Furtwangen University 

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Furtwangen University (HFU) is a German University of Applied Sciences with headquarters in Furtwangen im Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, and two additional branch campuses in Villingen-Schwenningen and Tuttlingen. The HFU is a member of the "International Lake Constance University Network" (IBH) and Franco-German University (FGU). Furtwangen University's core business is scientifically based, practical education and training. Interdisciplinary work transcends traditional subject boundaries. Engineering, computer science, business informatics, industrial engineering, media, international business, and health are all areas where the HFU excels. The university's service offerings are constantly evolving to meet the needs of the future. The goal is to guide talented young people through future-oriented courses that lead to qualified, state-recognized degrees and above-average professional opportunities. At the same time, they encourage their development into responsible, self-assured individuals capable of developing and representing solutions to problems on their own. They place ample importance on applied research and technology transfer in collaboration with their partners as a catalyst for innovation and a requirement for teaching relevance. They ensure practical relevance in teaching, research, and further education through constant exchange with our partners in companies and institutions as a leading innovation partner for companies. The institute collaborates with them to create new study models and practice-oriented student support programs. They promote internationality in education and research by collaborating with universities and businesses all over the world. As a cosmopolitan university, the HFU encourages international scientific and cultural exchange among students and faculty. They raise their profile through international relationships and partnerships around the world, as well as modules abroad and double degree agreements.

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