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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
There are no study fees.

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: The University of Hamburg library system includes the State and University Library (STABI), the libraries of the University of Hamburg and the Central Medical Library (ÄZB) of the University Medical Centre (UKE).; Stock: Total stock: 4,611,452; Books, journals, newspapers: 2,603,547; Other printed works : 111,296; Other non-electronic materials: 734,286; Electronic stock: 999,661 and many more.; Services: As a central library for Hamburg’s universities and the largest academic library in the Hamburg region, the State Library and University Library maintains a comprehensive information centre covering all areas of knowledge.; 858 user workspaces; 161 computer workstations; 40 work booths; Work space for students with disabilities and chronic illnesses, media library; Public access to the internet for students and staff of the University of Hamburg from their own notebooks; Photocopiers and scanners
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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, Portuguese, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Turkish,
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Special features regarding university sports

The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. In Hamburg the university sports programme is a joint service of all the state and state-recognised higher education institutions. The central tasks of the university sports centre are the promotion of sport, exercise and health, programmes in grass-roots and competitive sports, social integration in life and work at the universities irrespective of background, culture, ethnicity or gender, promotion of communication between the members of the university across departments and institutions.
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Last update 2024: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education

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