Facts and Figures

The Hochschule Niederrhein (HN) has around 14.485 students, of which some 3042 are first-year students (as per Winter Semester 2017/18), making it one of the largest universities of applied sciences in Germany.

Today, the HN is a regional university with a national and international reputation. An above average proportion of women (51,2%) and foreigners (9,6%) are enrolled at the Hochschule Niederrhein. The foreign students come from some 100 countries.


The ten faculties at the Hochschule Niederrhein are located at the campus in Krefeld or in Mönchengladbach.


Campus Krefeld

  • Chemistry
  • Design
  • Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Mechanical and Process Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Health Care


Campus Mönchengladbach

  • Food, Nutrition and Hospitality Sciences
  • Applied Social Science
  • Textile and Clothing Technology
  • Business Administration and Economics