Leibniz Universität Hannover

country rank  25
world rank  415

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University Overview

Established in 1831, Leibniz Universität Hannover (Leibniz University of Hanover) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Hannover (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Lower Saxony. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur (Ministry for Science and Culture of Lower Saxony), Leibniz Universität Hannover (LUH) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Leibniz Universität Hannover (LUH) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as 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 187 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. LUH also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name Leibniz University of Hanover
Acronym LUH
Founded 1831
Motto Mit Wissen Zukunft gestalten
Shaping the Future with Knowledge
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Welfengarten 1
Hannover (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
30167 Lower Saxony
Germany
T +49 (511) 762 0
F +49 (511) 762 3456

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 entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Welfengarten 1
Hannover 30167
+49 (18) 537 000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,000-2,499
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Leibniz Universität Hannover'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

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Niedersächsisches Ministerium für Wissenschaft und Kultur


Year of first Accreditation
2000


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Zentrale Evaluations- und Akkreditierungsagentur (ZEVA)

Affiliations

  • European University Association (EUA)
  • Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
  • TU9 German Institutes of Technology e. V. (TU9)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018