1. What should I study?
  2. CHE Ranking
  3. University towns in Germany and Austria
  4. Düsseldorf
  5. Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
Select your Ranking

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

  • Universitätsstraße 1
  • 40225 Düsseldorf
  • Phone: +49 211 81-00
General remarks
This University is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.

Basic information

Kind of Institution and funding body University, public
Year of foundation 1965
Total number of Students 36,575
Students at this campus 36,575
Semester contribution 304,28 € *
Tuition fees There are no study fees.

Students by area of study

Medicine, Health Science
10.7 %
Natural Sciences, Mathematics
31.1 %
Law, Economic and Social Sciences
18.9 %
Humanities, Languages
22.3 %
Engineering Science (incl. Computer Science)
15.3 %
Other studies
1.7 %

Students by type of degree pursued

Bachelor's degree
70.6 %
Master's degree
11.2 %
Teacher qualification degree
0.0 %
Pre-Bologna degrees
17.5 %
Other types of degrees
0.7 %

Central services

Opening hours central student counselling
please see more information
Special features regarding the library
The University and State Library of Düsseldorf supports students in all aspects of literature supply. It offers a stock of 2.4 million printed media, 49,000 electronic journals, 181,000 e-books and 880 databases as well as a comprehensive range of services from online chat to electronic semester apparatus and literature management programs to the e-learning platform "ULB-Kompass". With around 2,000 user workstations, internet access via WiFi, and numerous group workstations, it offers very good working conditions every day until midnight, even on weekends. more information
Foreign language courses
There is a foreign language centre. Languages offered: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, Latin, Turkish, Arabic, Ancient Greek, Danish, German Sign Language, Finnish, Korean, Modern Hebrew, Modern Greek, Dutch, Swedish, Czech. more information
Special features regarding university sports
The university offers its own sports programme. Some courses are free of charge, some subject to fees. The respective university sports facilities are responsible for participating in sports programs at other universities. Student of the HHU participation in the university sports of external universities is decided upon by the resident university sport representatives. With a few exceptions, the university sports program at HHU is almost free for students. With their enrolment fee you pay €2 to the Hochschulsport e.V. (association). Special features of the sports program are courses such as pole dance, Lindy Hop and Sepak Takraw - all very exotic sports. A cardio fitness / exercise course is offered every day from 6 p.m. for all those who find it hard to exercise, so that students are offered a change of pace from their everyday student life (mostly sitting). The programme includes over 70 different types of sports with more than 160 courses per week. more information
Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
Offers by the publisher
Zeit Studienführer

Mehr Infos zum Ranking und rund um das Thema Studienwahl gibt es hier zum Nachlesen. Mehr erfahren