Foto zeigt Studenten im Schlosshof der Hochschule der Bundesbank in Hachenburg
Welcome to the University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg

The Deutsche Bundesbank offers a challenging dual study programme to high-achieving school-leavers with the equivalent of A-levels (Fachabitur/Abitur). If you are interested in economics, you can take your first steps toward a professional career at the German central bank through our degree programme in central banking. Once you have completed your Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree, you can expect to take on a range of demanding tasks at the Deutsche Bundesbank.

Why the Czech Republic wants to keep the koruna
Marek Mora, Deputy Governor of the Czech central bank

For the first time in months, a public event was held at the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg, in compliance with coronavirus rules. Marek Mora, Deputy Governor of the Czech central bank, discussed how his country and his institution view a possible adoption of the euro.

International Week in a virtual format for the first time
A young man with smartphone and laptop

Once a year, the Deutsche Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences organises an “International Week”, which is geared in particular to students at the institution’s partner universities. This week is dedicated to lectures on central bank topics.

Virtual Hachenburg Dialogue on fintech firms
Alex Bierhaus

Guest speaker Alex Bierhaus, CTO and Managing Director of COMPEON, a full-service provider platform for small and medium-sized enterprises.

The International Monetary Fund’s Financing Role in Preventing and Resolving Sovereign Debt Crises
Group photo with Katharine Christopherson and Wolfgang Bergthaler from IWF

Ms. Katharine Christopherson and Mr. Wolfgang Bergthaler held a guest lecture at the Deutsche Bundesbank University of Applied Sciences on the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Financing Role in Preventing and Resolving Sovereign Debt Crises.

Bank Resolution and Crisis Management in the Euro Area
Atilla Arda during his lecture at the Hochschule der Bundesbank

Atilla Arda, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington DC, gave a presentation on bank resolution and crisis management in the euro area to students of the University of Applied Sciences of the Deutsche Bundesbank.

Exchange with delegation from the Korean central bank
Delegation of the Central Bank of Korea visiting the university

Six delegates from the Korean central bank visited the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg at the beginning of October. Discussions focussed on current issues such as digitalisation and demographic change.

University at conference on German-Polish economic policy in Warsaw
Lilli Zimmermann speaking at a conference on German-Polish economic relations in Warsaw

The Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences participated for the first time in a conference on German-Polish economic relations in Warsaw.

Hachenburg represented at the 25th Americas Conference on Information Systems
Prof. Matthias Goeken and Mona Möstl

Representatives from the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences travelled to Mexico in August to attend the 25th Americas Conference on Information Systems (AMCIS 2019), where they presented a paper on success factors in project management.

New exchange programme with the Warsaw School of Economics
Group in front of the rebuilt castle

The Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences and the Warsaw School of Economics have launched a new student exchange programme.