About Hagen

Hagen, in the middle of Germany in between the green and lovely Sauerland and the lively and existing Ruhrgebiet. Find out more about a small but attractive City with a special charm:

Hagen, Northrine-Westfalia

Hagen, Historical Centre

See our short movie about Hagen:

About the FernUniversität in Hagen

The University of Hagen (FernUniversität in Hagen) is a public research university that is primarily focused on distance teaching. While its main campus is located in Hagen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, the university maintains more than 50 study and research centres in Germany and throughout Europe. According to the Federal Statistical Office of Germany it is Germany’s largest University (currently about 77.000 students). The university was founded in 1974 as a public research university by the state Nordrhein-Westfalen and began its research and teaching activities in 1975. It was founded following the idea of UK’s Open University to provide higher and continuing education opportunities through a distance education system in Germany.

Find out more about our University:

The Fernuniversität in Hagen (University of Hagen)


Travelling to Hagen

Information on Travel:


Official Conference Hotel:

Hotel Mercure Hotel Hagen ****
Address Wasserloses Tal 4, 58093 Hagen, Germany
Phone +4923313910
Email H2922@accor.com
Rate per person 79,- EUR including breakfast
Available until May, 30

Please use the key word “KMO and LTEC” to get the conference rate at the Campus Hotel Hagen.

In walking distance to conference venue:

Hotel Campus Hotel Hagen ***
Address Feithstraße 131, 58097 Hagen, Germany
Phone +492331624110
Single room rate 59,- EUR without breakfast
Double room rate 69,- EUR without breakfast
Available until June, 20

Please use the key word “Fernuniversität” to get the conference rate at the Mercure Hotel Hagen. The breakfast prices vary from 4,- to 10,- EUR.

Other recommendable hotel:

Hotel City Hotel Deutsches Haus ***
Address Bahnhofstraße 35 58095 Hagen
Phone +49233121051
Email info@cityhotel-deutscheshaus.de

There is also the possibility of home stay in Hagen families and of course you could also rent an apartment.