Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Düsseldorf

country rank  46
world rank  752

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Founded in 1965, Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Düsseldorf (Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Düsseldorf (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), North Rhine-Westphalia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministerium für Innovation, Wissenschaft und Forschung des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen (Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia), Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Düsseldorf (HHUD) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Düsseldorf (HHUD) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 52 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Heinrich Heine University of Düsseldorf
Acronym HHUD
Founded 1965 Origins date back to 1907

University Location

Address Universitätsstrasse 1
Düsseldorf (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
40225 North Rhine-Westphalia
T +49 (211) 81 00
F +49 (211) 342229

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Universitaesstrasse 1
Duesseldorf 40225
+49 (211) 81 13480

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 3,500-3,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet Düsseldorf's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported



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Site last updated: Saturday, 10 March 2018