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Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

Hochschule Offenburg is an applied sciences university located in a suburb of the province of Baden-Wuerttemberg. Founded in 1964, the school specializes in digital media and publishing alongside business management and industrial engineering. Regularly awarded prizes for its rise up Germany's university rankings, this practical, professional university is right at the heart of the region's vibrant economy.

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Proudly rooted in Baden-Wuerttemberg, but with an international reach, Hochschule Offenburg hosts over 4,500 students across its four major faculties (Business Management, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Media and Information Technology). Offering various international master's courses, the school supports a lively foreign student community and carries out a range of cutting-edge research.

More about Offenburg University of Applied Sciences

Offenburg University of Applied Sciences is one of Germany's premier universities for students who are keen to enter the country's media industry. Formed in the 1960s as a specialist engineering school, the university has developed strong partnerships with the region's powerful media companies (especially Hubert Burda Media, which is based on Offenburg). Nowadays, the 4,500 strong student body studies a diverse range of bachelor's and master's courses.

The school doesn't tend to offer English language courses at BA level although a variety of international programs are available for master's students. The university has a rich variety of connections to global universities, resulting in plenty of research, work, and exchange possibilities. Back in Germany, the school also runs "Intercultural Competency Certificate" qualifications to help immerse visitors in German society, and these provide in-depth language support where needed.

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Tuition fees: Baden-Wuerttemberg

Internationals studying for more than one year in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg will have to pay a €1,500 tuition fee per semester.

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Explore Hochschule Offenburg study programs:

International Bachelor's Degree Programs

  • Electrical Engineering/Information Technology
  • DEUTSCHINSA: German-French basic studies

International Master's Degree Programs

  • Biotechnology
  • Communication and Media Engineering
  • Enterprise and IT Security
  • International Business Consulting
  • Renewable Energy and Data Engineering
  • Process Engineering

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