B. Sc. Business Administration (dual) General information

The dual degree programme combines a course of study in business and management with an apprenticeship in a commercial profession.

Students gain a well grounded, broadly based level of expertise which they then utilise and enhance during practise-oriented phases in a company . Students on the dual degree programme will soon become the highly qualified specialists and business leaders of tomorrow due to the close interaction of businesses, vocational training colleges, and university.


Study fact file

•    Modular degree programme

•    The duration of the programme is 3.5 years (practice-oriented phase before commencement of the programme + 6 semesters of study)

•    The practise-oriented phase begins, as a rule, on 01.07 every year / students are then admitted to the programme in the summer semester of the following year

•    Applicants to programme must fulfil the following  entry requirements: General qualification for university entrance or a subject-restricted higher education entrance qualification or an entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences as well as a contract with a cooperating enterprise.  The application to the dual degree programme is made via the cooperating enterprise. Please see the right-hand task bar for a list of our current cooperating enterprises. The Faculty of Business & Management will be pleased to assist potential applicants in finding new cooperating enterprises. If you are interested, then please contact a student advisor (please also see our application and admission section)


For enterprises that wish to become cooperating enterprises, the following prerequisites apply: Enterprise must deliver training leading to the professional qualifications Industrial Business Management Assistant or Office Management Assistant (please also see our application and admission section)


Bachelor of Science Business Administration with180 credit points (ECTS) and a professional vocational qualification (IHK) as an  Industrial Business Management Assistant or an Office Management Assistant.


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