Whether you're in Hamburg for a semester abroad or an entire degree programme ─ here's all you need to know as an international student.
New to Hamburg? Arrange your visa, learn German, register at the city authorities, get health insurance and open a bank account.
International Offices provide support and information to international students and scholars as well as local students and staff going abroad.
Learn where and how to get your foreign qualifications formally recognized by the Hamburg authorities.
Hamburg takes pride in its efforts to help refugees. Education is a high priority as it helps refugees to integrate into society smoothly.
The Studierendenwerk Hamburg is the first stop for all refugees interested in studying in Hamburg with questions related to financing.
The Technische Universität Hamburg Harburg’s ‘Camp to Campus’ initiative wants to help refugees get back into education.
Moving to Hamburg for your studies? Start looking for accommodation now, and inform yourself about flatshares and student residences.
Universität Hamburg aims to help refugees forced to discontinue their studies back into education with advice, information and classes.