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Research and Services

Applied research and development at the FHNW University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland is oriented towards answering questions that arise from practice. The focus is on the development and transfer of research results relevant to practical applications. We implement our projects in partnership with institutions from industry, business, culture and society.

With our range of services, we support companies and institutions in developing tailor-made answers to a wide array of questions in their practice and day-to-day work.

Contact us and take advantage of our experts' extensive know-how, to get the solution perfectly aligned to your organisation.

Applied Psychology

Our research activities focus on analysing, evaluating and designing work.

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Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics

The five institutes of the School of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geomatics have been involved in intense research and development for many years. Much ...

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Art and Design

Research and Development at the Academy of Art and Design FHNW is founded on the productive exchange between art and design practice and theoretical reflection.

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We would be pleased to carry out research and development for you, and also advise and support you with your questions.

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Do you have any questions about education, school, learning and teaching? We will support you with findings from research, advice, development of teaching ...

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We support companies and institutions in their innovation projects. Our employees generate knowledge and solutions for practical applications.

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Life Sciences

Research at the interface between nature, technology, medicine and the environment.

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Our research activities centre on artistic action in the field of music, and the conditions that frame this process – from creation to performance, through to ...

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Social Work

We undertake commissioned research and evaluations. We are your competent partner for meeting challenges in the social sector and provide you, your team, or ...

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