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Social Policy and Social Work, Department

Fakultät Wirtschaft und Soziales at the HAW Hamburg

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Basic information

Total number of students 1,920 *
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 18.4 %
Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's 0.0 %

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education 0
Extent of interlinking

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 10/14 points

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 73.2 % *
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 26.7 % *

International orientation

Outgoing students < 1 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's 9/12 points
Contact with work environment, master's 2/12 points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 7.6 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 5.9 %
Share of professors with work experience 93.5 %


Third party funds per professor 4.7

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

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Further information provided by the department

  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    California State University Long Beach, USA; Leeds Trinity University, England; ITESM, Mexiko; HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Niederlande; Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Finnland; Universitat de Valencia, Spanien; VIA University College, Dänemark; Kangmann University, Südkorea.
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    With the help of the consultation laboratory, the students are given the opportunity to train video sequences and consultation situations with video support. In addition, the university's classrooms have extensive multimedia equipment. This offer is supplemented by the online learning platform EMIL and the PC pool for students.
  • Special features regarding research and development
    The Department of Social Work has a strong research focus and currently counts eleven research projects. In particular, research in close cooperation with practice characterises the research landscape. High-performance third-party funded projects such as the European research project Com.In or SAIN should also be highlighted.
  • Further information on research activities
  • Further information about study entry phase
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Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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