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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ENACTUS students participate in National Cup

23.06.2015 | On 18 and 19 June, 2015 a team of HFU students from the university organisation ENACTUS took part in the National Cup at the University in Mannheim. ENACTUS is a worldwide student organisation which sets up and runs social entrepreneurship projects. In the Nat...

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Faculty of Digital Media turns 25!

16.06.2015 | It all began 25 years ago with only 35 students. Since then around 2000 students have graduated from the Faculty of Digital Media. On 12 June, 2015 the faculty celebrated its 25th birthday with over 700 guests, 250 of which were former students. From those sm...

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11.05.2015 |  HFU Students organize refugee project

As part of their project management course at HFU Business School, International Business Management students Chadi Hassan from Syria and Konika Kapoor from India carried out an intercultural awareness project to improve the integration of Syrian refugees in Schwenningen, where the Business School is located, into local society. With the help of their supervisor Professor Nikola Hale the student...

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08.05.2015 |  CHE Ranking underlines practical focus of HFU Computer Science degrees

In the latest CHE university rankings the Faculty of Computer Science at Furtwangen University (HFU) has once again been awarded excellent scores. The rankings, which appeared on 5 May 2015 in the ZEIT Study Guide 2015/16, are produced by the Centre for University Development (CHE). The Furtwangen Faculty of Computer Science lies in the top group of all computer science courses in the German-spe...

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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?

30.06.2015 |  Executive MBA „Best Practices“ lecture series

The last lecture in the Executive MBA „Best Practices“ lecture series this semester on 10 July, will be given by Ted Julius, Senior Director - Global Manufacturing Strategy of Baxter International, who is a graduate of the HFU Executive MBA program. "Driving sustainable productivity programs to address increasing global competition” Ted Julius Senior Director - Global Manufacturing Strateg...

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23.06.2015 |  Black Forest Bike Marathon 2015

On 12 & 13 September, 2015, the Black Forest Bike Marathon takes place once again  with starting and finishing line on the Furtwangen campus of Furtwangen University. Whether hobby biker or competitive racer, there's something for everyone and everyone is welcome, including spectators. No matter what distance you ride, there's an individual challenge for each and every one of you. Whether...

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23.06.2015 |  Extended library hours during exam period

During the exam period all three libraries at HFU will have longer opening hours. Until the 19 July, 2015 all three campus libraries will be open on Saturdays and the library on the Furtwangen Campus will also be open on Sundays. Monday - Friday: 9.00am - 9.00pm Saturdays: 11.00am - 5.00pm Sundays: 11.00 - 5.00pm (Furtwangen Campus only)

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