Heinrich-Heine Universität – Düsseldorf, Germany

Key Facts

  • Number of students enrolled: 30,000 students
  • Academic year: October – September
  • Modules will be available in English
  • Partner university website: HHU

Campus activities and events

HHU provides a range of activities and host a number of events on campus, including and  orchestra and choir that perform at the end of the semester. In addition, HHU offers sport facilities for exchange students and a range of fitness classes including yoga and zumba, and a range of team sports including football and handball.

Travel and Accommodation

It is recommended that you purchase your flights to Düsseldorf once you have your Letter of Acceptance. When you arrive at Düsseldorf Rhine-Ruhr airport it is recommended that you take the city train (S-Bahn) to the main station and from there to the university by tram (line U79 to the final stop “Uni-Ost / Botanischer Garten”= University east / botanical garden). For more information please see HHU website.

You should only apply for accommodation after you receive your Letter of Acceptance. For more information check out HHU webpage.

Fees and costs

Whilst studying at HHU, you don’t need to pay any tuition fees. However, some universities charge small fees for the use of facilities such as the Students’ Union. If you have any queries about any these charges, we recommend that you speak directly with the host university. You will be required to pay for the following: accommodation, health insurance and books. Students accepted on Erasmus+ may also be eligible to receive the Erasmus+ grant.