Country Germany
City Paderborn
Bachelor (foreigners)10,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)10,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)11,916 USD/year.
Master (citizens)14,895 USD/year.
Cost of living $644-1,243 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 60%
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General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1993
Abbreviation FHDW
Teachers 99
Students 999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Rural
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
• Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
International rankings
Alternative title
old Fachhochschulen der Wirtschaft
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FHDW - University of Applied Sciences (FHDW) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Germany. In 1993 FHDW opened its door to students. In order to get the students away from distractions and temptations of cities FHDW - University of Applied Sciences constructed its campus outside Paderborn where students can focus solely on their studies. FHDW - University of Applied Sciences is one of the best universities in Germany, taking its rightful place among the top 5 educational institutions of the country. Despite being one of the youngest universities of Germany, FHDW - University of Applied Sciences ranks high in international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission is based on the results of the examinations. The chances of successful admission are very high as 60 percent of applicants get enrolled but that number may vary depending on the faculty. The academic year is traditionally consists of semesters. The cost of tuition for the bachelor’s programs is around 10,000 USD per year. A master’s degree of FHDW will cost a student a significant sum of 10,000 USD per year. Is among the educational institutions that allow the students to enroll in online programs. For more accurate information regarding FHDW tuition fees please visit the official website of the university

The composition of the university. FHDW - University of Applied Sciences belongs to small universities, with a capacity of only 1000 students. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. The education is conducted by 99 teachers and professors. The university offers international student exchange programs, made possible by the vast network of partner educational institutions and companies. The university social media pages cover student life, recent events and more: Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of FHDW. The university has a functioning library.
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