University of Heilbronn

University of Heilbronn

Max-Planck-Str. 39, D-74081Heilbronn, Germany

Heilbronn University (HHN) ranks amongst the major institutions of Higher Education in the state of Baden-Württemberg where it caters for almost 8,000 degree-seeking students on four campuses, namely Heilbronn – Sontheim, Heilbronn – Am Europaplatz, Künzelsau and Schwäbisch Hall

The university is a family-friendly, vibrant institution which is committed to innovative and interdisciplinary knowledge transfer. It works closely with its many partners in business, industry and the local community to create a sustainable and ethical learning environment for its students.

Its diverse range of study programmes in Business Studies, Engineering and Information Technology provide a sound theoretical grounding while integrating vocational elements such as industrial placements or project work. Focus is also placed on competence-based approaches in order to enhance student key competences across functions and disciplines.

Most study programmes have been created in direct response to the needs of local industries but an increasing number of courses are focusing on the challenges presented by today’s global business environment.

UNB and Heilbronn University ave established a dual graduate degree programme. Students in the program will earn both the UNB MBA and the HHN Master in Business Management degrees.


Website URL: https://www.hs-heilbronn.de/6006614/02_information-for-exchange-students
Accommodations: http://www.hs-heilbronn.de/925935/accommodation
Cost: Medium
External Funding Available: Yes
Availability: 5
Academic Dates:

http://www.hs-heilbronn.de/2591940/04_Schedule

Semester 1: September to Early February
Semester 2: March to August

Course Timetable: http://www.hs-heilbronn.de/1051889/03_courses_and_faculties
Program Type: Exchange , Joint/Dual/Double
Language: English , German
Available Subjects: business and entrepreneurship , computer science , hospitality and tourism , engineering -electrical , engineering - computer , engineering - mechanical
Travel Information: http://travel.gc.ca/destinations/germany
Practical Information:

Introductory and intensive German language course: https://www.hs-heilbronn.de/6170877/04_Introductory-course-and-German-intensive-course

Fact sheet

Visa Requirements: http://www.kanada.diplo.de/Vertretung/kanada/en/02/visa/__long-stay.html
Additional Information:

External funding may be available:

  • Baden-Württemberg-STIPENDIUM scholarship (400-1200 euros/month) Heilbronn is offerering one scholarship of 680.00 Euro/month for 5 months.  Application deadline: March 31st, 2014.  Application forms are available at Global Learning and Engagement.
  • DAAD German Academic Exchange: https://www.daad.org .
  • Undergraduate students enrolled in a program focused on international business, finance, economics, or a combination of business with environmental/sustainability studies -  EDC scholarships

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