Bachelor - Full time

Management (B.A.)


Would you like to work all over the world? Do you want to feel confident on the international stage and be a global citizen? Many companies need experts who are comfortable working in English in multicultural teams and are familiar with the particularities of other countries and cultural groups.

Our Bachelor’s study program in International Business Management (B.A.) in Munich will prepare you for a successful start to your career in a global world. All modules are taught in English to ensure that graduates are fully equipped to work for international companies based both in Germany and in other countries. In addition to the basic principles of business and economics, the program has a particular focus on intercultural management and digital transformation.

Students can specialize by choosing various majors and additional foreign languages.

The plan
IN International Business management

In today’s world, all business models and company structures are directly affected by internationalization and globalization. Our English-language Bachelor’s program in International Business Management (B.A.) in Munich addresses these changes and lays the foundations for a successful career in an international company.

Our Bachelor’s study program in International Business Management (B.A.) in Munich perfectly demonstrates the diversity of the business world. In the first three semesters, students focus on the basic principles of international business management. The content of the fourth and fifth semesters depends on the majors selected. The program concludes with a Bachelor’s thesis in the sixth semester.

Business Administration, Economics and Law

  • International Business, Bookkeeping
    and Cost Accounting
  • Financing and Investment Appraisal
  • Financial Accounting
  • Microeconomics and Macroeconomics
  • Contract Law and International Law
  • Mathematics and Statistics

Managing International Business

  • Modern Human Resource Management
  • Digital Transformation
  • Current Affairs in Global Business
  • International Business Ethics and
  • Management Game/Entrepreneurial
    Knowledge and Business Plan
  • Marketing, Social Media Marketing
    and E-Commerce

Skills, Practical Experience and Intercultural Competence

  • Business Negotiation and
    Intercultural Competence
  • Academic Writing, Self and Time
  • Rhetorical Skills: Discussion and
    Communication Leadership
  • Networking, Political Skills and
    Personal Branding
  • English or German: Theory and Practice
    and Mandarin for Beginners
  • Case Study and Internship

Selecting two specialist majors as part of your degree is the perfect way to start your career. To gain international experience, you will complete each of your majors on an integrated semester abroad in Shanghai, New York, or Sydney.

Our Munich campus offers a cosmopolitan atmosphere where you’ll study alongside a large contingent of international students. You’ll also benefit from the extensive network of contacts that our professors and lecturers maintain within the regional and international business sector. This allows you to enjoy direct links with industry – through excursions and frequent guest lectures.

As a student at our Munich campus, you can access a wide range of extracurricular activities, including regular guest lectures that offer direct insights into today’s world of work.

For our international students, we also provide a special mentoring program and a range of group activities to welcome you to Munich and to provide you with the best possible support during your studies.


In order to study International Business Management (B.A.) at Hochschule Fresenius, you need a university entrance qualification such as the German Abitur or an equivalent qualification. Take a look at our page on admission requirements for an overview of different university entrance qualifications. If you are not sure whether you will be able to study with your previous qualification, feel free to contact our study advisors.

Simply apply online for the International Business Managament (B.A.) study program at your desired location. After receiving your online application, we will invite you to an admission talk on our university campus (or virtually). Would you like to learn more about the application process? Find more information on our application process page.


Ready for the demands
of today and tomorrow

Graduates of the Bachelor’s study program in International Business Management (B.A.) at Hochschule Fresenius have a wide range of job prospects with global companies, both at home and abroad. Potential industries and roles include:

Studentin in der Straßenbahn.
  • Management consulting
  • Business development
  • Accounting
  • Financial auditing
  • Project management
  • HR management
  • Marketing
  • Market research

As a graduate, you will be able to fill positions with responsibility in these areas immediately after completing your studies. Especially the leadership of intercultural teams is a suitable field of work.

Junge Studentin steht am Ufer eines Flusses. Im Hintergrund eine Skyline.

Our Master’s programme in International Business Management (M.A.) not only provides you with theoretical specialist knowledge, but is also based on practical experience. This is why you will be continuously introduced to everyday professional practice and will be able to gain initial experience, for example through project work in the Social Entrepreneurship and Digital Innovation modules. Case studies in the Strategic Financial Management and Financial Risk Management modules also allow you to put your know-how to practical use. Lecture-accompanying guest lectures and excursions round off the practical relevance of your studies.

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Questions? –
We have the answers

You have detailed questions about study program-specific content, would you like to find out about the different options for choosing your focus or the financing options? Our study advice team will be happy to arrange a personal consultation to discuss your questions in detail. Get to know us, we look forward to seeing you!

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