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HafenCity Universität Hamburg

HafenCity Universität Hamburg

Henning-Voscherau-Platz 1
D-20457 Hamburg
Telephone: +49 40 42827-2737
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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
340.00 €
Tuition fees
no data

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

The library is the central service facility for literature and information. The collection profile is based around the themes that make up the focus at HCU. Stock in print is available for immediate loan at a central location; Digital media offerings are constantly increasing. Through individual guidance and training for groups, the library provides assistance to the search for scientific resources. The library operates a theses server for electronic publications (open-access repository).
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Foreign language center and courses

There is no foreign language centre.

Special features regarding university sports

The university does not have its own sports programme. Students are allowed to participate in the program of university sports Hamburg, the central facility for the Hamburg universities. In Hamburg the university sports programme is a joint service of all the state and state-recognised higher education institutions. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. The central tasks of the university sports programme are: the promotion of sport, movement and health; Courses in popular and competitive sports; Social integration into life and work at higher education institutions, irrespective of origin, culture, ethnicity or gender; promotion of communication between members of the university across departmental & institutional boundaries. Every year, up to 1,400 sports courses, workshops, trips and competitions are organised for around 100 different types of sport.
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Last update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education


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