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Law, Department

Fakultät für Rechtswissenschaft

Universität Bielefeld

Fakultät für Rechtswissenschaft
Universitätsstraße 25
D-33615 Bielefeld
Telephone: +49 521 106-4301

Uni Bielefeld
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Basic information

Total number of students
Share of external repetitions visited

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
8/12 points

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Exam preparation

Exam preparation
8/10 points

Group 1

Exam Preparation - Training
3/4 points
Exam preparation - additional services
1/2 points

Results of study

Exam results


Third party funds per academic
4.8 T€

Group 3

Doctorates per professor

Group 3

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support

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Support in studies

Group 3

Courses offered

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Study organisation

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Assistance with exam preparation

Group 3

Research orientation

Group 3

Job market preparation

Group 3

Support for stays abroad

Group 2


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Overall study situation

Group 3

Self-study places

Group 2

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

Special features regarding teaching

Basic course lectures are accompanied by working groups in small groups and main course lectures by case exercises; comprehensive exam preparation programme: one-year repetition; E-learning platform for exam preparation "unirep-online"; exam course, trial exam, simulation of the oral exam; foreign language programme: FFA special programme to learn the technical language and basics of the legal system (currently in English, French, Turkish, Russian); student legal advice; Cari Law.

Special features regarding the international orientation

International specialisation areas; International Trade; Public Commercial Law in the EU, Environmental Planning and Technical Law in the EU. For foreign language certificates: Events in English, French, Spanish and Turkish. FFA (subject-specific foreign language training): Program to learn the technical language and the basics of the country's legal system (English, French, Turkish, Russian); Erasmus: Cooperation with universities in 12 countries; also cooperation with China, Russia and South Africa; "Intensive Europe": specific knowledge for the European labour market.

Special features regarding the equipment

University computing centre (advice and support in the computer-specific area, PC workstations); free WiFi access for all students; PC workstations in the legal area of the library; E-learning platform "Lernraum", which is supervised by an e-learning representative; E-learning platform for the exam preparation "unirep-online"; IT support.

Special features regarding research activities

Research institutes and centres at the faculty: Bielefeld Centre for Healthcare Compliance; Institute for the Law of Intelligent Technology Systems at Bielefeld University; Institute for Lawyers and Notaries; Institute for Labor and Social Protection; Institute for Human Rights, Migration and Integration; Institute for Legal Research and Legal Policy; Institute for Environmental Law; Institute for Business Law. Research units: Research centre for Property Law; Research Centre for Travel Law; Research Centre Law of the Health Industry

Other special features

Library: very well equipped (literature and study places), user-friendly opening times; additional programs such as Europe intensive and the FFA (see above); practice orientation through the project "Justice up close" accompanying the practical study period; student legal advice and the Cari Law project; participation in various moot courts; "richtig einsteigen." supervises and advises new students and prospective students (individual advice and workshops); special advisory services for each phase of the course; JURA band: teachers and students play together; Student Council

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