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Students from abroad

Programmes of the HfG

The University of Design Schwaebisch Gmuend offers students excellent BA qualifications in four courses: Interaction Design, Internet of Things, Communication Design and Product Design. In addition the University offers one MA course, Strategic Design.

Find out more about the University's profile.

Exchange students

An exchange semester at the HfG opens new perspectives. You will be confronted with other design themes and different teaching and learning methods and you will experience values, viewpoints and the design methods of another culture.
We look forward to welcoming you!

Degree-seeking students

If you are not an exchange student and if your university is not one of our partners, please refer to the section international students!

VS- Buddy Programm

Das Erasmus-Team der Verfassten Studierendenschaft an der Hochschule für Gestaltung in Schwäbisch Gmünd unterstützt die zu uns kommenden Austauschstudenten bestmöglich bei der Integration und Akklimatisierung an unserer Hochschule.
Mehr über das VS-Buddy Programm

General infos

You will find in the FAQ, the necessary information about your stay at the HfG. If you want to read some testimonials from former exchange students, please click here.


Nadine Markert, International Coordinator
Phone +49 (0)7171 | 602633

Petra Fütterling, Student's Office
Phone +49 (0)7171 | 602605

Buchstabe V

Wintersemester: Anfang Oktober, Sommersemester: Mitte März.