Elsfleth, Emden, Empty, Oldenburg, Wilhelmshaven, Germany
University description (as per official university website)
The Fachhochschule Oldenburg / Ostfriesland / Wilhelmshaven was founded in January 2000 by the merger of three formerly independent colleges in the northwest. It has approximately 10,000 students the largest university in Lower Saxony. Despite the relatively high number of students at the five plants in Emden, Elsfleth, Leer, Oldenburg and Wilhelmshaven there is still no ground operation. Characteristic of the five sites is their small size and personal atmosphere. Here, to know their students, "Prof". Learning in small group promotes concentration, creativity and teamwork and makes it possible to apply modern teaching methods - such as project-oriented learning -. The students quickly find contacts with each other, live in a rapidly in the small to medium-sized cities in the northwest and know after a short time the high recreational value of life and studying to estimate on the coast.
Here you are right - here you are important!
As is typical for colleges, is also the FH Oldenburg / Ostfriesland / Wilhelmshaven (FH OOW) in relation to their application the focus of the course. Students at a university working on specific practical tasks that will be developed in a scientific context. A special feature for the FH OOW is also the exceptionally wide range of study opportunities. In nine departments about 60 courses are offered. To select future courses are in the fields of engineering and natural sciences, economics, social and health sciences, architecture, civil engineering and geo-information and navigation.
Addition to teaching colleges have a mandate to conduct applied research that is oriented to the concrete problems of professional practice. The variety of research activities at the FH OOW in line with the broad spectrum of disciplines at this university. Research is including in the areas of biological soil remediation, marine biotechnology, applied biotechnology, environmental technology, power quality analysis, Industrial Informatics, laser technology, mechanical / precision engineering, geomatics, audiology, logistics, tourism, health, social work.
Building and Geoinformation
with the Institute of Hearing Technology and Audiology (Oldenburg)
Social Work and Health (Emden)
with the Institute of Maritime Affairs (Leer)
Industrial Engineering (Wilhelmshaven)