2019 / 20
Business Administration, Department
- Friedrichstraße 57-59
- 38855 Wernigerode
- Phone: +49 3943 659-0
Job market- and career-orientation
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses
Degree courses with details
- Business Administration (B.A.)
- Business Administration / Service Management (B)
- International Business Studies (B.A.)
- International Tourism Studies (B.A.)
- Tourism Management (B.A.)
- Business Consulting (M.A.)
- Finance, Accounting, Controlling, Taxation & Law (M.A.)
- Tourism and Destination Development (M.A.)
Further information provided by the department
Special features regarding teachinginter-disciplinary specialist training , intensive enhancement of valuable soft skills, comprehensive preparation for entry into professional life by provision of key qualifications for specific professional fields, well-structured programmes of study allow for quick, effective studying in the standard period of study, studies focused on real world and practical situations, variety of forms of teaching, small study groups (individual supervision).
Special features regarding the international orientationLiaisons for international students; Advice on course contents.
Common partner universities for exchangeUniversity of Hertfordshire, Great Britain; Business Academy Southwest, Denmark; International School of Business in Dublin, Ireland; Universidad Rey Juan Carlos in Mostoles, Spain; ESC la Rochelle, France; Kindai University, Japan; Otago Polytechnic, New Zealand; Central University of Technology in Bloemfontein, South Africa
Special features regarding the equipmentmodern new buildings, very good technical equipment in all lecture theatres and seminar rooms (cutting-edge PC and projection technology), modern laboratories (e. g. statistics laboratory, travel agency), modern training rooms for completing projects or teaching key skills, state-of-the-art facilities (PC work rooms for Internet research, media centre, library).
Special features regarding research and developmentApplication-focused research typical for a University of Applied Sciences, high degree of focus on practice, numerous projects with regional and national companies, close networking with business, close linkage of research and teaching in the form of project assignments, grouping of research activities in the Skills Centre; department of Tourism and Services or in the Institute of Tourism Research. 4 cooperative doctorates in the period 2013-2015.
Website with further information on research activitieshttps://www.hs-harz.de/forschung/
Support for foundersHarz Innovation and Start-Up Club (student initiative); Courses on start-up management.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsRepresentative for students with impairments acting as a direct contact; Easier access to the school through shorter distances; Adapted accommodation, parking in close proximity to the school; Lecture halls, seminar rooms and facilities (library, language centre) accessible by lift; Equalisation of disadvantages at exams, such as extended time, provision of special reading aids.
Other special featuresacademic, performance-focused institution with application-related research and teaching, promotion of new forms of educational training, use of modern information and communications technologies, international focus (foreign language skills, study semesters and work placements abroad are integrated and promoted in a targeted manner), on-going evaluation and adaptation of courses to meet students' needs with regard to the market.
(S)-Students' judgements (F)-Facts (P)-Professors' judgements
Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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