Your Bachelor's or Master's studies at TU Hamburg: Applications are open until July 15.

Welcome to Hamburg and TUHH!

Hamburg is a many-sided city that is worth living in, Germany’s largest seaport, the city with the most bridges in Europe, and the Gateway to the World.

Hamburg is Hagenbeck’s Zoo, the Reeperbahn, the Speicherstadt and the Hafencity, the Alster Lake and the Elbe River, the Stadtpark.

In short, Hamburg is big and colorful, simply the right place to study!

Getting to know Hamburg

Newcomers Reception at the Hamburg City Hall

The Hamburg- City- Hall organises- every year in January- a traditional reception for newcomers and invites all international students new to Hamburg! Joining the event is a great opportunity to get to know the senator Katharina Fegebank personally, to catch up with fellow international students from Hamburgs universities and to exchange views and experiences.
More Information at the TUHH International Office.

The Newcomers Program of the Hamburg Welcome Center

The Hamburg Welcome Center is designed to help new citizens abroad and offers a special program with guided tours through the city. The participation is free of charge.

Would you like to join? For detailed information and registration please contact: newcomers(at)

Celebrating Christmas with a Hamburg host family

You do not have any plans for Christmas yet and would like to confront the German Christmas tradition and make new contacts? The special program of the Studierendenwerk Hamburg can make it real and give you the possibility to spend Christmas with a Hamburg host family.

Interested? Just get registered by writing an Email to: weihnachtsgast(at)studierendenwerk-hamburg(dot)de

Facts worth knowing about your new university

"Technology for Humanity" has been the guiding principle of the TUHH since it was founded in 1978. Read more about TUHH's profile here.


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