We are continually extending our range of programmes and qualifications which include undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses as well as professional training at university level. In our bachelor's and master's degree programmes, academic, technical and methodological skills are taught using innovative teaching methods in an attractive learning environment. Studying at HFU provides students with an interdisciplinary, application-oriented education which prepares them well for their future careers.
Furtwangen University offers many opportunities for students to work as a student assistant ("Hiwi"). This film from GLF Campus TV shows examples of students working for the University Marketing Department, the Press Office and for the Information and Media Centre. However the International Center and the various Faculties are always looking for student assistance. It's always worthwhile to check with the Faculty or Department directly.
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The Student Affairs Department of Furtwangen University is responsible for any questions our students may have regarding applications, admissions, enrolment and examinations, before, during and after their study time.
The Student Affairs Department is responsible for:
The International Center of Furtwangen University normally arranges accommodation for students who come to Furtwangen University as part of an exchange programme.
Master's students and students of the International Business Management bachelor's programme, get support in finding accommodation from the coordinator of the relevant programme.
Together with the other central facilities, IT-Applications aims to provide modern, universally accessible online services which support students, lecturers and other university staff in their daily work. Contact IT-Applications for information and advice on digitalization projects at Furtwangen University.
Furtwangen University is not only the highest university in Germany geographically, in prestigious rankings students and businesses have also voted us one of the top educational institutions in Germany. Our 9 faculties offer a broad range of practical and future-oriented degree programmes across 3 campuses — Furtwangen, Schwenningen and Tuttlingen. The friendly and supportive HFU atmosphere which is our trademark, enables our students to settle into academic life quickly and to concentrate fully on their studies. Classes are small allowing personal contact with teaching staff.
Furtwangen model: flexible study conditions for high performance athletes
Furtwangen University makes it possible to combine high-performance sport with studying for a university degree. Flexible conditions are set down in our Study and Examinations Regulations.
There are various student organizations and clubs on each of the three campuses of Furtwangen University. The various sports initiatives are coordinated by the Student Union AStA.
HFU professional training has been awarded the grade "Good" by the Stiftung Warentest magazine. HFU was only the second university of its type nationwide to be awarded the sought-after seal of system accreditation. The basis for this is the highly developed quality assurance system in the area of study and teaching.
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