FHWS building at Sanderheinrichsleitenweg Würzburg

Students in park (c) Jonas Kron

Student at machine (c) Stefan Bausewein

Students working in a group (c) Jonas Kron

How and where can I receive information?

Application and Admission

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Your contact for matters of application and admission is the Department of Student Affairs (HSST).


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Visit our FAQ for prospective students to receive answers to frequently asked questions.

Studying at FHWS

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What can I study at FHWS? Browse through information, insights and videos, especially on bachelor's programmes.

Academic Advisory Service

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The Team of our International Office takes care of questions from international prospective students on studying at FHWS. More detailed information and available contacts are available form their website.

Information events

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FHWS offers several information events, such as FHWS Taster Sessions and a whole week for prospective students. For more information, visit our Event page.

Student for a Day

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The project Student for a Day offers you the opportunity to follow a student into one of her or his lectures. The student will answer your questions and provide you with first-hand information.

Financing and consultancy

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Besides social and psychotherapeutic counselling, the Studentenwerk (Student Services) also offers information on how to finance your studies (e. g. via BAFöG, a form of student loan). If eligible, you may also receive financial support via scholarships.

Student life

Students in Schweinfurt

How’s life in the study locations Würzburg and Schweinfurt? Is there anything good to know, helpful or are there interesting facts about student life?

Information for specific target groups

Studies for Refugees

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Refugees who are interested in studying at FHWS receive counsel and support via the Integra and Welcome programmes, which offer language courses, tutorials, and workshops.

Studying with disabilities

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FHWS offers counsel for students and prospective students with disabilities or chronic diseases, so they can finish their studies with success! The counsellor will always consider the student’s individual situation.

International Students

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The International Office is the right contact for students from abroad who wish to study at FHWS for an exchange semester or who wish to complete a full study programme.