Economic thinking for the entrepreneurs of tomorrow
As a manager of tomorrow, entrepreneurial thinking and action are your most valuable tools. A successfully completed program in business administration is your ticket to a career in the private sector. Our graduates enjoy the best job opportunities, thanks to the practical experience they gain early on. During your studies, you will forge close contacts with the industry and gain valuable projects and work experience in your career.
At the University of Applied Sciences Europe, innovation, practical experience, and entrepreneurial spirit meet on an international level. We want to ensure that you develop into a future-oriented manager in your desired industry.
Our university focuses on your development. That's why we teach in small learning groups and in a friendly and personal atmosphere. You will be taught by renowned lecturers with both scientific and business backgrounds. You will study at a centrally located campus, equipped with the latest technology, and known for its international character.
At the University of Applied Sciences Europe, you even get the possibility to actively shape your studies and your career path. Depending on your personal career goals, you will select your own specializations and choose from a range of available interdisciplinary subjects. The programs taught at our university also include practical projects with top business partners and a semester abroad or an internship. You can even take part in optional worldwide excursions (for example to Silicon Valley). This way, you will be perfectly prepared for the job market of tomorrow.
EURO 3.000 (EURO three thousand): This reservation fee will be deducted from the total amount of study fees. (Not applicable for EU applicants);
Official translation to English or German for those documents in a different language;
German taught programs need both English/German language certificates;
The minimum English language level is B1.
Secondary school diploma and transcripts (if applicable, university entrance examinations, bachelor’s transcript of records, bachelor’s degree certificates). If the applicant is eligible to access higher education in their home country, he/she is eligible to apply to UE;
English / German language certificate* or request to waive**;
CV – up to date;
Letter of motivation (around 500-800 words, stating the motivation for applying at UE and the respective program).
Once the application is complete, the student is required to complete an online test (UE sends the log-in details).
Direct admission (German higher education entrance qualification or equivalent as per Anabin): IST test of 46 minutes lengths covering numerical and figural skills;
Indirect admission (for applicants that UE can accept with an entrance examination): IST test of 1 hour 40 minutes length covering verbal, numerical, and figural skills. This will cover the cognitive as well as the test regarding program-specific basic knowledge and capabilities.
IELTS 5.5 overall (no less than 5.0 for each component);
TOEFL IBT 72;
TOEFL ITP 500 – 547 (290-300 listening, 280-300 language form, 280-300 reading);
Pearson Test of English (Academic) 59;
Pearson Test of English (General) Level 3;
Cambridge Exam Advanced and Proficiency 162 overall;
Cambridge Exam First (FCE) Grade C;
TOEIC Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150;
PASSWORD 5.5 (no less than 5.0 in each component).
To request a language test waiver, you must have studied in a country where the official first language is English:
At least nine months in duration;
Undertaken at a recognized institution where teaching and assessment throughout the course is entirely in English;
Has been completed within 2 years of the start date of the course to which you are applying;
Medium of Instruction (MOI) should indicate English + EF SET or any accepted English proficiency certificate requested.
Degree: Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Campus: Berlin, Hamburg and Iserlohn
English (Berlin & Hamburg)
Number of semesters: 6 (3 years)
Semester abroad or internship: 4th semester
Semester start dates:
Winter semester: September
Summer semester: March
Credit Points: 180 ECTS
Options for specialization:
Accounting, Taxation & Auditing
Supply Chain Management
Study in small groups and friendly atmosphere at an international campus with renowned lecturers. Selectable specializations, practical projects, field trips, semester abroad, and internships provide great career opportunities.
EU applicants: 8,940 € yearly
Non-EU applicants: 11,340 € yearly
What makes it outstanding to study at the University of Applied Sciences Europe
The University of Applied Sciences Europe is a state-accredited, has received multiple awards and is a worldwide leader among universities with an international approach.
Here you will study in small groups. This guarantees you individual support and personal contact with the professors, who are experts in their industries.
You will notice our practical approach from the first semester. The variety in our courses allows you to determine the content of your studies yourself. The university offers modern equipment like beamers in all rooms, Mac pools and more.
To apply to our undergraduate programs, you need to have a high school diploma or equivalent. You also need to spend a semester abroad, which is mandatory, and the projects and excursions give you the opportunity as well to develop a successful business network.
Studying at the University of Applied Sciences Europe in Germany
We put emphasis on internationality. That's why we were ranked as "one of the best 25 performers in the Business Studies among private universities in Europe" (U-Multirank 2020). Our many international students come from all over the world to pursue a highly valued (state and FIBAA recognized) German degree that is entirely taught in English. We are also ranked as one of the top ten performers in the Business Studies category in universities in Germany in 2020 (U-Multirank 2020).
Germany, known as the country of innovators, the largest economic power, and the center of high tech and automotive technologies in Europe, the perfect place to get your degree. Additionally, Germany is a particularly safe and liveable country with relatively low tuition fees and affordable living costs. Furthermore, Berlin is known as Europe's start-up capital, a magnet for creatives, and "the place to be" for young people and entrepreneurs.
That's why we encourage international students to come here and study with us. You can apply with your national school degree now. We will then take a look at your application and guide you through the process.
The program - courses, internships, semester abroad
Our focus is on developing your talents. Our program, therefore, includes, in addition to the core competencies of business administration, economics, law, other subjects that you may choose according to your career desires: corporate management, marketing, controlling, finance, e-business, entrepreneurship, and logistics.
With our specializations, you can plan your education even more precisely according to your individual goals. In addition to two internships lasting several weeks, you have the opportunity to deepen your knowledge on an international level during your semester abroad.
Your career options with a degree in Business & Management studies
As a graduate in Business & Management Studies, you have numerous options: industrial or SME sector, commerce or financial sector. With your business know-how and strong social skills, you can take on specialist and leadership roles in all sectors and at firms of all sizes.
You can be responsible for budgets and staff, making sure that the company remains competitive. The wealth of possibilities is what makes this program so appealing. You can choose a career that matches your personality and interests. Typical areas of work include:
Consultant in corporate consulting (national and international)
Assistant to corporate management
Marketing and sales manager
Students talk about their studies at #uestories
"I was received here very warmly. The students and professors always lend a sympathetic ear and support you whenever they can. The vibe between the professors and students is really something special. I haven’t experienced anything like this before.
Because it is so very international, the University of Applied Sciences Europe is more open than other universities and it has been very easy for me to fit in here. To me, this is thinking without boundaries. I like it very much."
Daniel, Business and Management student.
Tuition fees and funding
As a private university, the University of Applied Sciences Europe is funded not by the state, but by tuition fees. For this reason, studying at the University of Applied Sciences Europe costs more than at a public university. But it’s worth it:
Our graduates meet the essential requirements of careers in business, and this sets them apart from the graduates of many public universities. Your employment and earnings prospects are greatly improved.
​All tuition costs are included in the monthly tuition fee. No additional costs will be incurred, such as a matriculation fee, exam fees, a bachelor thesis fee, or similar, as long as the course is completed within the standard study period.
The costs for the semester abroad are not included in these fees, as there are substantial differences depending on country and university.
We are happy to provide you more information on funding your studies and on any available scholarships. If you have any further questions, our Student Guidance Office can provide you with detailed information.
You can apply a year in advance for your desired starting semester.
To qualify for our Bachelor in Science programs at the University of Applied Sciences Europe, you must meet the following requirements:
Fill in the online application form
Certified copy of your high school diploma or equivalent occupational certificate, including an internship
Attend the personal interview online (e.g., via Skype)
Good English language skills