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Bachelor in Business Studies

Bachelor of Science (BSc) Double degree possible
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Learn to change the world in Oestrich-Winkel. The EBS Bachelor in Business Studies trains future leaders. Strong characters who gain the tools, the contacts and the opportunities to make a difference in the world.
Application Info material
  • 7 Specialisations
  • Spring Term to 16.01.2023
  • 6 semester
  • Full-time
  • 180 ECTS
  • 46,020 € total
  • incl. stay abroad
  • Spring and Fall Term
  • English
  • Spring Term to 13.03.2023
  • Fall Term to 28.08.2023
  • Campus Rheingau

Our pledge Be part of a better future

EBS University offers you unique leadership training. We strengthen leadership skills with individual coaching, on-the-job training, field studies and an integrated stay abroad. Because we know that only strong personalities "up there" will make the difference.


The world studies here for a better world.
EBS is international to the core. People from all over the world meet here to train as leaders. Firmly established in the curriculum, but also through the services of the Coaching & Leadership Hub, we demand and promote openness, the ability to think outside the box, be flexible, and successfully assert oneself in ever-changing situations. Learn more about life on campus in our video.

EBS is linked with 200 universities around the world. This allows our students to study abroad for one, two or if they decide for a double degree even three semesters.


Better teaching programmes mean people with more vision.
Besides studying, you have the opportunity to organise large business congresses, do sports together or get involved in social activities. And so you grow as a person and as a leader.

 

Learn to lead directly. Das EBS Onboarding Project:
The first semester starts for all students with the 2-week Onboarding Project: In the spirit of challenge-based learning, you plan and realise a project with a practice partner. Deep dive from day one, solve challenges together and present your results at the end of the project. Experience exciting lectures, field trips and presentations on the big stage. Interdisciplinary learning, teamwork, creative problem-solving and presentation skills will be trained here. There is no better way to prepare for real business life.

 

Family & Friends.
Over 200 partner companies accompany the EBS students during their studies. The circle of EBS-affiliated partners ranges from small to medium-sized companies, international corporations and renowned DAX companies. Many former students immediately start their careers in one of our numerous partner companies.


Contact

Markus Herzger

Student Recruitment Manager

Perspectives The world is waiting for you.

After studying at EBS, the world is open to you. With our business and industry partners and our strong alumni network, you have the best career prospects.

Corporate partners
Many years ago, I decided to study at EBS because I was particularly impressed by the small group concept with intensive learning units and the targeted professional and personal support.

- Astrid Teckentrup, Chief Executive Officer of Procter & Gamble (DACH) (EBS Alumna)

Our graduates assume diverse positions and are among the best in their fields. This way, they are given the tools required to follow various career paths. Whether that is the classic consulting career, a position with global players, taking over a family business, joining an NGO, or founding a start-up.


In recent years, 13 EBS students have made it into the "Forbes 30 under 30" ranking - just one sign of our graduates' success. Our Career Service Centre supports you in your career choice and in your networking with our partner companies. You can get in touch with our alumni at any time via the Alumni Association.

 

In fact, 91 percent of graduates receive their first job offer during their studies or at the latest three months after graduation. The renowned EBS University also makes a significant difference as far as salary is concerned: the average starting salary of our bachelor graduates is 53,000 EUR.

(Source: EBS University, Employment Report)

Personalities Made by EBS

Any university is only as good as the people who teach and learn there. Just how good EBS is can perhaps be gauged from our network of more than 10,000 former students. In the EBS Alumni Association, more than 3,400 alumni are actively involved in supporting our students.
They all have their very own story connecting them with EBS.

Learn more
Christina Baumann, Founder of the Montgomery & Miller Academy (EBS Alumna)
There is a special sense of community at EBS University. Characterized by commitment and entrepreneurial spirit, it endures across generations.

Study programme structure Bachelor in Business Studies (B.Sc.)

You start your six semesters with a two-week Onboarding Project. In your second year, you will spend at least one semester at one of our 200 partner universities abroad.
If you choose the dual degree option, you study for three semesters at EBS and three at a partner university. During the summer months, internships are planned, optionally also abroad. We offer language courses (incl. country specifics and culture) in preparation for your time abroad.

 

International business studies with a degree at EBS University

 

Business studies with a degree from EBS University - you spend five semesters at EBS University and one semester abroad (learn more in this video). Optionally, the programme can be extended by a seventh semester to increase the ECTS to be earned to 210.

Course of study of the Bachelor in Business

Dual degree option

 

You spend the first three semesters at EBS University and then transfer to one of our partner universities for three semesters. This will give you a Bachelor of Science degree from EBS and a degree from your university abroad.

Course of study of the Bachelor in Business with double degree

Study content This is what you learn during your study programme

EBS graduates take on management tasks and social responsibility in a highly dynamic environment. Our students learn to penetrate complex structures, constantly review specialist knowledge they have gained and, if necessary, to develop this systematically.


The compulsory courses consist of all essential areas of business administration and economics. Teaching is interdisciplinary and based on the modular-integrative concept:
We combine related subjects into networked teaching units (modules), linking methods and theory with specialist applications (integration). In this way, you can quickly recognise the sense and benefit of methods and theories and will acquire knowledge more easily and sustainably.

  • EBS Onboarding Project (learn more in this video)
  • Business in Society
  • Data Analytics
  • Data Science and Econometrics
  • Decision Theory and Investments
  • Digitisation and Transformation
  • Financial Accounting
  • German and International Law and Taxation
  • International Management
  • Introduction to Management and Business Studies
  • Managing People
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Mathematical Methods for Business
  • Operational Excellence and Corporate Finance
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Portfolio Management
  • Strategy, Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Applied Economics
  • Economics of Companies and Markets
  • Social Impact Project
  • Study Skills and Personal Mastery
  • Research Methods


A distinctive feature of the Bachelor in Business Studies at EBS: You can study according to your interests, goals and talent already in the Bachelor's programme.
You decide on a specific focus in the 5th semester.

  • Business Psychology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Global Challenges
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Strategy and Consulting

13

EBS Alumni in the Forbes 30 under 30

Top 10

Wirtschaftswoche University Ranking 2022

> 200

Partner universities worldwide

Characteristics and skills Your profile

Studying Business Studies at EBS University demands a great deal from you:
The will to work on oneself, discipline, empathy, openness, curiosity, sense of responsibility and a strong backbone. Many different characters come together here to challenge and inspire each other. That is why we always look for people willing to make the most of themselves. To make the best of our future.


If you have the following qualities and skills, nothing stands in your way of successfully completing your Bachelor studies:

  • Soft skills including communication, teamwork or negotiation skills
  • Sense of responsibility and the courage to find creative solutions to problems
  • Very good knowledge of English, as our courses are held in English.

Application process Admission requirements and application

The Business Studies programme at EBS University trains future managers who shape and drive the economy. This process begins by finding the right people for our management study programme.


Begin your application by submitting the following documents:

  • Curriculum vitae in tabular form
  • Proof of general higher education entrance qualification or a foreign school-leaving certificate recognised as equivalent.


Please send us your documents online. We will review them immediately. We look forward to meeting you at an individual selection interview if you meet the requirements.



Personality test

Many aspects should be considered when choosing a field of study. For instance, these include your interests, skills and inclinations. This test is designed to personally assess your suitability for the business studies programme at EBS University. It also helps you assess whether your chosen study program suits you and meets your expectations. The test takes about 20 minutes.

 

Knowledge test

With the knowledge test we assess your mathematical and logical-analytical abilities as well as your problem-solving skills. The test is dedicated to the cognitive and behavioural requirements necessary for a successful degree. This part of the selection procedure takes about 30 minutes.

 

Individual selection interview

Based on the results of your self-assessment test, we will conduct a 30-minute individual interview. We assess your motivation and social skills. The decisive factors are performance and learning motivation, the social-communicative profile, the willingness to take social responsibility and the applicant's own initiative.

 

Final consultation

In a concluding conversation with you, we will clarify final details and questions about your studies and define your expectations of the Bachelor in Business Studies programme. You will also receive personal feedback from us based on your test results. Here you will be informed about which points you might need to work on more intensively to complete your studies at EBS University in the best conceivable way. The selection procedure is both exhausting and exciting. We are fully aware of this and wish to relieve your tension by communicating the results as quickly as possible. In this way, we guarantee you planning security. If you receive a study place offer from us, we look forward to welcoming you to our campus at the beginning of the Fall or Spring term. You will find the study start dates in the study programme profile.

 

Learn more in our video


Tuition fees and funding An investment in your future

We focus on the quality of teaching. For the Bachelor in Business study programme at EBS, you need to plan for the following investment:

Total tuition fees: 46,020 EUR

We try to enable all excellent applicants to study - regardless of their economic situation. Your performance, motivation and personality are decisive here. There is a wide range of options for financing a study programme. In many cases, it makes sense to combine various options. Take a look at the possibilities of scholarships and student funding. Here, you can find out which option is best for you.

Student Financing
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Studying at EBS Become part of a great community

The people who teach, research and learn here and who eventually go out strengthened into the business world make EBS what it is: an incomparably strong community. Get a glimpse of the student-organised congress "EBS Symposium", which says a great deal about life on campus and student team spirit.

 

The EBS Symposium is one of the largest and most renowned student-organised business congresses in Europe. During the three-day congress, the EBS Symposium deals with current topics relevant to business and politics.

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