Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences: Statistics

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#2440 of 14,160In the World
#749 of 2,789In Europe
#94 of 370In Germany
#10 of 62In Baden-Wurttemberg
#684 of 1,002For Respiratory Therapy

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Enrollment
6,687
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Master
Languages
German
Acceptance rate
46%*

* The Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate (Fachhochschulreife)
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment6,687
Full time employee391
Student:staff ratio17:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,403
Citations
12,632

Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
428 / 4,869
Computer Science
319 / 2,270
Medicine
290 / 2,891
Physics
240 / 3,684
Chemistry
237 / 3,523
Materials Science
206 / 3,183
Business
108 / 508
Biology
89 / 1,637
Cardiology
77 / 448
Respiratory Therapy
73 / 524
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
72 / 701
Art & Design
60 / 422
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
57 / 373
Mathematics
51 / 363
Cyber Security
50 / 498
Optical Engineering
39 / 485
Human-Computer Interaction
38 / 132
Metallurgical Engineering
38 / 1,501
Project Management
37 / 174
Management Information Systems
36 / 179
Mechanical Engineering
35 / 405
Biomedical Engineering
33 / 471
Automation and Control engineering
32 / 86
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
30 / 248
Anesthesiology
29 / 573
Critical Care Nursing
28 / 226
Computer Vision
28 / 152
Data Science
27 / 260
Software Engineering
25 / 138
Blockchain and Cryptography
24 / 290
Web Design and Development
23 / 201
Nanotechnology
22 / 207
Pathology
20 / 492
Multimedia
20 / 73
Machine Learning
20 / 229
Psychology
18 / 51
Marketing
18 / 33
UX/UI Desgin
17 / 167
Surgery
16 / 196
Political Science
16 / 13

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199073
199110
199292
199343
19941118
19951544
1996759
19971564
1998965
1999627
2000863
2001541
2002062
2003861
2004972
2005381
200616101
200737135
200835177
200966234
201068376
201171452
201273626
201384742
201499790
201589901
2016971134
2017931094
20181261143
20191081332
20201591638

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students$500
International students$500

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++
Engineering | IT++
Maths | Natural Sciences++
Bachelor's DegreeBiology, Business and Commerce, Business Computing, Computer Science, E- Business/Commerce, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Engineering Management, Health Sciences, Industrial and Organizational Psychology, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, International Business, Management, Marketing, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Medical Technology, Music, Physical Therapy, Production Engineering, Psychology, Safety Engineering, Service Trades
MasterBioengineering, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Business Computing, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Data Processing, Design, Electronic Engineering, Health Administration, Industrial Engineering, Information Technology, International Business, Management, Measurement and Precision Engineering, Media Studies, Medical Technology, Safety Engineering, Sales Techniques

General info

Alternative namesHFU
Hochschule Furtwangen
Founded1971
AccreditationMinisterium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg
Academic structureFaculty of Business Administration and Engineering
Faculty of Business Information Systems
Faculty of Computer Science
Faculty of Digital Media
Faculty of Health, Safety and Society
HFU Business School
Faculty of Mechanical and Medical Engineering
Faculty of Medical and Life Sciences
Faculty of Industrial Technologies
Affiliations and membershipsInternational Organization of Lake Constance Universities (IBH)
Trinational Metropolitan Upper Rhine Region (TMO)
GATE-Germany
Skills Alliance in the Winner Region

Location and Contacts

AddressRobert-Gerwig-Platz 1
Furtwangen, Baden-Wurttemberg, 78120
Germany
City population9,000
Phone+49 (7723) 9200
Fax+49 (7723) 920 1109

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