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Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department

Fachbereich 2: Ingenieurwissenschaften - Technik und Leben

Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin

Fachbereich 2: Ingenieurwissenschaften - Technik und Leben
Studiengang Bauingenieurwesen
Wilhelminenhofstrasse 75A
D-12459 Berlin
Telephone: +49 30 5019-2121

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Basic information

Teaching staff at the department


Percentage of teaching by practitioners


Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's


Teaching in core subjects

  • Basics (e.g., maths): 30.8%
  • Construction Engineering: 30.8%
  • Water Management: 7.7%
  • Ressource Management: 0%
  • Transport Systems, Urban and Regional planning: 7.7%
  • Construction Management: 15.4%
  • Other fields: 7.7%

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

8/14 points

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment


Master theses in cooperation with work environment


Professors with own engineering company



Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years)

no data

Third party funds per professor

13,200 €

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

Mathematics learning centre for beginning students; Mentoring programme (supervision of beginning students by the departmental student body + students from later semesters)

Special features regarding the international orientation

Multi-institutional student projects (cement canoe regatta); Macro project ‘Motorsport’; Cooperation with the Moscow State University of Civil Engineering (MGSU); Participation in international programmes of the DAAD and the EU (exchanges for students and lecturers)

Special features regarding the equipment

Modern, well-equipped laboratories: Testing facility approved by the building authorities, glass laboratory, water laboratory, Geo-Engineering laboratory, building material laboratory, structural diagnostic laboratory, building physics laboratory, surveying laboratory, several PC labs. As FB2 has medium-term investment planning, the laboratories are always up-to-date and innovative.

Special features regarding research and development

Teaching staff in the faculty attach great importance to the ideas of research-based teaching and teaching-based research. They provide a good example of this. FB2 supports the overarching aims of the HTW: ‘Gaining profile – strengthening research’. FB2 strives to significantly increase its ability to perform and innovate in terms of research & development and strives to significantly increase research activities in the medium to long term, in particular with regard to the amount of third-party funds raised. Promotion of interdisciplinary research projects.

Support for founders

Coordinated and implemented throughout the university. In this regard, see: Faculty 2 offers a special AWE format for networking and implementation with companies and students. In this regard, see:

Further information on research activities

Further information about study entry phase

Information on access restrictions

Civil Engineering


Total number of students at the department


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





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(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

CE = Civil Engineering


Value in percent

Value in points


Thousand Euro

Last Update 2022: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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