Sustainable menstrual underwear nominated for innovation award

The company Kelheim Fibres has been nominated for the "Cellulose Fibre Innovation of the Year" award for its concept of menstrual underwear made from sustainable viscose special fibers. The developer behind it is Natalie Wunder, the first graduate of the "Sustainable Textiles" master's program at Hof University of Applied Sciences. [more]

published: 01.02.2022

Designs for a new forest experience center in Mehlmeisel

On Friday, July 9 at 4 p.m., students from the 4th and 6th semesters of the Communication Design program at the Münchberg Campus of Hof University of Applied Sciences will present their concepts, designs and prototypes for the new construction of a forest adventure center in Mehlmeisel in the Fichtel Mountains. [more]

published: 08.07.2021

New weaving machine expands opportunities for design students

The design students at the Münchberg Campus have recently been provided with new paths within the weaving mill. The reason for this is a new acquisition that recently went into operation: A weaving machine from Lindauer Dornier GmbH with a Jacquard machine from Stäubli has been on campus since September [more]

published: 02.10.2020

The design strategist leaves the company – Dietmar Spörl goes into (in)retirement

After 22 years at Hof University of Applied Sciences at the Münchberg location, Prof. Dietmar Spörl, a well-deserved and very popular lecturer, retired at the end of July 2020. As a member of the textile design course and a passionate designer, he played a major role in shaping the successful development of the Münchberg university location [more]

published: 30.09.2020