Come to study in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania!

You want to study in MV? That is marvelous! The universities in MV offer a wide range of study courses. Get more information here.

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Unique study courses

You want to study the future? Then you are in the right spot. In many future fields; high tech, environment, biology or medicine, the universities of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern offer innovative and unique study courses. It does not matter if it is aquaculture, medical biotechnology or energy- and ressource efficient techologies – MV has the potential of tomorrows knowledge!

Experts who sea more

Do you want to be near the water? The universities of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern are by virtue of their geographic location made for the research of the sea. Numerous study courses like baltic management studies or operation and management of maritime systems support the education of specialist staff in the maritime area.

Tradition and the modern

You only want the best? Of course. Mecklenburg-Vorpommern universities in Rostock and Greifswald belong to the traditionally richest in Northern Europe. They, like the in comparison young universities in Wismar, Stralsund, Neubrandenburg, Güstrow and Rostock University of Music and Drama offer you a great selection of study courses and of course the best conditions.

Go for sports

You are a sport champion? Come to Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Not only recreational athletes can let off their steam as they like. Competitive athletes are able to find the right home: some universities in MV offer optimal conditions so competitive athletes can still master their academic education despite the burden of stydying.

Kids are welcome

You already have a family? No problem. Most of our schools have the certificate of "audit family-friendly university“ and offer the possibilties to harmonize your education and your family interests. Special deals like a family university and a child laboratory are not rare.

International life on campus

You want to make new friends? Sure. The universities of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerenia host students from all over the world . Young people from more than 100 nations study here. And many from all parts of Germany.

Excellent support

You want a connection to your professors? As you wish. For every 50 students there is one professor. Therefore Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is one of the top candidates in Germany.

Modern equipment

You want new technology? The in comparison young universities have the most modern equipment that in addition to the excellent teaching quality offers an ideal environment for future high achievers.

Equal opportunities

Female, young and without any opportunity? Wrong! To actively ensure equal opportunities for women and men in research is a very important principle of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern’s politics in Science and Education. To guarantee that women and men can equally make the most out of their professional and creative potential, the country actively supports women.

Humanities demanded

You do not want to study on steps? Okay. In difference to other parts of Germany, Humanities’ students don’t have to cope with overcrowded lectures. In Mecklenburg-Vorpommern we offer excellent study conditions so that they are ready to shape our future. With the promotion of Hunmanities science, the development of our knowledge society is taken into account here.

Universities in MV

You want to study in MV? The universities offer a wide range of study courses. Get information on the study courses on the university websites.


University of Applied Sciences Wismar
The Wismar University of Applied Sciences was founded in 1908 by the architect Robert Schmidt, making it the oldest engineering training centre in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania. Today's fields of expertise include technology, business and design. Some departments have branch offices on the island of Poel and in Warnemünde. Currently, some 9,000 students study with 130 professors. University Website

Rostock University of Music and Drama
Founded in 1994 as a merger of two universities, the Rostock University of Music and Drama enjoys a special reputation that attracts young people from all over the world. About 500 students from 42 different nations study in what is quite possibly the most beautiful university building in Germany. University Website

University of Applied Sciences Neubrandenburg
The University of Applied Sciences Neubrandenburg was founded in 1991 and comprises four departments, including agriculture, health and social work. Its 2,100 students enjoy a personal study environment with 70 professors. University Website

University of Applied Sciences Stralsund
Founded in 1991, the Stralsund University of Applied Sciences today has a distinctive profile in the fields of electrical engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, business and tourism. 2,200 students particularly appreciate campus life and recreational and cultural activities. Stralsund actively cooperates with 90 other universities in 35 countries, with a focus on the Baltic region. University Website

University of Rostock
Founded around 600 years ago with the Pope’s approval, the University of Rostock is today the third oldest university in Germany. More than 15,000 students from 99 nations study here with 300 professors. And they are in the best of company: Nobel laureates Albert Einstein and Max Planck are among the university’s honorary doctors. University Website

University of Greifswald
Founded in 1456, University of Greifswald is one of the oldest universities in Central Europe. Some two-thirds of its 10,800 students come from other federal states as well as 90 different countries. Instead of mass crowds, the university offers good networking and individual mentoring. University Website

University of Applied Sciences Güstrow
The University of Applied Sciences for Public Administration, Police and Administration of Justice in Güstrow stands in stark contrast to the average hectic metropolitan university. Opened in 1991, it offers students a structured process and personal mentoring. Nobody gets lost in anonymity here. In the fields of administration and police, the University of Applied Sciences cooperates with Poland, Denmark, Estonia and Norway, among others. University Website


Study at FH Stralsund!

A study in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is a unique experience. Anastasia Buyzhina from Russia tells you in this short clip why it is worth it to study in MV