Folkwang Universität der Künste

country rank  177
world rank  4571

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Founded in 1927, Folkwang Universität der Künste (Folkwang University of the Arts) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Essen (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), North Rhine-Westphalia. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Duisburg, Bochum, Dortmund. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry of Culture and Science of North Rhine-Westphalia), Folkwang Universität der Künste is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Folkwang Universität der Künste 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 92 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name Folkwang University of the Arts
Acronym
Founded 1927
Motto Musik, Theater, Tanz, Gestaltung, Wissenschaft
Music, Theatre, Dance, Design, Academic Studies

University Location

Address Klemensborn 39
Essen (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
45239 North Rhine-Westphalia
Germany
T +49 (201) 49030
F +49 (201) 4903 288
Other locations Duisburg, Bochum, Dortmund

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Klemensborn
Essen 45239
+49 (201) 4 90 30

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministerium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen


Year of first Accreditation

1927

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Monday, 5 August 2019