- Excellent final theses that have won the "University Award", conferred by the university management and the Society of Sponsors of Münster University of Applied Sciences (Gemeinschaft der Förderer GdF). The "Principal's Prize" was awarded up to 2008.
- Knowledge and technology transfer between business, society and academia, undertaken by Diplom degree candidates and their supervisors
- Owners and employees of research and human resources departments in small and medium-sized enterprises
- Innovative founders of businesses and decision-makers in large enterprises in the Münsterland, the bordering regions and beyond
- Sponsors of industry, representatives of chambers of trade and guilds, decision-makers in cities, municipalities and districts
- Partners in research and academia
- University members, alumni