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Economics, Department

Rechts- und Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Rechts- und Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Schillerstraße 1
D-91054 Erlangen

Uni Erl.-Nürnb./Nürnberg
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On bachelor level the department offers Economic Sciences. On master level the department also offers Business Administration.
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Basic information

Number of master degree students
Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, master's

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International orientation

Outgoing students

Job market- and career-orientation

Master theses in cooperation with work environment
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Share of professors with work experience


Publications per professor
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Third party funds per academic
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Doctorates per professor

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Research reputation
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Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Teacher support
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Support in studies
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Courses offered
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Study organisation
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Transition to Master's studies
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Research orientation
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Support for stays abroad
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Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Integration of research and teaching in all courses, thereby acquiring a broad and well-founded basic training at the beginning of the course with individual profile formation in higher semesters. High level of practical and job market orientation through close cooperation with companies and strong regional networking, strong international orientation, inter-disciplinarity and wide range of options, extensive QM in study courses and teaching (joint further development between lecturers and students), competence development through key qualifications (in modules or areas)

Special features regarding the international orientation

The focus is on English-language courses and stays at renowned partner universities in Europe, Asia and North and Latin America. The number and excellence of international students and teachers are growing continuously. Professors and staff complete programmes for the development of international competencies (teachers' mobility, Admins Go Global, etc.). Internationalisation is enshrined in the department's strategy and supported by the Vice-Dean for international affairs and a separate International Office.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

NMMU Port Elizabeth, Südafrika; Tongji University Shanghai, China; Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, Indien; Higher School of Economics in Moskau, Russland; Lunds Universitet, Schweden; Kwansai Gakuin University, Japan; IAE Aix-en-Provence, Frankreich; Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spanien; Universidad de Chile in Santiago de Chile, Chile; Universidad de Belgrano in Buenos Aires, Argentinien.

Special features regarding the equipment

Computer rooms with the latest PCs, educational software and projectors; language centre with two multimedia laboratories; state-of-the-art media technology in the lecture halls as well as to transfer and record lectures to other lecture halls; platform with recorded Bachelor lectures; seminar rooms with projectors; electronic registration for exams; Studon learning platform, video conference systems.

Support for founders

Students, employees or professors who want to start a company receive comprehensive advice from the start-up office at the contact point wtt. The contact point also helps with matters related to start-up funding and offers support with applications for university-specific funding programmes for founders. Courses in the department prepare students specifically for an entrepreneurial start-up career. The ZOLLHOF as a digital business incubator represents the central hub for digital founders from science and business since the end of 2016.



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(S) = Students' judgements

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(P) = Professors' judgements

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


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