University description (as per official university website)
The West Coast College was founded at the initiative of entrepreneurs and politicians of the region 1993rd She took first in rented rooms in their operation, allowing early as 1997 the first graduates to be adopted.
In 2000, then finally the new university building in the east of Heath finished. 2008 there were nearly 400 freshmen, so that at the FHW are already about 1,100 students enrolled.
With the changeover to the new degrees "Bachelor" and "Master" was started in 2004, the BSE was the first university in Schleswig-Holstein, which had completed the Bologna Process. Same time, the internationalization of the FHW was driven forward, so that the
The pregnancy lasted long. Under the leadership of the CCI to Flensburg in 1985 called for the relevant economic forces of the northern districts of Friesland and Dithmarschen in the "West Coast Paper," a branch of the FH Flensburg for the West Coast. The circle Dithmarschen declared 1987 the FH-establishing a strategic development objective and the district administrator Hans-Jakob Tiessen negotiated with the Dean of the University of Applied Sciences Flensburg on the establishment of a branch. On 4 Jan. 1988 Prof. Dr. Hans Mueller then presented by the Haegen (FH Flensburg), a concept for a university location Heath / West Coast before and 18 Jan. 1989 the Senate of the University of Applied Sciences Flensburg, a higher education development plan, which envisaged the establishment of a branch office in Heath. The then Prime Minister Björn Engholm said at the inauguration of the ICC's new premises in 1990 in Flensburg from the "delicate plant office in Heath," which must be displayed at "solidarity behavior of the three East Coast colleges. The City of Heath decided to provide for the establishment of a FH a conveniently located, large enough site in the east to Heide's available. On 11 September Finally, in 1991 the government decided in the country's higher education plan:
"The State Government will establish ... a FH on the west coast, with the ultimate goal of 1,000 university places." "... Gives the government the heath site preference." "... In the first phase of expansion will be built 500 students." For the FH was finally born. Now came the childhood.
On 19 May 1992, Secretary of State Dr. Peter Kreye mountain heath in the constituent meeting of the steering committee of external experts and members of the FH Flensburg. In Nov. 1992 a tender for the first four professors in "Die Zeit" was published. On 20 September In 1993 it was done: for the first year of studies with 66 beginners in business administration, electrical engineering and mechanical engineering.
The FHW began operating in temporary buildings in the Rungholtstraße and September 2000 she moved to the new buildings in the Fritz-ring Thiedemann 20th Since then, the FHW thrives. Although the machine had to move on to Flensburg in 2002, the Administration, because after a review of all universities in the country, many studies have been merged, but they were created in Heide promising new programs. There were management and technology, international tourism management and economics and law. Also presented at the BSE was the first university in the country to Bachelor and Master. Today rankings show how the "TIME", that the BSE is one of the best universities in the country. As before, the FH a young university, which always hope to find solutions and new ways will never quite grown up.
ourses at the School of Economics
Courses with the degree Bachelor:
Trials with the business model of educational backgrounds Bank
International Tourism Management
Business and Law
Electrical Engineering / Information Technology
Management and Technology
Courses with the degree of Master:
International Tourism Management
Business and Law for Europe