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  6. Fakultät für Empirische Humanwissenschaften und Wirtschaftswissenschaft
2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking
Business Administration, Department

Fakultät für Empirische Humanwissenschaften und Wirtschaftswissenschaft

Fachrichtung Wirtschaftswissenschaft

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General remarks
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Basic information

Total number of students 2,150
Number of master degree students 530
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 8.0 %

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education

Support during the study entry phase

Score for offers before studies - Score 5/8 points
Score for offers at start of studies 9/14 points
Score for offers in the first year of studies 6/11 points
Total score for support in the study entry phase

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 79.6 %
Graduations in appropriate time master's 81.9 %

International orientation

International orientation 3/11 points
International orientation master's 9/11 Points

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment bachelor 3/10 Points
Contact with work environment master 3/10 Points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
Share of professors with work experience 8.0 %


National publications per professor 4.9
International publications per scientist 0.3
Third party funds per academic 8.9 T€
Doctorates per professor 1.0
Research reputation 1.0 %

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 2.5
Support in studies 2.2
Courses offered 2.7
Study organisation 2.1
Exams 2.8
Research orientation 2.9
Job market preparation 2.7
Support for stays abroad 2.4
Rooms 2.4
Library 1.8
IT-infrastructure 2.1
Overall study situation 2.6

Students' assessments on consecutive Masters degree courses

Teacher support 2.2
Support in studies 2.3
Courses offered 2.3
Study organisation 2.0
Exams 2.6
Transition to Master's studies 1.9
Research orientation 2.2
Job market preparation 2.4
Support for stays abroad 2.2
Rooms 2.2
Library 1.9
IT-infrastructure 2.2
Overall study situation 2.3

Degree courses without details

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

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Case studies; Long library opening hours and student workspaces; Empirical data analysis, data science; Credits may be awarded for successful participation in research and practical projects; Action research at companies as a teaching method; Innovative teaching methods, e.g. online modules, software practicals (such as SAP), corporate simulations; online module exchange system with partner universities; Funded participation by student tracks in international conferences; Excursions to organisations and companies; Wide range of international business languages (>20).
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Close partnerships within Europe, particularly with France (partnerships with the Université de Cergy Pontoise; Université Littoral Côte d'Opale, Dunkirk; Université de Lorraine, Campus Metz; Neoma Business School, Mont Saint Aignan; ICN Business School, Nancy; Université des Antilles et de la Guyane; Kedge Business School, Talence; Groupe ESC Troyes) and the USA; Exchange of lecturers and students; Teaching with significant relevance for internationalism (international accounting, international capital markets, etc.); International MBA.
  • Common partner universities for exchange
    Uni Odense,Denmark; Uni Joensuu,Finland; Uni Marseille, France; Uni Rouen,France; Uni Troyes,France; Uni Luxembourg, Luxembourg; Uni Prague, Czech Republic; Uni Tbilissi, Georgia; Boise State University, USA; Université du Québec à Montréal, Canada; University of Wisconsin - River Falls, USA
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Modern CIP pools with over 50 workstations and extensive access to numerous Business Administration standard software systems (such as SAP ERP and Business Intelligence, ARIS, R, SPSS, IBM, etc.) and programming languages ​​(including C, Java); modern lecture theatres and seminar rooms; Plus a separate CIP pool for SAP applications; Access to online media.
  • Special features regarding research activities
    Additional courses and research-oriented courses (theory and methodology); Lectures by international scientists; Student assistants are called on smaller independent designs in the context of academic publications; Participation in research contracts (e.g. DFG and EU projects); awarding of research-orientated (empirical) final theses; Scientific Writing seminars; possible participation in academic conferences; research project as tuition unit; Fair and conference visits (e.g. CeBiT and WI).
  • Website with further information on research activities
  • Support for founders
    Institute for Business Start-Ups/SME; Courses for business start-ups and succession in the areas of accounting and financial management, and a start-up seminar; Courses in start-up management; Regular integration with industry thanks to the Company Day, an event that focuses especially on SME strategies; Innovative teaching method based on business plan pitches; EXIST Entrepreneur University.
  • Characteristics of assistance to differently abled persons
    Contact point “Study and Disability” offers advice and important information for students with disabilities (list of barrier-free access; and workstations (for the blind), information on equalisation of disadvantages, assistance exchange).
  • Other special features
    Dual-qualification Bachelor's in Business Administration/Business and Law and Banking; Inter-disciplinary approach through cluster teaching and internal and external transfer of knowledge; special relation to industry-relevant topics and issues (company days, practical days, trade forum); specialisation area of Europe; Participation of the department in the "Gründer-Campus" (start-up campus) Saar, "EXIST-Gründerhochschule" start-up higher education institution.
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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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