PFH Private University of Applied Sciences Gttingen

Gttingen, Germany
The University has since been actively contributing to securing Germany's position as a science and business location through its intensive training of qualified new managerial blood. The PFH meets these high aspirations through a consistent orientation towards practical experience, through its marked internationality and by developing innovative teaching programmes.



PFH Private University of Applied Sciences was recognised by the Lower Saxony Ministry of Science and Culture in 1995, which means that it is Lower Saxony's oldest private, state-recognised university. .


PFH Private University of Applied Sciences is committed to generating and disseminating knowledge while providing critical and interdisciplinary reflection on political, social and economic interests. Practical orientation in teaching and research, particularly in the fields of management, innovation and technology.


Through its Board of Trustees and its more than 500 partner companies, the University has excellent links to business throughout Germany and, particularly in the regions of Göttingen und Stade, is embedded in a largely SME-oriented company environment. Entrepreneurial thinking is also reflected in the student body, in the form, for example, of a large percentage of students who specify setting up on their own as a career goal or already come from an entrepreneurial family background.

Master's Programmes


Student services

The International Office is the reference point for all questions about study abroad, teaching and research exchanges and international university partnerships. We will be pleased to advise you about planning your stay abroad, assist you with your projects, and look forward to welcoming international students at PFH Göttingen.

Student Life

Campus life

With rooms providing modern equipment at its now three campus locations, the PFH creates a perfect framework for studying: The Göttingen campus has been in existence since 1995, with the University opening PFH Hansecampus Stade in 2006; the PFH Berlin campus followed in 2011.