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University Overview

Founded in 1972, Helmut-Schmidt-Universität (University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg) is a for-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Hamburg (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Behörde für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Gleichstellung, Hamburg (Authority for Science, Research and Equality, Hamburg), Helmut-Schmidt-Universität (HSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Helmut-Schmidt-Universität (HSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 47 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations.

University Identity

University Location

Address Holstenhofweg 85
Hamburg (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
22043 Hamburg
T +49 (40) 6541 1
F +49 (40) 6541 2702

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 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 entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Holstenhofweg 85
Hamburg 22043

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 700-799
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Trimesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Helmut-Schmidt-Universität's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Behörde für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Gleichstellung, Hamburg

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Online Courses

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