Claim Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf - University of Applied Sciences



  • January: Conclusion of cooperation agreement between South Eastern Kenya University (SEKU) and HSWT
  • February: Commitment to the DAAD project 'TOMATO – Harnessing of Efficient Vegetable and Fruit Production, Processing and Marketing Systems in Ethiopia through Practice Based Education and Participatory Research' together with Arsi, Bahir Dar and Hawassa universities in Ethiopia
  • March: Digital exposure seminar 'ICT in Agricultural Value Chain Development' for 24 participants from Africa and India




  • May: Start of the first postgraduate course to take place as part of the Training Pact with Africa


  • September: The agreement between the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and HSWT to fund students and research projects in Africa is signed by Federal Development Minister Dr Gerd Müller



  • June: The International Master in Agricultural Management degree programme is awarded a quality label by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the German 'Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft' for being one of the ten best international Master’s degree programmes at German universities


Weihenstephan address

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Centre for International Affairs
Weihenstephaner Berg 5
85354 Freising

Triesdorf address

Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf
Markgrafenstr. 16
91746 Weidenbach

Project partners

BayWa Foundation