Organisational units

University Board

HTW Berlin is managed by the University Board, which is composed of the President, Vice-President for Research, Vice-President for Teaching and the Chancellor.

Academic Administration

The University Council and the Board of Trustees are the two central supervisory bodies of HTW Berlin. The Central Election Board monitors elections at HTW Berlin.


Contact the faculty administration if you have questions about which modules you should take.

Berlin Institute for Advanced Higher Education

BIfAW provides further education Master’s study programmes, distance learning Bachelor and Master’s programmes, teaching-related training, eLearning and other new teaching and learning formats.

Central Administrative Departments

HTW Berlin has four administration departments: Finance and Human Resources; Services, Technical Support and Facility Management; Student Services; Centre for Study, Career and Start-up Services.

Central Units

HTW Berlin has four central units: University Library, Information Technology Centre, Foreign Languages Centre, Central Unit Sports.

Central Offices

The central offices are the Public Relations Office, International Office, Cooperation Centre for Applied Sciences, Quality Management and University Development Office, Equal Opportunities Office, Controlling.

Representatives & Officers

HTW Berlin employs the following representatives and officers: Staff Council, Equal Opportunities Officer for Women, Disability Officer, Data Protection Officer, student councils.