HFU Student wins Olympic Bronze

HFU student, Benedikt Doll has won the bronze medal in the biathlon at the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang. This was the fourth medal in four competitions for the German biathletes. Benedikt Doll, who is studying Business Administration and Engineering - ...

Still some study places free

Although the official application deadline of 15 January is already past, there are still some bachelor's study places free for summer semester 2018. Find out more about these degree programmes by clicking on the links below. In Furtwangen

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) ...

HFU researches future care provision technologies

 | Over the next five years, the Institute of Human, Technology, Participation (IMTT - Institut Mensch, Technik, Teilhabe) of Furtwangen University (HFU) and partners will be conducting scientific tests on...

Germany Scholarships Awarded

 | Furtwangen University has awarded 12 scholarships in winter semester 2017/18 under the "Germany Scholarships (Deutschlandstipendium)" national scholarship programme. The Germany Scholarship, which was initiated and is sponsored by the federal governm...

 |  HFU to cooperate with thyssenkrupp in Rottweil

The Rottweil Study Centre of Furtwangen University (HFU) recently welcomed 35 national and international guests. Besides visiting the new Testing Tower in Rottweil, the Cross-BA Leadership Group of thyssenkrupp AG also visited the Study Centre as part of their thyssenkrupp Academy Leadership professional development programme. The teaching and research facilities of the university Study Centr...

 |  Microsoft HoloLens project wins first prize

The Microsoft HoloLens project has been voted best semester project in the Faculty of Computer Science and awarded both a certificate and prizemoney to the value of €500 donated by M&M Software in St. Georgen, a long-term industry partner of the Faculty. Microsoft HoloLens are mixed-reality glasses, which allow the user to create 3D projections in their direct vicinity. During the winter seme...

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 |  Important dates and deadlines for Summer Semester 2018

Official start of semester: Thursday, 01 March 2018 Enrolment for new students from Thursday, 1 March until Thursday, 8 March 2018 Re-registration for summer semester 2018 at Student Administration/Examinations Office from Monday, 29 January until Thursday, 1 March 2018 1st semester student orientation sessions: Monday, 19 March & Tuesday, 20 March 2018 Schwenningen, Monday 19 March 2018...

 |  Library Opening Hours - Examination Period

The HFU libraries are open as follows: Furtwangen Campus 15 January - 23 February, 2018Monday - Friday11.00am - 10.00pmSaturday11.00am - 5.00pmSunday11.00am - 5.00pm Schwenningen Campus 08 January - 23 February, 2018Monday - Friday9.00am - 9.00pmSaturday11.00am - 5.00pmSundayclosed Tuttlingen Campus 15 January - 23 February, 2018Monday - Thursday9.00am - 7.00pmFriday9.00am - 1.00pmSaturd...