Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

University of Applied Sciences




With over 13,000 students, Hamburg University of Applied Sciences is the second largest institution of higher education in the Hamburg region and one of the largest of its kind (university of applied sciences) in Germany. Though founded in 1970, its roots go back to the 18th century.

The University offers a wide range of degree programmes within its four faculties: Engineering & Computer Science, Life Sciences, Design, Media & Information, Business & Social Sciences. Most of its students are enrolled in engineering programmes

1,600 international students study at Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (14 % of all students), representing over 100 nations

Courses offered through English


The halls of residence in Hamburg are run by an independent agency that sources affordable accommodation for students. Generally, students have their own room in an apartment which they share with other students.The monthly rent for a room in hall starts atᅠroughly EURᅠ200