2019 / 20
- Badensche Str. 50-51
- 10825 Berlin
Job market- and career-orientation
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Special features regarding teachingTeaching in small groups, group work in many modules, modern skill-oriented and activating teaching concept, very international student body, high practical relevance, inter-disciplinarity, interculturalism, extensive range of courses in English.
Special features regarding the international orientationOver 40% of the students complete a semester abroad at one of more than 150 international partner universities; The stay abroad is often funded by scholarships; Over 10% international visiting students; Many practical semesters abroad.
Common partner universities for exchangeNanyang Technological University, Singapore; University of Pittsburgh, USA; HEC Montréal, Canada; Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico; Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP), Brazil; University of Edinburgh, UK; Universiteit Gent, Belgium; Kozminski University, Warsaw, Poland; Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal; Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
Special features regarding the equipmentModern teaching and group rooms; PC pools, modern library, online databases, e-books, e-learning, wireless LAN in all seminar rooms and the library.
Research topics reflected in teachingEmployment consequences of minimum wage; Economic consequences of Brexit; The future of free trade, TTIP, CETA, etc .; New global financial market regulations; Government debt in Germany and Europe; Prevention of tax evasion; Changes in behaviour through tax changes; Challenges of demographic change with respect to old age pension; Economics and gender studies; Development of income and wealth distribution; Model theoretical foundations of economic policy controversies.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.hwr-berlin.de/forschung/
Support for foundersAt the Start-up Incubator Berlin of HWR, students can take their first steps from theory to implementation. It promotes ideas, concepts and prototypes. The co-working space allows for exchange with other founders and thus supports inspiration, creativity and the development of business models. The Start-up Now programme offers workshops, coaching, team matching, peer learning and mentors. It is aimed at everyone at the beginning of their start-up project or who have already progressed to the active start-up phase.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsHWR Berlin offers psychological counselling and counselling for students with disabilities. Individual counselling and a range of services help students to cope with difficulties at university or in their personal lives that affect their progress at university.
Characteristics of diversity advancementTaking into account the diversity of cultures and lifestyles, equality of sexes, compatibility of family and work and/or university as well as sustainability of economic actions are key topics in teaching, research and administration, as well as central principles that guide the university in its day-to-day business.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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