International Office

Welcome to the International Office Website of Evangelische Hochschule Darmstadt, University of Applied Sciences

The university

Evangelische Hochschule Darmstadt (EHD), University of Applied Sciences is a state-accredited university of applied sciences with two locations:

  • Darmstadt (main campus)
  • Schwalmstadt-Treysa.

Evangelische Hochschule Darmstadt, University of Applied Sciences, is a stat-accredited university run by the church.

EHD has around 1,800 students. Everyone knows everyone else on campus. Academic training is closely linked to practical experience, and the courses also consistently reflect on professional conduct from an ethical perspective.

EHD offers 11 degree programmes (all in German):

Full-time and part-time, undergraduate and postgraduate

  • Social Work (B.A./M.A.), with an optional Parish Education and Diaconal Studies Qualification
  • Childhood Studies (B.A.)
  • Inclusive Education (B.A./M.A.)
  • Health Care and Health Promotion (B.A.), Nursing Science (M.A.)

Professional Studies

  • Non-Profit Management (M.A.)
  • Psychosocial Counselling (M.A.)
  • System Development Inclusion (M.A.)
  • Management, Ethics and Innovation in the Non-Profit Sector (M.A.)
  • Religious Pedagogy

The city

Darmstadt is more than just a city of science - it is also a city of students. The city is home to two universities of applied sciences as well as a technical university.

Darmstadt is also one of very cities to have an element named after it on the chemical period table - Darmstadtium, discovered in 1994.

There is plenty to discover and experience in and around Darmstadt: Frankfurt, the Bergstraße route, Heidelberg and much more. Impressions of and information about Darmstadt are available here: City of Darmstadt.

Interested in studying at EHD for the entire degree programme or only one or two semesters? Interested in visiting EHD within Erasmus+ Staff or Teaching Staff mobility? Please get in touch!

Incoming Students

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