Department of Business and Economics

The Department of Business and Economics at the HWR Berlin offers numerous degree programs spanning a wide range of specializations in 11 bachelor's and 13 master's programs.

At our department, more than 90 professors, around 400 lecturers, and over 80 research staff members are involved in teaching and research. Approximately 30 employees in technology and administration support educators and nearly 5,000 students in various aspects related to studying, teaching, and research.

We offer attractive bachelor's and master's programs for a practical, academic study in the field of economics with innovative and digital course content, as well as close collaboration with over 500 cooperating companies. Our department offers the following features:

  • Diverse research activities that enrich our teaching.
  • International orientation with approximately 200 partner universities abroad.
  • English-language instruction in many programs.
  • Focus on themes such as digitization, entrepreneurship, sustainability, gender, and diversity.

Many of our degree programs are available in English – an ideal stepping-stone into an international work environment – with an internationally recognized Bachelor’s or Master’s degree.

Economics in profile