Fakultät für Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften at the Uni Heidelberg
Alfred-Weber-Institut für Wirtschaftswissenschaften
- Bergheimer Straße 58
- 69115 Heidelberg
- Phone: +49 6221 54-2905
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
Further information provided by the department
Special features regarding teachingAreas of specialisation: Behavioural and Institutional Economics, Environmental Economics, Development Economics, Empirical Economic Research, Macroeconomics, Labour Market; interdisciplinary supplementary subjects, in particular Sociology and Political Science; small practice groups; online availability of teaching materials via the Moodle e-learning platform; imparting vocational qualifications, e.g. business and negotiation languages, rhetoric; problem-oriented, activating forms of learning: work in small groups, student presentations, reciprocal assessments (peer assessment).
Special features regarding the international orientationMSc Economics is taught exclusively in English 1/3 of the students in the M.Sc. Economics have an international background.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUni Valencia, Spanien; Uni Mailand, Italien; Uni Madrid, Spanien; Uni Paris, Frankreich; Uni Montpellier, Frankreich; Uni Warschau, Polen, Uni Beijing Normal, China.
Special features regarding the equipmentEquipping the seminar rooms with projectors; very modern library with lots of workplaces and long opening hours (also on Sundays); free use of Internet access via WiFi throughout the institute, PC rooms with access to econometric software such as STATA and Eviews. Use of the experimental laboratory.
Special features regarding research activitiesResearch focuses in the following areas: Political Economics, Behavioural Economics, Environmental Economics, Development Economics, Empirical Economic Research, Labour Markets, Financial Markets; Seminars: Departmental Seminar, Economics & Politics Seminar, Environmental.
Other special featuresAlumni & Career Service at the Alfred-Weber-Institut: in addition to a regularly updated work placement and job board, the Institute offers a range of courses and events that support students with extra-curricular activities. BUDDY programme: aimed at international students. The programme aims to make the transition to higher education and orientation around the University, as well as everyday life, easier for students.
Further information on research activitieshttps://www.uni-heidelberg.de/fakultaeten/wiso/awi/forschung/index.html
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.uni-heidelberg.de/de/studium/service-und-beratung/angebote-zur-studienorientierung/studieninformationsta
Information on access restrictionshttps://www.uni-heidelberg.de/de/studium/alle-studienfaecher/economics
(S)-Students' judgements (F)-Facts (P)-Professors' judgements
Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
Offers by the publisher