Akkon-Hochschule für Humanwissenschaften 

Private (state-approved) (University of Applied Sciences)
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Date of Establishment


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Private (state-approved)




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University of Applied Sciences

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Since 2009, the Akkon University for Human Sciences in Berlin has served as Germany's sole human sciences institution. Interdisciplinary courses are available in nursing and medical, education and social affairs, as well as humanitarian aid and civil protection, at the state-recognized Johanniter Unfall-Hilfe eV (JUH) university. Akkon University collaborates closely with national and international social and humanitarian groups, associations, and public institutions on practical teaching and applied research. The Akkon University of Applied Sciences is a private and state-recognized institution of higher learning in Berlin. It provides undergraduate and graduate programs in nursing, medicine, humanitarian aid, civil protection, education, and social affairs. Akkon University offers bachelor's and master's courses, some of which are completed with a Bachelor of Arts / Master of Arts or Bachelor of Science / Master of Science degree. It offers science- and future-oriented qualification and accompanies social developments with their courses of study. Akkon University is more than just committed to the advancement of the human sciences and to promoting innovation in this area through our research. The Akkon University in research and teaching pays attention to good scientific practice. Their offers combine both study and work as the students are also involved in research works. To infer, Akkon University is a place of learning and work that supports the professional and personal development of learners and teachers as well as their personal social commitment. By closely interlinking the knowledge imparted with the respective fields of action, they support the theory-practice transfer.

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