2019 / 20
2019 / 20
Business Administration, Department
- Reiterweg 26b
- 58636 Iserlohn
- Phone: +49 2371 776-0
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Special features regarding teachingThe BiTS provides a well-grounded Business Administration training aligned with the needs of actual practice. We cooperate with well-known companies and have access to a network offering numerous work placements and career openings. Experts from practice are integrated into lectures. International character arises from compulsory semesters abroad, summer schools and courses in English. Cooperation initiatives provide for a second degree at a partner higher education institution abroad.
Special features regarding the international orientationSince 2008 the BiTS has been part of the largest private university network, Laureate International Universities, which comprises 70 accredited universities in 25 countries with over a million students. Belonging to the Laureate Network emphasises our commitment to providing an education at the top international level. Semesters abroad, language courses and summer schools are integral parts of all BiTS programmes. These are realised in close exchange with our partner universities or a university of the student's choice. The objective is to encourage cross-cultural understanding.
Common partner universities for exchangeLondon Metropolitan, England; San Diego State University, USA; Universidad del Belgrano, Buenos Aires; Hong Kong University, China; UNSW Sydney, Australia; VU Melbourne, Australia; University of California at Riverside, USA; Vancouver Island University, Canada; University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Special features regarding the equipmentLecture theatres equipped with modern technology and all the customary presentation media, as well as campus WiFi, personal skills trainings room with moderation and video equipment, TV studio, radio studio, PC pools, access to online data bases.
Special features regarding research and developmentThe applied research is the main focus, currently in the disciplines of Finance, Capital Market Regulation, Controlling, Human Resources and CSR. Members of the faculty can reference contributions in renowned journals and presence at international research conferences. We offer a doctoral candidate programme in cooperation with the Universidad Europea de Madrid. 1 cooperative doctorate in the period 2013-2015.
Research topics reflected in teachingBusiness culture – self-perception vs. third-party perception, When and how do organisations constrain employees' mobility?, Social and Cognitive Top Management; Processes that facilitate innovative ambidexterity, managing in a VUCA world, digital transformation, site management organisations, failure management, system knowledge as a building block for successful entrepreneurship, stress competence, pricing lab, automation in customer relationship management.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.bits-hochschule.de/de/wissenschaft-forschung/
Support for foundersBachelor's programmes include a specialisation option that allows students to focus on Entrepreneurship. In addition, students receive direct support from lecturers in their entrepreneurship projects. Contacts with the business world are also established when needed. Furthermore, the university also provides financial support for students by way of the alumni and friends of the university associations.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsAccessible campus: all lecture halls, the cafeteria, library and all offices must provide barrier-free access. Students with health problems receive individual support. Students with chronic health problems are given consideration in the scheduling and organisation of exams. The BiTS offers internal psychological counselling for students.
Characteristics of diversity advancementDiversity plays a major role in the recruitment and hiring of new departmental staff. The Women's Representative of the university is involved in each new hire. An additional focus is internationalism.
Other special featuresCorporate Social Responsibility is an important educational objective of the BiTS. This not only includes a range of subjects focussed on CSR and sustainability and a degree course (Green Business Management) orientated specially towards this area, but also the possibility of getting involved in various fields in the area of CSR (BiTS2Society, BiTSVision). The CSR process is actively promoted by the optional selectable specialisation in Automotive Technology Management (E-Mobility).
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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