Every year almost 1000 young people from Germany and abroad start studying at the University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau. Still, you won't get lost in the crowd here. With a supervision ratio of 1:30 between professors and students, we achieve a top value among German universities. The close contact between professors, employees and students guarantees you optimal support.

At our locations in Zwickau, Schneeberg, Reichenbach and Markneukirchen, we offer you first-class courses of study in the fields of technology, economics, health, languages and applied arts, which provides a sound scientific basis and is characterised by a high degree of practical relevance.

Info for incoming international students

  • Welcome Brochure for Exchange Students
    Arrival Check-List and other important info for international students planing to come to Zwickau Dateigröße: 3 MB / Dateiformat: pdf
  • University Fact Sheet
    Dateigröße: 593 KB / Dateiformat: pdf


Ms Elke Kunze

International prospective students
International full-time students

Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230a
+49 375 536 1061



International Office

Katrin Jugelt
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230
+49 375 536 1068
+49 375 536 1063[at]

Postal address
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
International Office
Kornmarkt 1
08056 Zwickau

Adress for visitors
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB)
Dr.-Friedrichs Ring 2A
rooms 228/230/230a (above the canteen)