Vor dem Hauptgebäude der FH Bielefeld sind Sonnenschirme aufgespannt und viele Personen sitzen an den Tischen oder auf Bänken in der Sonne.
Eine Frau steht vor einer Wand mit Fotografien
Studierende sitzen an den Tischen im Lernbereich der Bibliothek.

Welcome to HSBI!

With the Faculties of Design and Art, Minden Campus, Engineering and Mathematics, Social Sciences, Bielefeld School of Business and Health at our three campuses in Bielefeld, Minden and Gütersloh, Hochschule Bielefeld – University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSBI) works closely together with the industrial and business communities and social and cultural institutes in East Westphalia.

Small study groups allow us to provide guidance and support. Designated study centres, the university library and student workplaces create an excellent learning environment.

If you are interested in spending a semester abroad at HSBI: For all matters concerning your application and your stay in Bielefeld, such as accommodation, buddies, orientation weeks or official requirements, please get in touch with the International Office. We will be pleased to assist you.

Press releases

Judith Peltz, Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schäfermeier, Katharina Kontowski und Maximilian Köster im Profil

International Week: Trip Around the World at HSBI – Lectures, Culinary Delights, Lively Exchange

The International Week takes place at Hochschule Bielefeld – University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSBI) for the fifth time – with a record number of participants: around 100 guests from 30 countries enrich the programme with lectures, workshops and information sessions. From 8 to 12 May, the university welcomes international guests.

Petrissa Mauermann und jannis Büscher im Gespräch

Sweden, Bulgaria, Germany: HSBI Students Experience Intercultural Exchange from Home

At HSBI’s Faculty of Social Sciences, students participate in a virtual exchange programme. Together with their Swedish and Bulgarian fellow students, they discuss the global orientation of social work and benefit from the international cooperation. In May, the group will visit the Swedish university town Gothenburg together.

Schramm Wölk und Andreas Rüther stoßen mit Sekt an

Bielefeld UAS becomes HSBI – Fachhochschule Bielefeld turns into Hochschule Bielefeld

Fachhochschule Bielefeld (Bielefeld UAS) has a new name. From now on, it will be called Hochschule Bielefeld – University of Applied Sciences and Arts, or HSBI for short. Its logo and corporate design will get a new look, too. The new URL will be hsbi.de. Enquiries to the old Internet or e-mail addresses will be forwarded automatically to the new addresses. On the day of the name change, HSBI’s President, Prof. Dr. Ingeborg Schramm-Wölk, answered the media’s questions.