The Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH is an application-oriented university. In addition to teaching, the university provides continuing education, research and development and services relating to its core competences. Anyone who studies at Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH can do so in an interdisciplinary way and in an international context, without setting foot outside the University: within its six departments, a range of subjects as varied as nursing, food technology and sports are taught. It is also a meeting point for students from many diverse countries. The 29 bachelor’s degree courses, 21 master’s courses, and numerous continuing education programmes combine to give BFH a remarkable profile.