Hochschule Furtwangen: top level, best practice

Furtwangen University (HFU) is not only the highest located university in Germany, but it also is considered by its students and the business community to be one of the top learning institutions in Germany. With eight academic departments and 35 accredited courses of study at the three locations in Furtwangen, Villingen-Schwenningen and Tuttlingen, the university offers diverse course programs in the areas of engineering sciences, information technology, international business, business information technology, in­­dustrial engineering, media and health sciences.

Study abroad and internships are a permanent part of the curriculum. The students profit from the partnership with more than 130 international universities as well as close cooperation with regional and international companies. Thanks to its own re­­search activities the newest scientific discoveries flow directly into the studies. The students receive excellent support. Small study groups and the personal contact to the instructors guarantee maximum success. Modern laboratories and workplaces as well as the leading scientific library in Germany are part of the outstanding facilities which are available to all HFU students.



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    Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1
    D-78120 Furtwangen
    Telefon +49 (0) 7723 920-0
    Telefax +49 (0) 7723 920 1109

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    bachelor and master programs in the areas of computer sciences, technology, engineering, business and media studies