BA Digital Business & Management

General

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Program Description

With digitalization being a major trend in the modern, global economy, studying Digital Business is worthwhile. Therefore, more and more Digital Management programs focus on this topic. Start a career in a promising occupational field with the Business & Management BA program at Berlin International.

Program facts

  • Duration: 3 years / 6 semesters
  • Points: 180 ECTS
  • Language: English
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
  • Location: Berlin-Mitte
  • Start: October
  • Fee: 660€ monthly

What career opportunities does the Bachelor degree in Digital Business offer?

Much change is necessary for companies with existing business models, new career opportunities are currently generated in start-ups, small to medium-sized marketing agencies as well as multinational corporations. As a Business Specialist in the digital field, you will work on changing strategies, marketing, customer relationships, and you will assist in the development of new business models. It will be your responsibility in the future to align old models to the new digital realities.

Progressive teaching concept for professional training

Based on the demands of the real world, the Digital Business & Management BA program prepares you to join the increasingly challenging global job markets. Our progressive teaching concepts combine individual and group projects on a theoretical as well as empirical level so that as graduates you are ready to directly enter the practical world. With a strong focus on professional needs, each course within the Business Management program at Berlin International offers you skills and knowledge linked to your desired field of expertise, and with a friendly, inclusive, and personal environment, you benefit from our direct responses to your individual needs and demands. The Bachelor program in Business Administration is completely taught in English.

Study Digital Business at Berlin International

Digital Business Study Program

Are you interested in Digital Business and would like to study in Berlin? Good choice! The German capital has a special atmosphere and inspires due to its wide range of innovative digital business cases developed and implemented in Berlin. As a Digital Business and Management BA graduate, you will have numerous options of entering the job market, including self-employment options as well as working in various marketing and sales departments. In a practice-driven and motivating learning atmosphere, an internationally experienced team of lecturers and professors at BI Berlin encourages you to unfold your individual talents and develop your personality as a Digital Business and Management specialist.

Specialization and Project Activities within the Digital Business Study Program

You can customize your Digital Business program by choosing a specialized subject you are particularly interested in. Based on your early choice, you will get the chance to link most course-related project work to your expertise. These include research projects or business case analysis in the field of digital marketing.

Additionally, a solid foundation of topics such as international business, knowledge management, business culture, and finance is offered. In the Digital Business BA program, we do business simulations together and meet members of leading multinational corporations and start-ups. Interdisciplinary projects allow you to collaborate with fellow students from currently 24 different countries.

Career opportunities in the Digital Business

Graduates can work as an assistant of managing directors and CEOs, as junior product managers at the beginning of their career, within small and medium-sized as well as multinational corporations.

What companies can you apply to?

As a graduate of the Digital Business and Management program, you can apply to various organizations. You acquired skills in the field of Digital Business will offer you opportunities throughout the organization since your digital background gives you the chance to implement new and innovative approaches for customer relationship management or participate in other sectors. Your work will definitely have an impact on economic, political, social, cultural, and personal life.

Various job perspectives and employers such as:

  • Getting hired at a multinational corporation/ local niche market leader/ non-governmental organization/ public sector institutions
  • Founding a start-up company i.e. for creation and marketing of new ideas
  • Further study and research

Solid training with the accredited Digital Business and Management program

The Digital Business and Management Bachelor program at Berlin International has been accredited and evaluated as a quality program with transparent structures, regulations, and qualification targets. Our Digital Business and Management Bachelor program thus has proven to conform to the highest quality standards set by the European Higher Education Act. The Business Administration program was accredited by the state-approved agency ACQUIN.

How do I apply for the Digital Business BA program?

The application process for studying BA Digital Business and Management BA program at Berlin International is very easy. You can easily and safely share your personal information through our online application platform. After receiving a confirmation email with a link, you can upload a copy of your documents:

  • Copy of passport or identity card
  • Copy of High-School diploma with transcript (German Abitur / Fachabitur or equivalent). We also need an official translation of your diploma and transcript into English or German if they are in another language.
  • Copy of English Language Test

APPLICATION FOR STUDY PROGRAMS (COVID -19 UPDATE)

We have extended our Application Deadline until the 30th of September 2020. For international students, we advise submitting the application latest by the 15th of August, so that there is enough time for visa and travel-related formalities.

Q1. Is the Application Process the same?

A1. Yes, we are accepting applications for the Fall Intake 2020. We continue to receive applications and make offers to students, including international applicants.

If you have not applied yet, but intend to do so, you should apply as planned. Our team can advise you on all aspects of studying at Berlin International.

You can submit your application 24/7 through our application portal at: https://application.berlin-international.de/

Q2. Will the Application Deadline change?

A2. Yes, we have extended our Application Deadline until the 30th of September 2020. For international students, we advise submitting the application latest by the 15th of August, so that there is enough time for visa and travel-related formalities.

Q3. How can I apply for a visa if the embassies are closed?

A3. Please contact the German embassy or consulate in your home country to find out about the visa process in the current situation.

Q4. If my visa is delayed, how late can I start and how can I keep up with my coursework?

A4/ BI can guarantee the start of the fall semester 2020, with virtual teaching options for students, who cannot begin their studies on campus on time due to COVID-19 travel restrictions or visa delays. Those students can start their studies online from their home countries and then continue their studies on campus, as soon as they can travel to Germany.

We can guarantee that we will offer a parallel to the on-campus-courses online teaching for the whole first semester. The students who have problems with coming on time due to COVID-19 restrictions will have to arrive in Germany latest at the beginning of the second semester, which is the 1st of April 2021.

Q5. In case a new student does not want to attend online classes, what would be the process?

A5. Students who cannot begin their studies on campus on time in the fall semester 2020 due to COVID-19 travel restrictions or visa delays, can start their courses online from their home countries and continue their studies on campus immediately after they are able to travel to Germany.

If they don’t want to start their courses online, they can also defer the start of their studies free of charge to the next fall intake 2021. New students must start in the fall; a spring start is not possible.

Q6. Will the Fall semester 2020 begin on time?

A6. The Fall Semester 2020 will begin later than originally planned:

  • Welcome Days: New: 28.10.2020 - 30.10. 2020
  • Start of the Teaching Period: New: 2.11.2020

Last updated May 2020

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Berlin International University of Applied Sciences is a state-recognized and non-profit German university of applied sciences located in the center of Berlin. We are determined to offer a challenging ... Read More

Berlin International University of Applied Sciences is a state-recognized and non-profit German university of applied sciences located in the center of Berlin. We are determined to offer a challenging, innovative and practice-oriented education that advances the academic, cultural and linguistic potential of our students and prepares them for international careers in a globalized world. Read less