International Projects

Our international projects aim at accompanying international prospective and current students through their whole academic pathway and their preparation for their labour market entry. Thus, we see ourselves in a promising position to support international  students in their respective search efforts in the best way possible before, at the beginning and during their studies.

At Heilbronn University, the following projects are currently being supported and funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). On the following pages you will find more detailed information, objectives and insights into project-related implementations.

Mission of Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences

"As an internationally oriented University of Applied Sciences with networks around the globe, we foster internationality and exchange by offering a wide range of foreign language teaching programmes and courses for students from other countries."

Mission of Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences

Funded Projects of Central University Units

Project duration: January 2021 - December 2022.
Subproject 1

Further development of the internationalisation strategy

Subproject 2

Digital concepts for international collaborative learning

Subproject 3

International support and advice service

Project duration:  October 2019 - September 2023

Subproject 1

Development of double degree programmes

Subproject 2

International Career Service

Subproject 3

International research project (VR vehicle simulator)

International Student Support

Peer-to-Peer Mentoring


Funded Projects in Faculties

Duration: February 2020 - Januar 2024

Modern Programs according to German Quality Standards and Accreditation

Combination of academic teaching and practical project work

Cooperation between different German universities

The GIU is being set up under the leadership of the Berlin University of Applied Sciences (HTW) and in cooperation with several German universities, including the Berlin School of Economics and Law, Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences and Ulm University of Technology. At HHN, the faculties T1 (Mechanics and Electronics) and WV (Economics and Transport) are involved.

The GIU project is funded in the DAAD programme group Transnational Education (TNB) and Scholarships for German Higher Education Projects Abroad.

The DAAD funds the projects HHN INVEST-PRO³ and HHN-IDEAL within the programme initiative UAS.International from grants of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).

The PeerConnect project is funded within the DAAD programme "STIBET II - Model projects to improve the welcoming culture" from funds of the German Federal Foreign Office (AA).

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