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Psychology, Department

Lebenswissenschaftliche Fakultät at the HU Berlin

Institut für Psychologie

  • Rudower Chaussee 18
  • 12489 Berlin
  • Phone: +49 30 2093-9340
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Basic information

Total number of students 1,190 *
Number of master degree students 300

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 7/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 81.8 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 64.1 %

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 3/9 points
International orientation, master's 1/9 points
Outgoing students 1.0 %


Publications per academic 7.3
Citations per publication 3.6
Third party funds per academic 73.1 T€
Doctorates per professor 3.2

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.2
Support in studies 2.2
Courses offered 2.9
Study organisation 2.1
Exams 2.3
Research orientation 1.9
Job market preparation 2.7
Support for stays abroad 2.2
Rooms 1.8
Library 1.9
IT-infrastructure 2.0
Overall study situation 2.2

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support 2.6
Support in studies 2.8
Courses offered 3.1
Study organisation 2.6
Transition to Master's studies 2.7
Research orientation 2.3
Support for stays abroad 2.9
Overall study situation 3.0

Degree courses with details

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Further degree courses of the department none
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  • Special features regarding teaching
    Close link between research and teaching; Wide range of courses offered; Wide range of interdisciplinary mandatory elective subjects (key competences)
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  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Very active Erasmus programme and other exchange programmes; Very intensive international cooperation in research; Regular guest lectures by international scientists
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Virje Universiteit Brussel, Brüssel, Belgien; University of Copenhagen, Kopenhagen, Dänemark; Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, Frankreich; University of Limerick, Limerick, Irland; Universitetet i Bergen, Bergen, Norwegen; Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Niederlande; Stokholms Universitet, Stockholm, Schweden; Universidad Complutense Madrid, Madrid, Spanien; Bilgi Üniversitesi Anasayfa, Istanbul, Türkei; Bangor University, Bangor, UK
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Numerous laboratories; Excellent library system
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Cluster of Excellence; Numerous national and international research and collaborative projects
  • Further information on research activities
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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