Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel Ranking

country rank: 24
world rank: 348

University Overview

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (Kiel University) was founded in 1665 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the tiny city of Kiel (population range of 50,000-249,999 people), Schleswig-Holstein. Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational German higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur des Landes Schleswig-Holstein (Ministry of Education, Science and Culture of Schleswig-Holstein). In a variety of fields of study, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel (CAU) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. CAU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services to students.

Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel Ranking

University Identity

Name Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel
Acronym CAU
Founded 1665
Motto Pax optima rerum Peace is the greatest good
Colours Purple and white

University Location

Address Christian-Albrechts-Platz 4 Kiel 24118 Schleswig-Holstein Germany
Tel +49 (431) 880 00
Fax +49 (431) 880 2072

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Westring 400 Kiel 24105 (431) 8 80 37 18

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) European Association for International Education (EAIE)

Social Media

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