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Table of figures

Here you will find the most important data of the OWL University of Applied Sciences and Arts in the areas of teaching, research and transfer, personnel as well as organisation and budget.

Students | Course offerings | Degrees

6,187 total students (winter semester 2021/22)

3,488 students at location Lemgo | 1,785 students at location Detmold | 914 students at location Höxter

40% female students

13% foreign students

31 Bachelor's degree programs | 21 Master's degree programs

1,527 first semester students (academic year 2021)

1,067 Bachelor's and Master's degrees (examination year 2021)

Research | Transfer

approx. 100 ongoing third-party funded projects with a volume of 16,6 million euro (financial year 2020)

46 cooperative doctorates completed (since 2011)

over 100 start-up consultations per year

7 start-up scholarships.NRW

Organization | Budget

3 locations - Detmold | Lemgo | Höxter

10 departments

5 university institutes

EUR 61,5 million budgetary volume
(Financial year 2020)

16.6 million euros in third-party funding
(Financial year 2020, including state funds raised through competition)

around 50,200 m² usable floor space
(without external surfaces)

Personnel

170 professors

312 employees in the scientific sector

262 employees in technology and administration

18 trainees | 11 vocational training professions