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) ...

Engineering PhD for Heike Kitzig-Frank

 | HFU academic staff member Heike Kitzig-Frank has been awarded a PhD for her work in the area of Precision machining. She is the second person to gain a doctorate through the HFU "Generation mechanisms for microstructures - GenMik" cooperative PhD pro...

HFU Vice-President election

 | The three new vice-presidents of Furtwangen University have now been elected: Professor Dr. Michael Lederer, Professor Dr. Ulrich Mescheder and Professor Robert Schäflein-Armbruster will take office on 1 July, 2018. Prof. Mescheder and Prof. Lederer were re-el...

 |  HFU certificate for local school pupils

Can school pupils go to university lectures? Yes, they can, through a special series of lectures organized for schools by the Electrical Engineering programme at Furtwangen University (HFU). Experts from HFU and industry give lectures every week on current topics related to their research and work, giving a good insight into their working world. Topics range from development methods in the automob...

 |  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...

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 |  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...