Commercial / Business Law, Department
Fachbereich Wirtschaft at the HS Fulda
- Leipziger Straße 123
- 36037 Fulda
- Phone: +49 661 9640- 2801,-2802 (Sekr.)
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Special features regarding teachingSustainability & Ethics as additional skills acquisition (teaching the basics in a basic module as well as corresponding references in all other business and legal modules, further deepening in the elective area (module pool B - 7th semester); high proportion of Corporate Law modules, high proportion of Employment Law modules .
Special features regarding the international orientationIn Business Administration, the school started offering international programmes early on. This has resulted in a large network of partner universities in North and South America, Europe, Asia and Africa. The lecturers are experienced in English-taught, international comparative teaching. There are regularly international visiting professors. One programme has a disproportionate number of international students. Business Law students also stand to gain from these services, experiences and skills.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsDublin Business School, Irland; California State University San Bernadino, USA; Universidad de Huelva, Spanien; Avans Hogeschool, Niederlande;University of Latvia Riga, Lettland; University of the Sunshine Coast, Australien;St. Petersburg State University of Economics, Russland; West Virginia University of Morgantown, USA; Izmir University of Economics, Türkei; UBA Buenos Aires.
Special features regarding the equipmentNumerous legal databases such as Beck-Online; Juris; WISO; NWB; country rights databases; numerous textbooks as e-books (including beck-eBibliothek.de); numerous national and international journals that are not already available through Beck-Online or are available as print are licensed, such as De Gruyter Journals, Oxford Journals. All event rooms have interactive pen displays and video conference equipment. An e-learning platform and university-wide WiFi are used. There is also access to Statistics and Business Administration software (e.g. STATA, DATEV).
Special features regarding research and developmentKey research areas are logistics, accounting, business management, business law and international business relations. The cross-cutting issue of sustainability is particularly important. The Department of Economics is actively represented at the House of Logistics and Mobility at Frankfurt Airport. Research is predominantly application-oriented and conducted in cooperation with companies in the region. The Regional Innovation Centre (RIGL) is the university's largest transfer project to date. Significant increase in third-party funds and publications.
Support for foundersInterdisciplinary seminar on Business Plan Creation; since 2014 "Entrepreneurship" in the curriculum of the Master's program (from 2017 also in the Bachelor's program); annual ideas competition; advice, also on Exist funding, through the specialist business start-up; implementation of two "Entrepreneurs in Residence" as coaches. Experienced entrepreneurs provide regular assistance. After the EIR follows the transfer to experts; in connection with the EU program "Erasmus for young entrepreneurs" we offer online platforms for entrepreneurial training.
Other special featuresFulda University of Applied Sciences was the first university for applied sciences to receive its own right to award doctorates in certain subjects; there are four doctoral centres. The department is involved in the "Logistics and Mobility" doctoral centre. Cooperative Doctorates with a university are also possible. The department promotes equality and diversity. The percentage of female professors in the professorships is 40% in the department as a whole and 50% in the legal professorships.
Further information on research activitieshttps://www.hs-fulda.de/wirtschaft/forschung/
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.hs-fulda.de/orientieren/umschauen/beraten-lassen/infoveranstaltungen/studienstart/?
Information on access restrictionshttps://www.hs-fulda.de/orientieren/meine-bewerbung/studiengaenge
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Last update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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