No parliament in Germany comes close to 50% women - and according to one study, it will take at least another 50 years to achieve gender parity in academia. Concise figures and food for thought: These were provided at the 50th meeting of the Frauen.Stärken.Hof (FSH) network. [more]
Since 15.03.2023 Prof. Dr. Johannes Michael is professor at the Faculty of Computer Science and takes over the teaching area for intelligent autonomous systems. [more]
Prepare for the job with good food: The Business Dinner of the Career Service of Hof University of Applied Sciences regularly offers the opportunity to learn the table etiquette and manners common in Germany in order to be prepared in the best possible way for this part of later professional life. [more]
Hof University of Applied Sciences starts the summer semester 2023 with more than 3700 students in the faculties of Economics, Computer Science, Engineering and Interdisciplinary and Innovative Sciences as well as in the Faculty of Continuing Education. Compared to the summer semester 2022, the student numbers thus remain stable at the previous year's level. [more]
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Entrup was appointed to the Faculty of Economics at our university in 2003. He is now celebrating 25 years of service.
For the eleventh time in a row, the four Upper Franconian colleges and universities are alternating in hosting the Upper Franconia IT Forum. On Wednesday, March 23, 2023, the University of Bamberg invites to the IT-Forum Upper Franconia 2023 under the motto "Upper Franconia meets the future!".
Prof. Dr. René Peinl will be one of the speakers - he will talk about ChatGPT. [more]
The previous vice presidents of the Hof University of Applied Sciences will each remain in their posts for a further period. The University Council confirmed the Vice President for Teaching, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dietmar Wolff, as well as Prof. Dr.-Ing. Valentin Plenk, who holds the office of Vice President for Research and Development. [more]
The previous Android university app is now getting on in years, both technically and functionally, and has recently essentially only undergone minor bug fixes, but no major technical enhancements. Therefore, Prof. Dr. Walter Kern, who teaches in the area of mobile computing at Hof University of Applied Sciences, among other things, has designed and implemented a completely new app.
The new app is now available for students. [more]
The Hof University of Applied Sciences, together with the economic region Hochfranken, would like to advance the exchange on a European level and promote innovations. This is to be done within the framework of the partner network ERNACT. [more]
Hof University of Applied Sciences would like to become independent of external energy in the future. To achieve this goal, the project "Energy self-sufficient Hof University" has now been launched. By the end of the year, Oliver Stark and his team at the iwe want to gain the necessary insights to achieve the big goal. [more]
With the funding commitment for "pulsnetz MuTiG", institutions of the social economy can be accompanied and supported professionally, which want to prepare themselves for the big challenges in social welfare with the help of digitalization. Hof University of Applied Sciences is involved in this project. [more]
The Freiheitshalle in Hof will be the meeting place for decision-makers in the water industry from April 26 to 27, 2023. The DVGW regional groups of Central Germany and Bavaria invite to the expert forum with accompanying trade exhibition for the fourth time - with the Institute for Water and Energy Management of the Hof University of Applied Sciences (iwe). [more]
Bavaria is intensifying its economic relations with the Arabian Peninsula. A 30-strong delegation from the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs from the fields of energy and hydrogen, environmental technology and medical technology traveled to Saudi Arabia and Bahrain for this purpose - with them: Dr. Andy Gradel from the Institute for Water and Energy Management at Hof University of Applied Sciences. [more]
The Kältekreis³, the competence network for refrigeration and air conditioning Hochfranken invites interested parties on Thursday, 09.03.2022 from 15.00 clock to its 8th network meeting. [more]
The Institute for Water and Energy Management is launching a new project that aims to record the main CO2 emissions from households, industry and commerce, transport and agriculture in Hochfranken in a real-time monitor and make them publicly visible. [more]
Dr. Harvey Harbach's research on sustainable food production at Hof University of Applied Sciences is one of the winning projects in the university competition for the "Year of Science 2023 - Our Universe". [more]
The Health Year of the Upper Franconia Technology Alliance (TAO) began with a symposium in Hof. The kick-off event at the Digital Start-up Center Einstein1 was jointly organized by Hof University of Applied Sciences with Coburg University of Applied Sciences and the universities of Bayreuth and Bamberg. [more]
The number of dual students in Bavaria has grown steadily in recent years. In the winter semester of 22/23, more than 8,400 students at a university of applied sciences decided to study under the umbrella of hochschule dual. [more]