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Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body
University, public
Year of foundation
Total number of Students
Students at this campus
Semester contribution
315.64 €
Tuition fees
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Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
Humanities, Languages
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
Other studies

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Teacher qualification degree
Pre-Bologna degrees
Other types of degrees

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling

Special features regarding the library

Locations: In addition to the main library, the university library also includes nine branch libraries and the university archive (with curator function).; Stock: Most of the stock of a total of six million media units is freely accessible.; Services: From its textbook collections to its special databases, the university library facilitates all teaching and research activities. It is based on current content, modern formats and innovative acquisition models. The broad range of webinars and training courses offered by the university library ranges from an initial, comprehensive introduction to the library, ‘UB kompakt online’, to introductions to the two literature-management programs Citavi and Endnote, to individual research coaching. People can also use the Actionbound app to familiarise themselves with the library locations in a playful and individual way.
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Foreign language center and courses

There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, French, German as a foreign language, Spanish, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Latin, Turkish, Arabic, German Sign Language, Czech, Hungarian.
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. Students can participate in the sports programme of the cooperating universities and universities of applied sciences in Berlin and Brandenburg. Participation is subject to fees. The university sports programme meets the steadily increasing demand, mainly for health sports courses, with an extensive range of specific courses. Sports: The university sports programme of the HU Berlin offers students and employees a broad range of courses. In addition to traditional sports such as football, volleyball or basketball, courses are also offered in trend sports such as Zumba, climbing or kickboxing.
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Last update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education


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