Industrial Engineering, Department

UAS Frankfurt a.M. - Fachbereich 3 - Wirtschaft und Recht

Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences
Nibelungenplatz 1
60318 Frankfurt am Main
Telephone: +49 69 1533-2301

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DEGREE COURSES WITH DETAILS

DEGREE COURSES WITHOUT DETAILS
Further degree courses of the department  
BASIC INFORMATION
Total number of students 110  
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 39.0 %  
SUPPORT DURING THE STUDY ENTRY PHASE
Score for offers before studies - Score 1/8 points
Score for offers at start of studies 11/14 points
Score for offers in the first year of studies 4/11 points
Total score for support in the study entry phase
COOPERATIVE EDUCATION
Students in cooperative education  
RESULTS OF STUDY
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees not ranked because in the period of observation there were not consistently 10 graduates per year
Graduations in appropriate time master's 67.2 %
INTERNATIONAL ORIENTATION
International orientation
International orientation master's 3/11 Points
JOB MARKET- AND CAREER-ORIENTATION
Contact with work environment bachelor
Contact with work environment master 2/10 Points
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment  
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 88.3 %  
Share of professors with work experience 100.0 %  
STUDENTS' ASSESSMENTS ON UNDERGRADUATE, PRESENCE-LEARNING-COURSES
Teacher support no survey
Support in studies no survey
Courses offered no survey
Study organisation no survey
Exams no survey
Job market preparation no survey
Support during practical semester no survey
Support for stays abroad no survey
Rooms no survey
Library no survey
IT-infrastructure no survey
Laboratories no survey
Overall study situation no survey

FURTHER INFORMATION PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT

Special features regarding teaching
Teaching students to recognise economic theoretical and behavioural models and to analyse, interpret and prepare instruments and methods related to Business Administration and Engineering oriented towards a specific target audience; Expert, methodical, socially competent activity in the local environment; Inter-disciplinary use of solution concepts with regard to practical, economic and technical issues

Special features regarding the international orientation
Annual International Week with more than 30 international guest lectures; Option to include a semester abroad; Contacts to 120 partner universities.

Special features regarding the equipment
Logistics laboratory at HOLM; PC laboratories (ERP); Self Assessment Center; Self-Learning Centre; utilisation of the campus & HOLM.

Special features regarding research and development
The faculty supports the application-oriented research and advisory activities of the professors. Six research institutes are based at the faculty. These institutes form the platform for various research, development and further education activities of the faculty and are also a platform for the exchange with regional industry on the further development of the courses on offer. Latest research findings are presented to interested parties in so-called Brown Bag seminars.

Research topics reflected in teaching
Industrial Engineering: Industry 4.0 / City logistics / air cargo supply chain.

Website with further information on research activities
www.zlmn.de

Support for founders
IFE = Institute of the faculty: Active promotion and networking activities; Industry representatives in start-up-related seminars; Conducts applied research on entrepreneurship; Regular start-up-related events with cooperation partners; Contact point in terms of content with respect to EXIST scholarships; Organisation and content-based support of start-up/ideas competitions, IFE Founders Award, AppliedIdea ideas competition; Free consulting for university members (students, teachers, staff) planning a start-up with the involvement of the cooperation partner Wirtschaftspaten, an association.

Characteristics of assistance to differently abled persons
The gradual implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities is a key part of the university policy of the FRA UAS and is actively supported by the department through the participation of the Office for Student Affairs and interested professors in the expert group "Study and Disability". Leaflet for students about equalisation of disadvantages measures (especially extensions for exams). Together with the Disabilities Representative individual solutions are worked out in individual cases, such as individual tutorials for hearing-impaired students. Psychosocial support is available.

Characteristics of diversity advancement
Some regulations to ensure that the sexes are represented on bodies (primarily appointment committees) appropriately; Commitment to gender equitable behaviour in lectures and meetings; Promotion of lifelong learning; Support for "Family-Friendly University" activities; Large proportion of students with foreign roots. Research-oriented children's facility on the campus, including emergency care. Joint research projects with gFFZ. Promotion of female students through awards and scholarships. Gender-specific research, e.g. on negotiation skills.

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Last update 2017: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.

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