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Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department

Fachbereich Ingenieurwissenschaften

Hochschule Nordhausen

Fachbereich Ingenieurwissenschaften
Weinberghof 4
D-99734 Nordhausen
Telephone: +49 3631 420-401

HS Nordhausen
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Basic information

Teaching staff at the department
Percentage of teaching by practitioners

Teaching staff in core subjects

Basics (e.g. maths): 30%
Construction Engineering: 30%
Water Management: 20%
Ressource Management: 20%
Transport Systems, Urban and Regional planning: 0%
Construction Management: 0%
Other fields: 0%

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education
no data
Extent of interlinking
no data

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
7 points

International orientation

Outgoing students
no data

Job market- and career-orientation

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


Third party funds per professor

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Concentration on the link between Process Engineering and Environmental Engineering.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Contacts with international higher education institutions; Semester abroad, work placements abroad.

Special features regarding the equipment

Technical centre with some pilot-scale apparatus; Wide range of laboratories with modern equipment.

Special features regarding research and development

Strong research university in Thuringia; Concentration on Recycling and Biological Process Engineering

Support for founders

Mandatory elective course: Business start-ups and the law

Other special features

The only German university of applied sciences to offer comprehensive training in mechanical, biological, chemical and thermal process engineering with a special focus on recycling processes; Very practice-oriented with numerous practicals and excursions

Environmental Civil Engineering


Total number of students
Number of master degree students
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
Graduations in appropriate time, master's
no data
Contact with work environment, bachelor's
7/12 points
Contact with work environment, master's
7/12 points
International orientation, bachelor's
3/9 points
International orientation, master's
2/9 points
top group
middle group
bottom group
not specified
(S) = Students' judgements
(F) = Facts
(P) = Professors' judgements
EnvCE = Environmental Civil Engineering
Last Update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education