University of Applied Sciences of Northwestern Switzerland: Ranking & Review

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Brugg Rank Switzerland Rank World Rank
1 10 660
Top 4%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate75%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment7,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$1,750$18,750
International students$1,750$18,750

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-++-

General info

Alternative namesFHNW
Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz
Haute École spécialisée du Nord-Ouest de la Suisse
AccreditationStaatssekretariat für Bildung, Forschung und Innovation, Schweiz
Affiliations and membershipsSwiss University Conference SUC
Academic structureSchool of Applied Psychology
School of Business
School of Education
School of Engineering
School of Life Sciences
School of Social Work
Academy of Art and Design
School of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics
Academy of Music
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,750
Student/staff ratio4
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressSchulthess-Allee 1
Brugg, Aargau, 5210
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population2,500 - 10,000
Phone+41 (56) 202 7700
Fax+41 (56) 462 4748

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