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Rankings & awards

98% of students recommend Business Administration and Engineering - Marketing and Sales in StudyCheck

The Business Administration and Engineering - Marketing and Sales bachelor's programme is recommended by 98% of students in the External link opens in a new window:StudyCheck.de evaluation portal.


Furtwangen University one of most popular universities of applied sciences in Germany

[Translate to English:] TOP Hochschule in Deutschland

Once again External link opens in a new window:Furtwangen University has been voted one of the TOP 5 universities in Germany. In the current ranking of the evaluation portal StudyCheck.de, more than 500 universities of applied sciences and universities were considered. The universities were evaluated by a total of 79,647 students.

In the 2023 Award, HFU landed in 4th place nationwide compared with other universities of applied sciences, 3rd place for Baden-Württemberg and 6th place nationwide in the overall comparison (universities and universities of applied sciences).

Furtwangen University was already named TOP university of applied sciences in Germany in 2022, 2019 and 2018.


TOP placing in current CHE University Ranking

In the latest ZEIT university ranking, the Faculty of Business Administration and Engineering (WING) once again received outstanding marks and, with its "green" grades, is among the top group in the German-speaking world. "Green" is the top category, followed by "yellow" for the middle group and "blue" for the bottom group. The ranking was compiled by the Center for Higher Education Development (CHE) based on facts and assessments by students and professors.

For the Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management, the general study situation, the support provided by lecturers, the organization of studies, the practical orientation of the Internal link opens in the same window:degree programmes and the equipment of the laboratories were described as particularly outstanding. The Faculty of Industrial Engineering is one of the best in Germany for these criteria.

However, The Faculty of Business Administration and Engineering is also rated very highly in terms of the broad range of courses on offer and the modern lecture halls and the IT equipment. The appropriate use of digital teaching elements, good support during studies and the practical phase as well as informative offers for career guidance round off the attractive overall picture.

The CHE University Ranking confirms once more that our Faculty is not only one of the most successful educational institutions for Business Administration and Engineering, it is also one of the most prestigious.