The Bildungscampus of the Dieter Schwarz Foundation provides a unique location for lifelong learning and academic research to more than ten educational establishments and institutions in the heart of Heilbronn.

Classical full-time studies are to be found here in the same way as vocational qualification programs for young people and managers or professional advice for company founders. Continuing education programs for educators and preschool teachers or pupils and young people are also part of the Campus teaching and education portfolio. The wide knowledge transfer spectrum is rounded off by forums, conferences and lectures for specialist audiences, branch experts and the general public.

Bundling together the comprehensive offers of the different establishments creates an innovative educational facility in which people and the best-possible educational paths take center stage.

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42 Heilbronn

42 Heilbronn is a private, free-of-charge coding school and stands for? Coding Excellence. The innovative educational concept is based on project-based peer learning – without books, classes and teachers. The hands-on offer is accessible to all, independent of their level of education, socio-economic background or qualifications. The students learn and work independently on the campus within a game-like project environment. In addition to focusing on coding, critical thinking, solution-oriented working, and the ability to work in teams take center stage in this training course. The non-profit coding school sees itself as an additional building block to universities and aims at contributing to safeguarding the future of our state.

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Academy for Innovative Education and Management (aim)

Strengthening education - that is the mission pursued by the Academy for Innovative Education and Management (aim) above all in daycare, kindergartens and schools. Aim develops concepts with the objective of acquiring education over the long-term - in an effective, constant and verifiable manner. Aim is sponsored by the Dieter Schwarz Foundation, which allows it to offer participants most of its programs free-of-charge.

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Campus Founders

We are Campus Founders. As center of entrepreneurship and innovation, we support energetic and passionate go-getters and guide them through their entrepreneurial journey. We inspire, inform, empower and connect. We promote a spirit of entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial culture and create a home for all players in the startup and innovation ecosystem. We are regionally-based, think internationally and act sustainably. Our conviction: Doers with ideas can change the world.

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Dieter Schwarz Foundation

Promote education, share knowledge, venture future. That is the guiding principle of the Dieter Schwarz Foundation which is investing in the educational future with great assertion. With its commitment today, the foundation promotes that which will make tomorrow’s society strong. A broad spectrum of educational offers for people in different phases of life.

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Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University Heilbronn (DHBW Heilbronn)

Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University Heilbronn (DHBW Heilbronn)

The DHBW Heilbronn has become an important destination for the food industry with its career-integrated bachelor’s degree programs. Besides Business Administration-Retail Management, Business Administration-Food Management and Wine ? Technology ? also Business Administration - Service Management with specializations in Consulting and Services, Human Resources, as well as Media and Sports Management are part of the university's spectrum. The new study programs start in the fall of 2020: Business Information Systems and Digital Business Management (subject to accreditation). A multitude of scientific analyses may be conducted in the 'DHBW Sensoricum' laboratory center.

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Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University - Center for Advanced Studies (DHBW CAS)

This is the home of postgraduate work-study programs ? The master’s degree of the Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University at the Center for Advanced Studies. More than 1,400 professionals and specialists study 21 master’s degree courses and take part in continuing educations programs in the Schools of Business, Engineering and Social Services. The master’s degree is based on practical training, may be customized, is flexible time-wise with an inter-disciplinary focus and stands for the best teaching quality.

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Erzieherakademie Heilbronn

The foundation of the Erzieherakademie Heilbronn (Academy for Early-childhood Educators) in collaboration with the Academy for Innovative Education and Management and the Phorms Education institution represents a new opportunity for future early childhood educators. What makes the academy for early childhood educators special is its focus on practical training (PIA) where future early childhood educators attend both professional school (60%) and work at a day care center (40%).

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The Ferdinand-Steinbeis-Institute helps shaping business transformation. We use dual scientific research to initiate, design and support transfer-oriented projects in between the worlds of science, economy, society and politics. As part of a global network addressing the technological and business challenges of digital transformation, we combine research expertise with business experience and design new value creation concepts to benefit the economy and society.

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Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering (IAO)

The Research and Innovation Center for Cognitive Service System (KODIS) is a branch of the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering IAO in Heilbronn. Scientists at the center collaborate with municipalities, companies and intermediary institutions to develop data-based business models, service offers and new value creation architecture. Research is focused on developing cross-company and cross-sector solutions for complex service systems by looking at large amounts of data and using artificial intelligence processes.

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German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS)

As a state-recognized university and business school, the German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS) offers part-time master’s degree programs in Management and Law as well as certain forms of scientific further education tailored to the needs of the economy. It educates prospective managers and offers them the chance of qualifying for senior positions. The aim is to develop leaders with a sense of responsibility and to contribute to sustainable corporate success in the region.

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Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences (HHN)

Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences (HHN) has locations in Heilbronn, Künzelsau and Schwäbisch Hall in the booming economic region of Heilbronn-Franken. With 8,200 students, HHN is one of the largest universities of applied sciences in the entire state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. The range of studies at HHN includes a total of around 50 degree programs in the fields of Engineering, Business and Information Technology. The Faculty of International Business as well as the Faculty of Business and Transport Management are located on the Bildungscampus.

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Josef-Schwarz-Schule Heilbronn

The Josef-Schwarz-Schule is a bilingual, international, all-day school. The school is a state-accredited alternative school and follows the curriculum of Baden-Wuerttemberg, which is complemented by international elements.

The educational focus spans from primary school (last year of kindergarten) to senior-high level and focuses on what are known as the “MINT” subjects in Germany: maths, information technology, natural sciences and technology, as well as modern foreign languages. An almost equal number of German educators and English native-speaking educators from all over the world work there.

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LIV – learn. research. network.


LIV is the jointly-run library of HHN, DHBW Heilbronn and DHBW CAS as well as the TUM Campus Heilbronn. It includes the libraries on the Bildungscampus and at the Campus Sontheim as well as the Künzelsau and Schwäbisch Hall locations.

LIV is a unique model project of cross-university collaboration, providing over 14,000 users and external interested parties with an extensive range of media and information resources across the board. LIV is also a service provider for studies, teaching and research as well as being a partner for other libraries and institutions for the development of innovative service in the university environment.


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Technical University of Munich in Heilbronn (TUM)

The Technical University of Munich is represented on the Bildungscampus Heilbronn by its own Business Administration Faculty, the TUM School of Management. Focal points are the management of the digital transition, family-run enterprises and entrepreneurial start-ups. The English-language study programs at the TUM Campus Heilbronn prepare students for their careers in technology-driven enterprises.

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