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.
Fachbereich Informationswissenschaft 01

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.

Subject Data Bases

Databases, E-Books and E-Journals

The HTW Chur has subscribed to several subject data-bases from the consortium of the Swiss university of applied sciences libraries KFH website. All students and employees have free access to all material. The particular subject data bases can be found on Moodle in the Research-Bar of the HTW Chur Library.  Access is initated directly by choosing the prefered subject data base and entering  your Switch-AII-Login (HTW user name and password).

For experts: Use the direct access in the EZproxy EZproxy

Magazine Search via the EZB – Electronic Magazine L ibrary

The magazine titles of all HTW Chur licenced databases are integrated and available in the EZB (electronic magazine database).

A total of 74.000 electronic magazines are available, especially from the german speaking part of Switzerland. Access to the full text is regulated through a traffic light system.