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Business Administration, Department
Fakultät Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
- Keplerstraße 17
- 70174 Stuttgart
- Phone: +49 711 685-83422
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Special features regarding teachingThe courses are certified by the Swiss Agency for Accreditation (AAQ); The technical orientation of the courses is very constructive for the labour market, and particularly suitable for business students who are interested in technical questions; Excellent location advantage for students thanks to the direct proximity of several leading large and medium-sized enterprises in Germany; Strong integration with the professional field, partly through the Business Administration funding association (job fair, study groups, conferences); Very good staff-student ratio.
Special features regarding the international orientationStudents can study at 28 European partner universities as part of the ERASMUS exchange programme or at up to 80 partner universities outside Europe. They can also enrol in the EBBS/EMBS programme to obtain a European certificate "European Bachelor-Level Business Sciences" (EBBS) or "European Master-Level Business Sciences" (EMBS).
Common partner universities for exchangeUniversity of Technology Sydney (UTS), Austral; Tongji University, Chin(PR); Tampere University of Technology, Finld; Ecole Superieure de Commerce de Montpellier, France; Krakow University of Economics, Polad; Linköping University,weden; Luleå University of Technology, Sweden; Universidad d Alcalá Spain; Universidad de Granada, Spain
Special features regarding the equipmentInstitute has its own library; own Service Centre for student affairs with degree course managers (including for course guidance); own rooms with IuK workstations (CIP pool, ERP-BI lab); own workrooms for students only; excellent online networking of lectures, including in Social Communities; recordings of some lectures; Access to literature and specialised databases (Nexis, EconLit, Scopus, Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), etc.), e-books and electronic journals; C@MPUS - Campus Management Portal.
Special features regarding research activitiesThe department is active in ongoing research projects all the time. Special emphasis has been placed on interdisciplinarity. This is reflected, for example, in the "e-citizens' bus" project, which is carried out in cooperation with the Department of Railway and Transportation", or in the cooperation with the Centre for Interdisciplinary Risk and Innovation Research and the Graduate School of Excellence, Advanced Manufacturing Engineering.
Research topics reflected in teachingInnovation and innovation projects, ambidexterity, asset liability management / allocation, risk management, emotions and decision-making behaviour, risk and resilience management, working in logistics, procurement of logistics services, impact of emotions on decision-making, role of neuroscience for marketing research, analytics with respect to the Internet of Things (IoT), Industry 4.0 (Industrial Internet), smart software business, leadership changes and internationalisation processes, escalation of commitment in an international context, network effects and market outcome.
Website with further information on research activitieshttps://www.bwi.uni-stuttgart.de/forschung/
Support for foundersThe department has a representative in charge of start-up topics who sits on the advisory committee of the technology transfer initiative, which has been set up by the University of Stuttgart and the State of Baden-Württemberg. The representative advises students who intend to start a business on filing an application for EXIST funding. Thus, the representative is the interface between TTI GmbH and the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsThe University of Stuttgart has a Disabilities Representative who supports and counsels students and applicants with disabilities or chronic illness on issues specific to disabilities. The representative is in close contact with the guidance counsellors of the Department of Business Administration.
Characteristics of diversity advancementEqual Opportunities Representative and Equal Opportunities Department of the University of Stuttgart develop equal opportunities concepts and measures, such as a mentoring programme for women at various stages in their careers (students, doctoral students, post-doctoral students and (junior) professors); Service Gender Consulting; Service University & Family.
Other special featuresThe alumni association of the Economics programmes at the University of Stuttgart (Adkus) promotes contacts among graduates and helps to maintain a connection to the University of Stuttgart.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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