HFD – Germany

University of FuldaFulda University of Applied Sciences covers a broad spectrum of academic and professional education. The Departments of Applied Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Business, Food Technology, Nursing and Health Sciences, Nutrition, Food and Consumer Sciences, Social and Cultural Sciences and Social Work teach numerous first-degree programmes, graduate programmes and other educational offerings.

All study programmes lead to an international bachelor’s or master’s degree, and all are based on the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). 16 % of the students come from abroad. The number of international students has grown rapidly, especially in international degree programmes such as “Intercultural Communication and European Studies”, “International Management”, “eBusiness”, or “International Food Business and Consumer Studies”.

Prof. Dr. Barbara Freytag-Leyer is responsible for Work Package 2 – identification, analysis and justification of key leaning situations (KLS). She has worked as professor of socio-ecology for private households at the Fulda University since 1999.