Additional Foreign degrees

It is possible for students of HFU Business School to gain an additional degree from a foreign university at the following universities in France and Latin America.

NOVANCIA, Ecole Supérieure de Commerce et Affaires Internationales der CCIParis Ile de France
ICD/ Institut de Commerce et Développement d´Affaires-Groupe IGS

Ecole de Management de Strasbourg, Université de Strasbourg

Université de Haute-Alsace de Mulhouse, Faculté de Sciences Economiques et Sociales

Other universities in France:
„2ème qualification“  at 5 universities of the  „Réseau des Ecoles de Gestion et Commerce“ at various locations

San José, Costa Rica:

Universidad Latina de Costa Rica

San Salvador, El Salvador:
Escuela Superior de Economía y Negocios (ESEN)

Lima, Peru:
Universidad de San Martin de Porres

For further details please contact our regional coordinators
Annick Wehrle for the French-speaking countries (annick.wehrle(at)
Dr. Lucy Lachenmaier for the Spanish-speaking countries (lucy.lachenmaier(at)

Diplôme de Francais Professionel - Affaires

HFU Business School is an examination centre for the Chamber of Industry and Commerce in Paris. Students can apply for the Diplôme de Français Professionnel – Affaires (Niveau B2, C1 oder C2) qualification on the Schwenningen campus. Preparation courses for this qualification are also offered by HFU Business School.

Contact: Annick Wehrle

North & South America


Regional Coordinator: Prof. Nikola Hale

  • California State University - San Francisco, Sonoma, California Polytechnic, Long Beach
  • Southeastern Lousiana University - Hammond
  • Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
  • University of Missouri - Kansas City
  • University of Northern Colorado - Greely

Latin America


Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmeier

  • Universidad de Congreso - Mendoza
  • Universidad Empresarial Siglo 21 - Cordoba
  • Universidad del Norte Santo Tomás de Aquino - San Miguel de Tucumá


  • Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná - Curitiba (International Center)
  • Pontificia Universidade Católica do Paraná - Curitiba (International Center)


Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmeier

  • Universidad de los Lagos - Osorno
  • Universidad Austral de Chile - Valdivia


Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmeier

  • Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador

El Salvador

Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmaier

  • ESEN, Santa Tecla


Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmeier

  • Universidad Anahuac del Sur - Mexico-City
  • Instituto Tecnológico de Monterey - Monterrey


Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmeier

  • Universidad ESAN - Lima
  • Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola - Lima    
  • Universidad de San Martín de Porres - Lima
  • Universidad de Piura - Piura


Regional Coordinator: Dr. Lucy Lachenmaier

  • Universidad de Montevideo - Montevideo



Regional Coordinator: Li Fang-Heck

  • Xiamen University - Xiamen
  • Tongji University - Shanghai
  • JiaoTong University - Shanghai
  • Northwest University - Xi'an
  • Qingdao University  - Qingdao
  • Soochow University - Suzhou
  • Yangzhou University - Yangzhou

Preparation for China

In the summer semester of 2012, a project group led by Jiang Ren assembled information about Study in China. The report can be found here: Semester abroad - China.


Information on China, Shanghai and the USST - University of Shanghai for Science and Technology and important tips on travel in China can be found here: Project report Shanghai.

Campus plan USST

German companies in Singapore, Hongkong and Taiwan

A list of German companies, assembled in project lectures.


South Africa

Regional Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Rütger Conzelmann

  • University of Pretoria - Pretoria


Regional Coordinator: Annick Wehrle

  • Université de Gafsa

Student exchanges at Bachelor and Master's level, international business games, international conferences in Gafsa, exchange and cooperation of professors.

The modern university of Gafsa offers Engineering and Business Faculties.

Australia & New Zealand


Regional Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Michael Lederer

  • University of the Sunshine Coast - Maroochydore

In Sippy Downs, Sunshine Coast, Queensland, about 100 Kilometers north of Brisbane. 

New Zealand

Regional Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Michael Lederer

  • Napier, Eastern Institute of Technology

Partner Universities for International Engineering

Special partner universities for IEB can be found here.