Study in Cologne


Studying at the CBS means that you are located in Cologne for your studies, a lively metropolis in the heart of Europe. As one of the largest university cities in Germany, Cologne has many appealing features which make it truly attractive to young people. Science, economics and culture pulsate day and night in the lively student scene in the centre of the Rhineland.

The fact that Cologne has also become a trendy metropolis is proven by its increasing number of radio and TV programmes such as WDR , RTL and VOX. As a media and music city, Cologne outperforms other German cities. The lively club scene and numerous trendy hangouts and bars provide to each their own where everyone can enjoy the night life to the full. International music and sports stars perform at the Lanxess Arena and on other stages. The classical cultural programme for highbrow indulgence impresses because Cologne provides a multitude of familiar international highlights: museums, churches, galleries, theatre, the Philharmonic and the opera. Its European flair is a further plus: The Netherlands and Belgium are a stone‘s throw away, the metropolises Amsterdam, Brussels and Paris are not far away and are tempting destinations for a fleeting visit.

The openness of the natives of Cologne within a multicultural flair makes it easy to meet new friends. Cologne is far more than a mere city: the heartiness, conviviality and pure celebratory enjoyment of the Cologne natives can indeed be found in the Rhine carnival metropolis. The more serious part of student life is also provided for: the proximity of the CBS to the economy pays off. For casual jobs, practical industrial placements and getting started in professional life later. Cologne is a location with centuries of commercial and trade fair tradition. Numerous commercial enterprises and industrial firms, for example from the metal, automobile, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, printing or textiles industries just as the music and media sector are constantly searching for enthusiastic and highly motivated junior employees who wish to shape their future successfully. A large number of computer, Internet and telecommunications companies also make Cologne a dynamic IT location.

The town, the people, the culture and the economy – studying in Cologne is synonymous with experiencing variety and having fun whilst preparing yourself for an exciting career. Just take a look!

The Rhine Metropolis

Science, economics and culture pulsate in Cologne.

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