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Architecture, Department

Fakultät Architektur und Energie-Ingenieurwesen

HBC. Hochschule Biberach

Fakultät Architektur und Energie-Ingenieurwesen
Karlstraße 11
D-88400 Biberach an der Riß
Telephone: +49 7351 582-201
HS Biberach
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Special features regarding teaching

Architecture courses are taught in small, manageable units with direct and individual supervision; Project and design work with elective options and in studio structure; Cooperation with the degree course in Energy Engineering, interdisciplinary with other relevant degree courses of the university and beyond; International orientation through many partnerships (see international orientation) as well as guided excursions; Practically oriented teaching and applied research; Integration of a practical phase of 100 days of compulsory attendance into the course structure; Good facilities.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Partnerships and cooperation arrangements with foreign institutions of higher education: CalPoly Pomona, USA; HSLU; Lucerne, Switzerland; CalPoly San Luis Obispo, USA; Univ. of Patras, Greece, etc. Practical semesters abroad are funded with grants and recognised. International guest professorships complement the offer of instruction. Extensive offers of guided arch. excursions. Summer Schools. The HBC is unique in Germany in offering an international bachelor’s degree for courses. Students invest an additional semester and spend a total of one year for a semester of practical experience and semester of studies abroad. The year abroad is an integral component of the degree programme.

Special features regarding the equipment

Digital and analogue workshop

Special features regarding research and development

Applied research is an integrated part of teaching; Transfer university: Work in the public sphere and with public relevance or public partners Institute for Architecture and Urban Planning (IAS); Institute of Building and Energy Systems (IGE); Independent field research and project implementation; Students can participate in research projects of the institutes.

Other special features

A very good student-teacher ratio and manageable semester sizes allow for direct exchange between students and assistant professors; Friendly university offers a good study environment.





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