Kick start your career with an English-taught Bachelor's programme at CBS in Germany

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English-taught Undergraduate Programmes in Germany


Your Bachelor’s degree at CBS: One study course – many opportunities

An undergraduate programme opens many doors. Students who choose to study business in their bachelor’s gain exciting insights into economics and learn how companies function. With the right specialization or an English-taught bachelor's programme in Germany, you can set individual priorities and choose the subject that best suits you and your career plans.

As an economic University of Applied Sciences, CBS offers various Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science full-time undergraduate programmes as well as part-time bachelor courses. A compulsory internship, as well as a semester abroad, are integrated into all our study courses. Foreign language courses, soft skills training, and business projects with well-known partner companies help you achieve a comprehensive academic education during your studies and provide you with the necessary practical experience to start your career. Next is an overview of our English-taught Bachelor’s degrees, German-taught programmes, and part-time study courses.

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English-taught undergraduate programmes in Germany

Study in English and get insights into the global economic market

The globalized economic market offers numerous career options for young graduates. With a Bachelor’s degree in English in Germany, an integrated semester abroad as well as a mandatory internship, and numerous practical projects will support you in your personal and professional training.
An undergraduate programe at CBS in Germany lays the foundation for your entry into the business world or for a subsequent master’s degree course at a university of applied sciences or a university of your choice in Germany or abroad. Here you can find an overview of all our English-taught Bachelor’s degree courses.




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German-taught undergraduate programmes

The World of Management: Your Bachelor’s degree in German at CBS

A company consists of different functional areas that ideally work hand in hand: Solid financial management, strong marketing, and solid personnel and company management. In your business studies at CBS, not only you get to know individual functions but also the managerial decisions behind them. You learn to evaluate data that precedes strategic or operative decision-making.
All undergraduate programmes at CBS have a practical structure and offer you a wide range of opportunities to try and find out the areas, in which you would like to work later through case studies, business projects, and business simulation games. A foreign language course, as well as an optional semester abroad and interdisciplinary soft skills, prepare you for a career in a national or international environment. Here you can discover our German bachelor’s degree programmes.




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Part-Time undergraduate programmes

An apprenticeship, a degree, and a job: Your part-time Bachelor’s degree course at CBS

For all those for whom a study programme is not enough, CBS offers an International Management part-time study programme that can be completed in conjunction with an apprenticeship or parallel to a job. This way you have the chance to acquire a bachelor’s degree while working full time.
The internationally oriented management study programme offers all economic fundamentals and provides diverse insights into different areas of business administration. Whether Leadership & Management, Sustainable Management, Business Psychology or Digital Management – with specialisation subjects, you can set your own personal focus during your studies and convince your current and future employers of your management qualifications. Soft skills training, foreign language courses, and practical projects round up your study profile and prepare you for an international business career. Discover our part-time Bachelor’s degree at CBS.




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Alumni Testimonials_Oliver Kiderle

"The focus on internationality and practical skills have had a very positive influence on my development at Google. Especially the structured and very versatile project work, which is often found at a private school, was extremely helpful."

Oliver Kiderle

EMEA Regional Product Expert
Google Inc.
Alumni Testimonials_Patrick Stein

"The strongly practice-oriented studies and the international orientation of the CBS, as well as the lectures held in English, were an absolutely necessary basis for starting a career with a renowned, international company."

Patrick Stein

Head of Human Resources
Boston Consulting Group
Alumni Testimonials_Katrin Rieger

"The practical learning in small groups prepared me optimally for today's project and team work. The CBS provided me with the decisive soft skills and current knowledge from the world of business."

Katrin Rieger

Bereichsdirektorin Reisevertrieb Deutschland / Vice President Sales
HanseMerkur Krankenversicherung
Alumni Testimonials_Kalle Kenkel

"My studies at CBS prepared me for a career in today's dynamic, global work environment. As one's origin and physical location become less and less decisive, it has become increasingly important to have a multinational network and adapt quickly to various cultures and environments."

Kalle Kenkel

Trainee Performance Marketing
RTL Mediengruppe

"Above all, practice-oriented learning and soft skills made it easier for me to enter the professional world and I still benefit from this today. Internationality, learning in small groups and soft skills were then and still are my main reasons for choosing the CBS."

Henriette Hellwig-Stieger

Senior Consultant
Compass GmbH
Alumni Testimonials_Philip Kollmann

"Especially the soft skill courses have been of great help for my performance in job interviews. Through my work in the Finance and Business Club I have built up a broad network and acquired project management skills that have enabled me to score points with companies."

Philip Kollmann

Wayne´s Coffee Deutschland
Alumni Testimonials_Julia Hack

"My studies at the CBS have given me a very good basis, which helps in many ways with a start-up - be it with financial planning or marketing strategy."

Julia Hack

Green for me
Alumni Testimonials_Florian Schuhmacher

“In addition to an excellent academic education CBS provides its students with all the necessary tools and instruments they need to allow them to take responsibility and shape their future in an international environment.”

Florian Schumacher

Programme Director and Senior Consultant
Alumni Testimonials_Christoph Rosenbaum

"The Management Studies programme prepares you thoroughly for the tasks of a consultant. In particular, the development of presentation techniques as well as analytical thinking is of enormous importance in the everyday life of a consultant."

Christopher Rosenbaum

Ernst & Young GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

"The CBS taught me the essential professional basics for this with realistic and up-to-date lectures."

Christian Böhmer

Strategic Analysis Manager
Oman Oil Company S.A.O.C
Alumni Testimonials_Britta Jansen

"The CBS is an internationally oriented and very practically orientated university which prepared me very well for the professional world through the compulsory internship, the courses offered and the required project/group work."

Britta Jansen

HR Business Partner
HRS Group
Alumni Testimonials_Neil Jordaan

"Many professors shared their professional business experience with us in class and were able to illustrate dry theory with practical examples. I also enjoyed the international atmosphere on campus."

Neil Jordaan

Global Content Manager
Bayer AG
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One university – multiple undergraduate programmes – three locations: Discover CBS throughout Germany

The choice of study programme depends not only on the appropriate subject and the desired specialisation but also on the place of study.
As a bachelor’s student, you will have to choose where you will live, learn, and work in the next few years. We offer well-founded and practice-oriented management and English-taught business programmes at three central locations throughout Germany. Are you drawn to a buzzing lifestyle? Our Campus in Cologne is located in the media metropolis of the vibrant Rheinland region. Our second campus in the Rhein-Main region offers perfect connections to the global financial hub Frankfurt. Or maybe our third campus located close to the famous German capital Berlin.
With our promise and commitment to creating tomorrow, regardless of the campus that you choose, we will shape the future there together. We look forward to welcoming you to the CBS family! Take a look at our campuses now and discover the various English-taught undergraduate programmes.

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Anika Zaeske

Anika Zaeske

Study advisory: Campus Cologne
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Mirjam Zimmermann

Study advisory: Campus Mainz
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Katharina Ging

Study advisory: Campus Potsdam
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