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  3. Subjects
  4. Economic Sciences
  5. Frankfurt School (priv.)
  6. Fachbereich Wirtschaft
2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking
Economic Sciences, Department

Fachbereich Wirtschaft

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Basic information

Total number of students 150
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 24.0 %

Support during the study entry phase

Score for offers before studies - Score 4/8 points
Score for offers at start of studies 8/14 points
Score for offers in the first year of studies 4/11 points
Total score for support in the study entry phase

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 100.0 %
Graduations in appropriate time master's

International orientation

International orientation 6/11 points
International orientation master's

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment bachelor 4/10 Points
Contact with work environment master
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 32.5 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
Share of professors with work experience


International publications per scientist
Third party funds per academic
Doctorates per professor

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 1.6
Support in studies 1.7
Courses offered 1.7
Study organisation 1.6
Exams 2.1
Research orientation 1.5
Job market preparation 1.6
Support for stays abroad 2.0
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Library 2.2 *
IT-infrastructure 2.2 *
Overall study situation 1.7

Degree courses with details

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    The Frankfurt School offers interactive teaching in manageable groups with a special focus on Finance and Management. The career-integrated course concepts of studying make it possible to balance study and profession in the Bachelor's and Master's degree courses. In-depth subjects and electives allow individual specialisation; The Master's programmes of the Frankfurt School, and half the programme variations in the BSc programme, are taught entirely in English. The proportion of international students is above average.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    As an integral part of the course, all Bachelor of Science students must complete at least one semester abroad. At the same time, the Frankfurt School welcomes visiting students. A growing proportion of courses is taught in English.
  • Common partner universities for exchange
    Università Bocconi; BI Norwegian Business School; The University of Edinburgh, Business School; IE University; University-Sun Yat-Sen University; KEDGE Business School; Universidad de los Andes; Stellenbosch University - Business School; HEC Montréal; The American University in Cairo
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    The Frankfurt School boasts a new, modern campus. All teaching rooms have modern IT equipment and modern seminar-room technology. WiFi is available throughout the campus. Course materials are provided via the university's own online campus; this is also used for communications with assistant professors and fellow students. Students have access to a large number of databases and information sources, such as Financial Lab with Reuters and Bloomberg terminals, and databases such as CRSP, Compustat, Amadeus and Datastream (via WRDS system).
  • Special features regarding research activities
    The Frankfurt School is characterised by leading international research in the areas of Finance and Management. Thanks to the international and varied nature of its faculty, the Frankfurt School covers a broad spectrum of research topics. As a Business School, it places particular value in its research on the relevance of such research for practice and maintains continuous exchanges with high-quality international researchers and representatives of business.
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  • Support for founders
    The Frankfurt School supports its students in a variety of ways in connection with start-ups: Financial support is available, for instance, through the "Frankfurt start-up fund"; the student council provides office space; there is a link to the "incubator machine"; courses in innovation management and entrepreneurship; and a huge variety of consulting services offered by the faculty.
  • Other special features
    The study contents at the Frankfurt School are state-of-the-art but also have a high relevance to current practice. Through the network of partner universities abroad, the Frankfurt School offers its students a variety of international perspectives. Due to innovative time models, most degree courses can be combined with a profession.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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