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    Future-oriented training and further education

    From the educational standpoint, Heilbronn-Franken is among the leading regions in implementing integrated educational concepts. Interested persons will find a wide range of challenging options, which include, in addition to full-time education, also extra-occupational concepts in continuing education.

    Studying in Heilbronn-Franken

    About 10.000 students throughout the region profit from the big variety of educational opportunities in higher education. The Heilbronn university of applied science (HHN) has locations in Heilbronn, Künzelsau and Schwäbisch Hall. The Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University is situated in Heilbronn and Bad Mergentheim and the private Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS) as well in Heilbronn. The curriculum is developed in close cooperation with regional companies. It is aligned flexible so that it is responsive to the current developments and requirements of the regional and global economy.

    The region is especially known for the system of dual professional training. It incorporates the advantages of the hands-on vocational education with advantages of theoretical studies. In the dual courses of study. Two partners perform educational tasks: at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University, it is above all the theoretical, scientific, specialized knowledge that is provided. The business provides the practical contents of the apprentice profession on the basis of on-the-job training. This integrated training concept offers excellent career opportunities and long-term perspectives; the high transfer rates are proof of this.

    Further education

    Thirteen adult education centers, so-called Volkshochschulen (popular universities), with various local offices make an important contribution to adult education. Also the education centers of the chambers of trade and commerce (IHK & HWK) and other academies offer a big variety of educational programs.


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