Higher Education.

Interested in the academic life of Dusseldorf? Whether deciding to study or interested in further information on scientific matters, the appropriate institution is available in Dusseldorf both Universities and Technology Transfer.

The academic field exhibits a wide spectrum of universities and academies. Choose between mathematical, technical, natural or philosophical sciences. Cultural and social studies and any kind of musical or arts education are also constituent parts of academic life in Dusseldorf. Furthermore, there are institutions concentrating on the effects of science on politics, society and economy.

Studying in Germany has been free for all students over previous decades, rare in comparison with other countries, but that is the past. The federal states began to implement tuition fees and in line with many cities in Germany, several universities in Dusseldorf now charge for education. Laughable in comparison to some overseas institutions, the 500 € per semester charged is highly disputed. Monies are to be used for better quality with the objective to create more independent and qualitative institutes and even elite universities.


Düsseldorf Business School - MBA next starting Date October 2010

Offering the management essentials for a great career, Düsseldorf Business School focuses on university-trained and highly motivated individuals who are interested in improving their management skills and knowledge...

University of Applied Science Düsseldorf

University of Applied Science Düsseldorf.

The University of Applied Sciences of Dusseldorf was founded in 1971 as a result of the reformation of the entire training system in Germany. Advances in technology, theory and practise has made the university one...



The Heinrich Heine University was created in 1965 from an academy of practical medicine to a full service university with different departments. Since 1989 it bears the name of the famous son of Dusseldorf, Heinrich Heine...

North Rhine-Westphalia Academy of Sciences

North Rhine-Westphalia Academy of Sciences.

Interested in scientific exchange or in search of a financing possibility for a scientific research project? The Nordrheinwestfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften might help. This institution has the purpose to open...

Sciences Center North Rhine-Westphalia

Sciences Center North Rhine-Westphalia.

The Science Centre North Rhine-Westphalia, Wissenschaftszentrum Nordrhein-Westfalen, belongs to the ministry of innovation, economy, research and technology of North Rhine-Westphalia. Its tasks are in dialog...

Academy of Arts Düsseldorf

Academy of Arts Düsseldorf.

Founded in 1773, the art academy with its high renommé has helped define the city and put it on the map in the art world. Many international future names can be found studying here. Every year, there is what is called...

Robert-Schumann-University of Music

Robert-Schumann-University of Music.

The Robert-Schumann-Hochschule Düsseldorf was founded in 1935 as the Robert Schumann Konservatorium. At the beginning of the 1970s it changed its name, gaining the status of an institution in higher education...