FHWS building at Sanderheinrichsleitenweg Würzburg

Students in park (c) Jonas Kron

Student at machine (c) Stefan Bausewein

Students working in a group (c) Jonas Kron

Prospective students with questions

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



Student in a library

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

Technical University of Applied Sciences Würzburg - Schweinfurt home page

Studying at THWS

Support for Ukrainian students

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Through an emergency fund of half a million euros, Bavaria will support Ukrainian students and researchers who are currently in Bavaria. If you are affected, please contact the International Office.
Read the full press release

THWS & Covid-19


Comprehensive information and all measures taken at THWS are available from our Covid-19 page as well as from the FAQ page.

FHWS becomes THWS

Image: Celebrations on the occasion of the 50th anniversary and the name change to THWS

“Changing the name of our institution heralds the beginning of a new age”, said Prof Dr Robert Grebner, President of the future Technical University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt (THWS). Read more in our press release

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?

University students (Foto: Colourbox.de)

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

Students in front of FHWS Building, Ignaz-Schön-Str. 11 in Schweinfurt

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.