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Katholische Hochschule Nordrhein-Westfalen
Abteilung Köln

Katholische Hochschule Nordrhein-Westfalen
Abteilung Köln

Wörthstraße 10
D-50668 Köln
Telephone: +49 221 7757-0

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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University of applied sciences, churchly
Year of foundation
Total number of Students
Students at this campus
Semester contribution
301.40 €
Tuition fees
There are no study fees.

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
Humanities, Languages
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
Other studies

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Teacher qualification degree
Pre-Bologna degrees
Other types of degrees

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

Locations: Aachen; Cologne; Münster; Paderborn; Stock: 265,501 printed volumes, of which 80,457 in Cologne; 619 printed journal subscriptions, 208 of which in Cologne, 16,167 e-journal subscriptions, 487,786 e-books, etc. and access to 92 databases.; Services: The university library is an internally and externally networked freely accessible library with four branch libraries at the university locations Aachen, Cologne, Münster and Paderborn. All printed and digital resources, including specialist databases, are recorded in nationwide, cooperative catalogues (HBZ (Association of University Libraries of North Rhine-Westphalia) catalogue, DBIS (database information system), EZB (electronic journals library), ZDB (journals database)). All students/university members can use these as well as the joint Catholic University of Applied Sciences online catalogue (OPAC) at all locations for research, ordering and borrowing.
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Foreign language center and courses

There is no foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, Arabic (English for Social Workers, Arabic as part of the “Summer School”).

Special features regarding university sports

The university does not have its own sports programme. Students attending the institution can participate in the university sports programme for Cologne (German Sport University Cologne, University of Cologne) Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. Possibility of additional university qualification “MOVEMENT & EXPERIENCE-ORIENTED SOCIAL WORK (BEO)” (30 CP, certificate course)
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