Hochschule Heilbronn

Heilbronn University ranks amongst the major institutions of Higher Education in the state of Baden-Württemberg where it caters for over 6,000 degree-seeking students on three campuses, namely Heilbronn, Künzelsau and Schwäbisch Hall.



Over the last two decades, Heilbronn University has become a regional leader in technology-driven fundamental and applied research and has established its own Institute of Applied Research.


Its diverse range of study programmes in Business Studies, Engineering and Information Technology provide a sound theoretical grounding while integrating vocational elements such as industrial placements or project work.


Career Service

  • The Career Service of Heilbronn University offers many kinds of information and support relating to the topics of career and entry into the profession
Job platform
  • In addition to interesting links about various career-related topics, you will find information about university-wide career events and a job platform. There you will find internship and job offers and also offers for student jobs and thesis work.


Student services

As the institution responsible for student housing, canteens, cafeterias, and day care centres in Germany, the Student Services play an active role in University life. They further support students in their everyday university life, including study financing and counselling on various aspects of life. The Studierendenwerk Heidelberg is responsible for Heilbronn University.

Housing services

For accommodation options, please check the room provided by the Office of Student Services of Heilbronn University. Here you will find a list of commission-free rooms available on the private housing market.

Library services

The Library at the Heilbronn-Sontheim campus is the largest, holding over 100,000 media units. Its entrance is on the ground floor of the E building.The Künzelsau Library is located on the first floor of the D building. The library in Schwäbisch Hall is also on the first floor. At the campus at the Europaplatz in Heilbronn the library is located in the basement of the W-Bulding.

ICT services

The computing centre of Heilbronn University provides various IT services. To use these IT services, you require a valid user account with the University. The University account is your central account with the University that you keep during your entire study period.

Medical services

Admission to Heilbronn University is only granted if proof of proper health insurance can be provided. Student health insurance is available for approximately 100 EUR per month with a German health insurance company, e.g. AOK.

Student Life

Campus life

Heilbronn city centre, with its newly designed pedestrian precinct, offers a great opportunity to enjoy leisurely walks and shopping expeditions. A large number of cafés, beer gardens, pubs and excellent restaurants invites visitors and locals to relax and enjoy their culinary delights.

Sports facilities

  • The Office of Student Services further offers a wide range of fitness activities for students.