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The university is founded in 2003 through the merger of two universities and is the youngest university in Germany. It is ranked 190 in 2019’s Times Higher Education ranking. There are 11 departments with programs ranging from the humanities and social sciences over economics and business studies all the way to the engineering sciences and natural sciences. By far, most students are enrolled in engineering programs. The university’s motto is “Open-Minded” which refers both to the diversity and research made at the university. The yearly budget covers 483 million EUR and it is also well-known in the international scientific community. Almost 20% of the enrolled students are international students from 130 different countries.
The university has campuses in two cities in North Rhine Westphalia. Which has around 550.000 habitants. One of them has the most important steel production site in Europe and functions as a logistical center of Germany. It’s known for its large harbor on the Rhine river. The site of an old ironworks is now a park with trails and a ropes course.
The other city is known as “the shopping city” and was awarded the European Green Capital in 2017. The Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex has been transformed to house several museums. A heritage trail through the former colliery chronicles the city’s history of coal mining and steel production.
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|Compact Program Information
|Degree Name: Bachelor of Science
Application Fee: 75 EUR
Application Time: All year
Previous German Knowledge: None
Language Preparation Cost: 500 EUR/ Semester
Language Preparation Duration: 2 Semesters
Program Duration: 6 Semesters
The Bachelor’s programme consists of a core programme of 120 credits (4 semesters) and an advanced programme of 60 credits (2 semesters).
The course of studies consists of modules, the subject of which are from the following areas
- computer science
- business informatics
- Key competences
In addition, the course includes a project worth 6 credits and the bachelor thesis worth 12 credits.
In order to support the acquisition of a focused, first degree qualifying for a profession, various specialist specialisations are available for selection in the in-depth study programme one of which must be selected. Depending on the student’s inclination or career aspirations, a more computer science-oriented or more business administration-oriented specialisation can be chosen. On the basis of the chosen specialisation, a further specialisation can then take place in the Master’s programme or a broader knowledge and competence base can be built up by adding more specialist courses.
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