Department of Social Sciences


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Welcome to the Department of Social Sciences at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt!

Our faculty covers a broad spectrum in the fields of society, economics, law, politics, technology, science and culture. In addition to the courses of study, we would like to mention the cross-curricular accompanying course in Social and Cultural Sciences (SuK), which has been an integral part of student education at the h_da since 1972. The language centre of the h_da is also located under our "roof". It is open to all students and supports the acquisition of language and intercultural skills. Our department has a total of more than 800 students, who are divided into the following courses of study:



Where can you find us?

Our study programs are located at the Darmstadt campus. 
We offer our interdepartmental courses of study accompanying the SuK and Language Center on the


You can also visit our International - Incomings Homepage. There you will find many helpul information!

More Information


Prof. Dr. Nicola Erny

Haardtring 100
64295 Darmstadt
: A12,309
Nicola Erny

Department secretariat

Gisa Bengel

Haardtring 100
64295 Darmstadt
: A12,322