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Law, Department

Juristische Fakultät at the HU Berlin

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Basic information

Total number of students 3,080 *
Share of external repetitions visited 62.2 %

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 7/12 points

Exam preparation

Exam preparation 5/10 points
exams preparation - specific offers 1/4 points
Exam Preparation - Training 3/4 points
Exam preparation - additional services 1/2 points

Results of study

Exam results 56.0 %


Third party funds per academic 37.3 T€
Doctorates per professor 2.8

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.6
Support in studies 2.8
Courses offered 2.4
Study organisation 2.4
Exams 2.7
Assistance with exam preparation 3.1
Research orientation 2.5
Job market preparation 3.1
Support for stays abroad 2.4
Rooms 3.3
Library 2.3
IT-infrastructure 2.0
Overall study situation 2.8
Self-study places 2.9

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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    International orientation; basic and interdisciplinary; practice-oriented; working groups accompanying the lecture in the basic and main studies; student council orientation week; student first-semester tutor programme; university course; modularised study structure with mobility windows; cross-semester freedom of overlap of modules; family-friendly study organisation.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Foreign language law studies; European lawyer; Double Master programme in cooperation with the Tongji University Shanghai and the University of Konstanz; Double Master programme in cooperation with the University of the Western Cape; German-English law studies in cooperation with King's College London; German-French law studies in cooperation with the University of Pantheon Assas Paris; German-Polish law school; East-West network.
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Own branch library in the house; Group study rooms; computer pool with 80 workstations; Access to juris and beck-online.
  • Special features regarding research activities
    among others Walter Hallstein Research Institute for European Constitutional Law; Research Group International Rule of Law - Rise or Decline?; research professorship in cooperation with the Berlin Science Centre; cooperation with the Wissenschaftskolleg
  • Other special features
    Humboldt Law Clinic with four main topics: Fundamental and human rights, consumer law, internet law, asylum and residence law; Participation in Moot Courts: Jessup (international law), Vis (international commercial law), Soldan (professional legal practice), Price (media and IT law), BAG (employment), ICC (international law and international criminal law), BFH (tax law).
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Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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