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Prospective students with questions

Interested in studying at THWS? Have a look at Studies at THWS for more information.



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Information on the THWS library, dates and advisory services:
The most important pages for our students

Student in front of globe

Do you want to go abroad to study or take an internship? Or do you want to come to THWS from abroad?
THWS International

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Jobs for students, vacancies at THWS and cooperation opportunities:
Cooperations and Careers

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News and events

THWS introduces ChatGPT

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As one of the first higher education institutions in Germany, THWS has introduced ChatGPT across all campuses for students and staff: an artificial intelligence (AI) that generates texts.
Read the full press release

THWS receives EU-funding

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EU-funding application: 94 of 100 evaluation points achieved – as one of only four Bavarian universities of applied sciences, THWS is part of a European University alliance.
To the press release UNINOVIS

NISys: Doctorates at THWS

Representatives of the Technical University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt (THWS), of Aschaffenburg University of Applied Sciences, and of Coburg University met in Würzburg for the launch of the doctoral center Sustainable and Intelligent Systems (NISys). The interim management has also started its work by now. Opens press release in new tab or window

With the doctoral center for sustainable and intelligent systems (NYSis), the three higher education institutions offer master’s graduates the opportunity to complete a doctorate without having to cooperate with a university. Read the full press release

New Alumni Portal

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Your time at THWS has (nearly) passed but you still have fond memories? Whether you're a student, employee, or alumni - stay in touch and become part of our global THWS community. Click here to access the platform

International Teaching Week 2024

[Translate to Englisch:] Making international experiences at home: Global education event on the THWS campuses

We thank our students and the guest lecturers of our partner universities for participating in the global education event at the THWS campuses in Würzburg and Schweinfurt.
To the press release International Teaching Week

Integration into the job market

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Improving the integration of international students into the local job market in Main Franconia – this is the objective of the "FIT4Germany"-project, during which THWS cooperates with regional practice partners.
To the press release "FIT4Germany"

Welcome to THWS

About THWS

FHWS-Building, Münzstraße 12 in Würzburg

On the following pages you will find all important information about THWS. Our University is characterised by a broad, practice-oriented range of courses, but also by research activity, internationalisation, digitalisation and a comprehensive programme for continuing education.

Our International Office

Staff members of the International Office

The THWS International Office is the most important port of call for all our international students, whether they are looking to join THWS to complete a degree or to spend their semester abroad here. It also addresses THWS students interested in an exchange programme, and offers information to teaching staff and all other THWS staff.

Studies (in English) at THWS

Students studying together

Which degree programmes does THWS offer? Follow the link for an overview of all our Bachelor's and Master's programmes in German or English.

Popular links

Full-time or exchange student?

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Depending on what type of student you are or would like to be, there are different application procedures. If you are looking to complete a degree at THWS, please refer to the section on application for full-time studies. If you intend to study at THWS for one or two semesters as an international exchange student, have a look at the information on the page about application for incoming students.

Application, enrolment, exams

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The Department of Student Affairs (HSST) is providing information to anyone interested in studying at THWS about application, admission, or registration and enrolment. However, it is also the first point of contact for students when it comes to registering for exams, examination dates, information on grades, re-enrolment, and internships.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

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You will find answers to frequently asked questions on the FAQ page of the International Office

Opening hours

Buildings are open
Mon-Fri 6:30 to 20:30
Sat 8:00 to 18:00

Further information about restrictions and special exceptions regarding access to THWS buildings

The libraries in Schweinfurt and Würzburg are open Monday to Friday from 8:00 to 22:00.
In Schweinfurt: Opened without Service from 17:00, in Würzburg from 19:00.

Visit the website of the THWS library for more information.