University of Hannover, Germany (Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover)

University of Hannover, Germany (Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover)

The Leibniz Universität Hannover (University of Hannover) is one of the oldest and largest science and technology universities in Germany. It has the largest science and technology library in the world.

Hannover is the capital of Lower Saxony and a city of 520,000 people in the centre-north of Germany. Often overshadowed by its neighbouring hanse city states, Bremen and Hamburg, Hannover is mostly known for its computer expo and industrial technology trade fair.  A wealth of green spaces, low costs of living, good public transport and many museums make Hannover an attractive place to live.

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Estimated number of places

1-3 full-year places or 2-6 semester places 

Available Subject Areas

  • German

Key information University of Hannover

  • Language of Teaching: German. Free German language courses available
  • Term: Autumn semester: early October to late March. Spring semester: early April to late September
  • Full time studies: 30 ECTS credits per semester
  • Grade System: 1.0-5.0
  • Student accommodation available
  • Course listing

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