Selection of translated press releases
A joint project run by HNU students with refugees, representatives of the cities of Ulm and Neu-Ulm and the Neu-Ulm administrative district promotes linking and integration: Supported by the city of Ulm's Department of Surveying and by the Integration and Equality Office of the Neu-Ulm District Administrator's Office, they created a map of both cities with relevant contact points and useful facilities that refugees and migrants need to get settled.
Prospective students can apply for the Business Intelligence and Business Analytics and International Enterprise Information Management programmes of the HNU until 15 October 2016. Graduates of the two programmes, which include one semester at international universities, will have Masters of Science (M.Sc.).
Planning an appointment without having to actively search for open time slots – the MeetMe web application, developed by HNU students, promises to do just that. The software won the international Student Contest on Software Engineering (SCORE) in Texas. The final was part of the International Conference on Software Engineering, the world’s largest and most important conference in this field.
TechCity, an industrial and science park in Sanhe City near Beijing in China, is scheduled to be up and running in 10 years. This innovative project for the future is actively supported by the Ulm/Neu-Ulm Educational and Economic Region. Prominent representatives from China signed cooperation agreements with HNU, the Ulm Innovation Region and the Association of Baden-Württemberg Technology and Incubation Centres.
HNU celebrates the laying of the foundation stone of the second HNU building with 150 guests from academia, business and politics. HNU President Professor Uta M. Feser lays the stone together with Dr. Ludwig Spaenle, Bavarian Minister of Education and Culture, Science and Art to officially open the start of construction.
From 6 June 2016, the HNU and the Ulm University of Applied Sciences will offer a joint German course for refugees who wish to apply for a place at one of the two universities of applied sciences. Applicants must apply by 10 May 2016.
Professor Ildeberto Aparecido Rodello from the Universidade de São Paulo is to take a teaching role as a visiting professor at the HNU for one semester and give lectures on IT applications and business processes. The Brazilian is looking forward to sharing knowledge with colleagues, carrying out joint research projects and experiencing about German culture.
A new partner university – the HNU has expanded its international relations in South America. The new cooperation agreement with the Universidad Latina de Costa Rica is the fifth in South America. Partnerships already exist with universities in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Peru.
The HNU has a new partnership: Together with the Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola in the Peruvian capital Lima, the HNU supports cooperation between Bavarian and South American universities, which is sponsored by the State Ministry. HNU President Professor Dr. Uta M. Feser and State Secretary Bernd Sibler of the Bavarian Ministry of Education and Culture, Science and Art signed the cooperation agreement on 22nd March. The new partnership will intensify scientific cooperation, and an exchange programme will also be initiated for HNU students and teachers.
Professor Dr. Uta M. Feser, President of HNU, and Professor Dr. Walter Schober, President of the University of Applied Sciences in Ingolstadt, are elected to the UAS Board.