University of Applied Sciences Landshut

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University of Applied Sciences Landshut
Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften Landshut
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Former name
Fachhochschule Landshut
Type Public
Established 1978 (1978)
Chancellor Johann Rist
President Karl Stoffel[de]
Academic staff
110
Students 5234
Location Landshut, Bavaria, Germany
48°33′22″N 12°11′51″E / 48.55611°N 12.19750°E / 48.55611; 12.19750Coordinates: 48°33′22″N 12°11′51″E / 48.55611°N 12.19750°E / 48.55611; 12.19750
Campus Urban
Language German
Colours Red     
Website www.haw-landshut.de

The University of Applied Science of Landshut with its capacity of 2600 students and 70 professors clearly focuses on the quality of teaching. Located at the gates of Landshut that is situated between Munich and Regensburg in an economic region moulded by high technology (especially the car industry and information technology). The medieval city centre and the flourishing industry on the outskirts form an exciting and yet harmonious combination of tradition and modernity. Every 4 years, Europe’s largest historical festival, the “Landshuter Hochzeit”, attracts visitors from around the world.

General information[edit]

The University of Applied Science of Landshut has 5 faculties:

  • Business Studies
  • Social Works
  • Informatics
  • Vehicle engineering
  • Industrial Engineering

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