The Fachhochschule Frankfurt am Main University of Applied Sciences (Fh-Frankfurt) offers practice-oriented study programs of a high academic standard, opening the way to a broad range of attractive professions. Fh-Frankfurt's international orientation smoothes the way to the global job market: it offers not only a wide range of language courses and language learning levels, but it has partnerships with 60 universities worldwide. Most Fh-Frankfurt students now graduate with a Bachelor or Master degree, in conformity with international standards.
The four faculties (main areas of study) and over 30 study programs reflect the stellar academic profile of Fh-Frankfurt. The broad range of study programs is continually supplemented and extended to include a range of future-oriented subjects. The application-oriented research gears education to the realities of professional life. The goal of Fh-Frankfurt is to provide a top academic quality education which is at the same time practice- and application-oriented. To fulfil these standards, key qualifications such as team competence and work techniques are an integral part of studies. Responsibility for the individual, society, and environment are constantly considered.
The 650 full-time and part-time teaching staff of Fh-Frankfurt is equipped with the relevant professional experience that guarantees students receive a top quality academic and practice-oriented training. Over 220 administrative staff members provide advisory and care services tailored to the needs of the individual and ensure optimal conditions for a successful and rapidly completed course of studies.
Lecture halls, seminar rooms, laboratories, all supported by modern media and technical equipment, and a library with a large collection of books and periodicals provide valuable support for students. Internet access is offered via wireless LAN providing for flexibility for students. The campus with its facilities and cultural activities, contributes to an excellent study atmosphere. Fh-frankfurt also offers a well designed student restaurant, and cozy cafés. The wide range of sports available, mostly free of charge is also unique to Germany.
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Over 8,000 young men and women from more than 100 nations have come to value Fh-Frankfurt as a place to study successfully, to become experts on today`s world while studying for the future. Links with industries mainly focus on research and development projects and on industry placements for our students. Many students do their final thesis together with companies. Professors normally keep excellent relationships to companies. For example, Fh-Frankfurt maintains partnership agreements with the Frankfurt City Council, the Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce, and with companies like SIEMENS and the Frankfurt airport company FRAPORT.
Statue of Justice in front of the Römer in Frankfurt
Frankfurt am Main is without question one of Europe's most important and cosmopolitan cities. Frankfurt is classified as an Alpha world city and it is the lynchpin of the European economy, travel, and industry. One in three residents of Frankfurt hold non-German passports, giving Frankfurt an international flare.
The city is home to the European Central Bank, which is the home of the Eurozone, the 16 nations that use the Euro as their currency. The Deutsche Bundesbank, the Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (German Stock Exchange), and several of Europe's most important banks have their headquarters in Frankfurt.
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