Nuertingen-Geislingen University (HfWU)

"Education for responsibility", that is the mission of the Nürtingen-Geislingen University. A university that is fully committed to sustainable development. This includes the range of courses and programs offered by the university: bachelor's and master's degree programs from the fields of business, environment, design and therapies. HfWU's profile is designed by sustainability combined with a strong applied approach in teaching, research, transfer and continuing education. 

NGU is home to

  • 5500 young people in 36 programs
  • 130 professors and 400 lecturers
  • 270 employees
  • a network to over 100 partner universities worldwide

About HfWU

Academics

Part of the Länd

The HfWU, an individual university in the center of the innovation region Stuttgart. The economic powerhouse of Baden-Württemberg.

Together we reinvent ourselves every day. 
Together we are Part of the Länd. 

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Current information and news

HfWU flies the flag for tolerance

Nürtingen-Geislingen University participates in UNESCO Day of Tolerance on November 16

German-Ghanaian bridge-builder

Richard Owusu awarded with German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) price

Pacific Wave in the Community Hall

Cultural Night, focus on the Asia-Pacific region, over 120 interested

Famous Award for NGU students

- Landscape Architecture Students Receive Peter Joseph Linné Prize -

HfWU flies the flag for tolerance

Nürtingen-Geislingen University participates in UNESCO Day of Tolerance on November 16

HfWU insists on additional security

HfWU insists on additional security

- HfWU-rector demands action from Studierendenwerk after knife attack -

After attack on students: NGU increases security measures in front of dormitory

After attack on students: NGU increases security measures in front of dormitory

In the night of today, Saturday, 05.11.2022, three students of the Nürtingen-Geislingen University (NGU) were attacked and injured in the student dormitory in Schelmenwasen in Nürtingen by two persons not living in the dorms.

Digital zur Nachhaltigkeit – Studium-generale im Wintersemester

- Studium generale-Programm der Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Umwelt Nürtingen-Geislingen (HfWU) im Wintersemester -

Reach beyond – Coaching for your successful stay and career in Germany

Reach beyond – Coaching for your successful stay and career in Germany

Career Coaching for international students - anonymous and confidential!
Being in a foreign country can be challenging sometimes. Coaching is an excellent way to find concrete solutions for individual issues and gain new motivation for studies and fulfilling free time in Germany.

 Information for people affected by the war in Ukraine / Інформація для людей, які потрапили в нaдзвичайну ситуацію щодо війни в Україні

Information for people affected by the war in Ukraine / Інформація для людей, які потрапили в нaдзвичайну ситуацію щодо війни в Україні

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Our focus: Sustainability

With its sustainability profile in sustainability, Nuertingen-Geislingen University is guided by the definition of the United Nations with the three dimensions of economy, ecology and social issues. HfWU strives to shape economic value creation for the benefit of all while respecting the limits of our planet. Above this is NGU´s mission of "Education for Responsibility," with five strategic goals:

1. promoting future-oriented thinking
2. Integrate sustainability skills into all degree programs,
3. expand the knowledge base
4. via discourse to active creation
5. acting sustainably.

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Events

08.12.
7.30pm - 10pm
Nuertingen, St. Johannes, Vendelaustraße 28
15.12.
7pm - 10pm
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