Top rankings for Tuttlingen programmes

The engineering courses at Furtwangen University (HFU) have achieved excellent results in the latest university rankings from The Center for University Development (CHE). The results were published in the ZEIT Study Guide 2016/17 on 3 May 2016. The "...

New physiotherapy degree at HFU

BSc degree plus professional qualification

HFU gains EMAS environmental management award

 | Furtwangen University has successfully fulfilled all environmental testing requirements for the EMAS Eco-Management and Audit Scheme. In doing so it is one of the first universities in Germany to achieve this environmental award. EMAS is a voluntary environmen...

New Applied Materials Science Master's in Tuttlingen

 | In October 2016 the new Master's in Applied Materials Science starts on the Tuttlingen Campus. This degree programme prepares students for a career in one of the key areas of technology of the 21 century. Expertise in the area of materials science is in high d...

 |  HFU seeks new partnerships with Dixie State Universities

Furtwangen University is building new partnerships in the US south in order to be able to offer students exchange and internship semesters there. Talks are taking place with three American universities in the so-called Dixie states. These universities are particularly attractive for partnerships as several firms in the south of Germany have subsidiaries there, opening up interesting internship opp...

 |  Record applications on Tuttlingen Campus

Degree Programmes in Tuttlingen very popularThe Tuttlingen Campus achieved record application figures for summer semester 2016, with an increase of 185% in the number of applicants. The Mechatronic Systems Master received 83 applications and the Technical Orientation Prep course, 49 applications which meant that the Faculty of Industrial Technologies (ITE) had to introduce a selection process for ...

 |  Book Exchange Project

Students who want to sell their second-hand textbooks can now do so over the new Book Exchange on the university learning platform FELIX. Currently this offer is only available for students in the faculties on the Schwenningen Campus, Medical and Life Sciences, Mechanical and Medical Engineering and the HFU Business School. The project is being run by two International Business students, Melanie H...

 |  3 new Master's programmes in the pipeline

Through the state University Master's Degree Expansion Programme, Furtwangen University will be offering 3 new Master's programmes, one of which is the result of an unusual partnership. The programme has provided HFU with the funding for the new "Applied Materials Science" Master's at the Tuttlingen Campus,  the "Music Design" Master's in Furtwangen and Trossingen, and the...

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 |  Study in Canada Info session

An information session on "Study in Canada" will take place on Wednesday 08 June, 2016 at 1.15pm in Room F 1.01 on the Schwenningen Campus. the speaker will be Professor William M Whelan from the University of Prince Edward Island, one of our partner universities in Canada. The talk will take place in English.

 |  International Week at the HFU Business School

From Monday, 30 May to Friday, 3 June 2016 the HFU Business School will be hosting its annual International Week on the Schwenningen Campus. During the week International Business students will attend lectures by various international guest lecturers: Prof. Dr. Paul Lapoule from France, Frau Shen Li from China, Marco Antonio Navarro Viacava from Peru and Roberto Pereira Arroyo from Costa Rica. The...

 |  Important registration deadlines

Re-enrollment for Summer Semester 2016 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt): Monday, 25 January – Monday, 21 March 2016 Thesis registration for Summer Semester 2016 with Faculty Office: Monday, 25 January – Monday, 21 March 2016 Registration for resits, required electives, supplementary courses and courses taken ahead of schedule Monday, 19 October - Monday, 26 October 2016 Please note: ...

 |  Important Dates - Summer Semester 2016

Official start of semester: Tuesday, 1 March 2016 Enrollment of new students: Tuesday, 1 March - Tuesday, 9 March 2016 Re-enrollment for Summer Semester 2016 with Examinations Office (Prüfungsamt): Monday, 25 January 2016 – Monday, 21 March 2016 1st Semester Welcome Sessions: Monday 14 March 2016 Schwenningen Campus: 8.00am Furtwangen Campus: 10.30am Tuttlingen Campus: 2.00pm 1st Semester Stu...