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Business Computing, Department
Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik
- Universitätsstraße 16
- 86135 Augsburg
- Phone: +49 821 598-4850
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Special features regarding teachingChoice of a business-oriented specialisation (Operations, Finance and Information Management) or computer science-oriented specialisation possible; High degree of flexibility thanks to the large range of specialisation options; numerous cooperations with industry partners in research and teaching; SAP training with certification; Excellent supervision ratio through small-group concept; Additional subject-specific courses (English, Office, Soft Skills); several awards for outstanding teaching; subsidised lecture material; “Digicampus” learning platform.
Special features regarding the international orientationNumerous partner universities; Exchanges with European and non-European countries; Country-themed evenings to learn about other cultures; Scholarships for periods abroad; International visiting assistant professors; Integration of international students, e.g. by way of tutorial programmes; Language tandems; “International Day” event; Certificate for cross-cultural key skills.
Common partner universities for exchangeÖrebrö University (Sweden); University of Tartu (Estonia); Utrecht Univeristy (Netherlands); Kwansei Gakuin University (Japan); Shandong University (China); St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (Russia); University of Johannesburg (South Africa); Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Norway); Mississippi State University (USA); Carleton University (Canada).
Special features regarding the equipmentComputer rooms at both faculties and at the data centre (approximately 300 spaces); Opening hours: 07:00-21:30; WiFi access in all lecture theatres and across almost the entire campus; Free Microsoft Windows licences via Imagine (formerly Dream Spark); materials available to borrow (laptops, projectors, presentation tools, etc.).
Special features regarding research activitiesApplied research through cooperation with more than 30 companies and targeted transfer of knowledge in courses; Research projects funded by DFG and EFRE; award-winning research (including the Award for Science from the Kurt and Felicitas Viermetz Foundation in 2013, 2012, 2009 & 2007, Award for Logistics from the Federal Association of Logistics in 2011, Fugger Prize in 2010 and 2015, E.ON Bavarian Prize for Culture in 2010, … ); project group for Business Informatics at the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Engineering FIT.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.wiwi.uni-augsburg.de/studium/studiengaenge/win/Links/
Support for foundersAugsburg Centre for Entrepreneurship: Central point of contact for prospective entrepreneurs and young companies, online platform with teaching and advisory services.
Characteristics of diversity advancementTransdisciplinary forum on gender and diversity; Diversity Day; Office for Equal Opportunities; Office for Gender and Diversity; Continuing education and guest lectures on diversity skills; Signatory to the “Diversity Charter”.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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