University of Applied Sciences Eastern Switzerland

University of Applied Sciences




The University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland (Fachhochschule Ostschweiz) is composed of four member schools located in different cities of the region: FHS St. Gallen, HSR Hochschule f�r Technik Rapperswil, HTW Hochschule f�r Technik und Wirtschaft Chur, nTB Interstaatliche Hochschule f�r Technik, Buchs.

With 3000 students, the University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland is one of the largest educational institutions in the region. It offers programmes of study as well as applied research and development in Engineering, Information Technology, Building Engineering, Planning, Business Administration, Tourism, Social Work and Health, both at undergraduate and graduate level. The primary instruction language is German.

Through its applied research and development institutes, the UAS of Eastern Switzerland maintains close contact with organisations from various sectors of industry.

Courses offered through English


The University assists international students find accommodation.You should budget . €300-€450 per month