Bauhaus University Weimar

Local nameBauhaus-Universität Weimar
LocationWeimar, Germany

The Bauhaus-Universität Weimar is a university located in Weimar, Germany, and specializes in the artistic and technical fields. Established in 1860 as the Great Ducal Saxon Art School, it gained collegiate status on 3 June 1910. In 1919 the school was renamed Bauhaus by its new director Walter Gropius and it received its present name in 1996. Approximately 4,000 students are enrolled at the university today.

In 2010 the Bauhaus-Universität Weimar commemorated its 150th anniversary as an art school and college in Weimar.

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Address Geschwister-Scholl-Strasse 8, 99423 Weimar, Germany

Coordinates 50°58'35.752" N 11°19'38.405" E

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