Jade University currently trains 7,500 students with 180 professors. The University of Applied Sciences is very active in the research and development of future solutions in the fields of energy, design, materials and construction …

3 main aspects are at the center of the projects of the university:

  • Promotion of a process-oriented mode of operation in the building industry as a condition of success for the application of the BIM method
  • Identification of human factors hindering an application and Successful diffusion of BIM
  • Didactics to improve BIM training and develop BIM specific study paths The BIM projects developed are, for example, the Volkswagen company building in Braunschweig or a commercial office with shops, restaurants and parking in Ingolstadt. The aim of these projects, showing the effectiveness of the BIM process in building construction in Germany, is to catch up with European countries such as Great Britain or the Scandinavian countries.