Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

Use of the job title social pedagogue and social worker as well as childhood pedagogue

Important notes

Documents required

Graduation certificate, originals or certified copies as well as their translation, subject list, proof of practical phases, confirmation of registration for Hamburg, proof of German language skills.

Please note

Social workers and social pedagogues as well as childhood pedagogues who have obtained their degree outside the Federal Republic of Germany can apply for state recognition in accordance with the 'Hamburg Law on the Recognition of Foreign Professional Qualifications (HmbABQG)'.

Procedure & Fees


The fees for a determination procedure are EUR 270.00. The fees for an adaptation course depend on the duration and scope of the fee schedule of the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences.

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Address and contact information


Hamburg University of Applied Sciences
Alexanderstraße 1 20099 Hamburg

Opening hours

Consultation hours after arrangement.

Facility info

Mensch in einem Rollstuhl Accessible

Public transport

U- / S-Bahn / Busses Berliner Tor, U1 Lohmühlenstraße

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