Hof University of Applied Sciences 

Public (University of Applied Sciences)
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Date of Establishment


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University Type

University of Applied Sciences

Best Known For

Business Studies

Lecture Mode

Physical, Hybrid


Hof University of Applied Sciences (German: Hochschule Hof, full name Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften Hof), is a public non-profit business, media and technical vocational university founded in 1994 in Upper Franconia, Bavaria, Germany. Around 4000 students (plus 5%) are now enrolled at the Hof, Münchberg, Kronach, and Selb campuses. This is the university's highest level since its inception. The expansion is primarily due to international Master's programs, but it is also due to innovative new Bachelor's programs. Their modern bachelor's and master's programs in Business, Computer Science, and Engineering meet industry requirements. The institute is well-known for its welcoming study environment. Communication between students and professors is frequent and straightforward. Students receive intensive personal support during their studies due to a comfortable student-lecturer ratio. As an Applied Sciences University, it places a premium on the practicality of all courses and assignments. Professors and teaching staff have extensive experience in both industry and academia. Hof University of Applied Sciences places a high priority on international relations. They have a close network of over 100 partner institutions in over 40 countries and have participated in the ERASMUS+ program for many years. Several foreign universities offer double degree programs in a variety of disciplines. Furthermore, their degree programs in Innovative Textiles and Textile Design are the only ones in Bavaria. These degree programs now include new computer technologies and modern machinery, as well as multimedia presentations of textile products. Hof University encourages all its students to spend at least one semester abroad, either studying or working. The International Office organizes a variety of activities for international students as well as information on partner universities, exchange opportunities, and scholarships.

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