2019 / 20
Business Computing, Department
- Innstraße 27
- 94032 Passau
- Phone: +49 851 509-2401
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses
Degree courses with details
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Special features regarding teachingFocus on practice and application; Interdisciplinary approach; international focus; Current topics (cloud, e-business, data-based business models); Acquisition of additional skills possible in cooperation with companies; many courses are offered in parallel as online courses to support flexible learning; all required learning materials are made available via a learning management system.
Special features regarding the international orientationOption of a dual Master’s with the University of Turku (Finland) and the IIT Madras (India); Excellent range of services available at the Foreign Languages Centre. Guest lectures and presentations by guests from various countries (e.g. USA, Finland, India); Research partnerships with researchers in different countries (e.g. USA, the Netherlands, Finland, Canada, Great Britain); Presentations at international conferences; Publications in leading international journals.
Common partner universities for exchangeSouthwestern University of Finance and Economics, China; University of Jyväskylä, Finland; California State University, Fresno, USA; Corvinus University, Budapest, Hungary; Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India; Universidad de Málaga, Spain; Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain; University of Turku (Turun), Finland
Special features regarding the equipmentIn addition to well-equipped computer rooms, a multimedia lab and video conferencing equipment are available. Training with real systems (e.g. SAP, data warehouse systems, document- and content management systems); Use of the latest technologies in system development (including for mobiles and smartphones).
Special features regarding research activitiesResearch is application-oriented with a strong empirical focus. A comprehensive range of courses in methodology supports the acquisition of the required qualification. Students are involved early on and also encouraged to participate in academic events. Students are actively involved in research projects from Master's level onwards. Students have access to their own experimental lab for conducting experiments.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.wiwi.uni-passau.de/forschung/
Support for foundersFounders' Café: Goal: Prospective entrepreneurs, investors and start-up experts meet regularly; Forum for questions related to one's own start-up; Start-up promotion of the transfer centre; Events for students and young scientists (5-Euro-Business competition, Founders' Week Germany, Founders' Workshop, workshops and courses offered by the two chairs of entrepreneurship); Start-up leave: Students who want to establish their own business while studying can take a leave of absence for two semesters if supervised by the transfer centre; Mentoring for start-ups, funding.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsIndividual counselling sessions; Possibly longer exam time; Possibly oral exam.
Characteristics of diversity advancementCompliance with the university-wide standards of equality and implementation of the respective targets.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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