Indian students celebrate their traditions: The “Garba Night 2022” inspires

India is a country with a huge cultural heritage. So it's no wonder that the approximately 800 Indian students at Hof University of Applied Sciences also cultivate their traditions. Now, with the "Garba Night 2022", a very colorful celebration took place, reminiscent of the traditional Navratri celebrations, where, among other things, the folk dance "Garba" is shown. [more]

published: 27.10.2022

Intercultural competence: meeting other nationalities as part of the lecture

The encounter with other cultures is not only of great importance from a professional perspective, it also provides new experiences and promotes the development of one's own personality. At Hof University of Applied Sciences, the Faculty of Engineering, among others, offers the module "Intercultural Competence", which is carried out by the Career Service and by lecturers of the faculty. [more]

published: 13.07.2022

Lecture: The Impact of the Ukraine War on Central Asia

The economic consequences of the conflict between Russia and Ukraine particularly affect Russia's neighboring countries in Central Asia. This was made clear in a noteworthy presentation by Saule Kemelbayeva, an economist at the International School of Economics at M. Narikbayev KAZGUU University in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan [more]

published: 01.07.2022

Project I2P2 connects Hof University with six countries on three continents

In cooperation with six international partner universities in Finland, Italy, Kazakhstan, Mexico and the USA, Hof University of Applied Sciences develops joint courses and projects. What makes this special is that all modules are interdisciplinary and open to students from all disciplines and faculties [more]

published: 24.06.2022

International Relations: Kazakh Consul General Visits Hof

The Consul General of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Munich, Dr. Denis Rogov, visited Hof University of Applied Sciences on 12.04.2022 together with a delegation. The focus of the visit was the exchange of information and getting to know the campus. [more]

published: 22.04.2022

Active against migration causes: Knowledge Transfer & Network Building in Tunisia

Hof University of Applied Sciences supports the establishment of scientific networks in Tunisia and teaches knowledge in the fields of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and mechatronics locally. To this end, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Valentin Plenk, Vice President Research and Development at Hof University of Applied Sciences, has now completed a tour across the North African country [more]

published: 27.11.2021

6. EU Forum: Importance of the European Union for the Region Remains High

The importance of the European Union for the region was the focus of the now 6th EU Forum at Hof University of Applied Sciences, which was attended by almost 50 interested visitors. Among other things, they heard presentations on the question "What does the EU actually do in Upper Franconia?" and were able to engage in discussions about the insights gained. [more]

published: 23.11.2021