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2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking
Business Administration, Department

Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät

  • Universitätsstraße 1
  • 40225 Düsseldorf
  • Phone: +49 211 811-3620
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Basic information

Total number of students 1,130
Number of master degree students 352
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 10.0 %

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education

Support during the study entry phase

Score for offers before studies - Score 4/8 points
Score for offers at start of studies 10/14 points
Score for offers in the first year of studies 3/11 points
Total score for support in the study entry phase

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 87.6 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's 55.7 %

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 3/11 points
International orientation, master's 4/11 points

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's 2/10 points
Contact with work environment, master's 2/10 points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
Share of professors with work experience


National publications per professor 4.6
International publications per scientist 0.7
Third party funds per academic 15.1 T€
Doctorates per professor 1.1
Research reputation 1.9 %

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 1.9
Support in studies 1.9
Courses offered 1.9
Study organisation 1.6
Exams 2.4
Research orientation 2.0
Job market preparation 2.0
Support for stays abroad 1.8
Rooms 1.7
Library 1.5
IT-infrastructure 1.7
Overall study situation 1.7

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support 1.6
Support in studies 1.9
Courses offered 1.8
Study organisation 1.6
Exams 1.9
Transition to Master's studies 1.6
Research orientation 1.7
Job market preparation 1.9
Support for stays abroad 1.9
Rooms 1.7
Library 1.5
Overall study situation 1.8

Degree courses without details

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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    General course of study with the opportunity to select an individual specialisation, e.g. Marketing, Entrepreneurial Management, Personnel and Organisation, Financial Services, Finance and Investment, Company Auditing and Controlling, Corporate Taxation and Tax Law; courses are of outstanding quality thanks to intensive personal supervision of students and the use of active learning and teaching methods (e.g. business simulations, case study competitions, implementation of own empirical projects); professional key skills are taught.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Many elective modules are also taught in English to live up to an increasingly internationally oriented economy. At the same time, our university offers a range of language courses – from beginners to professional level. And for all those who want to spend one or more semesters abroad, there are numerous exchange programmes with partner universities throughout the world. Furthermore, international visiting assistant professors are invited regularly.
  • Common partner universities for exchange
    Trinity College Dublin, Ireland; Université de Rennes 1, France; Kozminski University, Warsaw, Poland; Gothenburgs Universitet, Sweden; Linköpings Universitet, Sweden; Universidad de Alicante, Spain; Istanbul Üniversitesi, Turkey; Beijing Foreign Studies University, China; Kookmin University Seoul, Korea; University of California, David, USA
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Excellent learning/teaching atmosphere in the Oeconomicum – a fantastic new building with state-of-the-art infrastructure (e.g. video/projector systems, monitor systems, document cameras) and separate groups/seminar rooms, study/seating places for students in all levels; numerous study laptops; use of a variety of databases, SPSS, Eviews for writing study projects and final theses.
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Outstanding research profile through inter-disciplinary, theoretical and quantitatively- and qualitatively-empirical research in the following fields: Marketing & Management: Customer Relations Management, Personnel Management, Regulation in Organisations, Personnel Management, Strategic and International Management, New Institutionalism and Practice Theories; Accounting, Taxation & Finance: Taxation Problems in Medium-Sized Enterprises, Basel III and Financing of Medium-Sized Enterprises, Finance in the Life Cycle, Investment Theories, Entrepreneurial Finance.
  • Website with further information on research activities
  • Support for founders
    Chair of Entrepreneurship and Financing; Support for the student management consultancy Heinrich Heine Consulting provided by mentors.
  • Characteristics of assistance to differently abled persons
    Rules on equalisation of disadvantages are enshrined in the exam regulations. In consultation with the student and examiner, the exam committee defines measures for ensuring equivalent exam and course performance. Individual arrangements between students and lecturers are possible and desired in order to address the individual requirements of students with health issues where assignments and exams are concerned.
  • Characteristics of diversity advancement
    Inverted classroom concept, lectures and exercises are offered in English, partially individual exams (exam mode and dates) for Erasmus students, participation in a lecture series for refugees who are interested in enrolling, course guidance centre, individual choice of an exam date in a specific time period for oral exams. Students can decide on the exam dates for which they register. Various equalisation of disadvantages measures are enshrined in the exam regulations.
  • Other special features
    Diverse range of exchange programmes for semesters abroad through cooperation agreements with foreign universities e.g. in France, Ireland, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Sweden, Spain and the USA; Young, dynamic faculty; Outstanding learning environment in one of the best libraries in Germany.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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