Specialist offices

The specialist offices deal with specific key topics, thus also supporting the work of the committees.

University didactics + E-learning

The specialist University didactics + E-learning office offers continuing education and support for all teaching staff at Bern University of Applied Sciences. It promotes quality teaching across all departments and helps inspire ongoing development. It provides support with questions concerning teaching and media-based learning.

It offers methodological training, workshops, counselling and coaching, publications and events. The specialist office also provides support for the use of e-learning platforms (Moodle and Mahara) and other digital media technologies and trends.

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University sport

Bern University of Applied Sciences provides an exciting range of sports activities and events for its students and staff. The specialist University Sport office develops, expands and communicates programmes in collaboration with the departments and external partners.

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Watersports Office

Office opening hours:
Mon–Thur 9 am–noon/2 pm–4 pm
Fri 9 am–noon

Engineering and Information Technology (Biel)

Architecture, Wood and Civil Engineering (Biel)

Engineering and Information Technology + Architecture, Wood and Civil Engineering (Burgdorf)

Swiss Federal Institute of Sport Magglingen

School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences

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International Relations Office

The International Relations Office is the centre for international affairs at Bern University of Applied Sciences (BFH). The specialist office ensures the participation of BFH in international education programmes, supports the departments in implementing internationalisation and promotes staff and student mobility at BFH.

Open Access

BFH has a specialist office for implementing and further developing the open access strategy. The focus is currently on building an institutional repository.

The aim of establishing and launching the repository is to collect BFH research results in a standardised format in a central location and to ensure that they are visible and accessible.

The specialist office is a point of contact for questions regarding the repository and for general queries about open access.

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