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English translation: university of applied sciences

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German term or phrase:FH = Fachhochschule
English translation:university of applied sciences
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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19:46 Aug 12, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Education / Pedagogy
German term or phrase: FH
Öffentlicher Freiraum für Jugendliche ist Mangelware. Die Messe Köln und die Fachzeitschrift LA-Landschaftsarchitektur lobten deshalb den Wettbewerb Spiel(t)räume aus. Elf Juroren haben entschieden

Glückwunsch! XXX und XXX von der FH Weihenstephan sind die Gewinner (Preisgeld 1275,- €) des Wettbewerbes Spiel(t)räume.
Dawn Montague
Local time: 09:03
Fachhochschule Weihenstephan
Explanation:
FH short for Fachhochschule a search on Google brings back hits.
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Melanie Sellers
Local time: 15:03
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4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
na +1University of Applied Sciences
Michaela Müller
na +1Fachhochschule Weihenstephan
Melanie Sellers


  

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6 mins peer agreement (net): +1
Fachhochschule Weihenstephan


Explanation:
FH short for Fachhochschule a search on Google brings back hits.
:0)

Melanie Sellers
Local time: 15:03
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Thanks!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mats Wiman
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9 hrs peer agreement (net): +1
University of Applied Sciences


Explanation:
This is the correct translation that is used nowadays everywhere (also at my university).
The name of my university is Hochschule Zittau/Görlitz (FH)-University of Applied Sciences (see:http://www.hs-zigr.de)
Other German FHs use this term, too. See also http://www.htw-dresden.de (Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Dresden -FH),http://www.htwm.de (Fachhochschule Mittweida) and so on.



    student at a FH
    knowledge
Michaela Müller
Germany
Local time: 15:03
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Kim Metzger
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Changes made by editors
Sep 8, 2006 - Changes made by Kim Metzger:
FieldOther » Social Sciences
Field (specific)(none) » Education / Pedagogy


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