Learn a language at TUHH

Welcome to the pages of the language offers at TUHH.

From language courses to language cafés: TUHH offers numerous opportunities to learn various foreign languages and German as a foreign language.

Language courses at TUHH

Overview of the language courses offered at TUHH according to groups of TUHH members as well as information on credit points.

Language Program in Cooperation with VHS

The Hamburger Volkshochschule offers courses in English, Chinese, French, Japanese, Italian, Swedish, Spanish, Arabic, German Sign Language and German as a Foreign Language on the campus on behalf of TUHH.

German as a foreign language

International students and employees of the TUHH can acquire and improve their German language skills at different levels.

German language courses for Students in international degree programs (with cooperation with IBH e.V.)

Each semester TUHH offers German language courses for students in international degree programs ( English-language Master's programs and the Bachelor's programme Engineering Science/Advanced Materials) on different levels.

Learning German for Refugee Students

Language offers for refugees interested in studying or continuing their studies at TUHH.

Culture, Literature and Science

This course is designed for international and German students and invites them to explore cultural aspects at the intersections of technology, natural sciences and humanities.

Language Cafés

Improve language skills in an informal atmosphere. An offer from students for students.

Please note that TUHH offers only language courses to its students. As an applicant please refer to this page


Kathrin Heuking
S5 International Office
  • International Office
Office Hours
Montag, 09:00 - 12:30 + Donnerstag, 13:00 - 15:00
Am Schwarzenberg-Campus 3 (E),
Building E, Room 0.058
Phone: +49 40 42878 3503