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Katharina Wildenhues
Parkstadt Mülheim

Wissolstr. 19 45478 Mülheim an der Ruhr

Economy & Society

Shaping the future together!

Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences attaches great importance to co-operation with business and society.

Innovations are created through co-operation. Early access to future specialists and expertise is made possible. Co-operations and knowledge transfer are always practice-orientated and entrepreneurial.

We support you in your search for the right cooperation formats, put you in touch with the right contacts at the university and invite you to cooperate with Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences.

Shared success

As a company, institution or organisation, you can cooperate with Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences in a variety of ways. The Research & Transfer Team is your interface to the Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences in the areas of knowledge transfer, cooperation and innovation.

Services for the economy

An excellent university is characterised by its diversity of cooperation. Get an initial overview of the wide range of cooperation opportunities at HRW.

If you are looking for solutions to real challenges, you will find us to be an innovative partner who can offer you research and development opportunities with scientific expertise. Our scientists will support you with all your research and development questions.

Get an overview of our key research areas and the research carried out at the HRW institutes.

HRWStartUps is an offer of the Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences to promote innovation and entrepreneurship by means of interdisciplinary (teaching) programmes, start-up advice and support and networking activities. Get involved as a company, support our students and benefit from the development of ideas and the innovative strength of Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences.

You will get to know our students and their skills at an early stage through joint projects or project work topics and work together on your specific challenges.

Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences offers many of its degree programmes in a dual study format. We have many years of experience in the implementation of dual study programmes and will be happy to answer your questions.

Is your business looking for qualified specialists?

Use the Career Service as an interface to the young talents at HRW and advertise your vacancies.

Use HRW Career, the official company contact fair of Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences, to promote your business and get in touch with HRW students.

The promotion of education and students is of crucial importance for the economy and society. Education helps to overcome social and economic inequalities and empowers people to make informed decisions.

Support the future of HRW's young talents!

Did you study at Ruhr West University of Applied Sciences and would like to stay in touch with your "alma mater"?

Then take advantage of our offers for alumni!

Support our alumni network and benefit from close contact between alumni and HRW.


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Text Nina Friese


Die Förderung von Bildung und Studierenden ist von entscheidender Bedeutung für die Wirtschaft und Gesellschaft. Bildung trägt zur Überwindung von sozialen und wirtschaftlichen Ungleichheiten bei und befähigt die Menschen, informierte Entscheidungen zu treffen. 

Fördern Sie die Zukunft der jungen Talente der HRW!

In unseren Podcast-Reihen berichten Wissenschaftler:innen verständlich über ihre Entwicklungs- und Forschungsprojekte sowie neueste Erkenntnisse, zeigen wir auf, wie wichtig es ist, die Potenziale aller Menschen zu nutzen und stellen wir die HRW als Gründungshochschule vor.