Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences

Freising, Germany
Green. Innovative. Practical. Welcome to Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences, the German university specialising in green engineering courses. At the heart of all our courses is the natural world and our place in it. From molecules to landscaping, from energy to health – in all our degree programmes we focus on the efficient and sustainable use of natural resources.

About

History

Green, innovative, and practical - Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences in a nutshell. Since it was founded in 1971, it has developed a unique profile. No other university of applied sciences has a comparable range of subjects so clearly and consistently oriented towards green subjects. Uniquely in Bavaria.

Education

Bachelor's degree programmes

  • Bioprocess Informatics
  • Biotechnology
  • Brewing and Beverage Technology
  • Engineering in Forestry
  • Horticulture
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Landscape Construction and Management
  • Food Technology
  • Agriculture
  • Management of Renewable Energies
  • Agribusiness Marketing and Management
Master's degree programmes
  • Agrimanagement
  • Biotechnology/Bioengineering
  • Business Management & Entrepreneurship Renewable Energy
  • Horticultural Management
  • International Management of Forest Industries
  • International Master of Landscape Architecture
  • Regional Management in Mountain Areas

Research

All Departments and Institutes at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences conduct research that is interdisciplinary and practice-based in nature and international in scope. All Departments collaborate closely with one another, and we are continuing to expand our collaboration with other universities of applied sciences both in Germany and abroad.

Career

The primary function of the Career Center is to support students during their studies and in the transition from university to employment in all aspects of seeking and applying for employment, and with the acquisition of key skills. The free services of the Career Center are open to all students in all semesters who wish to apply for a permanent post after their studies, for work placements, or for final dissertations at other higher education institutions.

Bachelor's programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)

Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Bachelor at Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences!

Services

Student services

The Student.Service is open to all students.Its responsibilities include:

  • receipt of documents, applications etc.
  • issue of certificates
  • general information in response to enquiries about programmes and courses
  • choice of field of study or of specialism
  • assistance with finding the right persons to contact
  • assistance with problems with registering for examinations.

Library services

The library system of the Weihenstephan-Triesdorf University of Applied Sciences provides all literature required for teaching, study and research at the university. This literature is available in printed and electronic form for use or lending on the premises or online. The library also assists users in searching for information in its various research systems, i.e. the library catalogue (OPAC).

ICT services

The Computer Centre can help you with any questions you may have about using the IT facilities and equipment; the help desk has been set up on the Weihenstephan and Triesdorf campuses to make this easier. You can go along in person, contact the staff there by telephone or email, or fill in the online contact form.

Student Life

Campus life

Our 6,300 students live and study on the largest green campus in Germany, made up of the Weihenstephan and the Triesdorf campuses. Our outstanding learning facilities include show gardens, pilot plants, laboratories, and a biotechnology centre. We work actively to preserve natural resources and ensure long-term competitiveness. We foster our students to become responsible engineers, and equip them with a first-class education with which to face the national and international employment market.

Sports facilities

The winner of the competition for the new building of the Sports and Health Sciences department and the University Sports Center facilities on the TUM campus in Olympiapark has been decided. The vast majority of jurors chose a team from Bregenz, Austria. And the winner is… the architecture firm Dietrich Untertrifaller in collaboration with Balliana Schubert Landschaftsarchitekten AG (landscape architects).

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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