Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Ranking

country rank: 8
world rank: 180

University Overview

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (Humboldt University of Berlin) was founded in 1809 and is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in Berlin’s metropolitan environment (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU Berlin) is a large (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational German higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Senatskanzlei Wissenschaft und Forschung, Berlin (Senate Chancellery for Science and Research, Berlin). In a variety of fields of study, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (HU Berlin) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees like as bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 211-year-old German university maintains a rigorous admissions process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services at HU Berlin.

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin Ranking

University Identity

Name Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Acronym HU Berlin
Founded 1809
Motto Universitas litterarum The Entity of Sciences
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Unter den Linden 6 Berlin 10099 Berlin Germany
Tel +49 (30) 2093 0
Fax +49 (30) 2093 2770

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Unter den Linden 6 Berlin 10099 (30) 2093 2951

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Yes


Memberships and Affiliations

European University Association (EUA)

Social Media

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