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Finance

News

11/03/2022

Joint Finance Seminar (JFS) enters sixth round

We are pleased to announce the program for the sixth round of our virtual seminar series.

09/23/2022

Conference presentation VfS & EntFin 2022

The paper "Does Corporate Culture Influence IPO Pricing?" by Dr. Gerrit Köchling, Dr. Daniel Neukirchen, Prof. Dr. Nikolaus Posch and Prof. Dr.…

09/13/2022

Financial Econometrics WiSe 2022/23

Guest Lectures - Uniper SE

01/24/2022

Write your master thesis about topics related to cryptocurrency markets

The Chair of Finance offers master thesis topics related to cryptocurrency markets.

12/10/2021

Publication in Lecture Notes in Computer Science

"How to Trust Generative Probabilistic Models for Time-Series Data?" has been published in Lecture Notes in Computer Science.

10/01/2021

Publication in Sustainability

"Are Sustainable Companies More Likely to Default? Evidence from the Dynamics between Credit and ESG Ratings" has been published in Sustainability

09/13/2021

Publication in Sustainability

Our recent paper "ESG Ratings and Stock Performance during the COVID-19 Crisis" has been published in Sustainability

09/13/2021

Winter term 21/22

Information for the upcoming winter semester

04/26/2021

Publication in Finance Research Letters

Our recent paper "Firm efficiency and stock returns during the COVID-19 crisis" has been published in Finance Research Letters

04/12/2021

Summer term 2021

Information for the summer semester

01/14/2021

Publication in the Journal of Asset Management

Our recent paper "Managerial behavior in fund tournaments—the impact of TrueSkill" has been published in the Journal of Asset Management

01/14/2021

Publication in Finance Research Letters

Our recent paper "Trust and stock market volatility during the COVID-19 crisis" has been published in Finance Research Letters

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:

OpenStreetMap Routing Machine

The document and the graphic represent the motorways and federal highways around the TU Dortmund University in a very simplified way:

Environment map (PDF)

Environment map (graphic)

This interactive map helps you find and navigate between facilities and buildings on campus:

Interactive campus map

This document contains a simple campus map in German and English:

Campus map (PDF)