Information for new students

General information

FHWS & Corona

In order to protect all members of FHWS from infection all FHWS buildings remain closed to the public. Vistors and guests are only allowed to enter when having an appointment.

This also affects our students: You are only allowed to enter for certain reasons. These exceptions from the ban on entering FHWS buildings are listed on the FHWS Corona page.

Semester dates

Semester starts
15 March 2021

Lectures start15 March 2021

Lectures end
9 July 2021

Semester ends
30 September 201

Further important dates and deadlines during the semester are listed in the current version of the Academic Calendar available from the pages of our Department of Student Affairs (HSST).

You may also read our faq for students about questions about

  • health & safety
  • start and course of the semester
  • opening hours, services, accessibility of facilities
  • international matters
  • exams
  • third party information

Everything about accepting your study place and enrolling at FHWS is available from the pages of our Department of Student Affairs (HSST). The online application portal APPLY additionally offers important information.

Welcome events for 1st year students

Here you will find information and links to the introductory or welcome event for your degree programme. We are continuously updating this section until the start of the semester.

Study location Würzburg

Information is continuously updated

International Students

Our International Office offers you a comprehensive (partly digital) orientation programme. Registration is required.

Further information and the exact programme can be found on the website.

Information Design (M.A.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please contact the programme advisor Prof. Henning Rogge-Pott.

Information Systems (M.Sc.)

Information on the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester will soon be available on the faculty's programme page.

In case of specific questions about this master's programme you can always contact the programme advisor Prof. Dr. Karsten Huffstadt.

Integrated Design and Construction (M.Eng.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please contact the programme advisor Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Daniel Halswick.

Internat. Social Work with Refugees and Migrants (M.A.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please send an e-mail to mrminfo.fas[at]fhws.de.

Social Work (M.A.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please send an e-mail to msa.fas[at]fhws.de

Study location Schweinfurt

Information is continuously updated

International Students

Our International Office offers you a comprehensive (partly digital) orientation programme. Registration is required.

Further information and the exact programme can be found on the website.

Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (M.Eng.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please contact the programme advisor Prof. Dr. Markus H. Zink.

Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please contact the programme advisor Prof. Dr. Udo Müller.

Product Development and Systems Design (M.Eng.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please contact the programme advisor Prof. Dr. Udo Müller.

Business and Engineering (M.Eng.)

If you have questions about the start of studies in the upcoming summer semester, please contact the programme advisor Prof. Dr. Kurt Schwindl.