Campus Day - Schwenningen Campus

The annual Campus Day careers fair and Business Talks event takes place on the Schwenningen campus from Tuesday 14 April to Wednesday 15 April, 2015. The event will be opened by the...

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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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Top rankings for International Management

In the latest master's degree programmes rankings in "Zeit Campus" magazine, Furtwangen University has once again been awarded top grades. The relatively new master's programme, "International Management", has landed in the top category 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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First semester students welcomed

16.03.2015 | 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 ad...

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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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04.11.2014 |  Research shows Smartphones cleaner than toilet seats

A new report by a Furtwangen University research team has shown that our smartphones are not as unhygienic as we might think. And with a simple daily cleaning routine we can reduce the number of germs even further. The research team, led by Prof Dr. Markus Egert of Furtwangen University, Schwenningen Campus, has been able to show that, contrary to the horror stories we often hear from the int...

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30.09.2014 |  HFU Student project helps bring OV English Films to Schwenningen

Good news for HFU students. The CineStar cinema in Schwenningen has introduced "Original Sunday",  films in the English original, into its regular programme. The current new start films will be shown on Sunday evenings in the main programme in addition to the German dubbed versions. Additionally they will be showing original version (OV) "Sneak previews" of new Engli...

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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?

19.03.2015 |  International Festival - Furtwangen

The international students of Furtwangen University, in cooperation with the town of Furtwangen, will once again be hosting an International Festival in Furtwangen on Saturday 9 May, 2015 from 10am until 3pm. University students from around the world, will present their home countries along with culinary specialities, music and other surprises, all free of charge. Don't miss this colourful and del...

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17.03.2015 |  University Careers Fair Furtwangen Campus

The bi-annual Furtwangen University Careers Day takes place on the Furtwangen Campus on Thursday 7 May, 2015 from 9.00am till 2.30pm. The Careers Day is the ideal opportunity for students and graduates to meet Human Resources 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 bachelor...

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17.03.2015 |  Study Semester Abroad - Info Session

The International Center invites all HFU Business School students currently planning a study semester abroad to an Information Session on Wednesday, 8 April, 2015 on the Schwenningen Campus. The Information Session will be held in English. Please note,  International Engineering students (IEB) information session will be held on a separate date (TBA). Information session: Wednesday, 8 April ...

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07.09.2014 |  Easter trip to Taize in France

As every year, the Church at Campus will be organising a trip to Taizé in France at Easter from 02 - 05 April, 2015. Price: Approximately €60-70. Discounts are available for special cases. For more information see: www.kirche-at-campus.de and www.taize.fr

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