International Week

The WHZ is having its first International Week. From 12th to 16th June 2017 we have a programme with a range of activities, exhibitions, workshops, and networking events designed for staff from international universities, as part of the 25-Year Anniversary celebrations at our University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau and we would love you to join us.

One of the main topics of the week will focus on the German higher educational system. Furthermore we will offer different workshops and you will also have the opportunity to display your university at our international exhibition at our campus.

Have a look at our programme:

Welcome at WHZ | Monday 12th June 2017

Welcome at WHZ | Monday 12th June 2017

14:00   International Exhibition at our Assembly Hall Campus City Center

17:00   Guided City Tour

20:00   Welcome Dinner at Brauhaus Zwickau

25 Years Anniversary | 13th June 2017

25 Years Anniversary | 13th June 2017

11:00   Ceremony 25 Years Anniversary

15:00   Presentations: German Higher Education System

17:00   Guided Campus Tour

International Day | Wednesday 14th June 2017

International Day | Wednesday 14th June 2017

  9:00   Meet our Academic Staff (optional)

13:00   Pecha-Kucha-Presentations

15:00   International Fair

19:00   International Evening

Workshop Day I | Thursday 15th June 2017

Workshop Day I | Thursday 15th June 2017

10:00-12:00   Workshop I: An Insight Into Learning German

14:00-16:00   Option 1: August-Horch-Museum

14:00-16:00   Option 2: Robert Schumann House

16:00-22:00   WHZ Sports Festival & Summer Party (optional)

Workshop Day II | Friday 16th June 2017

Workshop Day II | Friday 16th June 2017

10:00-12:00   Workshop II: Intercultural Communication



Registration runs from 20th February until 12th March 2017 and can be completed by using our registration form.

You can register online for the International Week by completing the registration form.  Please note that there is a registration fee of €75.00.

Registration runs until 12th March 2017.

Please follow these 3 easy steps to register:

Step 1:
Complete the registration form.

Step 2:
You will then receive an email with the account details to pay the registration fee (€75).

Step 3:
Once we have received your payment, you will be informed by email that the registration process is now complete.

We are looking forward to seeing you in June 2017!



We have reserved a number of rooms in the Holiday Inn hotel (next to the WHZ city campus). Please inform the hotel you are taking part in the international week when reserving one of these rooms.

Holiday Inn Zwickau
    Kornmarkt 9
    08056 Zwickau
    Tel.: +49 (0) 3752792-0
    Email: hotel[at]

 Best Western Amedia Zwickau
    Olzmannstraße 57
    08060 Zwickau
    Tel.: +49 (0) 375-87390030
    Fax: +49 (0) 375-2720772

Aparthotel 1A
    Robert-Müller-Straße 1a
    08056 Zwickau
    Tel.: +49 (0) 375.275750
    Fax: +49 (0) 375.2757530


Hotel „Park Eckersbach“
    Trillerplatz 1
    08066 Zwickau
    Tel.: +49 (0) 375-475572 und -475632
    Fax: +49 (0) 375-475801

Ibis Budget Zwickau Nord
    Rudolf-Ehrlich Strasse 9 
    Gewerbepark Crossen
    08058 Zwickau
    Tel.: +49 (0) 3754309320
    Fax: +49 (0) 3754309312


For more information please contact

International Office
Adriana Slavcheva
Head of International Office
Tel.: +49 375 536 1060
Fax: +49 375 536 1063
Email: internationalweek[at]