State for Study and Research

State for Study and Research

Mecklenburg-Vorpommern is a state for studying and research, seven tertiary education institutions belonging to the state and several research institutions offer the best conditions for studying and research.

State for Study

The University of Greifswald and the University of Rostock are the state’s two universities. Furthermore, there is the Rostock University of Music and Drama (hmt). In other parts of the state you can find the University of Applied Sciences Technology, Business and Design Wismar, the Neubrandenburg University of Applied Sciences, the University of Applied Sciences Stralsund and the Fachhochschule für öffentliche Verwaltung, Polizei und Rechtspflege des Landes Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in Güstrow.

Tip: Partnerships and Cooperation

If you are interested in studying in Greifswald, take a look at our list of partnerships and cooperation agreements, the partner university in Szczecin is not far away. 

State for Research

Apart from the tertiary education institutions, there are also several research institutions in the region, making Mecklenburg-Vorpommern well-known as a research location.