Faculty of Communication and Environment



The Faculty of Communication and Environment bids farewell to long-standing staff members

On June 21, 2023, the Faculty of Communication and Environment said goodbye to two long-serving members of staff, Professor Dr Anja von Richthofen and Mr. Ralf Postulka, who have worked with great commitment for the education of students and the development of the university since the early days. The official farewell was characterised by gratitude, appreciation and a farewell mood.


Nitrate Scouts workshop at Haus Riswick

The Nitrate Scouts project team develops and tests educational modules on the topic of nitrate in groundwater in cooperation with various stakeholders. On a visit to Haus Riswick, agricultural business management students from the Kleve Technical College for Agricultural Economics got the chance to apply new teaching materials that had been developed by the project team and formulate suggestions.


Successful Symposium on "Working with Newcomers”

The symposium "Working with newcomers/ Samenwerken met nieuwkomers" on June 7, 2023, met with an enthusiastic response. Initiated by the Samenwerkingsverband Burgerkracht Europa (SBE), a network of organisations to which Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences is an associate partner, the event comprised a total of 14 workshops as well as panel discussions, in which lighthouse projects on important topics relating to welcome spaces and the integration of newcomers were presented.


Interested visitors and brilliant weather on Open Day

On Saturday, June 3rd, 2023, the Faculty of Communication and Environment invited all those interested in studying or just curious to the Open Campus Day. The varied, informative programme, the numerous hands-on activities and not least the sunny weather attracted numerous visitors to the campus in Kamp-Lintfort.


Companies attend workshop on campus

As part of the KLIMA.PROFIT NRW project, six companies from the districts of Kleve and Wesel visited Rhine-Waal University to take part in a workshop. The KLIMA.PROFIT NRW project is a model project co-financed by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia that supports companies in an advisory process to acquire competence in dealing with climate change.



Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 12:15 pm
Monday - Thursday
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
and by appointment

ACADEMIC ISSUES (Degree Programmes)

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday
10:00 am - 12:15 pm
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
and by appointment
Closed on Fridays

Upcoming Events

09/25/23   12:00 pm

Freshers' Week winter semester 2023/24

Save the Date!

Campus Kleve / Campus Kamp-Lintfort

Welcome, dear freshers, to the most exciting week of your study start!

09/25/23   12:30 pm

Official Semester Opening 2023

Welcome, dear Freshers, you are warmly invited!

hybrid event

Hello dear freshers, 

welcome to Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences. We are so happy that you are here!

Before you start your studies, we would like to provide you with all the important information for a perfect start.

09/26/23   4:00 pm


Wilde Früchte, Wurzeln und Samen!

Campus Kleve

Der Herbst steht vor der Türe und bei unseren Wildkräutern startet die Saison für Früchte, Samen und Wurzeln. Aber auch im Herbst und Winter finden wir unter den „Wilden“ noch essbare Vertreter mit frischem Blattgrün. Wir nehmen Sie mit durch unsere Gärten und ihre herbstliche Vielfalt und zeigen Ihnen die, kulinarische Seite von Nachtkerze, Rose und Co.

09/27/23   3:00 pm

Money and More (English)

digital event

The Study Advisory Service informs virtually in English and German about the different options of study finance with this information session „Money & More“.

There will be important facts for international students about the ‘blocked account’, scholarships and jobs in Germany.

09/27/23   4:30 pm

Money and More (Deutsch)

digital event

Die Zentrale Studienberatung informiert auf Englisch und Deutsch in dieser digitalen Veranstaltung „Money & More“ über verschiedene Finanzierungsmöglichkeiten eines Studiums. Dabei geht es um wichtige Fakten zu BAföG, Darlehen, Stipendien und Nebenjobs. Studierende werden hilfreiche Einblicke in ihre Studienfinanzierung geben und helfen mit wertvollen Tipps weiter.

Eingeladen sind alle Studieninteressierte und Studierende der Hochschule Rhein-Waal.