The FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland has regional roots but a national and international orientation, and is one of Switzerland’s most innovative institutions of higher education. It covers all the subjects offered at this level up to now in Northwestern Switzerland: technology, construction, business, art and design, social work, education, and music.
The FHNW comprises nine schools:
FHNW School of Applied Psychology
FHNW School of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics
FHNW Academy of Art and Design
FHNW School of Life Sciences
FHNW Academy of Music
FHNW School of Education
FHNW School of Social Work
FHNW School of Engineering
FHNW School of Business
The FHNW has sites throughout the four supporting cantons in Brugg-Windisch, Liestal, Muttenz, Olten, and Solothurn.