Catholic Private University Linz

country rank  53
world rank  6731

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University Overview

Founded in 1971, Katholische Privat-Universität Linz (Catholic Private University Linz) is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Linz (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Upper Austria. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Agentur für Qualitätssicherung und Akkreditierung Austria (Agency for Quality Assurance and Accreditation Austria), Katholische Privat-Universität Linz (KU Linz) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 250-499 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Catholic religion. Katholische Privat-Universität Linz (KU Linz) 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 higher education institution does not have a selective admission policy. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Catholic Private University Linz
Acronym KU Linz
Founded 1971 Origins date back to 1672. In 1971 the School of Philosophy and Theology Linz was renamed as College of Philosophy and Theology of the Diocese of Linz. The name was changed to Catholic Private University Linz in 2014.

University Location

Address Bethlehemstrasse 20
Linz (population range: 50,000-249,999)
4020 Upper Austria
T +43 (732) 7842 93
F +43 (732) 7842 934 155

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student Not reported 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 None
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Bethlehemstrasse 20
Linz 4020
+43 (732) 784293 4100

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 250-499
Academic Staff 50-99
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Catholic Christian-Catholic

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Catholic Private University Linz's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Agentur für Qualitätssicherung und Akkreditierung Austria

Year of first Accreditation


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Site last updated: Thursday, 30 July 2020