Kiel University: Ranking & Review

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Kiel Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 20 217
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Total enrollment27,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$500

General info

Alternative namesCAU
Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
MottoPax optima rerum
Peace is the greatest good
AccreditationMinisterium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur des Landes Schleswig-Holstein
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
European Association for International Education EAIE
Academic structureFaculty of Agricultural and Nutritional Sciences
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Theology
Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences
Colorspurple, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio12
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressChristian-Albrechts-Platz 4
Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, 24118
Urbanization levelUrban
City population50,000 - 250,000
Phone+49 (431) 880 00
Fax+49 (431) 880 2072

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