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Political Science / Social Sciences, Department

Geschichts- und Gesellschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät at the Katholische Universität/Eichstätt

Fachbereich Politikwissenschaft

  • Universitätsallee 1
  • 85071 Eichstätt
  • Phone: +49 8421 93-1286
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General remarks
This department is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.

Basic information

Teaching in core subjects
Total number of students 320

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 8/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 87.5 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 47.5 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
Master theses in cooperation with work environment


Third party funds per academic 12.3 T€
Research reputation

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 1.7
Support in studies 2.0
Courses offered 1.8
Study organisation 1.6
Exams 1.8
Research orientation
Support for stays abroad 1.7
Rooms 1.8
Library 2.0
IT-infrastructure 2.3
Overall study situation 1.8

Teacher qualification

Teacher qualification students 35
Teacher qualification programmes TQ degrees: Bachelor of Education, Master of Education, State Exam
Teacher qualification centre Link
Teacher Qualification Monitor (in German) Link

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    The department's proven research expertise flows directly into the courses offered; teaching focuses on both local and international topics and issues; excellent personal teaching and supervision in small groups; strong practical relevance (e.g. through excursions and simulations); regular guest lectures/guest professors from Germany and abroad.
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Universität Malmö, Schweden; Institut d'etudes politiques de Rennes, Frankreich; Universidade de Lisboa - School of Social and Political Sciences (ISCSP), Portugal; Universität Warschau, Polen; Inland Norway University, Norwegen; Andrássy Gyula Deutschsprachige Universität Budapest, Ungarn; Universidad de Salamanca, Spanien; Université de Fribourg, Schweiz; Universität Zypern, Zypern; Istanbul Bilgi Universität, Türkei
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Interdisciplinary research, e.g. in the field of "profiling" of political decision-makers, combining insights from foreign policy research, psychology and linguistics; research projects on challenges to democracy posed by anti-democratic attitudes; international research projects, e.g. the "German-Korean Colloquium" (every two years in Eichstätt or at Sogang University [Seoul]); co-editing of specialist journals; regular topical contributions to the media.
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Last update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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