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Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department

Fakultät für Ingenieurwissenschaften at the Uni Duisburg-Essen/Essen

Abteilung Bauwissenschaften

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General remarks
This department is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.

Basic information

Teaching staff in core subjects
Teaching staff at the department 59
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 30.0 %

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 10/14 points

International orientation

Outgoing students 0.0 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment no data
Master theses in cooperation with work environment no data
Share of professors with work experience 50.0 %
Professors with own engineering company 10.0 %


Third party funds per academic 56.3 T€
Doctorates per professor 1.1

Civil Engineering

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department none
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Construction learning centre with fixed times in the timetable for intensive preliminary and follow-up support; Course of study with compulsory attendance in four-day week; E-learning; International exchange programmes; high degree of internationality of students; change to part-time study possible; mentoring at the start of studies and after the fourth semester regarding the choice of specialisation courses; quality assurance through evaluation of teaching in each semester and "Building Science Advisory Board" made up of industry representatives.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    High degree of internationality of students; international Civil Engineering degree course; international exchange programmes via Erasmus and double degrees.
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) Begien; National Technical University of Athens, Griechenland; Universita Politencnica delle Marche, Italien; Rigas Tehniska Universitate, Lettland; Gdańsk University of Technology, Polen; Slovenská Technická Univerzita v Bratislave, Slowakei; Middle East Technical University; Tehnik (ITU) University; Yildiz Technical University, Universit`s degli Studi di Padova (IT), Politechnika Gdanska (PL), Orta Dogu Teknik Üniversitesi (TR)
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Simultaneous computers / cluster; computer room with approx. 50 PCs for lectures and research papers; PC-based examinations with 200 PCs; large laboratory areas in the field of Solid Construction, Materials Science and Road Construction, Steel Construction, Community Water Management and Waste, as well as Hydraulic Engineering.
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Interdisciplinary focal areas "Urban Systems" and "Future Water"; high-tech materials for the shift towards alternative energy; Bionics; material chain; dark fermentation; Electromobility; renewable energy concepts; research focus on Building Information
  • Other special features
    Link for international activities (https://www.uni-due.de/iw/de/international/international.shtml); Links for e-learning (https://www.uni-due.de/e-learning/); Link for diversity (https://www.uni-due.de/diversity/)
  • Further information on research activities
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(S)-Students' judgements  (F)-Facts  (P)-Professors' judgements
(CE)= Civil Engineering (IntDiscip)= very interdisciplinary and thus not classified;
As the ranking is done for the whole subject area, for the single "sub-subjects" it can happen that not all rank groups are represented in all criteria.
Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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