Technical University of Cologne

Kln, Germany
Technische Hochschule Kln abbreviated as TH Kln University of Applied Sciences sees itself as University of Technology, Arts, Sciences. With its disciplinary and cultural diversity and openness, TH Klns activities are aimed on cultural and technological breakthroughs of high societal relevance; TH Kln contributes substantially to resolving social challenges.



Cologne University of Applied Sciences was founded in 1971 as a fusion of renowned predecessor institutions. In September 2015, Cologne University of Applied Sciences became TH Köln - Technology, Arts, Sciences.


TH Köln aims to deliver an education with practical relevance: our academic activities have a strong - if not exclusive - focus on professional qualifications through applied research and development. Due to our proximity to professional reality and application-oriented research, our institution is perfectly suited to offer further academic qualifications and support for lifelong learning activities. 


TH Köln - University of Applied Sciences is a research-intensive university actively engaging in a variety of research activities. We cooperate with universities and other research institutions on a national and international level, as state-of-the-art research thrives on the exchange of expertise transcending institutional and geographic borders.

Master's Programmes


Student services

The International Office provides advice and support for international students on all aspects related to studying at TH Köln - University of Applied Sciences. We also inform German students about going abroad for a university semester or an internship and about potential ways of funding their stay.

ICT services

Cameras, audio-recorders, and personal response systems are just a few of the devices that can be employed in media-supported teaching. Our center for media production not only rents out media equipment but also produces media content tailored to your individual needs and teaching purposes.

Student Life

Campus life

Faculties and services on Deutz Campus

  • Faculty of Architecture
  • Faculty of Civil Engineering and Environmental Technology
  • Faculty of Information, Media and Electrical Engineering
  • Faculty of Automotive Systems and Production
  • Faculty of Process Engineering, Energy and Mechanical Systems
  • Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics