2019 / 20
Industrial Engineering, Department
Fakultät für Wirtschaftswissenschaften (W)
- Moltkestraße 30
- 76133 Karlsruhe
- Phone: +49 721 925-1945
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Special features regarding teachingIntegration of technical and commercial issues; international orientation through compulsory semester abroad and optional semester abroad; broad training for flexibility in the labour market; Sound scientific basis for lifelong learning; use of simulation games and company simulations; The professors' wide-ranging professional experience is complemented by numerous experienced practitioners acting as assistant professors; own foreign-language centre is affiliated directly to the faculty; close links with local industry.
Special features regarding the international orientationInternational guest lecturers and country and continent-wide lectures on conference technology, such as international simulation games, case studies or projects, foster, already at the home university, intercultural experiences and language learning – accompanied by numerous courses offered by the university's own foreign language institute; Gaining extensive experience is possible for everyone through individual learning agreements tailored to study progress as part of semesters abroad at one of 80 partner universities around the world.
Special features regarding the equipmentLarge number of teaching labs (Automation Engineering, Robotics, 3D Printing, Solar Energy, Negotiation Techniques, Eye-Tracking, Conferencing, Lean Management, etc.); all lecture theatres equipped with video projectors and microphones/loudspeakers, wireless LAN throughout the building; convenient information system for the organisation of studies, communication and web-based training.
Special features regarding research and developmentOwn article series for the publication of particularly good work, including by students; numerous laboratories, which can be used for research, especially for Business Administration issues; contacts to regional and international research institutions; Research focuses: Globalisation, Energy Management and Engineering, Big Data, Smart Services, etc. Assistant professors collaborate also beyond their own projects; Close links between the research laboratory and research project; "Lunch and Learn" event to present research projects. 1 cooperative doctorate in the period 2013-2015.
Research topics reflected in teachingBusiness model innovation, static and dynamic process modelling, goodwill accounting in value-based management, employer branding, digital transformation in mechanical engineering SMEs, concept development of a business model, charging technologies for battery-powered vehicles, dynamic evolutionary algorithms on the SAP HANA In-Memory database, simulation-based analysis of the lead time of consumption-based production systems.
Website with further information on research activitieswww.hs-karlsruhe.de/fakultaeten/w/forschungsprojekte.html
Support for foundersWith the introduction of the new Master's programme "Technology Entrepreneurship", a network of entrepreneurs and incubators is currently being developed that can be used by all students. Elective courses like Design Thinking and Business Modelling are also introduced.
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsBarrier-free access to all classrooms and laboratories. Various equalisation of disadvantages measures.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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