Entrepreneurship and Economic Education
We teach and research in the fields of Entrepreneurship and Economic Education with a focus on Entrepreneurship Education and theories of Complex Systems.
In addition to the formation of selected economic content, the Chair of Entrepreneurship and Economic Education also focuses on didactic introductions to bring the subject areas of economics closer to prospective teachers.
Chair organizes Paper Development Workshop of DEGÖB
The Chair of Entrepreneurship and Economic Education was represented again this year at the DEGÖB Paper Development Workshop.
Teaching award for the professorship
The Chair of Entrepreneurship and Economic Education receives the teaching award in WiSe 19/20 in the category 50-200 students.
"Coding School" combines economics with technology
TU Dortmund University promotes entrepreneurial spirit and data literacy among school students
TU Dortmund University awarded
Finally we are "Exzellenz Start-up Center Dortmund, Westfälisches Ruhrgebiet & Südwestfalen"
Review: Annual Conference of the German Society for Economic Education (DEGÖB)
The annual conference of the German Society for Economic Education was successfully hosted by the Chair of Entrepreneurship and Economic Education of…
Our project "Stream UP" was recommended for funding!
"Stream UP" combines the experience of small and medium-sized companies with the innovative concepts of start-ups from the field of mobility.
New Years Symposium 2016
Lecture Hall 1 in the seminar room building of TU Dortmund University was filled to capacity on Wednesday evening: At the "New Year's Symposium of…
New Year's Symposium 2015
After Univ. Prof. Dr. Andreas Liening, Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences, was able to win former Chancellor Gerhard Schröder as a…
New Year's Symposium 2012
In 2012, Prof. Andreas Liening was able to secure the former Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, Mr. Gerhard Schröder, as a guest speaker…
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Location & approach
The campus of TU Dortmund University is located close to interstate junction Dortmund West, where the Sauerlandlinie A 45 (Frankfurt-Dortmund) crosses the Ruhrschnellweg B 1 / A 40. The best interstate exit to take from A 45 is "Dortmund-Eichlinghofen" (closer to Campus Süd), and from B 1 / A 40 "Dortmund-Dorstfeld" (closer to Campus Nord). Signs for the university are located at both exits. Also, there is a new exit before you pass over the B 1-bridge leading into Dortmund.
To get from Campus North to Campus South by car, there is the connection via Vogelpothsweg/Baroper Straße. We recommend you leave your car on one of the parking lots at Campus North and use the H-Bahn (suspended monorail system), which conveniently connects the two campuses.
TU Dortmund University has its own train station ("Dortmund Universität"). From there, suburban trains (S-Bahn) leave for Dortmund main station ("Dortmund Hauptbahnhof") and Düsseldorf main station via the "Düsseldorf Airport Train Station" (take S-Bahn number 1, which leaves every 20 or 30 minutes). The university is easily reached from Bochum, Essen, Mülheim an der Ruhr and Duisburg.
You can also take the bus or subway train from Dortmund city to the university: From Dortmund main station, you can take any train bound for the Station "Stadtgarten", usually lines U41, U45, U 47 and U49. At "Stadtgarten" you switch trains and get on line U42 towards "Hombruch". Look out for the Station "An der Palmweide". From the bus stop just across the road, busses bound for TU Dortmund University leave every ten minutes (445, 447 and 462). Another option is to take the subway routes U41, U45, U47 and U49 from Dortmund main station to the stop "Dortmund Kampstraße". From there, take U43 or U44 to the stop "Dortmund Wittener Straße". Switch to bus line 447 and get off at "Dortmund Universität S".
The H-Bahn is one of the hallmarks of TU Dortmund University. There are two stations on Campus Nord. One ("Dortmund Universität S") is directly located at the suburban train stop, which connects the university directly with the city of Dortmund and the rest of the Ruhr Area. Also from this station, there are connections to the "Technologiepark" and (via Campus Süd) Eichlinghofen. The other station is located at the dining hall at Campus Nord and offers a direct connection to Campus Süd every five minutes.
The AirportExpress is a fast and convenient means of transport from Dortmund Airport (DTM) to Dortmund Central Station, taking you there in little more than 20 minutes. From Dortmund Central Station, you can continue to the university campus by interurban railway (S-Bahn). A larger range of international flight connections is offered at Düsseldorf Airport (DUS), which is about 60 kilometres away and can be directly reached by S-Bahn from the university station.
The facilities of TU Dortmund University are spread over two campuses, the larger Campus North and the smaller Campus South. Additionally, some areas of the university are located in the adjacent "Technologiepark".
Street navigation from and to the TU Dortmund University:
The document and the graphic represent the motorways and federal highways around the TU Dortmund University in a very simplified way:
This interactive map helps you find and navigate between facilities and buildings on campus:
This document contains a simple campus map in German and English: