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Commercial / Business Law, Department

Fachbereich 3 - Wirtschaft und Recht

Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences

Fachbereich 3 - Wirtschaft und Recht
Fachbereich 3: Wirtschaft und Recht
Nibelungenplatz 1
D-60318 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone: +49 69 1533-2947

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Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Oriented towards practice and problem solving to enable graduates to cope with the professional challenges of the decades ahead; Current topics such as climate change, labour change or political change; Interdisciplinary work in small groups; Direct contact to the teaching staff; Teaching has a high degree of practical relevance to companies as well as focusing on exciting practical case projects; Strong networking in the FrankfurtRheinMain economic region.

Special features regarding the international orientation

An education for the international and national labour market. Research on an international level. Close contact and collaboration with over 180 renowned universities worldwide. High degree of exchange mobility with over 160 incoming and outgoing students. Qualified foreign languages courses. Broad support for joint study programmes and for exchanges by students, teaching staff and researchers.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

Konkuk University, Korea; Sungkyunkwan University, Korea; Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Finnland; University of Valencia, Spanien; Ewha Womans University, Korea; Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences, Niederlande; Malmö University, Schweden; Istanbul Aydin University, Türkei; Eötvös Loránd University, Ungarn; University Kebangsan Malaysia, Malaysia;

Special features regarding the equipment

Mobile access for teaching staff and students to the legal databases juris and beck-online as well as e-books; All classrooms are equipped with modern multimedia PC and projector systems, university-wide internet access, PC work rooms, laptops for students to rent, independent-study centre.

Special features regarding research activities

Focus on logistics, mobility, artificial intelligence, legal tech; "Logistics and Mobility" Doctoral Centre; Current research projects e.g. on “Digital Test Field Air Freight” (with Fraunhofer IML), Machine Economy, Drones in Logistics, Recording and Forecasting of Parking Searches (start2park), Last Mile Tram for Logistics by Tram, Use of Autonomous Minibuses in Rural Areas, Clustering of Automotive Mobility Flows Through Machine Learning, Thinking Leadership beyond Boundaries, Research Learning, Smart Contracts, Visibility of Innovative Female Company Founders

Support for founders

The Institute for Entrepreneurship (IFE) brings together activities in the field of entrepreneurship and business development. For example, there is a start-up advisory service and an annual start-up competition, which also promotes networking among business founders. The topic of business development and SME research is also academically supported. The IFE is also the point of contact for exit grants and conducts start-up and idea competitions. The IFE Founders' Prize and the AppliedIdea ideas competition reward innovative business concepts and ideas.

Other special features

In addition to practical relevance, social responsibility, an interdisciplinary approach and digitalisation, diversity and sustainability are central, strategic and university-wide guidelines in the management of the university as well as in the design and further development of degree courses. This is also reflected in the establishment of departments for Diversity and Sustainability and, for example, in the establishment of the MBA Leadership, which teaches modern leadership skills such as self-reflection, agility and negotiation techniques, as well as the Institute of Mixed Leadership in the Faculty of Economics and Law.

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Last Update 2023: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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