University of Wuppertal: Ranking & Review

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Wuppertal Rank Germany Rank World Rank
1 51 586
Top 4%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment12,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students$500$500
International students$500$30,000

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 namesBUW
Bergische Universität Wuppertal
AccreditationMinisterium für Kultur und Wissenschaft des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen
Affiliations and membershipsEuropean University Association EUA
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst DAAD
Academic structureFaculty of Humanities
Faculty of Business and Economics / Schumpeter School of Business and Economics
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural
Faculty of Architecture, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Safety Engineering
Faculty of Electrical, Information and Media Engineering
Faculty of Art and Design
Faculty of Educational and Social Sciences
School of Education
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff1,250
Student/staff ratio10
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressGauss-Strasse 20
Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, 42119
Urbanization levelUrban
City population250,000 - 500,000
Phone+49 (202) 439 2181
Fax+49 (202) 439 3856

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