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2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking
Business Administration, Department

Fakultät Wirtschafts-, Kultur- und Rechtswissenschaften

  • Brauneggerstrasse 55
  • 78462 Konstanz
  • Phone: +49 7531 206-410
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Basic information

Total number of students 400
Number of master degree students 56
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 19.0 %

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education

Support during the study entry phase

Score for offers before studies - Score 6/8 points
Score for offers at start of studies 10/14 points
Score for offers in the first year of studies 4/11 points
Total score for support in the study entry phase

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 71.4 %
Graduations in appropriate time master's 63.0 %

International orientation

International orientation 3/11 points
International orientation master's 2/11 Points

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment bachelor 2/10 Points
Contact with work environment master 2/10 Points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
Share of professors with work experience 21.0 %

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.0
Support in studies 1.9
Courses offered 2.2
Study organisation 1.5 *
Exams 2.2
Job market preparation 2.0
Support during practical semester 1.9
Support for stays abroad 1.8
Rooms 2.0
Library 1.5
IT-infrastructure 2.2
Overall study situation 1.7

Students' assessments on consecutive Masters degree courses

Teacher support 1.7
Support in studies 1.6
Courses offered 1.8
Study organisation 1.2
Exams 1.6
Transition to Master's studies 1.4
Job market preparation 1.8
Support during practical semester
Support for stays abroad 2.0
Rooms 2.6
Library 1.5
IT-infrastructure 1.9
Overall study situation 1.5

Degree courses without details

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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Generalist business degree with individual specialisation options; Small semester units; Intensive counselling and close contacts among students, teachers and staff; Work placements and semesters abroad; Practical Projects; Interdisciplinary study; Business English as a compulsory subject for 3 semesters; Additional foreign languages; Training for methodological/social skills; Assessment Centre Training; Wide range of electives; Regular courses of English-speaking visiting professors; "Virtual Classroom learning"; Simulations and case studies in parallel to lectures.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Regular joint events organised with a partner university; Regular project trips abroad with ECTS recognition; Recognition of exam credits gained abroad.
  • Common partner universities for exchange
    PUC do Paraná in Curitiba, Brazil; Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong; Saint Mary's University in Halifax, Canada; Kyonggi University, South Korea; University of Macau, Macau; University Sains Malaysia in George Town, Malaysia; Clarkson University in Potsdam, USA; Michigan State University in East Lansing, USA; Lapland University of Applied Sciences in Rovaniemi, Finland
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    PC lab with 22 workstations; SAP front-end; High-performance printer; Projectors; IT pool for project groups and final theses with 16 individual and group workstations; software for Business Process Optimisation; PRINTER; copy board; Scanners; laptops; portable projectors; (video) camera; video editing programmes; Projectors in each lecture theatre, WiFi coverage of the lecture theatres and student work areas.
  • Special features regarding research and development
    Research focuses: Corporate Governance, Corporate Compliance & Fraud Risk Management, integrity Management, Financial Risk, Controlling & Tax. Collaborations: For example, Forum Compliance & integrity, Sustainable Company Management Study Group, German Network for Business Ethics, Leadership Excellence Institute Zeppelin; cooperation partners from industry: For example, ABB, BASF, Daimler, Deloitte, Deutsche Telekom, DigitalSpirit, EnBW AG, EY, Siemens, WilmerHale; Doctoral cooperation initiatives: University Oldenburg, Zeppelin University, University Hohenheim, Bremen University. 3 cooperative doctorates in the period 2013-2015.
  • Website with further information on research activities
  • Support for founders
    The university cooperates with the founders' office Campus Start-Up in Konstanz to support start-ups. In addition, the HTWG is one of seven universities in Europe that hosts the international CREA Summer Academy as part of the Startup Europe initiative.
  • Characteristics of assistance to differently abled persons
    Individual study plan, equalisation of disadvantages, special exam arrangements, exam extensions, use of technical aids for exams.
  • Characteristics of diversity advancement
    It is up to the department's members, the academic/non-academic staff and the students to make use of the central services of diversity management to promote diversity.
  • Other special features
    Numerous on- and off-campus projects (sometimes in the context of business partnerships); Student-initiated, continuous professional development taking place each semester, regular semester-accompanying events (first semester introductions, end-of-year party with presentation of prizes etc.), diverse simulations, alumni association, numerous options for social action, low student drop-out, selection procedure (assessment centre), high proportion of practical final theses.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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