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General Management

Studying Business Administration at one of the best universities in the world - qualifying optimally for a career in business or for business master´s programmes with the economic programme “Bachelor in General Management (BSc )”.

You study at one of the top business schools worldwide: EBS Universität scores top spots in university rankings regularly.

You get an education with 210 ECTS, which sets standards: In this intensive program you will acquire the contents of seven semesters in just six semesters.

You gain practical knowledge with real added value: As a student you will benefit from our network of highly attractive business partners. We arrange internships in companies such as Accenture, BCG, BMW, Danone, Deloitte, Deutsche Bank, Ernst & Young, L’Oréal, Morgan Stanley, P & G, PWC and others. In addition, you are supported by our Career Services Center intensively at the start of your career and already establish contact with company representatives during your studies.

You gain international experience at some of the best universities in the world: A semester abroad at one of our 240 partner universities is an integral part of your studies.

You benefit from high quality learning: In small groups with a clear practical relevance and numerous case studies to achieve optimal learning success. Our unique coaching program and the comprehensive curriculum for individual personality development prepare you perfectly for your professional career.

As a graduate of EBS you achieve above average starting salary: Studying at EBS is already paying off at the beginning of your career. The average starting salary of our Bachelor graduates is 58,000 euros (Employment Report 2014).

With our course of studies, you are sought after in the labor market: 80% of graduates received their first job offer while studying or at the latest 3 months after the completion of studies (Employment Report 2014).

Christof Glaser
Business Development Manager Bachelor programmes
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There is a very special community spirit at EBS. There is commitment and an entrepreneurial spirit which will remain steadfast for generations to come.

Christina Baumann
Christina Baumann
Bachelor student, 2013 intake
Programme Structure

Programme structure

  • Degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Study duration: 6 Semester
  • Start: Every September
  • ECTS : 210
  • Major field of study : General Management

The six semesters in the course “ General Management “ ( BSc ) are divided into five domestic semesters and one semester abroad , as well as two compulsory internships after the first and second year. An academic year at EBS consists of 2 semesters or 3 blocks. Courses at EBS are held in block I (September to December) and block II (January to April). Block III (May to August) is reserved for multi-week internships and - depending on the academic year - the creation of seminars and practical work . In the fifth and sixth semester, students have the opportunity to deepen their knowledge in numerous so-called Business Electives. Each student chooses three of these electives according to his interests in the fifth and sixth semester.

Studienprogrammübersicht General Management

Compulsory subjects

  • Management and Organizational Behavior
  • Managing Strategy / Managing People
  • Finance
  • Accounting, Controlling and Taxation
  • Marketing
  • Operation and Information Systems
  • Economics
  • Scientific Methods
  • Academic Writing

  • Studium Universale
  • Personal Mastery
  • Socio-Cultural Impact

Personality development

Interdisciplinary personality-related skills – taking the broader view, ethical action and reflection - are important success factors for careers and will familiarize you with the Studium Universale. Personal Mastery also includes methods of time- and self-management, of working in a team, stress management and effective learning. In Socio-Cultural Impact you can focus notably on your language training or carrying out a projects with lasting contributions to society and the environment.


  • Accounting
  • Asset Management
  • Banking and Capital Markets
  • Brand Management Operations and Market Communication
  • Controlling
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Exchange Rates and International Finance
  • Innovation Management
  • International and European Taxation
  • Private Equity and Venture Capital
  • Real Estate Investments and Finance
  • Real Estate Principles
  • Startup Skills 101
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Strategy Consulting
  • Tax Avoidance
  • Trade and Retail Marketing

Supporting you is important to us

EBS offers not only excellent teaching and an intensive learning atmosphere but also a wide range of services. We want you to achieve an optimal study result and start with excellent career opportunities in your professional life. Therefore, we support you in…

Partners & Sponsors
Accenture GmbH
L´Oréal S.A.
Lufthansa AG
Vodafone GmbH

Requirements & Application

Your way to us

To be admitted to the admissions process at EBS University, please submit the following documents to us:

  • Tabular CV
  • Proof of the general or subject-restricted higher education entrance (valid for Hessen) or a recognized equivalent foreign degree - is this not yet available, you can also apply with the last two semi-annual school reports
  • if available: Proof of fluency in English (TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent proof)

Our admissions process

Studying at EBS makes considerable demands on your mathematical and linguistic knowledge, your logical and analytical thinking skills, your learning abilities and motivation as well as your personality. Whether you are admitted as a student at EBS depends on a successful admissions process. It is composed of five parts for all candidates:

  • Interview
  • Lecture
  • Text analysis
  • Logic test
  • Mathematics test
  • English test (if no other proof has been furnished in advance)

The decision

An admissions process is exhausting and exciting. We know that and relieve our candidates by communicating the results as soon as possible. This gives planning security early - for all involved.

Admission Days & Application Deadlines

  • 05.10.2016, Application Deadline 11.09.2016
  • 30.11.2016, Application Deadline 06.11.2016
  • 04.02.2017, Application Deadline 15.01.2017
  • 01.04.2017, Application Deadline 12.03.2017
  • 08.–10.06.2017, Application Deadline 17.05.2017
  • 04.07.2017, Application Deadline 18.06.2017
Costs & Financing

Fees & Financing

First-class education in a private institution

The quality of teaching is our focus: The EBS represents one of the best management trainings throughout the German-speaking world . As a private university we fund us to a great extent from tuition fees.

  • Admissions process 100 Euro , with additional participation in the English test 150 Euro
  • Tuition fees of 6,950 Euro per semester
  • Registration fee once 690 Euro
  • Examination fee bachelor thesis 695 Euro

Total: 43 085 EUR

Motivation and performance are your drive

We try to allow excellent candidates access to our studies, regardless of their economic situation. Decisive factors here are performance, motivation and personality. The selection of funding of studies is diverse and often a combination of the different options is useful. Take a look at our study finance overview and find out which offer best suits you.

  • Scholarships - financial and / or non-material support, no repayment, no interest

The EBS herself, but also independent foundations offer scholarships in different style and performance.

  • Education Fund - Financial and moral support, if necessary, repayment including interest rates, repayment starts only after graduation

The former club of the EBS “EBS Alumni” supports students of EBS through a separate education fund.

-** Financing - Financial support by financial institutions, repayment including interest rates, repayment generally starts after signing the contract**

A traditional financing from banks or financial institutions may be a good option to finance studies completely or in parts. The KfW Student Loan or the financing model of the Nassauische Sparkasse, for example.

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