591 new students start in Summer Semester

Furtwangen University awards committed students

Lectures in the Summer Semester at Furtwangen University (HFU) started on 18 March 2019 with 591 new students: 436 bachelor's students and 155 master's students.

On the Furtwangen Campus there are 362 freshers, on the Schwenningen Campus 159 and on the Tuttlingen Campus, 70. In total we have approximately 6000 students in comparison to 6046 a year ago in Summer Semester 2018.

The 3 study programmes with the most applications were Business Management and Psychology, Media Design and International Business, the same as last year.

Still some free places
The number of new students will increase in the next few days as there are still some places free in 11 study programmes.  For more information and to apply

Awards for community engagement
Students who have provided outstanding community service were given awards during the first semester welcome event. On the Schwenningen Campus, the Friends of Furtwangen University awarded Jessica Pick (Micromedicine) and on the Furtwangen Campus, Sabrina Lange (Interactive Media Design), Joana Bacher (Business Administration and Engineering – Marketing and Sales) and Lukas Scheuerle (Computer Science in Media).