FHWS Campus on Sanderheinrichsleitenweg in Würzburg

Incoming Exchange Students

Study in one of the most fascinating regions in Germany at the centre of Europe and choose from a compelling range of degree programmes. We offer you the opportunity to apply all that you have learned during your practical training at FHWS and to expand your knowledge. For over 25 years now, FHWS has maintained intensive partnerships with higher education institutions in 40 different countries. The more than 75 international exchange students whom we welcome every semester ensure an international atmosphere and unforgettable moments.

The following pages contain information on our degree programmes and how to apply to study at FHWS as an exchange student as well as on study formalities and finances, our support programme, and language courses.

There are countless good reasons to study as an exchange student at FHWS and our locations in Würzburg and Schweinfurt:

Why Würzburg and Schweinfurt?

  • A compelling blend of culture and industry
  • Life in the heart of Germany, at the centre of Europe
  • Student cities exuding international flair


  • Approx. 500 international students
  • Practice-oriented lectures in German and English
  • Outstanding reputation and a member of international networks
  • Buddy programme for international students

Find more information at the FAQ for students page which is updated regularly!