Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences

Darmstadt, Germany
Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences is one of the largest universities of applied sciences in Germany with approx. 15,000 students, 340 professors, and over 50 degree programs. The university’s range of programs and research capacities extends from engineering sciences, mathematics, information science and computer science to management, social sciences, and social work, as well as architecture, media and design.

About

History

Founded in 1971, h_da is a young and innovative university which is now an integral part of Darmstadt's academic landscape. Our close cooperation with industry and research institutes plays a key role in our teachingand research.

Education

The university’s range of programs and research capacities extends from engineering sciences, mathematics, information science and computer science to management, social sciences, and social work, as well as architecture, media and design.

Research

Research and development is a vital, very active component of academic life at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences, as evidenced by the growing number of research projects across wide-ranging fields of research, as well as the founding of new, mostly interdisciplinary research working groups and institutes.

Master's Programmes

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences!

Services

Student services

The Student Service Cente kindly answers your questions in the following areas:

  • Studying and living in Darmstadt
  • Choosing a study programme
  • Application process
  • Admission & enrolment
  • Organising your studies
  • Campus Card
  • Academic Calendar
  • Re-registration
  • Leave of Absence
  • Change of study programme
  • Withdrawal or deregistration
  • Self-service functions for students
  • Fees & Financial support
  • Learning difficulties or test anxiety
  • Social and personal problems during your studies
  • Residence and work permit
  • Linking up with local students
  • Social, cultural and leisure activities
  • Diversity & Inclusion

Library services

The university library consists of the Zentralbibliothek and four branch libraries at sites in Darmstadt and Dieburg. The collection comprises about 300,000 volumes and over 800 publications as well as a rapidly growing number of electronic resources.

All materials (books, journals, electronic resources etc.) can be found in the online catalogue.

Student Life

Campus life

Departments are situated at five locations within the city of Darmstadt, as well as in nearby Dieburg. Visible for miles, the most prominent landmark at Darmstadt is the high-rise tower on the main campus near Darmstadt Central Station.

The Department of Design is located at Mathildenhöhe, the internationally renowned Art Noveau centre. This area‘s “Wedding Tower” is also found in the Darmstadt logo.

Biotechnology is located near the Botanical Gardens. In 2000, the campus of the former Telekom University of Applied Sciences in Dieburg was integrated and has since been developed into Darmstadt's Media Campus.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.