Key contacts before and during your studies

All the important information on points of contact and services, which you are welcome to use to find out as much as possible about studying at the HNEE, is available here. Please bear in mind that these services are primarily offered in German. For advice in English, please contact the point of service directly.

The Studentenwerk Frankfurt Oder introduces itself

The Studentenwerk Frankfurt Oder is ready to answer all your questions on BAföG student loans and the student accommodation here in Eberswalde. Join us on Saturday, 5th June 2021.

In addition, important information regarding accommodation and finances is available here.

Dormitories of the Studentenwerk:

Dormitory Brandenburgisches Viertel
Dormitory Bernauer Heerstraße
Dormitory Schwappachweg

Student advisory service at the HNEE

The team from the student advisory service will be live and available to answer any general questions about the service and applications on Saturday, 5th June 2021.

Click here for more information!
To make an appointment, please fill out the contact form.
Or send us an email at

Student orientation

Have you got any general questions about life in Eberswalde? Which sports can you get involved with? What can you do in your free time? Which are the best bars? How do you best go about finding somewhere to live? And is it true that it is just a short bike ride to Brandenburg’s most beautiful lake?

Our students will answer all this and more in a live conversation. Join our “Real Talk” session with students on Saturday, 5th June 2021.

Studying with a family

Balancing studies and family life? The Family-friendly University team will be live and available to answer any general questions on Saturday, 5th June 2021.

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International Office

Whether you want to move to Germany or are planning an exchange semester: The team at the International Office would be delighted to point you in the right direction. They will be answering your questions live on Saturday, 5th June 2021.

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Sustainability Management at the HNEE

Our motto: “With nature for humans”
This principle underscores everything we do here at the Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development. Thinking and acting for the long term as the benchmark for everything we do, careful and economical resource use, and the appreciation, justice and fairness which shape our interactions with each other – are all aspects of the HNEE informed by this principle.
See our video in German here:

Language Centre

Do you need technical terminology in English to participate in international discourse? You want to refresh existing language skills or learn a new language? Your native language is not German and you want to be able to participate here in Eberswalde?  At the Language Center, a dedicated team ensures that you open up new linguistic horizons.

Click here to see an animated PowerPoint presentation in English from the Language Centre.

Key contact points for students

The HNEE also provides important services and consultation opportunities for you while you are studying. In addition to the services listed above, we would like to give you a brief overview of other opportunities you can take advantage of during your studies. Additional information about the university, research projects and much more is available on our homepage.

HNEE University Library

The University Library is the university’s media and information service. The library provides a wide range of media, workstations and equipment and supports library users in their scientific work. For more information, click here.

Start-Up Centre

From the initial idea to setting up your own company: The HNEE’s Start-Up Centre is the first port of call for any questions you might have about setting up a business and self-employment. Click here to find out more about the different workshops and consultation opportunities on offer at the Start-Up Centre.

Career Service

Through its wide range of advisory services and events, the Career Service gives all students, alumni and university staff the very best preparation for the job application process as well as support in developing their key competences. All support offered by the Career Service is free of charge. Click here to find out more.

FAQ for prospective students

Though we are currently not able to welcome you in person, we would like to answer any questions you might have about studying at the HNEE. If you are looking for answers, take a look at our extensive list of Application FAQs or get in touch with us personally.

#Studying in Eberswalde
Thinking about studying in the fields of sustainable economics, tourism, wood engineering or nature conservation? Be it a Bachelor’s, Master’s, dual or part-time degree – sustainability-focused study programmes for the future await you at the Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development. Come to our open day and find out what you can study here, just a stone’s throw from Berlin! Our student advisory service is available to answer any questions you might have about our diverse and unique range of programmes. We look forward to seeing you there.