B.Sc. Risiko- & Sicherheitsmanagement
Study programme of Hochschule Fresenius
Are you interested in recognising and dealing with risks in an economically correct way and do you aspire to a professional career in which you can make tomorrow's world a little safer? Then the Bachelor's study programme Risk and Safety Management (B.Sc.) at Fresenius University of Applied Sciences is just right for you! It combines theory with practice and economic, statistical, psychological and sociological topics with current findings from terrorism and security research, white-collar crime and IT security.
You can study the programme B.Sc. Risiko- & Sicherheitsmanagement at the following locations:
Tuition fees: 30,600 EUR (5,100 EUR/semesters)
Grundlagen der Betriebswirtschaftslehre
Mathematische Grundlagen der Modellierung von Risiken
Grundlagen des Risiko- und Sicherheitsmanagements
Grundlagen Informatik und Internet
Rechtliche Grundlagen des Risiko-, Sicherheits- und Katastrophenmanagements
Grundlagen der Entscheidungstheorie
Datenbanken und Informationssysteme
Kooperation, Resilienz und Führung in Krisensituationen
Wirtschaftskriminalität und interne Ermittlungen
International and Intercultural Management
Data Science und Data Analytics
Extremismus- und Radikalisierungsprävention
Wirtschaftsethik und Nachhaltigkeit
Design Thinking zur Risikoidentifikation neuer Geschäftsmodelle
Description of the programme
Security for today and tomorrow: Developments such as digitalisation, globalisation and internationalisation open up many opportunities - but also lead to risks that present companies, authorities and other institutions with ever new challenges. Your study programme will provide you with the knowledge and all the necessary competences to recognise, analyse and manage risks of today and tomorrow
Know-how for your success: You acquire broad knowledge in risk and security management and deal with relevant IT topics, investigation techniques as well as security prevention. You will deal with corporate management and gain deep insights into practice-related areas such as crisis management, design thinking and crisis communication.
Set your focus: Decide for yourself in which direction your studies will take you and choose two of these focus topics in the fourth semester:
- Critical infrastructures and safety engineering
- Disaster management, occupational safety and health
- Crisis management practice project
- Security architecture and CISO reporting
- Trends and case studies in IT security
- Digital programme and project management
Why enrolling in this programme?
The future in sight: After graduation, you will have the know-how and the competence profile to start a successful professional career in numerous industries and fields of activity. For example, you can work as an analyst, consultant in risk management or in the security sector of public authorities. You can start a career as an IT security manager, choose a career in management consultancy or pursue self-employment or freelance work in the security industry.
In addition, you get several opportunities right away to adapt the contents of the study programme to your personal interests and goals.
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.
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Degree: Bachelor of Science
Programme type: full-time
ECTS points: 180
Start of studies: winter semester
Regular period of studies: 6 semesters
15/09/2023 (WS), 15/03/2023 (SS)
German language skills required
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The following documents are required for an application as a German student:
Final school certificate
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Last update of the profile: 08/2022