Hochschule Harz

country rank  195
world rank  4861

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University Overview

Founded in 1991, Hochschule Harz (Hochschule Harz University of Applied Sciences) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Wernigerode (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Saxony-Anhalt. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Halberstadt. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kultusministerium des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt (Ministry of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Land of Sachsen-Anhalt), Hochschule Harz (HSH) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Hochschule Harz (HSH) 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 in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 27 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name Hochschule Harz University of Applied Sciences
Acronym HSH
Founded 1991

University Location

Address Friedrichstrasse 57-59
Wernigerode (population range: 10,000-49,999)
38855 Saxony-Anhalt
T +49 (3943) 659 150
F +49 (3943) 659 155
Other locations Halberstadt

Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
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 students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Friedrichstrasse 57 -59
Wernigerode 38855
+49 (3943) 659 150

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Hochschule Harz's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Kultusministerium des Landes Sachsen-Anhalt


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018