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Internationale Studierende im Hofgarten in Weihenstephan

University operations during the coronavirus crisis

Information about how the University is running during the coronavirus crisis is available on our University’s coronavirus information page.

If you are currently abroad and are planning your journey (back) to HSWT, the International Office has put together some important information on the current regulations concerning travel restrictions/border controls and quarantine for you:
Information on travelling to HSWT from abroad

Please contact the International Office if you have any questions.

International Applicants

We are pleased with your interest in Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences!

Studying at our university successfully qualifies you for a career in Germany or on the international level by means of practical relevance and imparting sound scientific fundamentals.

Moreover, you will gain many new impressions, experiences and friends from your study trip, from which you can benefit for a lifetime.

Degree studies

If you would like to take an entire course of studies at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences (HSWT), here you will learn more about the prerequisites and the application process in order to take up studies at our university.

Study abroad stay at HSWT

At HSWT we are delighted to welcome exchange students. You can spend one or two semesters with us, for example within the Erasmus+ or SEMP programme or outside the framework of a cooperation agreement as a Freemover. Information on how to plan your stay abroad with us is available here.

HSWT offers a wide range of modules for exchange students, including a number of English-taught courses.

Preparing and financing your stay

You will find important information regarding entry requirements, search for accommodation and necessary insurances under Preparation.

You will learn which steps are important after your arrival at the new place of residence under Stay in Germany.

You will find information regarding the costs of (temporarily) studying in Germany, gainful employment in Germany and scholarship opportunities under Financing.


Degree students

Exchange students

Consultation appointments

We would also be happy to advise you online via Zoom. Please email us to set up an appointment and ask us any questions you may have.

Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences has joined the National Code of Conduct for German Universities Regarding International Students.