Do you dream of an international career in business that brings you together with people from all over the world? Then the bilingual Bachelor's programme International Business (B.A.) with a focus on International Management is made for you. The programme combines business and management knowledge with intensive foreign language training and intercultural skills. Successful completion of the programme will enable you to shape business processes in an international context. By deciding to major in International Management, you are preparing for an international management career from the very beginning.
You can study the programme B.A. International Business – Internationales Management at the following locations:
Description of the programme
Working internationally and interculturally: How do companies secure their competitiveness? How do they bring forward-looking products to the market and attract new target groups? In the Bachelor's programme International Business – Internationales Management (B.A.), you will acquire comprehensive economic know-how and learn to examine business issues from an international perspective. Within the scope of your specialisation, you will deal with common management models, foreign trade, and digital management. On this basis, you will learn to make targeted management decisions and develop design recommendations in and for companies.
International Business up close: At Hochschule Fresenius, theory and practice are closely linked. This begins with our experienced lecturers, who base their course content on concrete practical issues. Things get even more practice-oriented when you work together with a company on a current issue as part of a practical project. Or if you bring your own start-up idea into the world in the fifth semester. Perhaps a practical semester abroad also appeals to you? This is integrated into the seven-semester study programme.
Why enrolling in this programme?
Business-fluent everywhere: Communicate with customers, business partners and colleagues around the globe—this is only possible if your English is business-fluent. That is why our lecturers teach a lot of content in English. Do you also want to be able to communicate in Spanish, French, or Chinese? The bilingual Bachelor's programme in International Business (B.A.) offers you the opportunity to integrate two additional languages into your studies.
Do you want to specialise? Are you interested in an international management career in the sports sector or the media industry? In the fifth semester you can specialise further by choosing a specialisation. In addition to sports marketing and film and video production, we offer many other specialisations from various disciplines.
Career opportunities worldwide: Business know-how, management skills, business-fluent English—with the Bachelor's degree in International Business – Internationales Management (B.A.) you are optimally positioned for a management career around the globe. You will be offered the best entry opportunities in industries and fields of activity such as:
– Management and strategy consultancies;
– International business development;
– Finance and accounting;
– IT industry;
– Consumer goods industry;
– Banking and insurance sector;
– Human resource management.
Accreditations & awards
All study programmes at the Hochschule Fresenius Heidelberg are accredited before they start for the first time and then regularly checked for conformity with the regulations. This ensures that they meet the quality standards of the Accreditation Council Foundation. The accreditation system in Germany provides for higher education institutions to have either individual study programmes (so-called programme accreditation) or the internal quality assurance system of the higher education institution (so-called system accreditation) accredited. The FIBAA (Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation) accreditation of the study programmes of the Hochschule Fresenius Heidelberg guarantees the equivalence of corresponding study and examination achievements as well as degrees and enables student mobility within the scope of German law and the Lisbon Convention. Studying at the Hochschule Fresenius Heidelberg guarantees you a degree that meets all the requirements of the German accreditation system and the quality standards in the European Higher Education Area.