Hessen has 14 state institutions of higher education comprising six universities, three art academies and five universities of applied sciences (Hochschulen für Angewandte Wissenschaften). They all participate in the Hessen-Massachusetts Exchange Program. All of the listed schools are open to undergraduate and graduate students. Given the wide variety of institutions, students from all majors will be able to find major-related course work. The courses are taught in German, however all Hessen universities offer additional courses in English as well.


The participating Hessen institutions of higher education are:

Universities (click on the logo for the university website)


Universities of Applied Sciences

 Logo der Hochschule Darmstadt    
 Logo der Hochschule Fulda    Logo der Hochschule RheinMain

Art Academies

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