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Universität Hamburg

  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private


  • FOCUS Comprehensive


Universität Hamburg is the largest institution for research and education in the north of Germany. As one of the country's largest universities, we offer a diverse course spectrum and excellent research opportunities. The University boasts numerous interdisciplinary projects in a broad range of subjects and an extensive partner network with leading institutions on a regional, national and international scale. Besides Climate, Earth, Environment, further successful key research areas include: Matter and the Universe, Neurosciences, Multilingualism, Governance, Infection Research, Structural Biology as well as Heterogeneity and Education.

Universität Hamburg offers approximately 225 degree programs in the following eight faculties:

  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Business, Economics and Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Mathematics, Informatics and Natural Sciences
  • Faculty of Psychology and Human Movement Science
  • Faculty of Business Administration (Hamburg Business School)

Universität Hamburg also maintains several museums and collections, such as the Zoological Museum, theHerbarium Hamburgense, the Geological-Paleontological Musuem, the Botanical Gardens, and the Hamburg Sternwarte.

Universität Hamburg is committed to sustainability. All of our faculties have taken great strides towards sustainability in research and teaching.

  • 44.2
    Overall Score
  • 56.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 44
    Employer Reputation
  • 51.7
    Faculty Student
  • 23
    International Faculty
  • 26.6
    International Students
  • 63.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 89.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 53
    Employer Reputation
  • 72.5
    H-index Citations
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total

Number of students

Postgraduate 52%
Undergraduate 48%

Number of international students

Postgraduate 62%
Undergraduate 38%
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English Language Proficiency Requirements

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