Applied Natural Sciences, Department

UAS Frankfurt a.M. - Fachbereich 1: Architektur - Bauingenieurwesen - Geomatik

Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Lehreinheit Geomatik
Nibelungenplatz 1
60318 Frankfurt a.M.
Telephone: +49 691 533-0

DEGREE COURSES WITH DETAILS

DEGREE COURSES WITHOUT DETAILS
Further degree courses of the department none  
BASIC INFORMATION
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 42.0 %  
SUPPORT DURING THE STUDY ENTRY PHASE
Total score for support in the study entry phase 10.0 points
INTERNATIONAL ORIENTATION
Outgoing students 0.0 %  
JOB MARKET- AND CAREER-ORIENTATION
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 14.9 %  
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 28.1 %  
Share of professors with work experience no data  
RESEARCH
Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years) 1  

Environmental Engineering

FACTS
Total number of students 570
Number of master degree students
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 59.2 %
Graduations in appropriate time master's 0.0 %
Contact with work environment bachelor 2/11 Points
Contact with work environment master 7/11 Points
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Interdisciplinary programmes

FACTS
Total number of students 50
Number of master degree students
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 0.0 %
Graduations in appropriate time master's 0.0 %
Contact with work environment bachelor 6/11 Points
Contact with work environment master
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FURTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT

Special features regarding teaching
Relevance to real-life practice and application of teaching content and student projects; Organisation of and participation in many excursions, workshops and competitions including the engineering project in Germany and abroad, participation in the international project week in cooperation with 6 partner universities; Per semester experts forums and lecture series at the interface between research and science "Frankfurter Hochhaustage" (Frankfurt High-Rise Days); Close personal contact to the teaching staff, individually focused student supervision in learning/seminar groups; Intensive didactic use and promotion of e-learning.

Special features regarding the international orientation
Support for studies abroad, intensive contacts maintained with 37 partner universities, a postgraduate Master's degree course in Urban Agglomerations is taught entirely in English for the target group of foreign students, with integrated study visit abroad at a global partner university in the portfolio of the department, many international projects, workshops, excursions, scholarship and exchange programmes, e.g. from Hong Kong to Shanghai, Brazil, Eastern Europe. Truly international through students from over 100 countries.

Common partner universities for exchange
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná; Griffith University; Queensland University of Technology; University of Wisconsin Milwaukee; Technical University of Madrid; Polytechnic University of Milan; Istanbul Technical University

Special features regarding the equipment
200 PC workstations in 13 rooms + 25 laptops that can be loaned out; Projectors in all teaching rooms; Free use of software for the students; WiFi network; E-learning portal; 3D plotter; Sun simulation with endoscopes/cameras; Road construction laboratory; Bonding agent/stability investigations; Instruments to photogrammetry and remote sensing; Geodetic survey devices for practice/research for lending; Laboratory for Geo-information; Laboratory for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering: Instruments for soil structure analysis; Water testing laboratory; Laboratory for Industrial Measurement Technology: Laser trackers; Laboratory for Facility Management, stud. workspaces.

Special features regarding research and development
The Frankfurt Research Institute for Architecture / Civil Engineering / Geomatics (FFin) stands for research competence in planning, construction and operation in the Frankfurt Rhine-Main conurbation. The current specialist groups of the FFin are: New mobility | rapid planning | textile lightweight construction | EE land management | municipal policy as e-gaming | Sirene | post-war modernism. With its planning and construction-related disciplines, the FFin demonstrates a special social responsibility for sustainable structural development and the well-being of people in urban and rural areas.

Website with further information on research activities
https://www.frankfurt-university.de/de/hochschule/fachbereich-1-architektur-bauingenieurwesen-geomatik/fors

Other special features
Degree course-specific courses of the foreign language centre; Self-learning centre with work rooms, PC pools, reference library and café; 2 student union campus cafés; Central library and group work rooms: over 217,085 books, over 405 journal subscriptions, more than 53,365 e-Media: Job portal for students and alumni; Doctorate funding, mentor network, families office, child care; Research-oriented children's nursery; accessibility; IT services campus; Campus+: Culture, big band, university choir; Active student participation

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

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(F) = Facts; (S) = Students' opinion; (P) = Professors' opinion
(BT) = Biotechnology; (CE) = Chemical Engineering; (Energy) = Energy Systems; (EnvE) = Environmental Engineering; (PT) = Physical Technology; (I) = very interdisciplinary and thus not classified
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