2019 / 20
2019 / 20
Business Administration, Department
Fakultät Wirtschafts-, Kultur- und Rechtswissenschaften
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Special features regarding teachingGeneralist 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 orientationRegular joint events organised with a partner university; Regular project trips abroad with ECTS recognition; Recognition of exam credits gained abroad.
Common partner universities for exchangePUC 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 equipmentPC 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 developmentResearch 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 activitieshttps://www.htwg-konstanz.de/CBCI.6290.0.html
Support for foundersThe 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 personsIndividual study plan, equalisation of disadvantages, special exam arrangements, exam extensions, use of technical aids for exams.
Characteristics of diversity advancementIt 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 featuresNumerous 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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