Otto von Guericke University
Otto von Guericke The University of Magdeburg has a different profile. This engineering aims to create a lean and sharp defined structure with the main focus of expertise in traditional areas, natural sciences and medicine. At the same time information and economics as a discipline required for a modern university in the age of information and management and social sciences and humanities views. Otto von Guericke University plays a major role in raising the standard of education and scholarship through teaching and research. As the man from whom we take our name, We owe Otto von Guericke. His name represented:
- the application of scientific methods,
- innovation and search for new information, and
- the assumption of social responsibility for present and future generations.
Profile – despite the concept of “university”, Otto von Guericke Magdeburg University still sees it as having a different profile. This engineering aims to create a lean and sharp defined structure with the main focus of expertise in traditional areas, natural sciences and medicine. At the same time information and economics as a discipline required for a modern university in the age of information and management and social sciences and humanities views.
A bridge mission between East and West Europe The University’s mission is to contribute to the establishment of a comprehensive internationalization of education and research, as well as of close cultural relations.
Society – Otto von Guericke University is an open-minded staff and student community, trust, tolerance and cooperation. It aims to create a productive environment that promotes health and success.opportunities and opportunities for women and men, and reconciliation of staff equity studies, careers and family life are important obligations for us.
Teaching – when it comes to teaching, we are fully aware of our responsibility to our students. We aim to provide a very high standard of scientific education based on the latest research developments. We have the ability to think critically, aim to encourage creative individuals, solve problems, work in teams and have a sense of responsibility.
Our degrees are aimed at students in the business world, although we attach more importance to specific business-related skills than to general business skills. We encourage learning a range of lifelong services and advanced training programs.
Research – We are highly proud of our research quality and level of scientific and social relevance. Our research methods consider the ethical implications of their possible social and environmental consequences and they give a high priority.
We consider the integration of research and teaching and academic freedom to be fundamental principles.We attach great importance to achieving high performance values in the University’s distinctive profile forming fields. We especially promote interdisciplinary and international projects.
society – Otto von Guericke University has a financing and right to self-regulation from its self-governed self-government budget that is well-functioning. Our brief community interests are to work and to inform the public to our activities. The university should make a critical approach to contemporary developments and publicize these critical views.
We are conscious of the contribution of every member of the University to the public image of the business and behavior of the University.
Schools / Colleges / Departments / Courses / Faculties
- Mechanical engineering
- Process & Systems Engineer
- Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
- Computer science
- Natural Sciences
- Humanities, Social science & Education
- Economics and Management