Skilled workforce

The region has more than 20 university-level institutions and excellent research institutions with an international orientation, which encourage independent creative thinking and attract ambitious students and skilled employees from all over the world. It is home to more than 90,000 students, of whom 11,000 are from abroad.

Hamburg Metropolitan Region – Skilled workforce

In addition to the University of Hamburg, new blood from home and abroad is attracted every year to the new HafenCity University, Hamburg-Harburg technical university (TUHH), the university of applied sciences (HAW), the Helmut Schmidt University, the private Bucerius Law School, the business-sponsored Hamburg School of Business Administration (HSBA), Leuphana University in Lüneburg or Wedel’s university of applied sciences.