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.

Bundesbank President Nagel visits the University
Dr Joachim Nagel talks to students at the Hochschule der Deutschen Bundesbank

For the first time in his role as Bundesbank President, Joachim Nagel visited the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences and spoke to students, lecturers and representatives from the banking sector and the political world about decision-making processes in European monetary policy.

Chief economist Jens Ulbrich holds talk on monetary policy strategy review
Jens Ulbrich

Jens Ulbrich holds a virtual guest lecture for students and lecturers at the Bundesbank's University of Applied Sciences as part of its series of “fireside chats”.

Jens Weidmann pays a virtual visit to Hachenburg students
Virtual event

In the midst of the pandemic, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann has paid a visit to students in Hachenburg – in a virtual way, of course. A report on three-quarters of an hour that flew by.

Transition in UAS leadership
Photo shows Doctor Andreas Kremer

On 1 February 2021, Professor Andreas Kremer (38) became the new deputy to Rector Erich Keller at the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences. His predecessor as deputy, Professor Oliver Kruse, remains a full-time lecturer at the university and will continue to teach business administration.

Hachenburg students win prizes at AI boot camp
Participants of the university in the international "AiTalents" programme

25 students from the Bundesbank University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg took part in the international programme “AiTalents” and learned a lot about the challenges and opportunities presented by artificial intelligence and machine learning. At the end of the programme, two students even came away with high-value prizes. 

Live video link with Paris
Vortrag von Sylvie Goulard, Vize-Gouverneurin der Banque de France, in Hachenburg

At an event hosted by the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences, the Second Deputy Governor of Banque de France, Sylvie Goulard, spoke about the role of central banks in a changing world. Though largely a virtual event, it sparked a lively debate.

Conference on Polish-German economic relations with participants from Hachenburg
Prof. Dr. Lilli Zimmermann, Dozentin der Hochschule der Deutschen Bundesbank

At a conference on German-Polish economic relations, participants discussed the opportunities and risks associated with digitalisation for the two neighbouring countries. Lilli Zimmermann, a professor at the Bundesbank's University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg, and recent graduate Sofia Semik presented the results of their own research project.

German-Chinese university partnership to continue
Impressionen der Online-Vorlesung

The partnership between the universities of the Bundesbank and the People's Bank of China will continue until 2023, based on a new cooperation agreement signed by the two universities in October 2020.