Folkwang University of the Arts Rankings

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In the World#3270 of 14178
In Europe#997 of 2794
In Germany#133 of 372
In North Rhine-Westphalia#24 of 65
In Essen#3 of 3

Quick Review

Enrollment
1,506
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Languages
German

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,644
Citations
188,332

Folkwang University of the Arts majors

by publication count

Physics
1,729
Chemistry
832
Materials science
533
Mathematics
455
Political science
335
Computer science
319
Philosophy
272
Engineering
158
Art
158
Psychology
91
Sociology
69
Business
51
Medicine
33
Economics
30
Biology
24
History
18
Environmental science
9
Geology
7
Geography
7

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Physics307121,567
Philosophy513508
History599355
Art864123
Mathematics9629,760
Chemistry124319,014
Political science1345480
Materials science14318,367
Computer science14745,182
Engineering19201,249
Sociology1967348
Psychology2610997
Economics2685210
Business3123152
Geology365419
Biology3756629
Environmental science400060
Medicine4154269
Geography49047

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199060769
199153699
199270802
199359803
199468791
1995611052
1996691026
1997691004
199863863
1999541057
2000891095
2001911190
20021061423
20031161417
20041211645
20051001605
20061311972
20071212104
20081752598
20091503839
20101913887
20112116380
20122389738
201326011396
201432311472
201538617959
201643620338
201734816651
201840214211
201932715238
202029313063

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Abitur); aptitude test
Academic CalendarOctober to September (October - February; April-September)
Enrollment1,506
Full time employee450
Student:staff ratio3:1

Tuition

Local studetns650 per semester (EUR)

Programs and Degrees

Bachelor's DegreeDance, Design, Music, Music Education, Photography, Theatre
MasterArt Education, Conducting, Dance, Design, Fine Arts, Jazz and Popular Music, Music Education, Music Theory and Composition, Musical Instruments, Musicology, Photography, Singing
PhDArt History, Design, Educational Sciences, Industrial Design, Music, Music Education, Musicology, Photography
HabilitationArt History, Design, Educational Sciences, Industrial Design, Music Education, Musicology

General info

Alternative namesFolkwang Universität der Künste
Founded1927
WikipediaFolkwang University of the Arts
AccreditationMinisterium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
MottoMusik, Theater, Tanz, Gestaltung, Wissenschaft
Music, Theatre, Dance, Design, Academic Studies

Location and Contacts

AddressKlemensborn 39
Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, 45239
Germany
City population583,000
Phone+49 (201) 49030
Fax+49 (201) 4903 288

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