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International Office

International Office von außen.


    The International Office is a service facility for international students and all RWU students planning a stay abroad. In addition, the International Office advises faculties on cooperation agreements, internationalisation and recruitment measures.

    Our tasks include:

    •     Supervision of international students and guests
    •     Advising RWU students who intend to study abroad
    •     Participation in the conclusion of cooperation and partnership agreements with international universities
    •     Advising faculties on internationalisation
    •     International marketing measures
    •     Awarding scholarships to international and German students

    If you have any questions or problems, please feel free to contact us. You will find the responsible employees under "Contact & People".

    We look forward to hearing from you!

    Internationale Studierende starten an der Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten ins Sommersemester 2019.
    Rund 90 ausländische Studierende werden zum Sommersemester 2019 ihr Studium an der Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten beginnen, 15 davon als Austauschstudierende.
    Franziska Mayer

    Students from abroad

    Numerous students from all over the world study at RWU. Both our exchange students and regular degree-seeking students can choose from a wide range of courses taught in English and German.

    The RWU offers five courses of study in English:

    •     the Bachelor's programme in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
    •     the bachelor's programme in electromobility and renewable energies
    •     the Physical Engineering Bachelor's Programme
    •     the Master's programme in Electrical Engineering
    •     the Mechatronics Master's program

    The International Office supports international students in their integration at the university location and offers a wide range of services.

    International students can obtain further information...

    ... on the websites under the menu item International,

    ... in the Infothek of the International Office in building P

    ... or in the office hours of the responsible staff in the International Office.

    Jan von Allwörden/DAAD

    Going abroad

    Experience abroad is a highlight in any resume and almost indispensable for a career today. It strengthens the personality, impart intercultural competence, create international networks and broaden the horizon in every aspect. International mobility can be integrated into your studies in various ways: as a study abroad, as an internship abroad, as a summer school or in connection with your final thesis.

    Further information on the subject of "international mobility" is available from...

    ... in our office hours: Wednesdays from 11:30-14:30 in P 007 (please note the notice in the International Office if there are any changes!)

    ... in our information events: Dates and registration via the LSF

    ... or on our website under the menu item International


    RWU International Welcome Week WS 2021/2022

    Press release

    Welcome and Orientation Week

    RWU welcomes its international students to the campus in Weingarten. 78 young people from seven different countries will begin their studies at RWU in the winter semester.

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    Eberhard Hohl


    Fit for foreign cultures

    "Hidden Signals" is the title of a series of publications on intercultural communication studies. Different communication styles within individual countries lead again and again to misunderstandings in business and private life.

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    Corona - Was geht IO

    Corona - What's up

    Between digital consultation and window consultation

    Shortly before the coronavirus spread in Germany, many students travelled to Germany and abroad for the actual start of the semester. The International Office takes care of those who are currently having a hard time.

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    Image galleries

    Länderabend Kanada & USA (1).JPG

    Country Evening Canada & USA

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    RWU Länderabend Mexiko Mai 2019 (1)

    Cultural Night Mexiko

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    International Welcome April 2019 (20)

    International Welcome 2019

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    Contact & People

    General contact details

    On campus
    Building P
    Lazarettstr. 3
    88250 Weingarten
    Postal address RWU Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten
    University of Applied Sciences
    International Office
    P.O. Box 30 22
    88216 Weingarten


    Christine Tauch

    Leiterin International Office
    Christine Tauch

    Koordination Internationale Studierende

    Ramona Herrmann

    Koordinatorin für internationale Vollzeitstudierende, Stellvertretende Leiterin International Office
    Ramona Herrmann

    Barbara Wildenhain

    Koordinatorin für Incoming Studierendenmobilität
    Barbara Wildenhain

    Annkatrin Weinzierle B.A.

    Coach für internationale Vollzeitstudierende
    Annkatrin Weinzierle