Germany Top Universities & Colleges

Hochschule Anhalt

country rank  163
world rank  2643

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking


Established in 1991, the Hochschule Anhalt (Anhalt University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Köthen (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Saxony-Anhalt. This institution also has a branch campus in Bernburg and Dessau. Officially recognized by the Ministerium für Bildung des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt (Ministry of Education of the State of Saxony-Anhalt), Hochschule Anhalt (HS Anhalt) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational German higher education institution. Hochschule Anhalt (HS Anhalt) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HS Anhalt also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Hochschule Anhalt's Control Typepublic


Hochschule Anhalt's Entity Typenon-profit


Hochschule Anhalt' Size by Total Enrollmentmedium-sized


Hochschule Anhalt's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) Anhalt University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HS Anhalt
Founded 1991

Search Engine

for programs, online courses, tuition fees, admission policy and requirements, acceptance rate, accreditation, facilities, services, affiliations or any other information you want to search and learn about Hochschule Anhalt.
Our search engine is powered by Google.

University Location

Address Bernburger Strasse 55
6366 Saxony-Anhalt
Hochschule Anhalt's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Hochschule Anhalt Phone Number +49 (3496) 67 1000
Hochschule Anhalt Fax Number +49 (3496) 67 1099
Other locations Bernburg and Dessau

Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Hochschule Anhalt's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Hochschule Anhalt's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

Click here to explore a list of or, if not available yet, search for them with our powered by Google. We are constantly adding university courses and programs worldwide with the cooperation of university representatives.

You can also explore our new A-Z Guide to 8,100 University Programs, Courses and Degrees to learn more about study outlines and typical duration, tuition ranges, career prospects, salary expectations of each course/program/degree.

Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Hochschule Anhalt's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Hochschule Anhalt.

Hochschule Anhalt: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
Not reported
0-999 US$
(0-910 Euro)
Not reported

Tip: search for Hochschule Anhalt's tuition fees with the uniRank Search Engine



Applying for admission is the first step towards achieving students' academic and career goals and accessing the many opportunities and resources that a university has to offer. Read our Introduction to University Admissions article to learn more.

Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Hochschule Anhalt's admission information.

Hochschule Anhalt's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Hochschule Anhalt's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Hochschule Anhalt a selective admission policy? None, open admission policy.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Hochschule Anhalt's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Hochschule Anhalt's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Hochschule Anhalt international students information:

  • Education and research have no boundaries, which is why Anhalt University of Applied Sciences offers international students the opportunity to pursue an excellent education.
  • At Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, students from 108 different nations come together. A total of 2,500 individuals of foreign origin study in Köthen, Dessau, or Bernburg.
  • The university provides social support services, meeting places, and special assistance to accompany international students on their journey towards graduation.

More information about the stay can be found

Hochschule Anhalt's Admission Office Admission Office

Bernburger Straße 55
Köthen 6366
(3471) 35 53 55 42 19

Tip: search for Hochschule Anhalt's admission policy with the uniRank Search Engine

Size and Profile


University size and profile can be important factors to consider when choosing a university or assessing its value. Here are some potential reasons why University size and profile can affect students when choosing a university.

Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Hochschule Anhalt.

Hochschule Anhalt's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Hochschule Anhalt has an enrollment range of 6,000-6,999 students making it a medium-sized institution.

Hochschule Anhalt's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 300-399 academic employees (Faculty).

Hochschule Anhalt's Control Type Control Type

Hochschule Anhalt is a public higher education institution.

Hochschule Anhalt's Entity Type Entity Type

Hochschule Anhalt is a non-profit higher education institution.

Hochschule Anhalt's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.

Hochschule Anhalt's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Hochschule Anhalt does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


What are the most common University facilities and services? Read our guide articles about University Facilities and University Services to learn more.

University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Hochschule Anhalt's main facilities:

Hochschule Anhalt's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Hochschule Anhalt's Library

Hochschule Anhalt library offerings include:

  • The university library, as the central organizational unit of the Anhalt University of Applied Sciences, with its three locations in Köthen, Dessau, and Bernburg, has the primary task of providing all university members with the best possible support in the areas of study, teaching, and research. It also serves as a resource for professional and general further education for all interested parties as a public institution.
  • The library's collection consists of various forms of publications, with media acquisition tailored to the current requirements of research and teaching, aligning with the preferences of the departments and the content of courses and study modules.
  • The university library offers access to approximately 350,000 mainly German and English language media, including textbooks, reference books, journals, standards, university publications, DVDs, eBooks, eJournals, and subject databases. It provides fully equipped user PC workstations, WLAN, individual workstations, group work areas, as well as printing and scanning facilities, making it an optimal learning location for students. Additionally, the library offers training courses on research, media, and information skills, along with guided tours and individual consultations.
  • The library also assists university members in publishing scholarly texts and provides advice on publishing scholarly publications.

Library Resources:

  • Number of physical books/volumes: 98,463
  • Number of physical media (CDs, DVDs, etc.): 1,782
  • Number of digital/electronic databases: 34 (licensed)
  • Number of digital/electronic media: 247,398

Hochschule Anhalt's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Hochschule Anhalt provides student housing options at all three of its campuses: Dessau, Bernburg, and Köthen. For more details about student dormitories at each campus, you can visit the following links:

  • Bernburg Campus Student Dormitories:
  • Dessau Campus Student Dormitories:
  • Köthen Campus Student Dormitories:

Hochschule Anhalt's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

Hochschule Anhalt sport activities and facilities include:

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Archery
  • Unicycling
  • Floorball
  • Fitness
  • Soccer
  • Gymnastics
  • Hip hop
  • Canoe
  • Skittles
  • Kickboxing
  • Climbing
  • Kung Fu
  • Self-defense
  • Spinning
  • Street dance
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Circuit training

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Hochschule Anhalt's main services:

Hochschule Anhalt's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Financial aids at Hochschule Anhalt:

The university offers various financial aid opportunities to its students:

  • Graduation & Social Commitment Scholarship: With funding from the German Federal Foreign Office, the university awards scholarships of up to 1,200 euros on behalf of the German Academic Exchange Service.
  • DAAD Scholarships: The German Academic Exchange Service provides a wide range of funding opportunities for international students. Students can explore available scholarships in the scholarship database.
  • Work and Internship: Students have the opportunity to gain work experience and earn money alongside their studies. It's advisable to seek employment related to their degree program, such as working as a student assistant at the university or in a company.
  • Germany Scholarship: Anhalt University of Applied Sciences has supported 304 scholarship recipients with the Deutschlandstipendium in the past seven years. This scholarship provides 300 euros per month for two semesters and is made possible through the contributions of dedicated sponsors.

For further information on financing your studies, please refer to

Hochschule Anhalt's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Hochschule Anhalt provides a range of exchange programs, including options like Erasmus, to allow students the chance to experience studying abroad. The International Office at the institution is dedicated to assisting students at every stage of the process, from initial idea to planning and successful implementation. More information about the International Office can be found at the following link:

Hochschule Anhalt's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Hochschule Anhalt's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

Not reported

Hochschule Anhalt's Career Services Career Services

Not reported

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Hochschule Anhalt's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Hochschule Anhalt is legally recognized and/or accredited by: Ministerium für Bildung des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt

Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

Not available; please use the Feedback/Error report form at the end of this page to submit a list of Hochschule Anhalt's official programmatic or specialized accreditations. If you are an official representative of this university you can also claim and update this entire university profile free of charge (UPDATE ALL).

Tip: search for Hochschule Anhalt's accreditations with the uniRank Search Engine

Memberships and Affiliations


University memberships and affiliations to external organizations can be important for several reasons... read our article about university affiliations and memberships to learn more.

Affiliations and Memberships

Not available; please use the Feedback/Error report form at the end of this page to submit a list of Hochschule Anhalt's official affiliations and memberships to higher education-related organizations. If you are an official representative of this university you can also claim and update this entire university profile free of charge (UPDATE ALL).

Academic Structure


Most higher education institutions' first-level academic divisions are, depending on the country, one of the following...

  • Colleges
  • Faculties
  • Schools
  • Institutes
  • Academies
  • Departments
  • Divisions
  • Centers

Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of disciplines and fields of study a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure.

Academic Structure

uniRank shows a structural diagram of the first-level academic divisions of the Hochschule Anhalt 's organizational structure; feel free to submit any relevant missing division.


Social Media


Social media can be a powerful tool for Universities to communicate with current students, alumni, faculty, staff and the wider community. But how can social media be important for prospective students? Read our article about the importance of Social Media for universities and prospective students to learn more.

Social Media

uniRank publishes brief reviews, rankings and metrics of some Hochschule Anhalt's social media channels as a starting point for comparison and an additional selection tool for potential applicants.

Facebook Facebook

Hochschule Anhalt's Facebook page review Hochschule Anhalt's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)

Hochschule Anhalt's X (formerly Twitter) page review Hochschule Anhalt's official Twitter page

YouTube YouTube

Hochschule Anhalt's YouTube channel review Hochschule Anhalt's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Hochschule Anhalt's Instagram page review Hochschule Anhalt's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Hochschule Anhalt's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


Free Online Courses

Open Education Global Open Education Global

This higher education institution is not a member of the Open Education Global (OEGlobal) organization that is developing, implementing and supporting free open education and free online courses. View a list of Open Education Global members by country.


Video Presentation

University Website

Related Resources

Feedback, Errors and Update

We appreciate your feedback and error reports. Hochschule Anhalt's official representatives can claim this institution and request to update this entire university profile free of charge by clicking on UPDATE ALL

Feedback / Error UPDATE ALL

Site last updated: Thursday, 5 October 2023

Featured Universities New

Unlock Your University's Global Potential: Spotlight Your Institution on UniRank for International Recognition. Feature your University here. Get in Touch Today. Discover More Information Without Any Obligation!

© uniRank since 2005