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Why choose Humboldt University of Berlin?

  1. The university has been associated with 40 Nobel Prize winners and is considered one of the most prestigious universities in Europe.
  2. The Times Higher Education World University Ranking 2019 listed Humboldt University as the 69th best university in the world.
  3. Notable alumni and lecturers have included Albert Einstein, Karl Marx, Otto von Bismarck, Max Planck, Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm and Angela Davis.


Quick Facts:

Location: Berlin, Germany

City Population: 3.4 million

University Population: 30,000

Climate: Berlin has a marine west coast climate that is mild with no dry season, warm summers and moderate seasonality

Nearest airport: Berlin Tegel Airport



Recognised as a 'University of Excellence', Humboldt University is located in Berlin, Germany's thriving and lively capital city. The university is divided in to three main campuses: Campus Aldershof, Campus Mitte and Campus Nord. Humboldt University provides a wide range of extra-curricular activities, with over 100 different sports practices offered and a broad selection of language courses provided - including German languages courses for international students.