Costs and Financing your study in Hamburg
The good news is that the City of Hamburg subsidises degree programmes at Hamburg universities, so we do not charge tuition fees for national and international students (exceptions - professional Master's programmes (see below).
Living costs for Hamburg
Studying in Hamburg can still be expensive compared to living in your home country, so we would like to give you an overview of the costs that you should expect as a degree-seeking student, to help you plan and be prepared. The following are the approximate costs for one semester:
|Semester contribution||321.10 Euros *|
|Tuition fees||no tuition; exception professional Master programmes **|
|Health insurance (non-EU students only)||80-90 Euro/month|
|Accommodation||250 - 350 Euro/month|
|Living costs (depending on lifestyle)||300 - 500 Euro/month|
|Estimated total costs/semester||4,000 - 5,500 Euro|
* summer semester 2017.
You will have to provide proof of 720 Euro/month in order to get a residence permit for your studies.
Scholarships & Financial Aid
Hamburg University of Applied Sciences offers scholarships for its international students for academic merit and for the final semester thesis:
And if you get into financial difficulties we also have a small emergency financial aid programme.
For further options to finance your studies in Hamburg, you can also speak with Studierendenwerk Hamburg.
** exceptions: Master of Public Health (2.400 Euro/semester; MBA Social & Health Management (1,180 Euro/semester et. al).
Letzte Änderung: 09.12.16
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