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14200
Students enrolled in this school.
2
Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
2
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

The Hochschule Niederrhein is one of the largest and top-performing universities for applied sciences in Germany. We open up perspectives, and with academic training that is geared to the future alongside problem-focused and transfer-oriented research, we ensure that our graduates are in demand in the labour market. Our approximately 80 Bachelor's and Master's degree programmes cover a broad spectrum of subjects and are tailored to the needs of the region. The Krefeld South campus is the seat of the faculties of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Mechanical and Process Engineering, Industrial Engineering, and Health Care. The faculties of Chemistry and Design are at home at the Krefeld West campus. Mönchengladbach is the seat of the Faculty of Business Administration and Economics, the largest faculty at the university, as well as the faculties of Food, Nutrition, and Hospitality Sciences, Applied Social Sciences, and Textile and Clothing Technology.

What are the admissions criteria?

Germany has changed their admissions requirements again, starting for the 2021-22 school year, and now accepts AP scores!  Students who want to apply to programs related to Humanities, Social Sciences, Law, and Economics need scores of 3+ in English. A foreign language that needs to be French, Spanish, Latin or German, Math or natural science which can be Calc, Bio, Chem, or both Physics C tests. In addition, I score in European History, American History, Computer Science, or Macro+Micro Economics. 

Students who want to apply for programs centered around Math, Science, and Technology need scores of 3+ in Math (specifically Calculus). Natural Science (Bio, Chem, or both Physics C tests). Language (French, Latin, German, Spanish, or English Lit or Lang/Comp). Addition score in European History, American History, Computer Science, or Macro+Micro Economics. 

Alternately, students with an IB diploma, an associate's degree, and 2 years of college credits (including specified courses) are also admissible

What is student life like?

Scholarships & Funding

Information on funding and financing is here.

Housing options.

The Studentenwerk Düsseldorf runs the student residences in Krefeld and Mönchengladbach. Rent for a room in one of the shared flats amounts to around €220–260 per month. Only when you have received your study place will you be able to apply online for a place in a student residence or dormitory.

Various private housing organizations also manage the following student residences: KrefeldMönchengladbach

Dining information

Additional notes.

Be sure to check out information on the Universities of Applied Sciences. 

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