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Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department

Fachbereich Campus Minden

Fachhochschule Bielefeld

Fachbereich Campus Minden
Artilleriestraße 9
D-32427 Minden
Telephone: +49 571 838-50
https://www.fh-bielefeld.de/minden

FH Bielefeld/Minden
Department on the internet
Online application
Student body

Basic information

Teaching staff at the department
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Percentage of teaching by practitioners
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Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education
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Extent of interlinking
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Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
7/14 points

Group 2

International orientation

Outgoing students
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Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
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Master theses in cooperation with work environment
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Share of professors with work experience
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Professors with own engineering company
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Research

Third party funds per professor
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Degree courses without details

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

Special features regarding teaching

Project Management in Construction prepares students for project management tasks in larger construction projects with a high level of complexity. The department is internationally oriented. There are annual workshops held on urban and architectural topics in Amsterdam, Istanbul and Berlin in collaboration with the Hogeschool van Amsterdam and the Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts Istanbul. In addition, the department organises interdisciplinary exhibitions, subject-related discussions and conferences at the Minden Campus. Excursions are organised for students and they have the opportunity to participate in exhibitions.

Special features regarding the international orientation

The partnerships with the Hogeschool van Amsterdam and the Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts Istanbul are very well-received by the students. At the Minden Campus, there are regular informational events for students about "Work placements and studies abroad" by the Foreign Students Office. The International Office in Bielefeld is open to all students for guidance on short visits, work placements and foreign programmes. Information is provided online at: http://www.fh-bielefeld.de/internationales

Special features regarding the equipment

Laboratory for Soil Mechanics; Laboratory for Building Materials Testing and Building Materials Technology; Laboratory for Hydromechanics and Hydraulic Engineering; Laboratory for Structural Engineering; Laboratory for Water Quality and Waste Management; Laboratory for Construction Surveys; Model making workshop with modern equipment for the construction of models in accordance with qualified instruction; The Laboratory for Architecture and Project Management (LAP) offers the possibility of computer-aided visualisation and AutoCAD 2010 on 18 computers and 2 large format printers. The intelligent new building on campus is a laboratory. Students can programme the controls themselves.

Special features regarding research and development

The Minden Campus department mainly works in application-oriented Research and Development. The research focuses offered are: Construction design for disabled and elderly residents, smart building technologies, intelligent energy networks and innovation management. The new building of the Minden Campus has a geothermal system and building automation. It is the second university building in Germany that meets the requirements of Energy Efficiency Class A thanks to intelligent, computer-aided building technology. The new building is used for research.

Other special features

Our students value the small size of the green campus, the personal atmosphere and the individual guidance offered by professors, assistant professors and staff. The department offers excellently equipped laboratories and modern, well-equipped rooms with modern IT in a fully renovated old artillery barracks.

Further information on research activities

Civil Engineering

Facts

Total number of students
550
Number of master degree students
60
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
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Graduations in appropriate time, master's
81.8%

Group 1

Contact with work environment, bachelor's
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Contact with work environment, master's
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International orientation, bachelor's
2/9 points

Group 2

International orientation, master's
no data
Not specified

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
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Support in studies
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Courses offered
2.9

Group 3

Study organisation
1.9

Group 2

Exams
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Excursions
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Job market preparation
3.1

Group 3

Support during practical semester
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Support for stays abroad
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Rooms
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IT-infrastructure
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Overall study situation
2.9

Group 3

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Groups

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Group 2

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Group 3

bottom group
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Acronyms

(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

CE = Civil Engineering

Last Update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education