Zwickau University of Applied Sciences Rankings

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Ranking Category
#7484 of 14,131 In the World
#1654 of 2,785 In Europe
#217 of 369 In Germany
#12 of 19 In Saxony
#1 of 2 In Zwickau

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Highest Degree
Acceptance rate

* The Zwickau University of Applied Sciences is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because the university has programs where applicants only need to meet admission requirements to enroll and don't necessarily compete 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 RequirementsTechnical training and secondary school certificate (Reifezeugnis)
Academic CalendarSeptember to July (September - January; February-July)


The tuition table for Zwickau University of Applied Sciences gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Program Tuition Cost (per semester)
Bachelor's Degree €1,500
Master's Degree €1,800
Doctoral Degree €2,000

All costs are in Euros (€).

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by Zwickau University of Applied Sciences.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes No
Biology No No No
Business Yes Yes No
Chemistry No No No
Computer Science Yes Yes No
Economics Yes Yes No
Engineering Yes Yes No
Environmental Science Yes Yes No
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes No
Mathematics No No No
Medicine No No No
Physics No No No
Psychology No No No
Bachelor's Degree Automotive Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Data Processing, Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Health Administration, Health Sciences, Information Technology, Instrument Making, International Business, Management, Microelectronics, Modern Languages, Physical Engineering, Textile Technology
Diplom (FH) Automotive Engineering, Building Technologies, Business Computing, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Management, Information Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Transport Engineering
Master Accountancy, Automotive Engineering, Business Administration, Chinese, Computer Science, Design, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Finance, German, Health Sciences, International Business, Management, Medical Technology, Nanotechnology, Production Engineering, Road Engineering, Sound Engineering (Acoustics), Taxation, Textile Technology, Transport Engineering, Transport Management

Notable alumni

  1. Anke Domscheit-Berg

    Anke Domscheit-Berg
    Born in
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    1968-.. (age 56)
    business consultantpolitician

    Anke Domscheit-Berg is a German politician and activist. She has been a member of the Bundestag since 2017, when she was elected on the party list of The Left, without being a party member. She joined the party in 2021 following her nomination to the top female position on the party election list in the state of Brandenburg. Previously, she was a member of the Pirate Party Germany and the Greens. She is married to Daniel Domscheit-Berg. In 2010 she received the Berliner Frauenpreis.

Zwickau University of Applied Sciences faculties and divisions

Faculty : Applied Arts Fine Arts
Faculty : Applied Languages and Intercultural Commmunication Chinese, English, French, Modern Languages, Spanish
Faculty : Architecture Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Town Planning
Faculty : Automotive and Mechanical Engineering Automotive Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Faculty : Automotive Engineering Automotive Engineering
Faculty : Economics Economics
Faculty : Electrical Engineering Electrical Engineering
Faculty : Health and Care Sciences Health Administration, Health Sciences
Faculty : Physical Engineering and Computer Science Computer Science, Physical Engineering

General information

Alternative names WHZ
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
Founded 1897
Accreditation ACQUIN
Motto Technology, Economics and Quality of Life

Location and contacts

Address P.O. Box 201037 Dr.-Friedrichs-Ring 2
Zwickau, 08012
City population 87,000

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