Flensburg University of Applied Sciences (FUAS) – Fachhochschule Flensburg – is Germany’s northernmost university of applied sciences. Currently with about 3,600 students, FUAS has developed into one of Germany’s most successful universities for engineering and economics – a trend confirmed …

Kiel University of Applied Sciences as we know it was founded on 1 August 1969 as a result of the merger of several state-run schools of engineering and technical colleges which in themselves can look back on a history of …

Münster University of Applied Sciences has a long tradition of education: founded in 1971 after the merger of public and private schools of engineering and vocational training institutions, it is now one of Germany’s largest and most successful institutions of …

The university has a distinctive profile focussing on computer science, engineering, tourism and business. It offers practice-oriented teaching and research which is important for our society, relevant for the students’ professions and characterised by an interdisciplinary approach. Moreover, it stands …

The ZTT (“Zentrum für Technologietransfer und Telekommunikation”) is a research institute at Worms UAS. Most projects are publicly funded by application to the Ministry of Education and Science, the German Research Foundation, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the …

FALLING WALLS AT A GLANCE Falling Walls is a unique international platform for leaders from the worlds of science, business, politics, the arts and society. It fosters discussion on research and innovation and promotes the latest scientific findings among a …

“Identify risks – Protect health” – this is the guiding principle for the work of the Federal Institute for Risk Assessment (BfR) in the field of consumer health protection. The Institute was set up in November 2002 to strengthen consumer …

The economic importance of Germany’s federal waterways Germany has an economically efficient network of waterways. The transport capacity of inland navigation is approximately 62 billion tonne-kilometres per year or around 60% of the transport capacity of long-distance goods transport by …

… translating ideas into innovation We explore cutting-edge technologies for innovative applications in the fields of microwaves and optoelectronics. As a centre of competence for III-V compound semiconductors, we are part of a worldwide network and achieve research results advancing …

At the Aachen University of Applied Sciences, great emphasis is placed on practical application of expertise, both in teaching and research. Close working relationships with regional and international companies, renowned research institutes such as the Research Centre Jülich along with …