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Ansbach University of Applied Sciences

Studying in the heart of Middle Franconia

Ansbach University of Applied Sciences is a vivid platform for business and science in a family atmosphere. It is a hub for knowledge and technology transfer driven by innovation. Its trademark is applied research and development in close cooperation with business and industry.

Faculties of Business, Engineering and Media in a strong triad – Through diverse specialisations and practical relevance, the Faculty of Business paves the way for bright talents with fresh ideas, which advance the heterogeneous economic sector. At the Faculty of Engineering, the future topics of tomorrow are taught – from focuses on various fields of science to multi-layered, business-related technical training. The Faculty of Media brings together creative minds in the areas of conception, design, implementation, and technical provision. The focus is on multimedia and digital opportunities within the media landscape of the future.

Short distances, modern facilities, and laboratories as well as the proximity to the historic old town and a wide range of leisure and cultural activities make Ansbach University of Applied Sciences the ideal place for your studies!


  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Media

Contact Address and Useful Links

Ansbach University of Applied Sciences
International Student Advisory Service
Residenzstr. 8
91522 Ansbach
Tel. +49 (0) 981 4877-437

International Student Advisory Service at Ansbach UAS
Accommodation in Ansbach

Ansbach – Where Rococo Meets High-Tech

Ansbach is a picturesque, small city in Franconia with 45,000 inhabitants and a great quality of life. Renaissance style courtyards, historic rococo facades and the Margrave’s castle with its orangerie are just a few of the stunning sights the city offers. They are proof of the large historical legacy the city holds and its importance as a former royal residence.

Set in beautiful surroundings and offering many cultural and recreational activities, the capital of Middle Franconia attracts visitors from all over the world. The city is close to many world cultural heritage sites and its central location in Europe makes it easy to visit many neighbouring countries. The cosmopolitan city of Nuremberg can also be easily reached from Ansbach by train or bus.

With regards to industry, many small and mediumsized enterprises as well as a number of larger high-tech companies are based in Ansbach. Enterprises specialising in electrical engineering and polymer processing are setting standards in technology and research across Germany.

The University’s campus is based in a central location, close to halls of residence and other reasonably priced accommodation. International students particularly appreciate the pleasant, cosy atmosphere at the University and in the city of Ansbach and the safe surroundings. Low living-costs and the many leisure activities make Ansbach an attractive place to live and study.

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