Donau-Universität Krems

Donau-Universität Krems Ranking

country rank: 13
world rank: 1697

University Overview

Donau-Universität Krems (Danube University Krems) is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the suburbs of the big town of Krems a der Donau (population range of 10,000-49,999 people) in Lower Austria, which was founded in 1994. Donau-Universität Krems (DUK) is a medium-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) coeducational Austrian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft and Forschung, sterreich (Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research). Donau-Universität Krems (DUK) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), as well as master degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Austrian higher-education school, which is 26 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance tests. With an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, this Austrian higher education institution is one of the least selective in the country. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. DUK also offers a library, lodging, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.

Donau-Universität Krems Ranking

University Identity

Name Donau-Universität Krems
Acronym DUK
Founded 1994
Motto Universität für Weiterbildung University for Continuing Education

University Location

Address Dr. Karl-Dorrek-Strasse 30 Krems an der Donau 3500 Lower Austria Austria
Tel +43 (2732) 893 0
Fax +43 (2732) 893 4000

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 17,500-20,000 US$ (12,900-14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office Dr. Karl-Dorrek-Strasse 30 Krems 3500 (2732) 893 2282

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 8,000-8,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

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