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Basic information

Total number of students
2050
Number of master degree students
200
Percentage of teaching by practitioners
36.0%
Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's
39.0%

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education
60
Extent of interlinking
10 points

Group 1

Support during the study entry phase

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

Group 1

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
64.3%

Group 2

Graduations in appropriate time, master's
74.5%

Group 2

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's
7/12 points

Group 2

International orientation, master's
8/12 points

Group 1

Outgoing students
4.0%

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's
10 points

Group 1

Contact with work environment, master's
10 points

Group 1

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
63.0%
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
68.2%
Share of professors with work experience
93.0%

Research

Third party funds per professor
no data
Not specified

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
1.4

Group 1

Support in studies
1.4

Group 1

Courses offered
1.4

Group 1

Study organisation
1.4

Group 1

Exams
1.6

Group 1

Job market preparation
1.3

Group 1

Support during practical semester
1.3

Group 1

Support for stays abroad
1.4

Group 1

Rooms
1.5

Group 1

Library
1.2

Group 1

IT-infrastructure
1.4

Group 1

Overall study situation
1.4

Group 1

Students' assessments on cooperate education courses

Teacher support
no data
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Support in studies
no data
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Courses offered
no data
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Study organisation
no data
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Exams
no data
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Support for stays abroad
no data
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Coordination of theory and practice phases
no data
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Rooms
no data
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Library
no data
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IT-infrastructure
no data
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Overall study situation
no data
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Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support
no data
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Support in studies
no data
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Courses offered
no data
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Study organisation
no data
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Transition to Master's studies
no data
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Support for stays abroad
no data
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Overall study situation
no data
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Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
Management and Entrepreneurship (MBA)

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Professors and lecturers with practical experience and leadership convey sophisticated and practical current content; use of innovative forms of teaching and learning; practice-oriented teaching (through case studies, excursions and guest lectures); efficient learning through small groups; imparting a broad basic business knowledge in Bachelor's programmes and special knowledge in Master's programmes; promotion of internationality through English-language courses, guest lectures by international speakers and a large network of partner universities worldwide.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Cooperation with over 105 partner universities worldwide; departmental International Faculty Office to supervise incoming and outgoing students, support for students in choosing the partner university and the modules to be taken there; joint projects in cooperation with the partner universities; membership of international networks (e.g. Magellan network); international guest speakers contribute to the internationality of the department; degree programme that can be studied entirely in English; international student body within the department.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

Technological University Dublin, Irland; Coventry University, Großbritannien; ISCAP Porto, Portugal; Universidad de Barcelona, Spanien; Universitatea Babes-Bloyai, Cluj-Napoca, Rumänien; Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, Kanada; San Francisco State University, USA; INSPER, Sao Paulo, Brasilien; Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Penang, Malaysia; Ritsumeikan University, Osaka, Japan.

Special features regarding the equipment

Excellent infrastructure for professional handling of information and communication technologies; free internet access and area-wide supply of WIFI on the entire campus; free access to modern IT technology, online learning platforms, virtual meeting rooms and computer rooms; IT-based organisation of studies and exams; IT-based auditorium equipment with modern media technology; possibility of recording lectures; IT staff who support students with problems with the university information systems; Provision of subject-specific databases.

Special features regarding research and development

Broadly oriented, application-oriented research in Business Administration and the related areas of Economics, Law, Business Informatics, Mathematics / Statistics; publication of research results in publications; complementing applied research with interdisciplinary focal points, for example in the field of Industrial Engineering, Business Informatics, Company Formation and Quality Management; upon request and in consultation with the Dean's Office, teachers can complete a research semester; employment of 11 doctoral students

Support for founders

TRACE (Transforming Academic into Entrepreneurial Minds), i.e. additional qualification for students in order to develop entrepreneurial skills, make initial contacts and gain access to Aachen's founding network; "Business start-up" module in the Bachelor's degree programs, students develop a start-up idea in a group and create an implementable business plan, they receive support from start-up coaches, business experts assess the idea and the business plan; entrepreneurship modules in all Bachelor and Master courses

Other special features

Personal and intensive individual support, students are not a number and do not sink into the anonymity of crowded lecture halls; over 105 partner universities worldwide; over 70 cooperation companies in the Aachen region; strong interdisciplinary orientation of the courses; joint integrative courses and research projects with the technical departments of the FH Aachen; possibility of double degrees with partner universities worldwide; student city Aachen offers diverse cultural and sporting offers, networked location in the Euregio

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Acronyms

(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

Last Update 2020: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education