Folkwang Universität der Künste

country rank  189
world rank  4331

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University Overview

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 Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the state 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 91 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

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)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 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
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Klemensborn
Essen 45239
+49 (201) 4 90 30

Size and Profile

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

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen


Year of first Accreditation
1927

Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Wednesday, 21 March 2018