Tourismus Fachbereich


Tourism is a multi-facetted, fast growing international industry sector and the focus of the Institute for Tourism and Leisure (ITF) as the innovative, entrepreneurial research and training center with Bachelor and Master study programs in Eastern Switzerland. The ITF concentrates on the thematic areas destination management, consumer behavior, hospitality and sustainability.more
Fachbereich Management


Economic and administration tasks place great demands on senior management. Requirements include founded expert and methodical knowledge as well as high social competency. Management members must be capable of contributing to renovation and development of organisations. It is not sufficient to administrate and carry on existing concepts. Entrepreneurial thinking and actions are required. Further to the German website.
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Digital Science

Graduates in information science are the link between information and people. Students of the information science study course find jobs in libraries, archives and documentation departments, in administration or in private industry. Further to the German website.


Our high standard of living is thanks on a great part to our engineers. Some examples illustrate this particularly well: instead of walking we can also travel by rail, car or aeroplane and thanks to mobile phones we can telephone from anywhere and everywhere. In order to continue to keep pace with technical progress however, we still need engineers. Further to the German website.

Civil Engineering and Architecture

Construction includes a wide spectrum of different professions and offers interesting possibilities for further education and specialisation. Students graduating as construction engineer or architect are capable of taking on challenging positions of great responsibility in construction, general construction planning, public administration or in the services sector. Further to the German website.
Fachbereich Medien

Multimedia Production

Students attending this course gain technical competency for a multi-media environment as well as language competencies and the capability of visualising content. Part of the education course involves producing content under realistic conditions in the especially created production facilities for media objects, following the Chur motto, "Study and produce". Further to the German website.

Bachelor's degrees

A bachelor's degree course provides you with the requisite knowledge and practical expertise for solving complex problems in an imaginative and responsible manner. You will acquire practical vocational know-how and the skills to meet higher professional demands.

Our bachelor's degrees at a glance:



During the bachelor’s degree course in Architecture, you will become acquainted with the basics of architecture, ranging from the design and building planning stages to the construction process itself. At HTW Chur, considerable focus is placed on construction in Alpine regions.

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Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering covers all tasks relating to building construction and civil engineering. On the bachelor’s degree course, you will learn about the basics of construction, ranging from constructive structural engineering and bridge building to road building projects and infrastructure expansion.


Business Administration

Challenges relating to business and administration are placing ever higher requirements on management executives, who need to be a position to contribute to the renewal and development of companies. The ability to think and act in an entrepreneurial manner while taking account of sustainability is in demand – and this is precisely what we teach you on the bachelor’s degree course in Business Administration.


Digital Business Management

The bachelor's degree in Digital Business Management covers the design, implementation and coordination of digital projects – from online marketing to websites and mobile apps. You learn how to work with innovations and technologies and are shown how they can be used in companies and start-ups.


Information Science

Information Science forms the interface between information and people. The core tasks of information specialists are the organisation, seeking and presentation of information.


Multimedia Production

During the bachelor's degree course in Multimedia Production, you learn how to structure and produce multimedia and interactive contents. You will work at the interfaces between IT, journalism, corporate communication, film and radio.



You come into contact with photonics applications on a daily basis without even realising it – be this in the form of a light-activating movement sensor or a positioning sensor that controls a lift. The degree course in Photonics is about understanding, using and further developing light-based technologies.

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Service Design

The bachelor’s degree course in Service Design is based on sound training in the area of business administration with tourism-specific contents. Lessons are provided on a part-time basis and are held during two classroom days each week..



Sport Management

More than two-thirds of the Swiss population regularly engage in sport. Sport is a growth market and is being increasingly professionalised. With your knowledge of the world of sport and your management skills, you will be in a position to help shape and further develop the Swiss sporting landscape thanks to the bachelor’s degree in Sport Management.


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The System Technology degree course prepares you for challenging tasks relating to the development, production, planning, testing, operation, quality assurance and optimisation of technical devices and systems.



The bachelor’s degree course in Tourism places an emphasis on the provision of holistic tourism training and focuses on international tourism and leisure management. The course is offered in German and English. In the third study year, you will choose your personal area of specialisation.