Brandenburg University of Technology

Brandenburg University of Technology (BTU Brandenburgische Technische Universität Cottbus-Senftenberg) is one of 106 universities included in U-Multirank for Germany. Brandenburg University of Technology is a midsize public university located in Cottbus with 6771 students enrolled (2019 data or latest available). It was founded in 2013. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the Brandenburg University of Technology is a comprehensive institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. The Brandenburg University of Technology graduation rate is 49,86 for bachelors (D score) and 80,27 for masters (B score). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the Brandenburg University of Technology is strongest in Research. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 10 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

Brandenburg University of Technology
Platz der Deutschen Einheit 1
03046 Cottbus
Germany

http://www.b-tu.de

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Compare Brandenburg University of Technology to other universities

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Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
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Student-staff ratio

21.33

C

187.54

5.26

Graduating on time (bachelors)

36.9

%
D

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

0

100

Academic staff with doctorates

0

100

Contact with work environment (bachelors)

7

/9
A

0

9

Contact with work environment (masters)

0

9

Gender balance

2.23

0.01

Teaching & Learning (Students’ views)
Score
Grade
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Overall learning experience

6

1

Quality of courses & teaching

6

1

Organisation of program

6

1

Contact with teachers

6

1

Inclusion of work/practical experience

6

1

Library facilities

6

1

IT provision

6

1

Digital teaching

6

1

Room facilities

6

1

Research
Score
Grade
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External research income

4.95

C

0

186.57

Doctorate productivity

0.04

D

0

3.21

Research publications (absolute numbers)

6

D

0

1,421

Citation rate

Top cited publications

Interdisciplinary publications

Research orientation of teaching

6

1

Open Access Publications

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
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Income from private sources

0

100

BA theses in cooperation with private organisations

MA theses in cooperation with private organisations

International Orientation
Score
Grade
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International orientation of bachelor programmes

5

/15
B

0

15

International orientation of master programmes

0

15

Opportunities to study abroad

6

1

International doctorate degrees

0

100

International joint publications

International research grants

0

100

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
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Student internships in the region

0

100

Regional joint publications

Income from regional sources

General
Score
Grade
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Academic staff (fte)

8

Total number of students in field (major)

192

Percentage of female students

48

%
Additional information
Score
Grade
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Profile in teaching & learning

Die Veranstaltungen finden in kleinen Gruppen statt, was einen sehr engen Kontakt mit den Professoren und Dozenten ermöglicht. Zur Unterstützung wird ein Tutorenprogramm (von Studierenden für Studierende) angeboten. Regelmäßig kommen Praktiker als Gast...

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Profile in research

Laufende Forschungsprojekte befassen sich u.a. mit dem Strukturwandel in der Region. Die regional angesiedelten Forschungsprojekte haben eine enge Einbindung in Module und ermöglichen so Studierenden sich aktiv zu beteiligen, bzw. sie erleben direkt, w...

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