Helmut Schmidt University

Helmut Schmidt University is one of two universities of the German Armed Forces. It was founded in Hamburg in 1972 at the behest of the then Federal Minister of Defence, Helmut Schmidt. The Bundeswehr uses the university for the academic training of soldiers in the career of military officers.
Holstenhofweg 85, 22043 Hamburg


Study programmes with an application focus on the life sciences are located at HSU, particularly in the Faculties of Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering:

  • Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (Bachelor)
  • Engineering Science (Bachelor)
  • Computer Aided Engineering (Master)
  • Mechanical Engineering (Bachelor)
  • Mechatronics (Master)
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