The Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering builds on the 140-year tradition of the Idstein Royal College for Construction and Mechanical Engineering and offers a perfect study environment with state-of-the-art laboratories for its 2,300 students.
Our professors have excellent contacts and bring their real-world experience into the classroom. Courses reflect the state of the art of architecture and civil engineering practice. There is a close cooperation with the Wiesbaden Construction Materials Testing Center and other scientific institutions.
At the Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering, we offer the following degree programs:
Real Estate Management
General research topics at the Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering:
Research focus (with third-party funding research activities):
In addition, there are numerous small-scale research activities going on in the specific laboratories.
We are happy that you have decided to study at our faculty and wish you a successful and enjoyable stay here in Wiesbaden! Should you have any questions please contact Anke Kreh at the faculty's International Office.
Below you will find information on our course offer, course registration and student advisory services.
And don't forget to check out the activities and excursions organized every semester by the exchange student tutors!
Below you can find the curricula of our degree programs:
B.Eng. Civil Engineering (German)
M.Eng. Civil Engineering and Construction Management (German)
B.Eng. Mobility Management (English)
M.Eng. Environmental Planning and Urban Planning in Metropolitan Areas (German)
B.Eng. Real Estate Management (English)
Please bear in mind that the language of instruction at our faculty is German, so there are just a few courses taught in English. Nonetheless, English coaching is usually possible in projects and labs. To find a list of all courses taught in English at our faculty, please click here.
To prepare your stay here at our faculty, you will be asked to fill in a learning agreement with your course choice. Below you will find general information that helps you when preparing your learning agreement:
There are module handbooks (Modulhandbuch) for every degree program with comprehensive information on each course offered here at our faculty. Module handbooks are published on the webpage of the respective degree program (see "Studienverlauf").
To see which courses are offered in the winter semester and the summer semester respectively, please check our schedules (Stundenplan) and latest course catalogs (Vorlesungsverzeichnis). Both documents are usually published shortly before lectures start. Once online, you will be able to find them here: FAB Aktuelles.
If you intend to write the thesis in Wiesbaden, please inform us well in advance on your topic, so we can match you with a supervisor.
Please note that most courses are taught in German and that you need at least B1 level (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) to be able to follow the courses. However, it is possible to complete certain projects and labs with English support from the lecturers! To find a list of all courses taught in English at our faculty, please click here.
Once in Wiesbaden, you do not have to fix your course choice on the very first day. Go and attend the classes you are interested in and discuss any doubts with the lecturers. They can assist and inform you on the course requirements concerning language and examination procedures. Discuss your course choice with your Departmental Coordinator and have him sign your learning agreement.
HSRM COMPASS is the online study space for students at HSRM where they register for courses and exams. Exchange students get an introduction to the online course registration in HSRM COMPASS at the beginning of the semester.
As there are different deadlines and regulations for the exam registration in every degree program, please consult the relevant information given on the notice boards and webpages of your specific degree program.
If you are an exchange student, your main contact at the faculty is Anke Kreh (International Office at the Faculty).
For general questions concerning the application process, accommodation, enrollment, StudentCard, public transport, health insurance), please consult Laure Leuschner from the Institutional International Office.
For academic issues, please contact your Departmental International Coordinator. He is the one who signs your learning agreement!
If you are a degree-seeking student, please consult the website of the Institutional International Office for information on application, admissions and enrollment.
T: +49 611 9495 1437
E: international-fab(at) hs-rm.de
Office Hours (in Room D102):
Tuesdays + Wednesdays 10:30-12 a.m.+ 1-2 p.m.
Office CLOSED from 23 August - 15 September 2017