New physiotherapy degree at HFU

BSc degree plus professional qualification

International Festival in Furtwangen

On Saturday 14 May, 2016, the international students of Furtwangen University will once again be hosting their International Festival in cooperation with the town of Furtwangen. The festival will be held in Robert-Gerwig-Platz in Furtwangen from 10am until 3pm...

New Exhibition at German Clock Museum

100 Years Summer Time - great idea or absolute madness?

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 part...

 |  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 the USA Info Session

An Information sesson on studying in the USA will take place on the Schwenningen Campus on Wednesday, 11 May 2016. The event, which will be held in English, takes place in Room E0.04 at 1.00pm. The event will be hosted by our visiting professor, Durga Misra (New Jersey Insitute of Technology) and is run in cooperation with the International Center. More information about upcoming informati...

 |  Study in New Zealand Info Session

An information sesson on studying in New Zealand by Study Applied Sciences in New Zealand, will take place on the Schwenningen Campus (Room1.11) on Wednesday 04 May, 2016 at 1.00 pm. Students of all faculties are invited to join us. The event will be held in German but the presenter can answer any questions you may have in English.

 |  Exchange and internship Info Sessions on the Furtwangen Campus

The International Center will be running information sessions for all students currently planning a exchange or internship semester abroad. The information session for exchange semesters will take place on Monday, 11 April 2016, from 1.00 - 2.00pm in Room C0.01 on the Furtwangen Campus. The information session for internship semesters abroad will take place on Tuesday, 12 April 2016 from 1.00 -...

 |  Exchange and Internship semester info sessions for MME & MLS

The International Center is running an Information Session on Tuesday, 05 April 2016 on the Schwenningen Campus for all MME & MLS students currently planning a exchange or internship semester abroad. (A separate event will be run for IEB in WS 2016/17) Information session: Tuesday, 05 April 2016 at 7.00pm in Room E 0.02 on the Schwenningen Campus.

 |  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...

 |  University Careers Fair (HKB) on Furtwangen Campus

The bi-annual Furtwangen University Careers Fair takes place on the Furtwangen Campus in the A and B buildings on Thursday 12 May, 2016 from 9.00am till 2.30pm. The Careers Fair is the ideal opportunity for students and graduates to meet representatives from the trades, industry and service sectors, many of whom are also graduates of our university, to discuss job and internship offers and themes ...