Bachelor

International Business Administration

  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • 7 Semesters
  • on campus
  • 210 ECTS
  • €590/Month
  • Intake: April 2022
  • Full time
  • Fast track available

Digitalisation, globalisation, social change – today’s companies are facing many challenges. Strengthen your international profile: study business administration and develop innovative solutions and sustainable management concepts for tomorrow.

  • English
  • summer and winter semester
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Your course content
What you will learn

The International Business Administration programme offers you a holistic management education that helps you develop your soft skills. You get to understand economic contexts and know-how, in order to develop innovative and solution-oriented strategies for international companies. As a student, you will embark on a journey with people from different cultures and countries and you will strengthen your international profile.

You also get to choose between:

  • 7 Semester / 3.5-year option (International Experience Track)
  • 6 Semester / 3-year option (Fast Track)

Your career prospects
Our innovative approach that pays off

During your management studies you work on projects with other students from around the globe and solve complex issues together. You learn about your own strengths and develop your communication, team working, intercultural and leadership skills - skills that are needed in the job market.

Choose from the following career paths:

  • Human resource manager
  • Marketing & sales manager
  • Management consultant
  • Management positions in banking and finance
  • And many more...
Your choice
Your choice

Fast Track or International Experience Track

We offer you the opportunity to complete your studies within 3 or 3.5 years, so you can follow your own path. Choose between:

  • International Experience Track | 3.5 years duration (7 semesters): internship/semester abroad (6 months) + internship in the final semester (14 weeks) included
  • Fast Track | 3 years duration (6 semesters): internship in the final semester (14 weeks) included
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It's about you
It's about you

Our study concept

Your studies are divided into 5-week blocks. During this time you focus on one management topic which you get to view from different angles. Thanks to this approach you can learn about real management challenges and strengthen the skills that employers are looking for.

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Your curriculum

7 Semester 210 ECTS
1. Semester

Introduction to Business

  • Principles of Management 5
  • Principles of Economics 5
  • Financial Accounting 5
  • Economics in Depth: Current Business Questions 5
  • Applied Business Mathematics 5
  • Languages I (German or Spanish) 5
2. Semester

Doing Business in the Digital World

  • Marketing Management 5
  • Internal Accounting 5
  • Digital Business: Applied Business Information Systems 5
  • Statistics I 5
  • Digital Business in Depth: Website Creation Project 5
  • Languages II (German or Spanish) 5
3. Semester

People, Processes and Money

  • Organisational Behaviour and Human Resource Management 5
  • Finance and Investment Management 5
  • Service and Quality Management 5
  • Service and Quality Management in Depth: Process Analysis 5
  • Statistics II 5
  • Languages III (German or Spanish) 5
4. Semester

The Dynamic World of Business and Innovation

  • Business Simulation & Dynamics in Business and Society 5
  • Knowledge and Innovation Management 5
  • Business Plan 5
  • Lab Project 5
  • Business Law 5
  • Social Competence 5
5. Semester

Leading and Managing Businesses

  • Strategy and Leadership 5
  • Management Accounting 5
  • Study Project 10
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods 5
  • Career Coaching 5
6. Semester

Qualified for the Business World

  • Academic Methods 3
  • Fast Track: Internship | International Experience Track: Internship or Study Abroad 15
  • Fast Track: Bachelor's Thesis 12
7. Semester

Qualified for the Business World (International Experience Track only)

  • International Experience Track: Internship or Study Abroad 18
  • International Experience Track: Bachelor's Thesis 12

Admission requirements
Our requirements

To submit your application, please provide us with the following:

  • General higher education entrance qualification (Abitur) or university of applied sciences entrance qualification (Fachhochschulreife). If you have not graduated yet, we also accept your last interim certificate.
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport/ID

Please find our English language requirements here:

  • Duolingo 95 Pts
  • TOEFL 87 ibt (direct entry)
  • TOEFL 79 - 86 ibt (with additional agreement)
  • TOEIC 785 (Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150)
  • IELTS (academic) 6.5 average - please see Language Centre guidelines if results differ
  • CAE (grade A, B, or C)
  • CPE (grade A, B or C)
  • FCE (grade A, B or C)
  • Pearson English Test Academic (PTE-A) 59 points

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Fees and Funding
Your tuition fees

Tuition fees

Citizenship | EU/EEA (incl. Switzerland and Western Balkans)

  • International Experience Track (7 semesters) | EUR 590 / month
  • Fast Track (6 semesters) | EUR 750 / month

Citizenship | Non-EU/EEA

  • International Experience Track (7 semesters) | EUR 4500 / semester
  • Fast Track (6 semesters) | EUR 5100 / semester

The monthly/semester tuition fees remain the same for the entire duration of the study programme. An additional enrolment fee of EUR 500 (EU/EEA) / EUR 900 (non-EU/EEA) is to be paid once at the start of the programme.

Funding

Information on financing options & scholarships can be found here.

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Application process and deadlines

We are happy to welcome you to our university. This is our application process:

  1. You submit your online application via the SRH application portal
  2. If you meet the admission requirements, we will invite you to a personal/phone interview
  3. If the interview is successful, you will receive an acceptance letter and the study contract
  4. You sign the study contract and send it back to us
  5. You pay the enrolment fee (all students) and – if you are a non-EU/non-EEA student - the 3-month deposit
  6. You receive your letter of admission
  7. You take part in our Welcome Week and then you are good to go!
Get started now Your path into the future
  • You will take part in a step-by-step learning experience
  • You will study in small teams through practice-oriented tasks
  • You can concentrate on what is important in 5-week blocks
  • You will receive individual support from your lecturers
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