Business Administration

Students enrolled in the integrated work-study programmes Business Administration (6 semesters), Business Administration & Intercultural Skills (7 semesters) or Business Administration for international students* (8 semesters) gain general knowledge of the management of companies. They also specialise in one of the following areas: 

  • Hotel and Tourism Management
  • Food, Beverage and Culinary Management
  • Event, Trade Fair and Congress Management
  • Marketing & Digital Media
  • Sports Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Financial Services
  • Human Resources
  • Taxation and Auditing
  • Health Care Management
  • Real Estate Management
  • Digital Solutions Management

Students enrolled in the 7-semester programme additionally train in intercultural skills, which are needed in international businesses, and focus on either English or Spanish speaking countries.

Degree
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)*
* IHK (German Chamber of Industry and Commerce) examination possible under certain conditions.

Business Administration
Starting date
1st of October
Duration
6 semesters
Credit Points (ECTS)
180
Study Centres
Berlin, Bochum, Cologne, Darmstadt, Erfurt, Hamburg, Heidelberg, Kassel, Leipzig, Munich, Nuremberg

Business Administration w/ Intercultural Skills
Starting date
1st of April
Duration
7 semesters
Credit Points (ECTS)
210
Study Centres
Berlin, Bochum, Cologne, Darmstadt, Erfurt, Hamburg, Heidelberg, Leipzig, Munich, Nuremberg

Business Administration for international students*
Starting date
1st of October
Duration
8 semesters
Credit Points (ECTS)
240
Study Centres
1st + 2nd semester: Heidelberg From 3rd semester onwards: at all iba study centres

*in preparation; scheduled implementation: 1st of October 2020

Students can work at partner companies like hotels, marketing agencies, sports clubs, insurance companies, real estate brokers and many more

Tuition fees:
580,– € per month. There are no additional enrolment or examination fees. The partner company usually covers the tuition fees and may pay an additional salary to the student.