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 of Hamburg, which was founded in 1919, is Germany’s third-largest with over 40,000 students, 5000 of which are international. It has 6 faculties, in gorgeous buildings which are scattered throughout the city.
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
Why choose the University of Hamburg?
- Universität Hamburg is the largest institution for research and education in the north of Germany
- Universität Hamburg is committed to sustainability and all faculties have taken great strides towards sustainability in research and teaching
- 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