Kiel University of Applied Sciences is the largest university of applied sciences in Schleswig-Holstein, with more than 7,800 students and the second largest university in the state. The central location is the Dietrichsdorf district of the state capital of Kiel, and the field of external agriculture is located in Osterrönfeld near Rendsburg. Due to its size and broad range of subjects, the Kiel University of Applied Sciences has an outstanding, transregional significance. It is the only fully-fledged university in the country in terms of study opportunities.
Application-related research and development is the practice foundation for excellent teaching. That's why the Kiel University of Applied Sciences is involved in national and international research projects - publicly funded or in direct exchange with the regional economy.