International Textile Summer 2019

Education made in Germany

In 2019, Hof University offers the sixth International Textile Summer. Take the chance and be part of it!

In parallel to our international Innovative Textile Bachelor program, we offer an International Textile Summer covering the following subjects:

  • Week 1: Technical Textiles
  • Week 2: Innovative Textile Finishing
  • Week 3: Sustainable Textile Business

The students attend lectures in all topics, work shortly in labs and pilot plants and participate in excursions to companies related to the subject.

See also our official flyer!


Quick Facts

Date: July 10 to July 31, 2019
Application deadline: March 15, 2019

Application process: please use our  online application portal
Language of instruction: English - no knowledge of German required to follow the program
Costs: 1.250,- €
Target group: Advanced students of textile related study programs who want to improve their knowledge in the field of textiles.
Content: Technical Textiles, Innovative Textile Finishing, Sustainable Textile Business

Workload: 30 contact hours per week plus individual/group studies
Number of participants: maximum 30


Extracurricular Activities

The International Textile Summer includes an extensive supporting program including guided excursions to textile companies, a day trip to Munich and other well-known sightseeing places, close insight into historic and cultural background of German and Bavarian way of living, guided city walk, barbecue and more. Students benefit from free sports facilities on campus Hof as well as free 24-hours access to the internet and the library at Hof University.



The price for accommodation is included in the course fee. Further information on the types of accommodation will be available here soon.


Food options

Meals in the university’s refectory and cafeteria are available at reasonable prices (2,- to 5,- € per meal); vegetarian/vegan food is available.

Prof. Dr. Nico Behrendt | University of Applied Science Hof

Prof. Dr. Nico Behrendt

Program Director

Engineering Department
Innovative Textiles

Hochschule Hof, Department Münchberg
Kulmbacher Str. 76
95213 Münchberg

Room: 511a
Phone +49 (0) 9281 / 409 8540
Fax: +49 (0) 9281 / 409 55 8540
E-Mail: nico.behrendthof-university.LÖ

 Silke Weiß | University of Applied Science Hof

Silke Weiß

Program Assistant

Engineering Department

Hochschule Hof, Department Münchberg
Kulmbacher Str. 76
95213 Münchberg

Room: 110
Phone +49 (0) 9281 / 409 8402
Fax: +49 (0) 9281 / 409 55 8402
E-Mail: silke.weisshof-university.LÖ




Campus Hof

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Campus Münchberg

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