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Why choose the University of Hamburg?

  1. Universität Hamburg is the largest institution for research and education in the north of Germany
  2. Universität Hamburg is committed to sustainability and all faculties have taken great strides towards sustainability in research and teaching
  3. The university also maintains several museums and collections, such as the Zoological Museum, the Herbarium Hamburgense, the Geological-Paleontological Musuem, the Botanical Gardens, and the Hamburg Sternwarte


Quick Facts:

Location: Hamburg, Germany

City Population: 1.7 million

University Population: 41,200 students

Climate: Hamburg has an oceanic climate, influenced by its proximity to the coast

Nearest airport: Hamburg Airport



Hamburg is a beautiful major port city in northern Germany, which is crossed by hundreds of canals and also contains large areas of parkland. The university, which was founded in 1919, is the third-largest in Germany with over 40,000 students, 5,000 of which are international. It has six faculties in gorgeous buildings which are scattered throughout the city.