Karlsruher Institut für Technologie

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world rank  237

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University Overview

Established in 2009, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Karlsruhe (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Baden-Wurttemberg. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg (Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Württemberg), Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 8 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 20-30% making this German higher education organization a very selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. KIT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Acronym KIT
Founded 2009 Fridericiana Polytechnic: 1825 TU Karlsruhe: 1865

University Location

Address Kaiserstrasse 12
Karlsruhe (population range: 250,000-499,999)
76131 Baden-Wurttemberg
Germany
T +49 (721) 608 0
F +49 (721) 608 44290

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 20-30%
Admission Office Kaiserstrasse 12
Karlsruhe 76128
+49 (721) 608 44911

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range over-5,000
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Karlsruher Institut für Technologie's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg


Year of first Accreditation
1825


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • TU9 German Institutes of Technology e. V. (TU9)
  • Consortium Linking Universities of Science and Technology for Education and Re

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018