City Information Living and studying in Heidelberg
The Rhine-Neckar metropolitan area is one of the largest economic centers in Germany. And Heidelberg with its castle, Philosophers’ Walk, Neckar Valley and the romantic old town is one of Germany’s most beautiful cities. With its picturesque downtown and idyllic location, Heidelberg attracts eleven million tourists a year. Heidelberg is internationally renowned as a city of learning and of science. It boasts one of Europe’s oldest universities as well as SRH University Heidelberg, one of the oldest and largest private universities in Germany.
Several global players including BAFS, SAP, Heidelberg Druckmaschinen and Fuchs Petrolub offer our graduates excellent internship and career prospects. The region is also known as the largest technology cluster in Europe, being home to many SME and innovative startups.
Academics SRH University Heidelberg
Accommodation Living on campus and nearby
Live in a quiet, central, beautiful and affordable place: over 500 attractive one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartments are available to our students on our Campus and nearby. Experience campus life in Heidelberg and take advantage of the proximity to the university. The newly designed apartments are great places to live and learn. With their modern equipment and fair prices, students from far and wide can also participate in campus life. And should you want to take a break from studying, the Neckar is only a short stroll away, while Heidelberg’s lively downtown can be reached in just ten minutes by bike or tram. Most rooms are located in close proximity to the campus.
Student Life Be where the action is!
Discover the most beautiful aspects of student life – both our campus and Heidelberg have a lot to offer.
Living and studying on campus
Accessible 24 hours a day the main library combines all the advantages of the digital media world with a modern place of learning. The "Cube" cafeteria offers a wide choice of food and beverages. The SRH Campus Sports Club offers over 40 attractive sports and leisure programmes from swimming to climbing as weell as a fully equipped gym.
Known throughout the world for its romantic, beautiful views, Heidelberg is a young and dynamic city with a wide range of cultural attractions including art venues, concerts and theaters. Students will find a diverse night life here as well as a lively scientific and political scene.