Incoming Students

Studying in the name of Sustainability 

The University of Applied Forest Sciences Rottenburg is modern, innovative and practically oriented. Straightforward decision pathways and interdisciplinary teamwork is characteristic. Our students enjoy the pleasant atmosphere and the personal collegiality. The educational content of our degrees is oriented around the demands of the job market for leaders. The HFR offers multidisciplinary solutions for development in the areas of forestry, timber industry, nature and environmental protection, landscape planning and water management. The material and energetic utilisation of (forest-) biomass, dealing with water as a limited resource, as well as taking part in international development collaborations are all of fundamental importance.

Study Options


Application procedure for students from our ERASMUS partner universities 

Application Documents
To apply please submit:

  • Student Application Form
  • Learning Agreement
  • Transcript of records of your home university
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • 1 passport photo

Please send the complete application package by 

e-mail to 

or by regular mail to 

Hochschule für Forstwirtschaft Rottenburg, International Office, Tanja Münch, Schadenweilerhof, 72108 Rottenburg, Germany 

Deadlines for applications
1 st June for the fall/winter semester (study period starting in October)
1 st November for the spring/summer semester (study period starting in March)


The student-residence maintained by the Studentenwerk Tuebingen-Hohenheim (Student Housing Authority) is located down town. Prices range between 230 and 260 Euro per month for a single room.

More information and application for student-residences via online application form on the website  

Also available is a list with addresses for private rentals (Prices range between 150.-€ to 250.-€. per month) in the closer environment: For more information please contact: Gabriele Reininger by mail:

If you need any help, please contact the International Office: 

Tuition fee

Sonja Fehr (derzeit in Elternzeit)
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Sonja Fehr (derzeit in Elternzeit)

Betriebsleitung Akademisches Auslandsamt

T. +49 7472/951-208
F. +49 7472/951-200

Raum: 024.2, Südflügel

Tanja Münch
Tanja Münch

Akademisches Auslandsamt, Betreuung Incomings, Auslands-BAföG

T. +49 7472/951-285
F. +49 7472/951-200

Raum: 024.2, Südflügel