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.

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.

Hachenburg students visit Beijing
Students in Beijing

Tsinghua University in China was the destination of a two-week visit by students from the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg. 

European Study Tour and Internship Programme: Hachenburg plays host to Canadian students
Group photo taken during the “European Study Tour and Internship” programme

Canadian students recently visited the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences in Hachenburg as part of a tour of various European institutions. As well as discussing current European issues, they had the chance to take part in a workshop simulating a meeting of the ECB Governing Council.

Presentation on Korean monetary policy
Young Tai Kim, head of the Bank of Korea’s representative office in Frankfurt, and his colleague Heungsoong Jung visited Hachenburg

Young Tai Kim, head of the Bank of Korea’s representative office in Frankfurt, recently joined his colleague Heungsoong Jung for a visit to the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences, where they spoke with students about the global financial crisis, low interest rates and rapprochement between North and South Korea.

Gateway to the West – a research and practical assignment in St Louis and the surrounding area
Federal Reserve Bank of Saint Louis

Last autumn, I was sent on secondment by the Deutsche Bundesbank to the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis for one month and subsequently for five weeks to the Southern Illinois University of Edwardsville (SIUE).

International week on central banking
Group photo of participants at the “German Corner” (Deutsches Eck) in Koblenz

In April, 46 international students from China, Belarus, Poland and Ukraine visited the Bundesbank’s University of Applied Sciences to learn about monetary policy, regulation and banking supervision in the euro area.