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Admission office for international students

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 and general FAQ regarding the possible services offered by HU Berlin are published on the main information site:

Office location*

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

* The main building of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin is not open to general public. The guards and security personnel are performing random checks to confirm people’s reasons for being on-site. Access is permitted strictly to members of the university only, unless approval has been granted.


Consultation hours by phone*


You can contact us by the telephone number:

(+49) 30 2093 70355



12.30 p.m. - 2.00 p.m.

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.


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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

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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