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.


Student residence

In cooperation with the Residence Scalära, HTW Chur rents out 11 furnished rooms to international students. Students who do not speak German are given priority. For further information about renting a room, contact the International Office.

Rent: 3'633 CHF/semester (including half-board)


Shared accommodation

Students who would like to share an appartment with other students can search for a room via the HTW online accommodation platform (in German)

The international office can also put students in touch with outgoing exchange students, who rent out their furnished rooms in shared appartments for one semester.

Price: approx. 500 to 800 CHF/month


Host families

On request we can arrange host families who rent rooms to international students for a semester or a year.

Price: on request


Private apartments

Students who would like to rent their own apartments can find information independently using real-estate search engines such as:

Please take note of the period for giving notice and make sure that unlimited rental contracts you give notice early enough so that no additional costs are incurred.

Important information on this topic can be found in English on the homepage of the Federal Office for Residential questions (Bundesamtes für Wohnungswesen BWO).