Business Studies: Start dates, duration and structure
With business studies at Munich Business School you lay the foundation for your career in international management. The Bachelor International Business is a compact study program and provides you with a broad foundation of business knowledge in six semesters. You can start your study program in either the summer or winter semester, i.e. either in February or September of each year.
In the first three semesters of the Bachelor International Business, you will learn the basics of business administration, corporate management, economics, financial accounting, investment, financing and marketing. However, studying business at Munich Business School does not mean just boring memorization - quite the opposite! During workshops, project work, case studies and excursions to companies, you will apply and consolidate your newly acquired knowledge from your business studies.In addition to the practical relevance, Munich Business School emphasizes a holistic approach, and you will acquire important soft and digital skills as well as intercultural competencies that are essential for your development. We also prepare you for a possible career and a possible life abroad: You choose an international focus and acquire basic knowledge of business, law, politics and culture of the respective region and deepen your language skills.
In the fourth semester, you will finally go abroad. You study business in this semester at one of our numerous partner colleagues all over the world. In the fifth and sixth semester of your business studies bachelor's degree at Munich Business School, you will dive into the finer points of business administration. You choose two majors and individual electives to sharpen your personal profile and turn you into an expert in a particular field.
After the sixth semester, you will write your Bachelor's thesis - also in cooperation with a company - and complete one last internship out of a total of three during your business studies. After that, you have your degree in the bag and nothing stands in the way of your next career step - be it a Master's degree or a career start!
Main focus of the Bachelor of International Business at MBS
After completing your business studies, you will have a wide range of career opportunities. In order to gain a foothold in the job market, it is important that you specialize. This is exactly what the Bachelor International Business at Munich Business School offers you. While you acquire basic business knowledge in the first semesters, you choose different specializations in the second half of your Bachelor in Business Administration. The choice of specializations not only allows you to tailor the business studies content to your personal strengths and interests, but also makes you an expert in a field and thus a sought-after junior employee. There are a total of six different specializations to choose from, of which you can decide on two.
These are our focal points in the Bachelor International Business: