International Week at HFU Business School

International Week, an annual event organised by the HFU Business School of Furtwangen University on the Schwenningen campus, takes place this year from 04-08 May, 2015. During this week regular lectures are replaced by those of guest lecturers from around the...

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International Festival - Furtwangen

On Saturday 9 May, 2015, the international students of Furtwangen University, in cooperation with the town of Furtwangen, will once again be hosting the International Festival. The festival will be held in Robert-Gerwig-Platz in Furtwangen from 10am until 3pm....

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Sport and Study: Medals for top HFU athletes

Benedikt Doll - highest-placed German competitor at Biathlon World Cup in Oberhof. Fabian Rießle - current leader of Nordic Combination World Cup. What do these two top sportsmen have in common? Both take advantage of a special study model for elite athletes a...

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University Careers Fair Furtwangen Campus on 7 May

04.05.2015 | The bi-annual Furtwangen University Careers Day takes place on the Furtwangen Campus in the A and B buildings on Thursday 7 May, 2015 from 9.00am till 2.30pm. The Careers Day is the ideal opportunity for students and graduates to meet representatives from the ...

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Eclipse of the sun project

23.03.2015 | The partial eclipse of the sun on Friday 20 March, 2015 was a rare opportunity to experience an eclipse of the sun over Germany. A student project team from Furtwangen University (HFU) observed, photographed and recorded the meteorological data during the ecli...

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16.03.2015 |  First semester students welcomed

HFU welcomes 673 new students at the start of the summer semester, beginning Monday 16 March, 2015 - 38 students more than 2 years ago but 25 less than last summer semester. This semester there are 568 new Bachelor students and 105 new Master's students, an additional 30 Master's students. On the Furtwangen Campus there are 433 new students (1 year ago: 454, 2 years ago 448) and on the Schwenning...

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26.02.2015 |  New Technical Orientation Prep Course in Tuttlingen

In summer semester 2015 HFU is offering a new "taster programme" on the Tuttlingen Campus, the Technical Orientation Prep Course. Many school leavers are uncertain whether they should go to university or not, what they should study, and in the case of an engineering degree, whether for example, their maths and physics are good enough. The new Technical Orientation Prep course offered on ...

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23.02.2015 |  Micro and Nanosystems Technology International Summer School

Under the aegis of the MicroTEC Südwest Cluster of Excellence Programme, Furtwangen University and the University of Freiburg will be offering a Micro and Nanosystems Technology Summer School from 18-23 May, 2015. The Summer School aims to attract students and young academics with a background in engineering or the natural sciences from around the world who are interested in modern developments i...

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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?

04.05.2015 |  University Careers Fair Furtwangen Campus on 7 May

The bi-annual Furtwangen University Careers Day takes place on the Furtwangen Campus in the A and B buildings on Thursday 7 May, 2015 from 9.00am till 2.30pm. The Careers Day 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 for...

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29.04.2015 |  Study in New Zealand - Info Session

An Information sesson on studying in New Zealand will take place on the Furtwangen Campus on Monday 04 May, 2015. The event, which will be held in English, takes place in Room C 0.01 from 1.00pm until 2.00pm. The event will be hosted by Phillippa Jones from the Eastern Institute of Technology, Sisie Scott of Otago Polytechnic and Tina Hartung from Study Applied Sciences New Zealand.

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