Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences was founded on 1 May 2009 with the goal of providing young people from around the world with an innovative, international and interdisciplinary education. On its two campuses in Kleve and Kamp-Lintfort, located in the picturesque Lower Rhine region of Germany, Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences offers 25 bachelor’s and 10 master’s degree programmes spanning four faculties: Technology and Bionics, Life Sciences, Society and Economics, and Communication and Environment. Led by a dynamic staff of professors and lecturers, our degree programmes use a scientific, methodological and application-oriented approach to teaching and learning. Some 85 percent of our programmes are taught in English, attracting students – currently over 6,000 in total – from all over the world. With over 100 different nationalities represented at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, our students benefit from a rich intercultural exchange throughout the course of their studies. Through our small class sizes, state of the art facilities, quality research and teaching geared towards real-world career expectations, we strive to produce qualified and unique graduates who are well prepared to begin meaningful careers in Germany, Europe and around the world.
We strongly recommend that you make arrangements for accommodation in Kleve, Emmerich or Kamp-Lintfort before you arrive. The university does not have dormitories, but the Deutsche Studentenwerk or Student Service Organization in Düsseldorf has dorm style single rooms and double rooms for rent in Emmerich and Kamp-Lintfort.
Single rooms and double rooms are 230,- per month. Please note that there is a 2-months deposit. Availability at the dormitories of the Studentenwerk is limited. You may apply for a room online:
We offer different sports and sporting activities at our sites for all staff andstudents at the Rhine-Waal University.
The cities of Kleve, Emmerich and Kamp-Lintfort and the surrounding areas offer university members an especially interesting and appealing environment. The two regions unite natural scenic beauty with diverse cultural and leisure possibilities, and the potential for a wide-ranging student way of life. At the same time, both regions are near large urban centers in the Rhineland, allowing numerous large cities, each with its own special flair, to be reached from Kleve and Emmerich as well as from Kamp-Lintfort within 60 to 90 minutes of travel time.
As a result, students at Rhine-Waal University are offered the attractiveness of a fascinating natural setting with the benefits of close proximity to major urban areas. Characterized by a strong international focus, as expressed through collaborations with foreign universities and international companies, guests visiting from throughout the world, along with the orientation of the studies offered, the college where the Rhine and Waal Rivers meet is even more characterized by the studies offered in the English language. In this manner, academic studies at Rhine-Waal University prepare students for pursuits throughout the modern globalized world from the Lower Rhine to America, or even on to Asia.
Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences!
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.