University of Television and Film Munich Rankings

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#6752 of 14,160In the World
#1789 of 2,789In Europe
#260 of 370In Germany
#35 of 45In Bavaria
#8 of 10In Munchen

Quick Review

Enrollment
381
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Languages
German
Acceptance rate
29%*

* The University of Television and Film Munich 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 (Abitur)
Academic CalendarOctober to July (October - February; May-July)
Enrollment381
Full time employee75
Student:staff ratio5:1

Tuition

Undergraduate
Local students$500
International students$500

Programs and Degrees

Künstlerische AbschlussprüfungArt Criticism
Diplom (Univ)Cinema and Television, Film, Media Studies, Writing
PhDMedia Studies

University of Television and Film Munich alumni

  1. Roland Emmerich

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    Roland Emmerich
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in the University of Television and Film Munich
    Studied in 1977
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm directorfilm producerwriter
    Biography

    Roland Emmerich is a German film director, screenwriter and producer, widely known for his science fiction films. His films, most of which are English-language Hollywood productions, have made more than $3 billion worldwide, including just over $1 billion in the United States, making him the country's 15th-highest-grossing director of all time. He began his work in the film industry by directing the film The Noah's Ark Principle (1984) as part of his university thesis and also co-founded Centropolis Entertainment in 1985 with his sister. He is also known for directing the films such as Universal Soldier (1992), Stargate (1994), Independence Day (1996), Godzilla (1998), The Patriot (2000), The Day After Tomorrow (2004), 2012 (2009), and most recently, Midway (2019). He is a collector of art and an active campaigner for the LGBT community, and is openly gay.

  2. Wim Wenders

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    Wim Wenders
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Enrolled in the University of Television and Film Munich
    Studied in 1967-1970
    Occupations
    film directoractorphotographerscreenwriteruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Ernst Wilhelm "Wim" Wenders is a German filmmaker, playwright, author, and photographer. He is a major figure in New German Cinema. Among many honors, he has received three nominations for the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature: for Buena Vista Social Club (1999), about Cuban music culture; Pina (2011), about the contemporary dance choreographer Pina Bausch; and The Salt of the Earth (2014), about Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado.

  3. Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck

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    Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriterfilm producerfilm editor
    Biography

    Graf Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck is a German film director, best known for writing and directing the 2006 Oscar-winning dramatic thriller Das Leben der Anderen (The Lives of Others), the 2010 three time Golden Globe nominated romantic thriller The Tourist starring Angelina Jolie and Johnny Depp, and the two-time Oscar-nominated 2018 epic drama Never Look Away.

  4. Jeanette Hain

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    Jeanette Hain
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Enrolled in the University of Television and Film Munich
    Studied direction
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Jeanette Hain is a German film actress. She appeared in more than 90 film and television productions since 1990. Hein is perhaps best-known to international audiences as Ralph Fiennes' girlfriend in the Academy Award-winning film The Reader (2008).

General info

Alternative namesHFF München
Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München
Founded1966
AccreditationBayerisches Staatsministerium für Wissenschaft und Kunst

Location and Contacts

AddressBernd-Eichinger-Platz 1
München, Bavaria, 80333
Germany
City population1,472,000
Phone+49 (89) 68957 0
Fax+49 (89) 68957-9900

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