In order to enrol as a student, you will need a valid health insurance.
Since 01.01.2022, a notification of the health insurance status is required for the study at the University of the Arts Bremen by a German statutory health insurance.The notifications are transmitted by a statutory health insurance company exclusively electronically via the Student Notification Procedure (SMV). For the electronic transmission of your insurance status, the health insurance company requires the sender number of the Hochschule für Künste Bremen. The sender number is H0002966
- Students from EU countries: contact any German statutory health insurance company so that they can send an electronic notification of your insurance status to the university. If you are a holder of the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), you are sufficiently insured. An electronic notification by a German statutory health insurance company must still be submitted.
- Students from outside the EU: contact any German statutory health insurance company in order to be insured there. An electronic notification of your insurance status will be sent by the health insurance company to the university.
- Students over 30 years of age: contact any German statutory health insurance company and clarify your insurance status. As a rule, people over 30 are exempt from compulsory student insurance. A corresponding electronic notification of exemption must be sent to the university by a German statutory health insurance company.
You can find a list of German statutory health insurances here: