2019 / 20
Industrial Engineering, Department
Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
- Thüringer Weg 7
- 09126 Chemnitz
- Phone: +49 371 531-26000
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
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Special features regarding teachingBalanced education in Economics and Engineering, teaching of soft skills, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical and Electronic Engineering branches of study, inter-disciplinary professional fields, incl. seminars and case studies/project work (Bachelor's) nine-week subject-related work placement (Bachelor's), four-week technical stage I work placement (Bachelor's), theoretical or practical thesis, professional competence, continuation course in consecutive (e.g. Industrial Engineering) and non-consecutive Master's courses.
Special features regarding the international orientationCooperation agreements with 70 partner universities, of which 61 with Erasmus+; 250 exchange places (of which 205 Erasmus+) for students of the department, including Industrial Engineering programmes (as of Nov. 2016); Advice provided by the International Office of the Faculty of Economic Sciences; English-taught courses particularly in the Master’s programme; American-African-European (AAE) Summer and Winter Schools.
Common partner universities for exchangeAalborg University, Denmark; Tampere University of Technology, Finland; Université Paris Ouest Nanterre La Défense, France; Università degli Studi di Verona, Italy; Universidad Rey Juan Carlos of Madrid, Spain; Universidade Luterana do Brasil, Brazil; Xiamen University, China;, Instituto Tecnologico Y De Estudios Superiores De Monterrey, Mexico
Special features regarding the equipmentParticipation in the (technical) equipment of the Mechanical Engineering faculties: e.g. laboratory for integrated product development, project house METEOR, experimental and digital factory, as well as electrical engineering and information engineering: e.g. computer workstations with FEM software for the development of electromagnetic energy converters, laboratory hall including transformers, DC machines, engine test benches; Educational licences for various software tools, such as for material flow analysis.
Special features regarding research activitiesParticipation in the CLUSTER OF EXCELLENCE “MERGE Technologies for Multifunctional Lightweight Structures” (federal cluster of excellence), DFG SFB 692 high-strength aluminium-based lightweight materials for safety components, DFG SFB Transregio 96: thermal-energy design of tool machines as well various young researchers groups and further research projects in cooperation with the departments of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering/Information Engineering.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.tu-chemnitz.de/wirtschaft/fakultaet/forschung.php
Support for foundersCompulsory electives of junior professorship for Entrepreneurship in Start-Ups and Succession (endowed chair of the Sparkasse Chemnitz), partnership with the start-up network SAXEED
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsAdvice for students with physical and mental disabilities and chronic illnesses provided by the central student advisory services: Information on the study structure and process, study organisation, structural requirements: Barrier-free access, assistance in the preparation of timetables, communication with other facilities to relocate courses in case of barriers, equalisation of disadvantages, information about support services, financing, networking: Establishing contacts with other offices or agencies.
Characteristics of diversity advancementThe university development plan of the TU Chemnitz defines as a central field of action for the future development and alignment of the TU Chemnitz the enrichment of academic life through diversity of people and ideas. This field of action is supported and implemented in different areas: Equality and equal opportunities (e.g. Girls' Day information day), internationalism, family-friendly university, representatives, initiatives and interest groups (e.g. Club of Cultures, TU Big Band), studying and working with disabilities.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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