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The Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University of Applied Sciences

3.7 out of 5 (45 ratings / 27 reviews) Bonn, Germany
The university is located in Hennef, Rheinbach and Sankt Augustin. In Bonn, the University of Applied Sciences runs the B-IT (Bonn-Aachen International Center for Information Technology) jointly with Bonn University and Aachen Technical University (RWTH).

Bachelor's programmes

Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (1)



The Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, University of Applied Sciences (H-BRS) was founded in 1995. It is a dynamic and research-driven university with around 9,000 students, approximately 150 professors and 300 research associates. They are supported by around 350 highly qualified lecturers from the fields of academia, business and industry. 


At Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg you can currently choose from 36 practically-oriented study programmes on the basis of the latest research findings (20 Bachelors and 16 Master programmes).


The Centre for Science and Technology Transfer (ZWT) is Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University’s central service and contact point for scientists in the area of applied research.

It helps scientists with project acquisition and project management for public funding. In addition, it promotes cooperation with companies, associations and organisations by establishing contacts and by providing advice on relevant funding programmes as well as legal issues and aspects of commercialisation. It supports scientists and companies with the implementation of joint research and development projects.


The projects and practical periods comprehensibly enable you to acquire important skills for starting your career. We show you what will be expected of you later in life.

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Student services

In our University and Community Libraries in Sankt Augustin, Rheinbach and Hennef you can borrow the most modern media, even as a guest user. The university´s own Language Centre offers both general and specialist language courses. Both campuses have language labs containing CALL software (Computer-Assisted Language Learning).

Housing services

The Studierendenwerk Bonn (Bonn Student Administration Service) offers good value lodgings in its 33 halls of residence. All rooms are connected to Bonn University´s computer centre and are provided with internet access, included in the rent.

In 2004, work was completed on new halls of residence in Rheinbach (Keramikerstraße 38) and in Sankt Augustin (Europaring). They contain furnished studio flats for university employees and students, right on the doorstep of Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University. Each flat is 20 - 30 m² in size and is furnished in modern style, with a kitchenette, bathroom and high-speed internet access.

Applications for accommodation are dealt with by the Bonn Student Administration Service.

Library services

We provide you with a wide range of up-to-date academic literature in printed and electronic form and offer multifaceted information services.

ICT services

The buildings in Rheinbach and Sankt Augustin are new, having been erected between 1997 and 1999. Since 1999 they have been extended and further equipped, so that the laboratories and studios are very modern and represent the latest in technology. The students at our University learn in technical surroundings very similar to those found in the workplace, and very up-to-date.

Medical services

There is a general obligation to have health insurance in Germany. International Health Insurance is mandatory for all international students before enrolment. Cheaper health insurance tariffs are available for students for the duration of their studies (until the age of 30).

Student Life

Campus life

The Rheinbach Campus, with the Departments of Management Sciences and Natural Sciences, comprises around 2,400 students. H-BRS Rheinbach is a non-smoking campus. Smoking is only allowed in selected smoking areas outside the buildings.

Student Reviews

Good university for autonomous systems
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Very good environment for international students

I am a driven student that wants to do research on cancer using the CRISPR CAS9 method.
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

At my university they are focused more on industrial field rather than laboratory and research.

Modern and efficient
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

good equipment and detailed library

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