Approaches to sustainability in the US and Germany
Around 70 students from the HWR Berlin and Drexel University, our partner university in Philadelphia, met in a virtual global classroom to work on a project together.
DAAD Prize 2021 goes to Blerta Kastrioti
The prize of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for outstanding achievements of foreign students goes this year to Blerta Kastrioti from Albania.
Welcome to the winter semester 2021/22
Finally together again! HWR Berlin welcomes its students back to campus - and wishes all first-year students a successful start to their studies.
The HWR Berlin welcomes 226 international exchange students
In-person campus tours, cultural activities across Berlin and classroom teaching – all this awaits this semester’s cohort of 226 exchange students studying at all five of the HWR Berlin’s departments.
The first virtual HWR Berlin Summer School kicked off
The HWR Berlin Summer School has just kicked off to an unusual start. Participants attended the first ever virtual Welcome Day in the seventeen-year history of summer programmes at HWR Berlin.
Warming up for a unique intercultural experience
April 2021 was a month of cross-cultural interaction for students of the course Different Approaches to Corporate Governance and Corporate Social Responsibility in the US and the EU at the HWR Berlin.
What to expect in winter semester 2021/22
Will I study on campus? Will I meet students and teachers in person? We are confident that we will meet again in winter semester 2021/22 – albeit in restricted form.
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 15. March / 01. April to 31. August 2021 the Studierendenwerk still has vacant rooms!
How does the Netherlands differ from Germany?
As part of the Toolip project, in the winter semester 2020/21 students from Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences and HWR Berlin discussed cultural differences between the two countries.
Successful partnership enters the second round
In December 2020, the HWR Berlin and the Universidad Complutense Madrid extended their double degree agreement. This enables students to obtain degrees from both universities.
Toolip: International exchange in the digital world
As part of the digitisation project Toolip, in November 2020, students from Coventry University and HWR Berlin held a virtual discussion on the international consequences of the corona pandemic.
Recognizing potential for change, taking responsibility
Under the title »Sustainability and Responsibility in the 21st Century« the Dual Studies Department of the HWR Berlin hosted the Berlin International Week for the second time in November 2020.
DAAD Prize 2020 goes to Kinan Salah Eddin
This year's German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) prize for outstanding achievements by foreign students goes to 27-year-old Kinan Salah Eddin from Damascus, Syria.
Study Abroad Goes Hybrid
Some 90 exchange students have kicked off their semester abroad at the HWR Berlin this September. Their study-abroad adventure features a mixture of online and in-person activities.
Flexible professional development with Management Seminars
Also this year the Berlin Professional School of the HWR Berlin offers management seminars. A new addition to the portfolio is the online seminar "Entrepreneurship and Business Model Innovation".
Online study course: Master Digital Business Management
For the first time, Berlin Professional School is offering an English Master's programme that is 100% online. Apply for the Master's degree in Digital Business Management by October.
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.
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.
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.
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.
HWR Berlin announces DAAD Scholarship awardees
Five students awarded with Final Semester Scholarship for outstanding performance and non-academic engagement.
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.
Closer cooperation with Bar-Ilan University
The HWR Berlin and Bar-Ilan University are planning to develop mutual research projects as part of cooperative doctoral degrees.
International profile of the HWR Berlin reconfirmed
Owing to its "excellent internationalisation strategy", the HWR Berlin was reaccredited for another five years as a member of the Network of International Business Schools (NIBS).
"Cross-cultural experience is a key part of the programme"
Erica Callery, organiser of the HWR Berlin Summer & Winter School, about this year’s winter school courses and the lasting importance of intercultural exchange.