Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin
One of Berlin’s largest universities of applied sciences • Academic centre specialised in business and administration skills for the public and private sector, as well as public security, the law and engineering.
Coronavirus: Current information and measures of the HWR Berlin
- HWR Berlin is in emergency mode from March 20, 2020.
- Summer semester starts on April 20, 2020.
- All courses that involve classroom attendance are cancelled.
- Exams will be conducted at a later date.
- No conferences or events until July 20, 2020
We are constantly revising the information and FAQ. Please check back regularly.
Apply now: vacant rooms in a student residence
Your studies at the HWR Berlin will start soon and you are still looking for accommodation? Your chance: From April to August 2020 the Studierendenwerk still has vacant rooms!
German Chancellor Fellow, entrepreneur, researcher
Anastasia Sukhomlinova from Moscow co-founded a business at 23. As a German Chancellor Fellow hosted by the Harriet Taylor Mill Institute she analyzes the ecosystem for female founders in Germany.
HWR Winter School 2020
The Intensive, International Learning Experience
In January 2020 the HWR Berlin campus hosted 65 international students for three Winter School programmes. In the course of two weeks, these students learned about doing business in Europe.
Red Tape Day – A Helping Hand for Exchange Students
Dealing with German bureaucracy? A breeze for exchange students attending this year’s Red Tape Day on Tuesday September 17th.
A successful IFAC MIM 2019
The HWR Berlin hosted the three-day conference focussing on Industry 4.0, sustainable production and resilient supply chains. 700 guests from over 50 countries took part in the 9th IFAC MIM 2019.
16th HWR Berlin Summer School Draws to a Close
126 students from 26 countries gathered on Friday the 19th of July at the HWR Berlin to celebrate the end of a fun-packed and academically challenging Summer School programme.
HWR Berlin announces DAAD Scholarship awardees
Five students awarded with Final Semester Scholarship for outstanding performance and non-academic engagement.
German-Ukrainian-Kazakh Summer School
26 Master students from Germany, Kazakhstan and Ukraine took part in the tenth Summer School for Law and Public Administration in Berlin.
Deputy President Professor Harald Gleißner dies at 59
It is with great sadness that we announce that our dear colleague, Professor Harald Gleißner, Deputy President of Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin died unexpectedly on 8 July.
Cultivating an international mind-set
2008 saw the start of what has since developed into one of the closest collaborations between the HWR Berlin and a US institution of higher education: our exchange with Baruch College.
Double Degree Programme
Students obtain Degree from Universidad Complutense Madrid
On 31 May 2019, the first students of the HWR Berlin were awarded their Bachelor Degree from the esteemed and highly respected Complutense University in Madrid.
Preparation of Energetika XXI in St. Petersburg
Also this year HWR Berlin supported the preparations for Energetika XXI with its expertise in cooperation with the partner university St. Petersburg State University of Economics.
Teaching and study at HWR Berlin are subject to regular quality controls. These controls are tasked to the CaQ – the Centre for Academic Quality Assurance and Development.