The Hamburg Observatory as an institute is part of the Department of Physics at the faculty of mathematics, informatics and natural sciences at the University of Hamburg.

Within the Department of Physics the training and the range of lectures on astronomy/astrophysics are organized by the teaching staff of the Hamburg Observatory.

Here you can inform yourself on the university studies of astronomy/astrophysics, on our teaching program for pupils and the interested public as well as on the research training group (Graduiertenkolleg) at the Hamburg Observatory.