Project Studies

Application Process and Registration Process

You submit your application (one motivation letter per team, CV and examination report) including your preference for a certain topic (see “List of open project studies” at the bottom of this page) or a proposal for a topic to Felix Müller (

For internal projects, we inform you within no more than three days whether you are accepted for a project study at our chair. For project studies in cooperation with external partners, the decision process might take longer and may involve additional interviews.

In addition to topics currently offered by the Full Professorship of Financial Accouting, it is always possible to approach us with your own topic suggestions (preferably in cooperation with a company). The professorship decides whether the topic is acceptable.

 General requirements

  • The project team consists of 2-4 students
  • The project takes 3-6 months depending on whether it is carried out full- or part-time


Type of Assessment

  • Project performance / goal completion
  • Final presentation (20 min presentation, 20 min Q&A)
  • Management summary (if required)


List of open project studies