5 English Study Programs at OWL University of Applied Sciences

All important info for international students in Germany (2020/2021)

OWL University of Applied Sciences

12%
International students
University of applied sciences
Type
public
Status
6.700
Students

About the University

Four sites – one university

Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences's goal is to tackle complex problems and global challenges and work to ensure that knowledge and innovations benefit society. We provide education and research in engineering, economics and management, life science technologies, design and construction. Almost 6,700 students, 174 professors and 527 employees are based at our campuses in Lemgo, Detmold, and Höxter.

Each campus is characterized by its courses of study:
- Lemgo is home to the classic engineering disciplines, supplemented by one-of-a-kind courses such as Media Production, Wood Technology and Food Technology.
- Detmold focuses on disciplines involving construction and design.
- Höxter has made a name for itself as a campus dedicated to ecological aspects in engineering.
- Study programs at Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences prepare students for the world of work from the word go. Practice orientation is the hallmark of studying at universities of applied sciences. At Ostwestfalen-Lippe University, scientific knowledge and methods are conveyed and applied in the numerous well equipped labs and institutes. Thanks to our close cooperation with industry, it is commonplace for our students to carry out work placements and prepare theses in companies. Studies are rounded off by practical semesters.

In the field of research and technology OWL UAS has two main profile areas: life science technology and industrial IT. The Institute Industrial IT (inIT) carries out research in the field of industrial informatics and industrial automation for cyber-physical systems. The InIT is located in a science to business center (Centrum Industrial IT) on the Innovation Campus Lemgo, where more than 200 engineers from companies and research institutes are working in the field of industrial IT.

The university’s excellent contact to the local industry and businesses is the basis for innovative study programs and successful research collaborations. Thanks to the excellent education of our graduates and the close cooperation, Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences has become an essential and indispensable part of the economic region.

Facts and figures
Students: 6,600
Professors: 171
Teaching and administrative staff: over 520
Trainees: 57
Budget in 2015: € 36 M, Third-Party Funds: € 10 M

International Rankings

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Times Higher Education Ranking
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Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
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QS World University Rankings

National Rankings

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Humboldt Ranking
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DFG-Ranking

Tuition fees

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2020/2021

Summer Semester 2021

Open Programs

No Programs open for application

2 Programs open for application

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
40% local admission restriction (local NC)
60% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

0% directly at University
100% via Uni-Assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

6.5 (3 programs)

Minimum

79 (3 programs)

Minimum

0 (3 programs)

Maximum

6.5 (3 programs)

Maximum

79 (3 programs)

Maximum

0 (3 programs)

IELTS Band

Minimum

6.5 (3 programs)

Maximum

6.5 (3 programs)

TOEFL Scores

Minimum

79 (3 programs)

Maximum

79 (3 programs)

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

0 (3 programs)

Maximum

0 (3 programs)

Program Features

3-8 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Engineering

Master of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

40%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

60%

Location

OWL University of Applied Sciences

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by OWL University of Applied Sciences