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Canton Schaffhausen
Top Ranked Universities in Schaffhausen - Switzerland

The Canton of Schaffhausen is a canton of Switzerland. The principal city and capital of the canton is Schaffhausen.

The canton of Schaffhausen is the northernmost canton of Switzerland, located to the north of Zurich. It lies west of Lake Constance and has a size of 298 km, (112 square miles). Much of the canton is productive agricultural land, with 134.4 km2 (51.9 sq mi) (about 45%) of the canton used for agriculture while an additional 128.7 km2 (49.7 sq mi) (about 43%) is wooded. Most of the rest of the canton, 31.8 km2 (12.3 sq mi) (about 10%), is developed while only 3.8 km2 (1.5 sq mi) (1.3%) of the canton is unproductive (rivers, lakes or mountains).

On our website we have 4 great Universities/Schools in Schaffhausen offering Higher Education for Local and International Students.

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The HWZ University of Applied Sciences Zurich (German: HWZ - Hochschule fur Wirtschaft Zurich) is a member of the Universities of Applied Sciences of Zurich. It was founded in 1986 asthe part-time HWV Zurich (Higher School for Economics and Administration) by the KV Switzerland and the Juventus Schools Foundation of Zurich. With 1,500 students and 265 l ...

The University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland (FHO Fachhochschule Ostschweiz) is composed of four member schools located in different cities of the region: FHS St. Gallen, Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften HSR Hochschule für Technik Rapperswil HTW Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Chur NTB Interstaatliche Hochschule für Tech ...

Schaffhausen University of Teacher Education - Switzerland (German: Pädagogische Hochschule Schaffhausen - Schweiz) Students studying to be secondary school teachers attend a basis year at the PHSH and then continue on at the Zurich University of Teacher Education. Please note that courses at the Schaffhausen University of Teacher Education and other pa ...

The International Packaging Institute IPI is recognised throughout the industry as a leading Competence Centre for packaging and was established by leading international corporations in the packaging industry, partnered by highly respected universities, and in close cooperation with industry associations and a unique pool of experts. IPI is also support ...

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