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Admission office for international students

Please note that during limited operation we are available for you and your questions about applications, course of studies and admission during our consultation hours by phone and via our e-mail contact form:

Please always include your matriculation number or application number in your inquiry and, if applicable, a phone number for a return call. We will do our best to answer your inquiries as soon as possible. Further changes to the services offered by the HU Berlin under pandemic conditions and a general FAQ are published on the main information site:

Office location*

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Studierenden-Service-Center (SSC)
Unter den Linden 6
10117 Berlin

*Please continue to wear an FFP2 mask voluntarily inside buildings of the HU Berlin during the current winter semester 2022/23 and/or until further notice, even if the mask requirement has officially been lifted since 04 June 2022, see also:


Consultation hours by phone*


You can contact us by the telephone number:

(+49) 30 2093 70355


12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m.

*Due to the Corona pandemic, personal office hours are cancelled until further notice. Please have your application number or matriculation number ready for your call, without which we cannot provide you with any information over the phone.

  • If you have not yet created an application and need basic information about the application process at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, please contact the Initial Counselling for International Applicants
  • If we are in conversation with other students and cannot take your call for this reason, please describe your concern via the contact form and we will be happy to get back to you:
  • If you are already enrolled and have questions about the course of your studies (re-registration, de-registration, semester off, etc.), please contact the Enrollment Office.


With sending an email you agree that your data is processed by an electronic ticketing system (OTRS). Please note the information:


Advice for applicants with international appropriate educational qualifications (except programme students)


  • For registration deadlines for degree courses and for preparatory courses, please refert to the time schedule.
  • Applicants (regardless the nationality) who are regular students or have been regular students at Humboldt-Universität at any time in the past apply directly via the online application platform.
  • The application depends on your university entrance qualification. To find out the appropriate way to apply please check out our online application check.
  • Degree seeking prospective international students with appropriate educational qualifications are offered initial counselling concerning the application procedure, courses of study, access to courses and requirements in the International Office

Additional informations and brochures:



The Compass Hotline:
Phone: +4930 2093-70333
Mail: Contact form

With sending an email you agree that your data is processed by an electronic ticketing system (OTRS). Please note the information:


Information according to EU-DSGVO


When contacting facilities of the study department, personal data are partly collected and processed. The processing of personal data, such as the name, address, e-mail address, or telephone number shall always be in line with the General Data Protection Regulation (EU-DSGVO) and in accordance with the Berlin Data Protection Act (BlnDSG). Further information on this, your rights and options can be found at