2019 / 20
2019 / 20
Business Administration, Department
Fachbereich Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaften
- Joseph-Rovan-Allee 2
- 53424 Remagen
- Phone: +49 2642 932-187
Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses
Students' assessments on consecutive Masters degree courses
Degree courses with details
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Special features regarding teachingAll programmes are interdisciplinary in nature. Professors come from eight different disciplines and have extensive practical experience. Practical semesters, ideally also abroad, are encouraged and integrated into the curriculum. Apart from industry-specific characteristics of the programmes, the teaching of professional key skills is an integral part of the curriculum. Individual key areas can be chosen by way of elective modules. These modules in particular are taught by many lecturers recruited from companies of the industries in question.
Practice oriented teaching formats in bachelor's degree coursesexample cases; business and simulation games; case studies; contract design tutorials; negotiation tutorials; project workshops and work; field trip to companies; lectures by practitioners; learning by research; integrative projects in cooperation with companies
Practice oriented teaching formats in master's degree coursesexample cases; business and simulation games; case studies; contract design tutorials; negotiation tutorials; project workshops and work; field trip to companies; lectures by practitioners; learning by research; integrative projects in cooperation with companies
Special features regarding the international orientationPromoted ERASMUS+ partnerships also beyond Europe; Intensive short-term exchanges with US partner school through an annual summer school programme in place for 15 years; Jean Monnet programme with regular excursions to EU countries; Regular events to promote internationalism on campus (e.g. „International Week“); intensive follow-up on international issues through social media marketing); English language certificate of the Koblenz University as an additional qualification; Extensive/individual support for incoming/outgoing students through the Languages/International Studies area.
Common partner universities for exchangeBrock University, St. Catharines, Ontario/Canada; Lahti University, Lahti/Finland; Coastal Carolina University, Conway South Carolina/USA; Universidad de Málaga, Málaga/Spain; ISCAP Instituto Superior de Contabilidade e Administracao, Porto/Portugal; Universidad de Coimbra, Coimbra/Portugal; Corvinus University, Budapest/Hungary; German Jordanian University, Amman/Jordan; University oft he Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore, DC Queensland/Australia; Azerbaijan University, Baku/Azerbaijan
Special features regarding the equipmentVarious subject-specific online databases and e-books can be accessed free of charge. Students can make procurement suggestions, a high percentage of which is also implemented. The library provides 16 PC stations for literature research. There are five other PC pools with 135 PC workstations and printers, scanners, etc. The Faculty has a logistics as well as a language and video lab. Numerous special programs (e.g. SAP, simulation programs) are integrated into the teaching.
Special features regarding research and developmentThe Faculty focuses in particular on international research topics. The Faculty includes two institutes. 3 cooperative doctorates in the period 2013-2015.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.hs-koblenz.de/forschung-transfer/start/
Support for foundersStart-ups are promoted explicitly through Entrepreneurship Consulting. The university has also launched an ideas competition.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsPeople with disabilities and chronic illness are supported before, during and after their studies. The Koblenz University has a special liaison for people with disabilities. Advice is provided individually, and finding a solution for the benefit of the student is always the objective. Equalisation of disadvantages for exams and assignments can be granted if certain requirements are met. There are special brochures on these topics on the website.
Characteristics of diversity advancementLecturers regularly attend professional development courses regarding student-centred teaching and incorporate many different teaching methods into their lectures. A workshop on “Managing Cultural Diversity” is held annually for international lecturers and students. Stays abroad of Faculty members are encouraged, as a way to actively support a change of perspective. The Faculty participates each year in the design of Theme Week, an event creating awareness about diversity. Refugees are integrated into classes and practicals.
Other special featuresThe programmes are interdisciplinary in nature, focused on logistics, e-business, the health and social economy and sports management. The transition from the Bachelor’s to the consecutive Master’s is structured in such manner that students who still lack some Bachelor’s credits can already start taking classes of the Master’s programme.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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