The resident since 1966 in Ludwigsburg, pedagogical college is the largest of the six universities in Baden-Württemberg with more than 5,000 students and over 430 employees. As an independent university institutes, colleges focus on education-scientific issues in research and teaching. The land Baden-Württemberg has recognized this advantage and built the colleges, while the other provinces have integrated teacher training in common universities.
The Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg is a modern centre of excellence for education in four closely linked areas: education, extracurricular child and youth education, adult and continuing education in the cultural and social spheres.
The greater part of the study includes the teacher training courses for primary school, the secondary (work real, Hauptschule and Realschule), special education teachers, as well as the vocational education (M SC.). Increasingly she PH Ludwigsburg in cooperation with the University of Stuttgart is also involved the secondary school teacher. Offered one supported scientifically sound, but at the same time practical teacher training through specific research activities.
In addition, the University offers also Bachelor's and master's degrees. The special feature of the Bachelor's degree programmes is the link between education and scientific education and didactics approaches to non-formal education fields. For certain professional and research students can specialize in a wide range of masters courses. The training master's courses, which qualify for management positions in the education sector are especially part-time.
Education-scientific research is a key task for the Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg. The research profile is characterized by topics in empirical teaching learning research, school development research, as well as the teaching also with great practical relevance. The EU research centre of the pedagogical universities in Baden-Württemberg in Ludwigsburg provides a range of services for all six universities.
The supervision of doctoral students and doctoral candidates by experienced professors received additional support through numerous offers of research promotion centre on-site. At the same time, you can use the joint graduate Academy of all six colleges. After obtaining a doctorate to Dr. phil or Dr. vaccined the possibility of the habilitation. Students also have the opportunity early searching to learn and become familiar with various research methods.
For prospective students and other interested parties of all professions and industries that deal with educational, didactic and psychological issues (E.g., specialists and executives from business, education and social services), the Academy for scientific education Association on the campus of the University provides various offers. These include training and qualification programs (Kontaktstudien and seminars), consulting (coaching, supervision, continuing education advice) and education - job projects (consulting and/or training measures for company-specific qualifications).
The international relations of the Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg is particularly diverse. The Foreign Office maintains close contacts with over 70 partner universities and offers the possibility of a stay abroad a large number of students. Over 190 foreign students study each year at the PH Ludwigsburg, Germany. Regular scientific symposia and compact courses (such as summer-school) are carried out in the context of long-standing deeper partnerships with international universities. In addition, the University has a successful program for the acquisition of international editorial titled "Bringing the world to Ludwigsburg". So, several colleagues of international partner universities in Ludwigsburg, teach every semester.
Campus life & city
The Pädagogische Hochschule Ludwigsburg is also a rich campus life. Cultural highlights are tightly integrated into the calendar of events of the College. There's also a study gallery with changing exhibitions and literature Café, which offers readings, concerts, poetry slams. The nearby Favoritepark invites you to linger.
The baroque city of Ludwigsburg with its 90,000 residents offers magnificent castles also lively shopping streets, cinemas and a colourful bar scene. Who also use the offer of the Middle capital