B.A. in Business Administration - International Management: a course of study for those who like think deeper

The B.A. in Business Administration – International Management and Intercultural Competences has its main focus on subjects in applied business economics with regard to international activity in a company. The course of study prepares students for a management career in internationally operating or internationally oriented companies, regardless of their sector. You will be qualified as an expert in international business, a profession which is much in demand.

ISW Business School Freiburg, as part of its Quality Management system, is committed to teaching students specialist knowledge, methodology, social competencies, and the ability to transfer this knowledge to a professional environment.

Business Administration : Start your international career now!

The Project Competence course of study at the Steinbeis-Transfer Institut ISW Business School Freiburg has a consistent practical focus and provides a solid educational grounding. You will be prepared for all the requirements needed in a quickly changing, internationally networked business sector. The specialist course International Management and Intercultural Competences is a further consolidation of the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Business Administration course of study.

International Management and Intercultural Competences

The course of study is in English. Spanish or French may be chosen optionally. Key qualifications such as IT, Project and Process Management as well as Rhetoric and Communication complete the specific course contents.

A special feature of the three-year course of study is an internship semester in the second and third year of study. These internships are, wherever possible, to take place in a foreign country.

Course of study

The course of study usually takes place over six semesters, and the language of instruction is English. In the first semester, key elements and a broader understanding of the subject, also in relation to specific fields within which future managers will operate, are the focal point. Following on from this are the basic modules and the electives.

The Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration is a state-recognised qualification which is additionally accredited by the FIBAA.

Career Opportunities

The course of study gives you the best possible start in your professional career. This market is becoming increasingly important, especially in “International Management and Intercultural Competences”, and job opportunities in this field are growing globally. Headhunters are increasingly focusing on graduates of international business who have specialist knowledge of International Management and Intercultural Competences. Your project work within the setting of your internship semesters will additionally increase your opportunities for employment, regardless of the business sector.

B.A. in Business Administration – International Management and Intercultural Competences: a course of study for those who like think deeper.


University Entrance Qualification or equivalent qualification. For questions please contact the admissions office.

The following documents are required for registration:

  • School leaving certificate / diploma
  • If applicable, proof of vocational training or professional experience
  • Curriculum vitae
  • 1 photograph
  • Explanation of motives for studying
Program taught in:
  • English
This course is Campus based
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6 semesters
24,200 EUR
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