Pre-Bachelor Study Program

The Pre-Bachelor Study Program is an optional preparatory program that acts as a bridge from high school to the Bachelor International Business at Munich Business School. In one semester from May to August or from September to December, you gain basic business and management knowledge as well as . A math course provides you with the necessary level to succeed in the Bachelor program. You will also prepare for the TOEFL ITP test and take a German language course for beginners, which helps you to quickly integrate into German daily life. The program is completed by a Munich Outreach Project and excursion activities. Optionally, you could do an online language course e.g. in French, Spanish.

After successful completion of the Pre-Bachelor, you get direct entry into the Bachelor International Business program, which starts in September 2019 or February 2020. By combining business and language courses within the Bachelor International Business, you will obtain a first class international Bachelor's degree in four years, all in all.

The 16-week Pre-Bachelor Study Program is based on a compact, modular program structure and guarantees the best possible preparation for your Bachelor studies at MBS.

Specially designed courses provide you with business basics and language skills. You will be prepared for your TOEFL test at MBS (TOEFL ITP). In addition, you will take a German course for beginners. Social activities and excursions develop your intercultural competence and grant insights into German business.

Direct Entry into the BA IB: The program gives you a head start in Munich and – after successful completion – enables you to continue studying in the Bachelor International Business program. Prospective students receive general advice on getting settled in Munich.

First application requirements are a degree that entitles to higher education at a German university (e.g. Abitur, Fachhochschulreife, IB, A-levels, High School Diploma) as well as advanced English language skills (min. level B2 according to CEFR). Pre-Bachelor students will be prepared for the TOEFL ITP test and take the test by end of the program.

Applications for the Pre-Bachelor Study Program will only be accepted in combination with an application for the Bachelor International Business study program. Therefore, only one application for both programs has to be sent. The application process consists of a written application and an assessment day.

More about the Application Process

Tuition Pre-Bachelor: € 5,200

Tuition Bachelor IB: € 36,400

Application Processing Fee (non-refundable): € 60

Enrollment fee: € 690 (for Non-EU-Students: € 1,490)