Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz Ranking

country rank: 5
world rank: 645

University Overview

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz (University of Graz) is a non-profit public higher-education institution in Graz, Styria, founded in 1585. It is situated in the urban context of the middle city of Graz (population range of 250,000-499,999 persons). Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz (KFU Graz) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 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). In a variety of fields of study, Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz (KFU Graz) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 435-year-old Austrian university has a strict admissions strategy based on entrance tests. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to 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 at KFU Graz.

Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz Ranking

University Identity

Name Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz
Acronym KFU Graz
Founded 1585
Motto We work for tomorrow

University Location

Address Universitaetsplatz 3 Graz 8010 Styria Austria
Tel +43 (316) 380 0
Fax +43 (316) 380 9140

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 Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Universitaetsplatz 3 Graz 8010 (316) 380 2192 (316) 380 1066

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
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 Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA) Coimbra Group Utrecht Network Universities Austria (uniko) European University Continuing Education Network (EUCEN) International Association of Universities (IAU)

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