Universität Heidelberg

University of Heidelberg


At over 600 years old the University of Heidelberg is the oldest university in Germany. From its earliest beginnings it set out to be a centre of international scientific and academic excellence attracting students and scholars from all over the world. As the present number of foreign students and visiting academics demonstrates, the University continues in this tradition today.

The University of Heidelberg has approximately x students enrolled in 12 faculties

Faculty of Theology

Faculty of Law

Medical Faculty of Heidelberg

Medical Faculty of Mannheim

Faculty of Philosophy

Faculty of Modern Languages

Faculty of Economics and Social Studies

Faculty of Behavioural and Cultural Studies

Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science

Faculty of Chemistry and Earth Sciences

Faculty of Physics and Astronomy

Faculty of Bio Sciences

The University is located in the city of Heidelberg in the north of Baden-Württemberg. A city of 144,000 inhabitants, it is famous not only for its university but also for its castle and beautiful setting.

International office homepage     http://www.uni-heidelberg.de/international/index_e.html

Information for exchange students (in German)     http://www.zuv.uni-heidelberg.de/AAA/english/info_hd_main.htm


German language course information

Language and Culture Summer School     http://www.zuv.uni-heidelberg.de/AAA/ifk/en/index.htm

Courses offered in English


English Language and Literature (in German)     http://www.uni-heidelberg.de/institute/fak9/as/


Community Health and Health Management in Developing Countries     http://www.hyg.uni-heidelberg.de/ithoeg/TEACHING/MSC/index.htm

Molecular and Cellular Biology     http://www.uni-heidelberg.de/studium/angebot/mcb-d.html

Molecular Bioscience    http://www.uni-heidelberg.de/studium/interesse/faecher/molecular_biosciences.html

Atomic, Molecular and Quantum Physics     http://www.mpi-hd.mpg.de/ato/amo/

Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology     http://www.thphys.uni-heidelberg.de/~wetteric/gradschool.html

American Studies     http://www.hca.uni-heidelberg.de/?q=taxonomy/page/or/7