Faculty of Business and Economics
Non-fungible tokens are based on blockchain technology known from cryptocurrencies. NFTs create a ‘proof of authenticity’ for digital works and confirm personal ownership of them, which is what makes it possible to trade virtual images. Twain Stolz, an art historian and economist, is researching the effects of NFTs on the art market.
The Faculty of Business and Economics achieves top positions in the CHE ranking 2023. In the subjects Business Administration and Global Business Management the faculty is ranked in the Top 10 in Germany according to e-fellows.net. The subject Economics also achieves a top position. The ranking of the Centre for Higher Education (CHE) evaluates the study conditions in individual subjects at over 300 universities in Germany.
The Faculty of Business and Economics has made it under the best 14 in Germany in the field of Management in the prestigious Shanghai Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2022. The faculty is also listed among the best 28 in the field of Economics. The ranking compares the research strength of universities based on indicators such as the number and impact of publications.
The Faculty of Business and Economics regularly achieves top positions in WirtschaftsWoche's ranking of the best business faculties. In 2022, the faculty has made it into the Top 10 of Germany's state universities. The ranking compares the research strength of universities based on the number and quality of publications.