University of Munster: Ranking & Review

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Münster Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 13 173
Top 2%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate15%
Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment42,500
Academic calendarSemesters


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

General info

Alternative namesWWU
University of Münster
Westfälische Wilhelms-Universitat Münster
AccreditationMinisterium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
German U15
Academic structureDepartment of Protestant Theology
Department of Roman Catholic Theology
Department of Law
Department of Economics
Department of Medicine
Department of Education and Social Studies
Department of Psychology and Sport Studies
Department of History/Philosophy
Department of Philologies
Department of Mathematics and Computer Sciences
Department of Physics
Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy
Department of Biology
Department of Geosciences
Department of Music
Colorsral 9004, ral 5021
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio6
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressSchlossplatz 2
Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, 48149
Urbanization levelUrban
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone+49 (251) 83 0
Fax+49 (251) 83 24831

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