Ranks 3rd among universities in Koln with an acceptance rate of 45%. Anant Patel, University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld Dr. Katja Simons, Campus OWL Dr. rer. The University of Cologne is a German Excellence University Founded in 1971, Technische Hochschule Köln (Cologne University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Köln (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), North Rhine-Westphalia. CODE University of Applied Sciences Berlin, Germany 3 study programmes ... the University of Cologne has been a center of science and scholarship in Europe. Rankings. Studying at TH Köln/University of Applied Sciences is learning through projects that awaken students’ curiosity and stimulate sustainable learning processes. Expand your horizons at the ITT at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences. More