Furtwangen University's most important contribution to the transfer of technologies is, without a doubt, the training of highly qualified graduates, who are well-versed in the use of the latest technologies and methods.

An intermediate step are the internship semesters with companies which all students undertake as part of their studies. It is by no means unheard of that during those semesters a noteworthy innovative impulse gained during current lectures is carried over by the student into "their" company, resulting in positive feedback there.

Research at HFUResearch is a major focus for HFU. The Institute for Applied Research (Institut für Angewandte Forschung = IAF) pools many projects. Additionally, many faculties have their own research ...
Digital Media PartnershipsThe Faculty of Digital Media at Furtwangen University is a pioneer in the area of digital media. The Faculty was founded in 1990 with the first degree programme, Computer Science in Media. The ...
Cooperative Study ProgrammesA unique combination of vocational training and engineering studies:
The four-and-a-half-year Plus Programme awards students two professional qualifications in the time it usually takes to complete one. The programme is designed for those interested in qualifying ...
Cooperative Trainee Programme
Usability Competence CentreWith our modern Usability labs, our interdisciplinary team and our many years of experience in the area of usability, usability testing and optimization, we can check a wide variety of different ...