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International Office - News

On this page you can find the latest newsletter, announcements and initiatives of the International Office of the Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg.

Current scholarship applications


The Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences awards partial scholarships for stays abroad with funds from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the DAAD Partial scholarships for stays abroad. These are awarded on the basis of academic qualification and personal suitability.

TOFI Stipendium

As part of the TOFI project, students from all departments of Hochschule Bonn-Rhine-Sieg (H-BRS) can apply for a scholarship. The scholarship supports stays abroad at one of the partner universities participating in the TOFI project.

Praktikum im Ausland

For the first time, H-BRS is awarding Erasmus+ scholarships for internships outside of Europe! Depending on the destination country, the scholarship rates are between 540 and 700 euros per month. Apply now! Details about the tender can be found in the LEA group via the following link:

Campus Life and Engagement

Culture and Sports

The International Office offers an inspiring and varied culture and events programme every semester. There is something for everybody – from city trips and visits to museums through to cinema and cultural evenings!

The Study Buddy Programme

Broaden your horizons, acquire intercultural skills, gain new friends - become a Study Buddy!

Social Media Ambassador

We are looking for new Social Media Ambassadors for Instagram, YouTube, and more. We eagerly await your stories!



Europe Day

Come and see us at the information booths of the International Office in Rheinbach in/in front of the cafeteria and in St. Augustin in the entrance area of the Hochschulstraße on 13 May between 11:00 and 13:00 Here you can also find out more about international affairs at the H-BRS

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International Food Fair and Get Together SoSe 24

23 May 2024, 18:00: International Food Fair & Get Together at the Cafeteria on Sankt Augustin Campus. Bring your favourite dish and network with other international and German students!

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International Day

International Day on October 30th: On October 30th, H-BRS will host an International Day event where you can explore various opportunities right at your doorstep. What to expect: Learn more about study programs abroad, internships, and exchange possibilities available to you. Explore different cultures through music, dance, and culinary delights at our international market. Connect with students and staff from around the world. Discover resources and support services for international students and staff. Learn about H-BRS projects and their international partners. See you there!

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Current News

Tansania National Museum - IFM

Fri, 12. April 2024

TOFI Delegationsreise an die Partnerhochschule Institut of Finance Management (IFM), Tansania

From 5 to 8 March 2024, a ten-person delegation travelled to the partner university, the Institute of Finance Management (IFM), in Tanzania. The delegation, consisting of professors, researchers and members of the administration, was led by Prof. Dr Jürgen Bode, Vice President for International Affairs and Diversity. The aim of the trip, which took place as part of the TOFI project, was to strengthen cooperation between the universities and explore new areas of collaboration and exchange.

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Thu, 28. March 2024

Delegation trips to partner universities in Brazil and Tanzania as part of the TOFI project

As part of the DAAD-funded TOFI project (Take-Off4Internationalisation), two delegation trips to partner universities took place at the beginning of this year. From 19-23 February 2024, a seven-member delegation visited the Federal University of Technology - Paraná (UTFPR) in Brazil and from 4-9 March 2024, a ten-member delegation travelled to the Institute of Finance Management (IFM) in Tanzania. The delegations were led by Prof. Dr Jürgen Bode, Vice President for Internationalisation and Diversity.

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Thu, 14. March 2024

Diversity Thursday: Antisemitism

With "Diversity Thursday", we (the Diversity Management Team at H-BRS) regularly focus on diversity aspects and anti-discrimination issues on Thursdays. Today's Diversity Thursday addresses antisemitism.    

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H-BRS Delegation an UTFPR in Brasilien

Wed, 06. March 2024

H-BRS delegation strengthens international cooperation and exchange with partner university UTFPR in Brazil.

From February 19th to February 23rd, 2024, a seven-member delegation traveled to the partner university Federal University of Technology - Paraná (UTFPR) in Brazil. The delegation, consisting of professors, researchers, and administrative members, was led by Prof. Dr. Jürgen Bode, Vice President for Internationalization and Diversity. The purpose of the trip, which took place as part of the TOFI project, was to strengthen cooperation between the universities and explore new areas of collaboration and exchange.

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TOFI Stipendiatinnen aus Brasilien und Jordanien

Fri, 16. February 2024

TOFI scholarship recipients share their international experiences at H-BRS

As part of the TOFI scholarship program, the International Office invited the TOFI scholarship recipients to a final meeting on February 6th, where they shared their impressions and experiences at H-BRS.

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