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HAW Hamburg

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Engineering & Computer Science, Life Sciences, Design, Media & Information, Business
& Social Sciences. Inter-disciplinary university teaching and practice-oriented research. An international university – Knowledge for Life.

  • 10 REASONS

    Scroll through to see the 10 reasons why our international students choose to study with us.

    We hope to see you in Hamburg.
  • 1. Expertise - made in Germany

    Whether in engineering, design, life sciences, social sciences, media or business we have an excellent reputation.

    We will pass on our expertise to you.
  • 2. No tuition fees

    For all Bachelor and most Master's programmes international student tuition is subsidized.

    We make studying more affordable for you.
  • 3. Beautiful city of Hamburg

    Hamburg is an international city on the water and is one of the Top 20 most liveable cities in the world.

    We are located in a beautiful place for you to live.
  • 4. Practice-oriented programmes

    What you learn in class you will apply in projects, lab work and internships in industry during your studies.

    We will prepare you for the real world.
  • 5. Academic scholarships

    We offer scholarships for Bachelor and Master students during your studies and for your thesis.

    We make it financially easier for you to study in Germany.
  • 6. Innovative city of Hamburg

    Hamburg is one of the most dynamic places in Europe with innovation clusters in many fields.

    We partner with the innovation clusters in teaching and research.

  • 7. weBuddy programme

    An orientation programme and friendly buddies make it easier to start in a new country.

    We will make you feel welcome and at home at our university.
  • 8. Industry experience in teaching

    Our professors have worked outside the university and bring with them years of industry experience.

    We bring the real world into your classroom.
  • 9. Peer-to-peer academic support

    Academic tutorials in small groups help our international students with difficult subjects.

    We will help you be a successful graduate.
  • 10. International community

    Over 2,000 international students from over 100 nations study at our university - in German and in English.

    We would like you to be part of this world.

Get your Bachelor or Master degree

Our practice-oriented programmes and our close links to industry in the innovative and dynamic city of Hamburg make the HAW Hamburg a great place to start your international career.

Bachelor applicants  
Master applicants 

Study a semester abroad in Germany

The beautiful city of Hamburg and HAW Hamburg's fun international student community will welcome you and our practice-oriented programmes will give you a new angle on your studies.

Find out more about study abroad

Letzte Änderung: 05.07.17

An die Redaktion

Hamburg University
of Applied Sciences

(HAW Hamburg)
Berliner Tor 5
20099 Hamburg

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