About Humboldt University of Berlin
With more than 185 degree programs, the Humboldt University Berlin offers young people from Germany and around the world an attractive offer in an attractive city.
The university remembered its beginnings and the ideas of Humboldt and other contemporaries as part of its 200th anniversary from 2009 to 2010. It presented itself as "The Modern Original". The alma mater entered into a dialogue with the city of Berlin and made science, research and teaching tangible.
The University has undergone many changes in its 200-year history. After an extraordinary process of self-renewal and restructuring after the political change in 1990, it has won outstanding scientists from East and West, both at home and abroad.
The Humboldt University in Berlin has been one of the eleven universities of excellence in Germany since 15 June 2012. In the second phase of the Excellence Initiative, it successfully scored in all three funding lines and received a great deal of recognition with its future concept "Education through Science: Personality - Openness - Orientation". Even in international comparisons, the university achieves top places among the ten best German universities. The scientists research socially relevant topics and questions of the future and communicate the results to the public. The Humboldt University uses all its resources to be a place of outstanding research and teaching.
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