Hochuschule Furtwangen

Hochuschule Furtwangen Ranking

country rank: 66
world rank: 1177

University Overview

Hochuschule Furtwangen (Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences) was founded in 1971 as a non-profit public higher education school in the Baden-Wurttemberg town of Furtwangen (population range of 10,000-49,999). Tuttlingen is home to a branch campus of this university. Hochuschule Furtwangen (HFU) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational German higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kunst Baden-Württemberg (Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Württemberg). Hochschule Furtwangen (HFU) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students at HFU have access to a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Hochuschule Furtwangen Ranking

University Identity

Name Hochuschule Furtwangen
Acronym HFU
Founded 1971 Origins date back to 1850 as Archduke of Baden's Clockmaker School

University Location

Address Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1 Furtwangen 78120 Baden-Wurttemberg Germany
Tel +49 (7723) 9200
Fax +49 (7723) 920 1109
Other locations Tuttlingen

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Robert-Gerwig-Platz 1 Furtwangen 78120 (7723) 2270

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 400-499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

International Organization of Lake Constance Universities (IBH) Trinational Metropolitan Upper Rhine Region (TMO) GATE-Germany Skills Alliance in the Winner Region

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