20 English Study Programs at TH Köln - Cologne University of Applied Sciences

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

TH Köln - Cologne University of Applied Sciences

17%
International students
University of applied sciences
Type
public
Status
26.000
Students

About the University

Technische Hochschule Köln – abbreviated as TH Köln – University of Applied Sciences – sees itself as University of Technology, Arts, Sciences. With its disciplinary and cultural diversity and openness, TH Köln’s activities are aimed on cultural and technological breakthroughs of high societal relevance; TH Köln contributes substantially to resolving social challenges. As a community of faculty and students we see ourselves as a learning organization forging new paths. For instance, TH Köln is one of the pioneers in the field of development and formation of concepts for higher education didactics.

Our subject range includes the fields of Applied Natural Sciences; Architecture and Construction; Information and Communication; Computer Science; Engineering; Culture; Society and Social Sciences as well as Business Studies. More than 90 degree programs are offered as full-time programs or in some cases as career-integrated or part time programs. As a place where research based learning and academic education take place, the university nurtures prospective scholars through cooperative dissertations. Annually, about 5,000 students take up their studies at TH Köln. Overall 26,000 students from about 120 different countries along with 430 professors and 1,400 staff employ their potential.

Research mainly focuses on future-related issues, including climate change, energy supply, health and food safety as well as demographic changes. While developing solution strategies for the most important questions of our time, researchers offer their professional expertise in interdisciplinary interaction. At the same time, they closely collaborate with local, national and international cooperation partners, including 290 international institutions of higher education. The university offers its researchers an attractive sphere of activity. The quality seal “HR Excellence in Research” awarded by the European Commission certifies that TH Köln meets international standards in the field of human resources development.
TH Köln also puts emphasis on quality in advanced academic training and promotes competencies as well as personal and professional development through a variety of programs offered to those who are interested in further education, to those who are currently working as well as to those who are returning to work.

TH Köln’s campuses are located in Cologne, Gummersbach and Leverkusen.

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

#136
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)
5% local admission restriction (local NC)
90% no admission restriction
5% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

20% directly at University
80% via Uni-Assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

6 (10 programs)

Minimum

72 (1 program)

Minimum

0 (6 programs)

Maximum

6.5 (3 programs)

Maximum

87 (2 programs)

Maximum

0 (6 programs)

IELTS Band

Minimum

6 (10 programs)

Maximum

6.5 (3 programs)

TOEFL Scores

Minimum

72 (1 program)

Maximum

87 (2 programs)

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

0 (6 programs)

Maximum

0 (6 programs)

Program Features

3-7 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Engineering

Master of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Beginning

Winter intake

80%

Summer intake

10%

Winter & Summer intake

10%

Location

TH Köln - Cologne University of Applied Sciences
the University has other campuses in:

1) Campus Cologne

2) Campus Gummersbach

3) Campus Leverkusen

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by TH Köln - Cologne University of Applied Sciences