Fulda University of Applied Sciences is a practice-oriented university with an international profile and a strong focus on applied research. Founded in 1974, the university currently encompasses:
- eight academic departments
- approx. 65 study programmes
- 170 professors and 375 support staff
- 9,000 students
- approx. 1,200 international students
The university offers academic and professional education. Numerous research and development projects are undertaken in cooperation with private business and industry. Fulda University collaborates with more than 100 universities around the world. Six international Master's programmes such as "International Management", "International Communication and European Studies", or "Human Rights Studies in Politics, Law and Society" and three international Bachelor's programmes e.g. "Science & Engineering" or "International Health Sciences" are offered. These programmes are taught partly or entirely in English.
Fulda University has a pleasant campus with wide green spaces, where history meets modernity.