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Psychology, Department

Fachbereich I: Erziehungs- und Sozialwissenschaften at the Uni Hildesheim

Institut für Psychologie

  • Universitätsplatz 1
  • 31141 Hildesheim
  • Phone: +49 5121 883-10900
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Basic information

Total number of students 580 *
Number of master degree students 210

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 8/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 89.1 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 52.5 %

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 2/9 points
International orientation, master's 2/9 points
Outgoing students 1.0 %


Publications per academic 2.2
Citations per publication 1.9
Third party funds per academic 25.0 T€
Doctorates per professor 0.7

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.1
Support in studies 1.9
Courses offered 3.1
Study organisation 2.3
Exams 2.5
Research orientation 2.3
Job market preparation 3.1
Support for stays abroad 3.3
Rooms 2.7
Library 2.6
IT-infrastructure 2.6
Overall study situation 2.1

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support 2.1
Support in studies 2.2
Courses offered 2.7
Study organisation
Transition to Master's studies 1.9
Research orientation 2.0
Support for stays abroad
Overall study situation 2.1

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department none
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  • Special features regarding teaching
    8 professorships and the respective departments cover the main basic subjects and a number of different areas of application. Special features of teaching: Focus on pedagogical psychology & legal psychology (with the respective professorships and key areas in the curriculum). The curriculum also includes health psychology. University outpatient clinic for research and teaching in the area of children and adolescents (Child at the Centre, KiM) and in the area of adults; Here, students are able to gain experience early on in diagnostics, psychoeducation and group procedures.
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  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    The institute members have numerous international research partnerships & are members of various international research projects such as with colleagues from India, Malaysia, Utrecht, the UK, China or Russia. Many of them have spent periods doing research abroad or invited international guests to Hildesheim. They usually give talk at Uni HI & are integrated into course modules. The members of the institute contribute to many international conferences. In 2015, a major international conference was held at Uni HI.
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgien; Roskilde University, Roskilde, Dänemark; Université Sciences Humaines et Sociales Lille 3, Lille, Frankreich; University of Latvia, Riga, Lettland; Universidad Autónoma del Estado de México, Toluca, Mexiko; Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spanien; Bilgi Üniversitesi, Istanbul, Türkei; University of Pécs, Pécs, Ungarn; University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus, Semenyih, Selangor, Malaysia; Dokkyo University, Sōka, Saitama, Japan
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    EEG- & bio-/neuro feedback systems, eye-tracker, direct current device for GVS, pointing movements monitoring device, Finometer, cameras for monitoring & recording (incl. 360° camera), olfactometer, 3D virtual-reality /AR glasses, devices for tactile stimulation, movement equipment, human gyroscope, walking band, Sensoboard); 5 soundproofed, reaction time cabins with air-conditioning, 1 psychophysical test cabin; Experimental control and presentation software (e.g. E-Prime, Matlab, Presentation), survey and evaluation software for special methods and devices
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Many regional partnerships in addition to international & national ones; Many interdisciplinary cooperations (w.g. with colleagues from mathematical didactics, robotics, German studies, English studies, medicine etc.); Integration into the Competence Cent
  • Other special features
    The key research areas form the following clusters: Development, education (incl. early education) & learning, accessibility for people with disabilities & inclusion, diversity; Health, diagnostics, intervention; Cognition, perception, action, (social) interaction; The penal system & involuntary commitment, forensic psychological prognosis & prevention; Excellently equipped test archive in the area Children & Adolescents. Special test archive for legal psychological diagnostics is currently under construction. Located at the institute: Guidance counsellor training in Lower Saxony & large project on regional language promotion
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  • Further information about study entry phase
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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