Campus Day - Schwenningen Campus

The annual Campus Day careers fair on the Schwenningen Campus takes place on Wednesday 26 April, 2017.

Refugees gain HFU language certificate

Getting their certificate of German language proficiency is an important milestone for the men and women in the first university prep course for refugees run by Furtwangen University.

HR managers rate Computer Science Faculty top

The Faculty of Computer Science at Furtwangen University has once again been awarded top marks by Human Resource managers in German companies.

Cornerstone for new IFC in Tuttlingen laid

 | The cornerstone for the new Innovation and Research Centre (IFC) on the HFU Tuttlingen Campus was laid on 22 March, 2017. Several partners are involved in the financing of the €11m project: the town and area of Tuttlingen are each subsidizing the project to th...

Sport and study at HFU

 | HFU is an ideal university for top athletes who want to combine a sporting career with an academic education. That has been proved once again this winter season. Three HFU students recently took part in the Winter University games (Universiade) in Amaty in Kas...

 |  New Business Management and Psychology programme

A brand new degree programme Business Management and Psychology (BMP) has just started at the HFU Business School on the Schwenningen Campus. Thirty-three fresher students started the programme which is being offered for the first time in summer semester 2017. The BMP Bachelor degree is a business studies degree with a focus on psychology. The highly practical nature of the course meets the needs ...

 |  Germany Scholarships awarded to 7 HFU students

Seven HFU students have been awarded Germany scholarships for the 2016/17 academic year. The Germany scholarship is initiated and funded by the federal government for particularly gifted students. The scholarship award is €300 per month for a period of one year. Half of this amount is provided by the government, the other half is financed through private means organized by the university. Private...

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 |  University Careers Fair (HKB) Furtwangen Campus

Twice a year the University careers fair (HKB) brings students and companies together on the Furtwangen Campus. The next careers fair takes place on Thursday, 18 May, 2017, from 9 - 2.30pm. The fair is an excellent opportunity to talk to companies about internship semester placements and jobs, as well as to find out about career opportunities and discuss thesis topics. As in every semester, the fa...

 |  International Festival in Furtwangen

The annual International Festival will be held in Robert-Gerwig-Platz in Furtwangen on Saturday 13 May, 2017 from 11.00am until 3.00pm. The open air festival which is held in conjunction with the town of Furtwangen, allows international students from around the world to present the culture of their home countries. Besides making their typical food, they are also planning displays of music and danc...

 |  Testing dates for Exchange Semester Language Certificate

If you need a certificate of language proficiency from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD form) for your exchange semester, you can register online for a standard central test appointment on NEO through the Language Center. Please note: a language certificate can only be issued at the published times and after registration in NEO.the number of participants per appointment is limited. To ...

 |  Movie Night on Schwenningen Campus

Monday night is movie night on the Schwenningen Campus of HFU.Top movies will be shown every Monday night at 7.30pm throughout the summer semester. The films, which will mostly be shown in English with German subtitles, will be screened in the E building in Room E0.02. Cost is only €1.00 per film. The events are organized by the Faculty Student Council. The upcoming programme is as follows: 20....

 |  Important deadlines for summer semester

Summer Semester 2017 Official start of semester: Wednesday, 01 March 2017 1st Semester Welcome Sessions: Monday, 13 March 2017Schwenningen Campus: 8.00amFurtwangen Campus: 10.30amTuttlingen Campus: 2.00pm 1st semester student orientation sessions: Monday, 13 March & Tuesday, 14 March 2017Tuttlingen: Monday, 13 March 2017 only Lectures begin:Second semester or higher: Monday, 13 March 2017...