Hochschule Fresenius - University of Applied Sciences
Hochschule Fresenius-University of Applied Sciences with just under 12,000 students and six study locations is the largest private university with presence teaching in Germany. It looks back on a 170-year tradition: In 1848 Carl Remigius Fresenius founded the “Chemisches Laboratorium Fresenius” in Wiesbaden, which from the very outset devoted its attention to both practical laboratory work and training. The university has been fully state-recognized since 1971. Today’s headquarters are in Idstein in the state of Hesse.
With its Chemistry & Biology, Design, Health & Social, onlineplus and Economics & Media departments, Fresenius University of Applied Sciences offers a wide and varied range of courses. Entirely in the spirit of its founder Carl Remigius Fresenius it combines teaching, research and practical experience. The name Fresenius stands for innovative, practice-oriented teaching and applied research. Cooperation arrangements with a variety of corporate partners ensure ours students’ access to business and industry. In addition, the university also specifically promotes international mobility: Its worldwide network opens up excellent prospects, whether students are looking for a semester abroad, an internship or are starting their career. International study applicants are offered preparatory courses for the university admission examination (“Feststellungsprüfung”) and tailored services by the university in cooperation with studienkolleg nrw.
Hochschule Fresenius is state-recognized and has been institutionally accredited by the German Scientific Council. t uses the system accreditation to recognize new study programs and is certified according to ISO standards 9001 and 29990.