University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland

The University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland was founded in 2006. It is one of the most innovative and one of the leading universities of applied sciences in the country which enrolls more than 10,000 students. Also, at this university high priority is placed on applied research and development.

  • Address: Bahnhofstrasse 6, Windisch
  • Telephone: +41 56 202 77 00
  • Official website:

Fields of Study

  • Arts, Music, Design
  • Engineering
  • Law, Economics, Business Administration/Management
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Medicine, Nursing, Therapy
  • Sciences and Earth Sciences
  • Social Sciences
  • Teaching, Educational Science


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  • FHNW School of Business
  • FHNW School of Education
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  • FHNW School of Life Sciences
  • FHNW School of Social Work
  • FHNW Academy of Art and Design
  • FHNW School of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics
  • FHNW Academy of Music