Ludwigsburg University

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Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg (Ludwigsburg University of Education)
Established 1962
Students ca. 4,900
Location Ludwigsburg, Germany, Germany

The Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg is an institution of higher education in Ludwigsburg, Germany. Pädagogische Hochschule is usually translated into English as University of Education. The university trains educators for primary education, Hauptschule, Realschule, and special education. Enrollment currently stands at almost 5000 students.

The present day institution grew out of the Pedagogical Institute Stuttgart, founded in 1946, which became a Pädagogische Hochschule in 1962 and was moved to Ludwigsburg in 1966. The Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg is now one of six Pädagogische Hochschulen in the state of Baden-Württemberg.

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Coordinates: 48°54′35″N 9°10′59″E / 48.9098°N 9.1831°E / 48.9098; 9.1831