Pestalozzistrasse 20, Burgdorf

BFH operates two locations in Burgdorf. Architecture, Civil Engineering and Mechanical Engineering are based at Pestalozzistrasse; some labratorys at Jlcoweg.

Opening hours

Reception and office

8 am–12:30 pm
2 pm–5 pm

8 am–12 pm
2 pm–4 pm

Location + How to find us

Getting here by public transport

The building on Pestalozzistrasse is about a 10-minute walk from the railway station. Follow the signs.

Getting here by car

A1 motorway from Bern or Zurich: Kirchberg exit, then follow signs for Burgdorf. At the roundabout, turn right at the Coop petrol station, go under the railway bridge and turn right at the next roundabout. At the roundabout at Restaurant National, turn left into the 20/30 km/h zone and drive up the hill.
The yellow parking spaces belong to the school; the white spaces belong to the city (please note: different parking meters!)


For deliveries, please announce your arrival at the reception.


In addition to instruction rooms, the location has a library, a canteen and an auditorium available for public rental. It is also a mobility location.


On offer

Three meal options daily (except during semester breaks), hot and cold beverages, baked goods and pastries as well as hot and cold snacks.

  • Meat option: CHF 9.50
  • Vegetarian option: CHF 8.50

Hot meals

Monday to Friday: 11.30 h - 13 h


Monday to Friday: 18.00-22.00
Saturday: 07.00-13.00

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Canteen Gsteig

Pestalozzistrasse 20
CH-3400 Burgdorf
T +41 34 552 11 80

Eating according to Fourchette verte

Fourchette verte is a quality and health label for restaurants that offer balanced meals according to the Swiss food pyramid.

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Focus areas: Architecture, civil engineering, electrical engineering and information technology, mechanical engineering, art, the natural sciences, business and communications. Our collection is open to the public and can be borrowed, with the exception of the reference collection.