Bachelor of Business Administration with International Management


Program Description


The full-time degree program in Business is an accredited, nationally recognized courses offered by the NBS Northern Business School School of Management and Security.

A total of six modules in the field of competence "International Management" are taught in English and checked to practice using the language to study and to consolidate already existing language knowledge and expand.

The vocational options

Graduate economics and business courses have a comprehensive insight into the company and accompany planning, management and control, they lead employees and make decisions on personnel matters. Professional and social skills, organizational skills and an ability to work independently are essential. You must know the interdependencies between the various departments and be able, if applicable classify the resulting respective issues and preparing the necessary strategic decisions.

In the international economic environment are some things more complex: people from different cultures to work on different legal bases, together, act goods across borders, and this often in different currencies. On the challenges involved, we prepare you with a business degree and an extensive recess in International Management. The lessons in the corresponding modules will be held in English in order to consolidate the safe use of the language during their studies.

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Course contents

The program prepares students for practice to the demands of corporate management activities before and makes you sound in the methodology of scientific work. They are qualified to be successful in international companies or organizations and in culturally different embossed occupational and labor fields by international issues be integrated wherever appropriate courses.

The study can be conceptually divided into two phases: In the first three semesters there are only basic modules. Focus is to provide the necessary for the further Studienweg basic knowledge in the areas of methodology, business, economics, mathematics and law. Even in later semesters you build parallel to your course of study specializations your business know-how even further.

The rapid crosslinking of the course content is mainly promoted that not every module is tested in the form of a written exam: At least one module per semester is completed by a household and / or presentation. This should especially promote your methodological competence in the field of scientific work and put you in the position to provide the necessary information, even with complex issues and to evaluate them critically.

Course schedule

1st semester

  • Basics of Business Administration
  • Marketing Basics
  • external accounting
  • Business law
  • Mathematics I
  • Scientific work

2nd semester

  • Fundamentals management
  • Basics Personal
  • financing
  • Management Accounting
  • Economics I
  • Mathematics II

3rd semester

  • Basics Logistics
  • Basics taxes
  • Basics Controlling
  • Economics II
  • economic computer science
  • statistics

4th semester

  • investment
  • Basics SAP
  • Rhetoric & presentation technology
  • economy and politics
  • International Human Resource Management and Diversity
  • Wholesale and International Trade

5th semester

  • project management
  • balance Sheet analysis
  • Economics III
  • Operations Research
  • International Finance and Accounting
  • Supply Chain Management

6th semester

  • Praxissemester

7th semester

  • Business Simulation
  • International Group Controlling
  • Trade Controlling
  • Bachelor thesis
  • colloquium


1 March and 1 September each year


Bachelor of Arts (BA)


  • General university or technical college
  • OR, holders of a university degree, which was acquired at a German university for a study with a standard study period of at least six semesters and those who passed at a German Fachhochschule with the preliminary far above average
  • OR those successful at a certified career advancement as Master / -in; Engineer; / Participated -in Betriebswirt / -in or Fachwirt
  • OR, holders of certificates after the ship's officer training Regulation
  • OR, holders of diplomas from vocational schools in accordance with the ordinances pursuant to Section 24, Paragraph 2 of the Hamburg Schools Act
  • OR Persons who have completed vocational training and demonstrate an after at least three years work and demonstrate the ability to study for this degree in a receiving inspection

Normal period

7 semesters (42 months); Shortening in previous studies, vocational training or nationally recognized career advancement possible.

Lecture periods and Break

The winter semester extends from 01.09. until 31.01., the summer semester runs from 01:03. until 31.07. In February and August and from Christmas Eve to New Year neither lectures nor checks.

Lecture times and places

Lectures are held on weekdays during the day in the NBS study center Quarree and the NBS study center Holstenhofweg.

tuition fee

The tuition fees are payable in 42 installments of 455 euros a month. In addition, a one-time examination fee of 300 euros is for the implementation of the Bachelor thesis collected (total price: 19.410 Euro). A semester ticket is included in the tuition fees already.

Last updated Mar 2020

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About the School

Die NBS Northern Business School Hochschule für Management und Sicherheit ist eine staatlich anerkannte Hochschule in privater Trägerschaft mit Sitz in Hamburg.

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