Universities in Cologne
Cologne has today 11 universities. It is thereby one of the three gössten university cities in Germany. In direct neighbourhood, in Brühl (Rhine country), still two further universities are settled, which orient themselves also toward Cologne. There is nearly nothing that one cannot study in Cologne. Thereby the field of the political sciences is particularly strong and variously. Certainly Cologne is coined/shaped as multi-cultural city also by the fact that about 10% are the inhabitant student. Some universities are singular and have completely Germany as catchment area. Cologne as attractive city and the various and specialized study offer of the Cologne universities attract beyond that also many studying and graduate students also from the foreign country.
Germany far premium ore is the university radio Kölncampus, in which studying all Cologne universities participate.
- the largest university of Germany is the university to Cologne. The 1388, thus in 14. Century, of the advice of the city Cologne created university was closed 1798 by the Frenchmen and established after the First World War , 1919, by that city again.
- The professional school Cologne resulted 1971 from union of several Technical High Schools and schools of engineering and is today the largest professional school of Germany. Since 1995 also the former “professional school for library and documentation nature” belongs to, which were created 1949 as “librarian Lehrinstiut of the country North-Rhine/Westphalia” and 1982 were converted into a professional school.
- The private Rheini professional school Cologne developed 1971 from the 1958 of Dr. Gottfried Päffgen created Rheini school of engineering. The city Cologne could the full specialized spectrum planned for professional schools for the time of the transformation of the higher Technical High Schools in (specialized) universities no own training enterprise for Maschinenwesen offer, wanted however cover. Therefore the Rheini school of engineering was supported accordingly during the transformation by the country North-Rhine/Westphalia, so that the then university framework law could be fulfilled. She developed the ranges economics, right and media since center of the 90's fully. Beyond that it offers some innovative structure courses of studies.
- The only sport university of Germany is the German sport university Cologne. It was created 1947 and continues the tradition of the “German university for Leibesübungen Berlin”.
- The university for music Cologne is one of the largest and most steeped in tradition colleges of music of Germany. Based in 19. Century, was it from 1972 to 1987 part of the “university for music Rhine country”. Since that time it carries for its current names. Some mechanisms of this university are also in Aachen and Wuppertal.
- The academy of art for media Cologne is since 1990/1994 the only academy of art for all audiovisual media in Germany.
- The catholic professional school North Rhine-Westphalia was created 1971 from 14 higher technical schools for social work , Sozialpädagogik and Heilpädagogik as well as Institut for Religionspädagogik. It carried of the catholic ore - and/or dioceses Aachen, meal, Cologne, Münster and Paderborn. Smaller departments are in Aachen, Münster and Paderborn.
- The professional school for public administration North Rhine-Westphalia. This university is accessible only for officials in the land or Komunaldienst.
- (Only) the professional school of the federation for public administration (since 1979) put its seat of Cologne in the close Brühl (Rhine country ). It forms approx. 5500 officials out.
- Again the small European professional school EUFH GmbH linked with the regional economy in Brühl, which - that is new for the region, is also close - offers economiceconomics binary, i.e. connected with practice, courses of studies with the conclusion to diploma purchase woman/Diplomkaufmann.
- In Cologne study centers - partly in co-operation with the professional school Cologne and the Bavarian AG different diploma - courses of studies are offered to the professional school for economics & management.
- The Cologne Business School (CBS) is a private of the FIBAA accredited university for management, which offers three-year Bachelor courses of studies in European, to Asian Pacific, Media and Tourism management in connection with two foreign languages. For structure courses of studies (MBA) it cooperates with foreign universities.
- International film school Cologne. This in the year 2001 created private university offers three-year training programmes within the ranges to direction, film production and film script , at whose end a Bachelor - conclusion stands. Besides one year's training further programs within other ranges are offered as for instance film cut , animation and more.
- Europe professional school Fresenius Cologne is a branch office Europes professional school Fresenius, which was opened in the winter semester 2003/ 2004. It is a nationally recognized, private university in free working group, which offers Bachelor courses of studies in operating, medium, health economy as well as commercial law and restaurant economics in Cologne.
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