Fachhochschule Aachen

country rank  78
world rank  2016

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Founded in 1971, Fachhochschule Aachen (Aachen University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Aachen (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), North Rhine-Westphalia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Juelich. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia), Fachhochschule Aachen (FH Aachen) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Fachhochschule Aachen (FH Aachen) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 48 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 40-50% making this German higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Aachen University of Applied Sciences
Acronym FH Aachen
Founded 1971
Motto Praktisch gut. Theoretisch auch.
Good in practice. And in theory.
Colours Mint, white and black

University Location

Address Bayernallee 11
Aachen (population range: 250,000-499,999)
52066 North Rhine-Westphalia
Germany
T +49 (241) 6009 50
F +49 (241) 6009 51090
Other locations Juelich

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office Studierendensekretariat FH Aachen, Postfach 100560
Aachen 52005
+49 (241) 6009 51612
(241) 6009 51613

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 10,000-14,999
Academic Staff 700-799
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Fachhochschule Aachen's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen


Year of first Accreditation

1971

Memberships and Affiliations

  • European University Association
  • HochschulAllianz für Angewandte Wissenschaften (HAWtech)

Academic Structure

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