Third term as rector for Rolf Schofer

Prof. Dr. Rolf Schofer has been re-elected as Rector of Furtwangen University. The decision was made in the joint session of the university's Board of Governors and Senate, held in Schwenningen on 8 November, 2017. The Rector of the university represents the u...

13th WING Half Marathon and 10K Run

The 13th WING half marathon and 10K run organised by the Faculty of Business Administration and Engineering took place on Saturday, 28 October 2017. The event, which brings students, both past and present, staff,  professors and guests from outside the un...

Students can rent HFU e-cars

 | Students on the Schwenningen and Furtwangen campuses can rent electric cars when they need to be mobile through the environmentally friendly HFU e-carsharing project. The programme has been running since the beginning of 2016. The electric cars (Renault Zoes) ...

International Festival a colourful event

 | The International Festival on the Furtwangen Campus of Furtwangen University (HFU) was once again a colourful and joyous festival of cultures. The many visitors enjoyed the culinary specialities, the beautifully decorated stands and the lively displays of danc...

 |  New Innovation and Research Centre on schedule

The new Innovation and Research Centre of Furtwangen University (IFC - Innovations- und Forschungs-Centrum) in Tuttlingen will open on 1 July, 2018. The occupancy plan is ready, the focus of the research decided and the building project is on schedule. The roofing ceremony took place on 27 October, 2017. In the future, professors, PhD students and academic staff will carry out research in coo...

 |  Successful visits to 3 southern USA partners

A recent visit to 3 Furtwangen University partner universities in the southern USA by Prof. Dr. Ulrike Fasol and Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Kukral has resulted in excellent future opportunities for HFU students. Professor Fasol and Professor Kukral, both of the HFU Schwenningen Campus, also attended 2 Study Abroad Fairs while they were there in order to tell American students about how they can spend a sem...

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 |  The anti-stress Truck visits Schwenningen Campus

On 23 November 2017, the Anti-stress Truck from the TK Insurance company will be on the Schwenningen Campus from 9.00am till 3.00pm. How high is your stress level? Did you know that your heart, muscles and the pupils in your eyes show how stressed you actually are?  By doing some simple tests you can find out and get some good advice from the experts on how to lower your stress level. You can...

 |  EMBA Best Practices Lecture Series

In the last lecture this year in the Executive MBA “Best Practices“ lecture series at the HFU Business School, Furtwangen University, Jakob Wößner, Senior Manager at MHP, a subsidiary of  Porsche, will be speaking about modern organizational change management. The lecture will be held in English and will be followed by a buffet offering the opportunity for further discussion. Jakob WößnerSe...