About the University
Hochschule Emden/Leer was initially founded in 1973 as East Friesland University of Applied Sciences and was newly founded in 2009. the university has three campuses- Emden Campus, Maritime Campus Leer, and Business Campus Leer. Dual Study programs and Online Studies are also available at the University.
The University is ranked 3658 of 14,160 universities in the world; 1031 of 2789 in Europe; 149 of 370 in Germany; 15 of 26 in Lower Saxony and 1 of 1 in Emden.
Facts and Figures- Hochschule Emden/Leer
The University enrolls around 4,500 students and offers 26 bachelor’s degree programs and 10 master’s degree programs. The University holds 113 professorships.
Programs Offered by the University
The University offers Bachelor and Master Degree programs in
- Maritime Sciences
- Social Work and Health
- Business Studies
Jobs and Internships- Hochschule Emden/Leer
The University provides students with a Career Port portal where students can log in with their university account to find jobs and internships. Students can also register for job-related workshops.
House and Accommodation
Halls of residence can be found in Emden offered by The Studentenwerk Oldenburg. Students can choose to live in single rooms, either in shared flats, double apartments, or single apartments. There are no meals in the halls of residence, but students can use the student canteens and cafeterias (Mensa) at the university. The Studentenwerk offers online private accommodation for international students as well.
Cost of Living- Hochschule Emden/Leer
The cost of living includes rent, food, health insurance, and personal expenses and the amount would cost around 900 euros/month. This would be around INR 78,000/month and 1000 USD/month. The rent would vary depending on the type of accommodation; student dorm costs 200-240 euros and private rooms costs around 300-450 euros.
|Category||Expensive City [in Euro]||Average [in Euro]||Small town [in Euro]||Comments|
|Rent||500||375||200||Depending on the location|
|Semester Fees||350||200||110||Per semester|
|Transportation||0||0||0||The cost of transportation is already included in the semester fees.|
|Public Insurance||110||110||110||Insurance does not depend on cities.|
|Private Insurance||35||35||35||you can choose either public or private insurance.|
|Radio Bill||18.36||18.36||18.36||Per month|
|Mobile||20||15||8||Mobile bill does not depend on cities. Usually it cost 8-20 euro per month|
|Groceries||220||200||160||Depending on your choice|
|Miscellaneous||200||150||100||Depending on your choice|
|Total [with Public Insurance]||1,418||1,068.36||706.36||Per month|
|Total [with Private Insurance]||1,343||993.63||631.36||Per month|
Places to visit near the University
Emden is a beautiful upcoming tourist destination that is worth a visit.
- Kunsthalle Emden
- Dat Otto Huus
- Borkumer Kleinbahn
- Volkswagenwerk Emden
Popular Courses at the University for International Students
Technical Management (M.Eng.)
Social Work (B.A.)
Applied Life sciences (M.Eng.)
Business Management (M.A.)