2019 / 20
Industrial Engineering, Department
Fachbereich Produktion und Wirtschaft
- Liebigstraße 87
- 32657 Lemgo
- Phone: +49 5261 702-272
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Special features regarding teachingHigh degree of practical relevance through (1) Project assignments in cooperation with companies in the region; (2) "Industrial Engineering" learning factory: application of methods in realistic production environment; (3) Laboratory hall, in which core production processes are applied to machines in small groups.
Special features regarding the international orientationJoint dual-degree Master’s programme “Production Engineering and Management” with the University of Trieste with a compulsory semester abroad. Intensive subject-specific exchange via annual joint international conference at both locations (“International Conference on Production Engineering and Management”). Module with subject-specific international focus within the Master’s programmes (e.g. modules “Global Production”, “International Management Skills”).
Special features regarding the equipmentExtensive machine stock, e.g. lathes and milling machines, the latest generation, laser sintering plant, water jet cutting machines, injection moulding machines, laser machines, wood processing machines, assembly robots; See individual laboratory web pages for further information.
Special features regarding research and developmentKey research areas “ProErgo – Ergonomics of Production Machines in the Industry 4.0 Context” and “DiMan – Direct Digital Manufacturing in the Industry 4.0 Context”; Applied research performed in various laboratories; Research relevance/activities as part of the top cluster “It’s OWL” / operation of the Smart Factory OWL. 3 cooperative doctorates in the period 2013-2015.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.hs-owl.de/fb7/forschung.html
Support for foundersUse of the central entrepreneurship services of the university; Successful business start-ups have already emerged from Production and Economics, such as “Detailhoch3” and “Assembly Solutions GmbH”
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsThe OWL University is developing a concept for the inclusion of students with disabilities and health problems, including for the purposes of admissions and exams. It already has a representative for students with disabilities and is committed to ensuring barrier-free access throughout the university. The exam regulations for Production and Economics includes measures for the equalisation of disadvantages for students with disabilities.
Characteristics of diversity advancementProduction and Economics respects and promotes the university’s central objectives and facilities for equality. The department is involved in equality-related activities and has seconded one of its members to the equality committee. The OWL University was awarded the certificate “Total E-Quality” in 2013 for the fourth time in three years and is also a certified “family-friendly university”.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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