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Fachbereich 3: Wirtschafts- und Rechtswissenschaften

Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin

Fachbereich 3: Wirtschafts- und Rechtswissenschaften
Treskowallee 8
D-10318 Berlin
Telephone: +49 30 5019-0

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Total number of students at the department


Number of master degree students (w/o teacher qualification)


Percentage of teaching by practitioners


Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's


Job market- and career-orientation

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Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Teaching staff with experience in practice; high proportion of practice-oriented events; Participation in moot court competitions; Excursions; International Summer School in Vietnam, numerous collaborations with renowned universities; Lecture series and additional practical seminars; Expert conferences open to students; Use of innovative teaching concepts and case studies. As the first university of applied sciences, HTW Berlin University of Applied Sciences has acquired a campus license for the Jurafuchs law app; The app is used for learning support and repetition of knowledge already acquired.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Supporting semesters abroad with up to 60 CP (including mobility semesters); Compulsory foreign language training; Collaboration with numerous international universities of applied sciences/universities (founding member in 2 consortia of international universities of applied sciences/universities), founding university of GIU AS, Egypt; Double degree programmes; Degree courses taught in English; Approx. 45% international students (a total of 30% from other EU countries); Plus approx. 100 Erasmus students per semester; Regular participation in 2 international moot court competitions, Spring School in Vietnam, International Law Week Finland, International Law Game, Internationalisation at Home.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

Texas A&M International University, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros (CUNEF), University of Applied Sciences Utrecht, Chung-Ang University, Université Montpellier, Glasgow Caledonian University, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology (Taiwan Tech), Munster Technological University (MTU), Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Hellenic Mediterranean University, Kookmin University, Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences, Universidad del Norte,

Special features regarding the equipment

SPSS labs, Business Informatics labs, simulation games labs (TOPSIM Gold Partnership), generally high standard of technical equipment in the teaching rooms; Provision of online databases and software (Ebsco, Eviews, Haufe Steuer Office edition for law/tax consulting firms, Macrobond, Panopto); Bloomberg terminals; DATEV licence (specialisation: Business Taxation), courses on SAP applications, studio for video recordings for teaching purposes (results provided via moodle), including professional hardware, including advice on training regarding the use of these services.

Support for founders

Own start-up centre of excellence of the university to advise and assist the numerous start-ups, with general start-up advice and start-up-lab programme. In addition, cooperation with student management consulting; Specialisation option SMEs and Entrepreneurship (e.g. with courses on business plan development, business model development and lean start-up topics), participation in the project BENHU for university-wide development of approaches to enshrine entrepreneurial mindsets and tools in teaching that go beyond said specialisation.

Other special features

Networking (alumni/public sector), including industry contacts for students, promotion of student management consulting Berliner Campus Projekt and publication of final theses, affiliated institutes for industry contacts, German Prize for Business Communication, Prize of the Sino-German Institute, German Scholarships, advisory boards with industry experts, editorial-advisory boards for publication series, Career Service events, mentor programme, interdisciplinary lecture series, Banking Day, participation in Germany-wide tenders.

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