Hat trick for HFU Libraries

The Furtwangen University libraries have just achieved the top 4 star rankings in the BIX library index 2015 for the third time in a row.

Canadian students get warm welcome in BW

Canadian students on internships in German companies organized by HFU FiPS service, are very happy with the programme. HFU students receive tuition-free study places at Canadian universities in return.

New Bachelor Programmes on Furtwangen Campus

Several innovative new areas of specialization in the Computer Science and Software Product Management Bachelor' degrees will be offered in the upcoming semester by the Faculty of Computer Science.

Intercultural events hit with students

 | Various intercultural events bringing international and German student together were run by students in Schwenningen in the summer semester, 2015.  The activities supplement the already broad range of events and excursions run by the International Center ...

ENACTUS students participate in National Cup

 | On 18 and 19 June, 2015 a team of HFU students from the university organisation ENACTUS took part in the National Cup at the University in Mannheim. ENACTUS is a worldwide student organisation which sets up and runs social entrepreneurship projects. In the Nat...

 |  Faculty of Digital Media turns 25!

It all began 25 years ago with only 35 students. Since then around 2000 students have graduated from the Faculty of Digital Media. On 12 June, 2015 the faculty celebrated its 25th birthday with over 700 guests, 250 of which were former students. From those small beginnings a large faculty has grown up on the Furtwangen campus. Today there are 3 Bachelor degree programmes: Computer Science in Medi...

 |  HFU Students organize refugee project

As part of their project management course at HFU Business School, International Business Management students Chadi Hassan from Syria and Konika Kapoor from India carried out an intercultural awareness project to improve the integration of Syrian refugees in Schwenningen, where the Business School is located, into local society. With the help of their supervisor Professor Nikola Hale the student...

 |  CHE Ranking underlines practical focus of HFU Computer Science degrees

In the latest CHE university rankings the Faculty of Computer Science at Furtwangen University (HFU) has once again been awarded excellent scores. The rankings, which appeared on 5 May 2015 in the ZEIT Study Guide 2015/16, are produced by the Centre for University Development (CHE). The Furtwangen Faculty of Computer Science lies in the top group of all computer science courses in the German-spe...

Join Our English Facebook Fanpage

Are you a current or prospective student of Furtwangen University? Why not keep in touch with us by liking our new English facebook fanpage?

 |  Changed opening hours for University Central Offices in August

The Examinations Office on Schwenningen Campus has changed opening hours from 10 to 23 August 2015. Mon., Tues., Thur., Fri. from 9.00 - 11.00amWed. from 1.00 - 2.00pm Please note: The Academic Advice Centre on the Tuttlingen Campus is closed from 10 to 16 August 2015.

 |  Important dates and deadlines for winter semester

Winter Semester 2015 / 16 Re-enrollment for Winter Semester 2015/16 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt): Monday, 06 July 2015 – Monday, 05 October 2015 Thesis registration for Winter Semester 2015/16 with Faculty Office: Monday, 06 July 2015 – Monday, 05 October 2015 Official start of semester: Tuesday, 1 September 2015 1st semester student orientation sessions: Thursday, 1 October & Fr...

 |  Black Forest Bike Marathon 2015

On 12 & 13 September, 2015, the Black Forest Bike Marathon takes place once again  with starting and finishing line on the Furtwangen campus of Furtwangen University. Whether hobby biker or competitive racer, there's something for everyone and everyone is welcome, including spectators. No matter what distance you ride, there's an individual challenge for each and every one of you. Whether...