Faculty of Communication and Environment



DAAD Prize 2021: Joy Okundia convinces the jury

Every year, Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences presents the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) award for outstanding academic achievements and social commitment. This year it goes to Bachelor student Joy Okundia for her very good performance in her studies as well as her commitment to other students and the academic community.


"Sustainable Niepkuhlen" - Join the dialogue

Within the framework of the project "Sustainable Niepkuhlen", the city of Krefeld would like to invite interested citizens to exchange ideas on its future sustainability. So join in for a walk in the area on either October 1, 8 or 31. The Environment and Energy degree programme supports the project in form of a bachelor's thesis.


GameLet: Promoting reading fluency in secondary schools

Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences, together with partners in Germany and Europe, has developed Gamelet, a brand new learning software designed to improve the reading fluency of secondary school pupils. Using a media-based, multilingual approach in combination with gamification elements, GameLet will help address deficits in reading skills, multilingualism and media integration. The project is sponsored by the European Union through the programme ERASMUS+ Strategic Partnerships. More


Don't cheat!

The Examination Board of the Faculty of Technology and Bionics has started a campaign to raise awareness of academic misconduct and attempted deception in general which we would like to support. All members of the academic community - including you as a student - are obliged to good scientific practice and to avoid scientific malpractice. To learn about academic misconduct and how to avoid it, please read the following information carefully.



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

Upcoming Events

20.05.22   15:00 Uur

Graduation Ceremony

Faculty Society and Economics

Campus Kleve

The next graduation ceremony of the Faculty of Society and Economics will take place on May 20, 2022.

If the situation permits, this celebration should take place completely in attendance.

You will only receive an official invitation from your faculty if you have registered in advance for the graduation ceremony without obligation.

For registration

General information for graduates

21.05.22   10:00 Uur

Umweltfestival "Stand up for Nature"

Großer Aktionstag zu den Themen Klima, Umwelt und Naturschutz


Auch die Hochschule Rhein-Waal beteiligt sich mit verschiedenen Angeboten bei „Stand up for Nature: Das Haus der kleinen Forscher*innen Kreis Kleve bietet mit den Angeboten „Our World“ und „Brot und Beutel“ Möglichkeiten zum Forschen und Gestalten mit Naturfarbstoffen, z.B. mit Rotkohlpresssaft, um nachhaltige Postkarten oder Brotbeutel zu gestalten. Beide Produkte können im Anschluss von den Teilnehmenden mit nach Hause genommen werden.

01.06.22   13:00 Uur

Keynote - Social & Impact Start-ups

How New Business Approaches Solve the World’s Biggest Challenges

Campus Kleve

Get to know how new business approaches solve the world’s biggest challenges!

Dive into the world of social entrepreneurship with the well-known speaker Ulrike Trenz from Impact Hub.

Link to register: https://www.startglocal.de/en/events/upcoming-events

01.06.22   13:45 Uur

Start-up Talk with Pottburri

Campus Kleve

Have you ever talked to a start-up that got a deal at the German Shark Tank show?
At our Start-up Talk you will get this unique chance!

Meet Antonia, the founder of the social start-up Pottburri from Straelen, and learn how she and her brother managed to convince investor Ralf Dümmel with their compostable plant pots.

After the presentation of the start-up, there will be a place for your curious questions!

Register here: https://www.startglocal.de/en/events/upcoming-events

01.06.22   14:30 Uur

Sustainability Fair

Campus Kleve

Get a chance to learn about the sustainability-related student projects, initiatives and start-ups from our university!

Find out what projects your fellow students are working on and get inspired to come up with your own sustainable ideas!

No registration needed, just come by!

More information: https://www.startglocal.de/en/events/upcoming-events