Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW)
About the University
The Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) is an institution of higher education with several campuses throughout the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany. It was established in 2009. Also, it is the direct successor to the Staatliche Berufsakademie Baden-Württemberg. At present, it has over 34,000 students enrolled out of which 4% are international students.
The University does not have any stable rank at present.
Courses offered- Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW)
Graduate Degree programs offered by the University are:-
- Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
- Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
- Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)
Post Graduate programs offered by the university are:-
- Master of Arts (M.A.)
- Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)
- Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Jobs and internships- Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW)
Students can do a job or join an internship to finance their living and studies. They can work in nearby stores or call centers as a part-time employee. The openings can also be searched through online portals in organizations such as Anna Haag Mobil, Ernst & Young GmbH auditing company, Deutsche Bahn AG.
House and accommodation
For accommodation, students have to find it on their own as on-campus accommodation is not available. Private accommodation can be searched through online portals and offline too. It consists of single or shared rooms or flats. An average amount of accommodation rent costs around 350 EUR/ month.
However, the cost of living depends on the lifestyle of students and the places they choose to live. The average amount of living expense in Baden-Wuerttemberg is around 850 EUR/month (including rent, health insurance, and other basic utilities). Students have to pay a mandatory amount of semester fee specified by the University which also includes a semester ticket for public transport.
Places to visit near the University
Some popular places to visit in Baden-Wuttemberd are:-
- Europa-Park- It is an amusement park with amazing rides.
- Hohenzollern Castle- It is a 19th-century castle located on a mountaintop.
- Heidelberg Palace- It is a 16th century ruined castle on a hillside.
- Mercedes-Benz Museum- It is an automobile museum with vintage cars.
- Lichtenstein Castle- It is a Neo-Gothic castle perched on a clifftop.
The University is the first higher education institution in Germany that combines on-the-job training and academic studies DHBW counts as one of the largest higher education institutions in the German Federal State of Baden-Wuerttemberg. DHBW provides a route to sought-after academic qualifications while enabling students to gain extensive practical experience.