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Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, German Class Status: 2 - sophomore, 3 - junior, 4 - senior, 5 - grad student
Housing Options: Apartment (shared), Apartment (single), Dormitory Area of Study: Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology, Physics
Program Type: Exchange Minimum GPA: 3.0
Recommended Program: Yes
Program Description:

USA Exchange in Hamburg, Germany



Exchange programs are international university partnerships with which USA has a special, reciprocal relationship. USA students are directly enrolled in the host university and students from the host university attend USA. ALL students participating on exchange programs pay USA tuition at the in-state rate, and will be billed directly through their PAWS account.

Full name:
Hamburg University of Applied Sciences
 
City and Country:
Hamburg, Germany
 
Location:
Hamburg
 
Size:
16,300 students
2,200 international students
 
Description of Campus:
Founded in 1970, the institution has an excellent reputation in many fields. The campus is the second largest university in Hamburg and has a cafeteria and five libraries.
 
Description of the Location:
Hamburg is Germany’s second largest city and is molded by its international port, aviation and media and by new technologies in renewable energies, information technology and life sciences. Top 10 most liveable cities in the world located in one of Europe’s most dynamic regions.
https://www.haw-hamburg.de/english/about-us.html
 
Relevant Majors:
Engineering
 
Semester available:
Spring or Academic Year
 
Start dates:
Winter semester: September-February
Summer semester: March-July
https://www.haw-hamburg.de/english/about-us/facts-figures-films/academic-calendar.html
 
Housing:
Halls of Residences (not run by University)
https://www.haw-hamburg.de/english/studyabroad/campus-services/accommodation.html
 
Visa requirement?
Depends on length of stay (students from USA do not need a visa for length of stay under 90 days)
https://www.haw-hamburg.de/english/studyabroad/visa-residence-permits.html
 
Language requirement:
No
 
Additional Info:
General Information
Courses Offered in English (note: Hamburg's "Summer Semester" is our "Spring Semester")
Costs & Funding
What Our Students Say

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018 04/30/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.