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Business Administration B.Sc.


Bachelor of Science

Program structure

Bachelor of Science: Only a single subject is usually studied. Individual programs may be provided with a small minor subject (module).

Special features

Semesters abroad during the second study phase are recommended.
With appropriate qualifications, honors study is possible.


Business administration (BWL) is the economic analysis about the "management" of " businesses ". In this context, "business" is a more specific traditional term for companies. The term "management" is understood as the responsible use of limited resources. In other words, business administration is fundamentally concerned with the study of how companies use resources such as raw materials, goods, personnel and capital, and with the development of knowledge and instruments for organizing company activities in all their dimensions in such a way that the input/output relation is as optimal as possible. 

Professional prospects / competencies

Employment opportunities can be found in all types of companies and institutions in the private sector, in the public sector or in the health care system.

Internships, lab courses, practical courses

There are fields of activity in all types of business and institutions in the private sector, the public sector and the public health care system.

Disciplines involved

Financial management and reporting, value chain management, real estate management.

Program duration / standard period of study

The length of the program depends on the progress of an individual's studies. The standard period of study, the time in which the intended program can be finished ideally is 6 semesters. The actual time taken to complete the program may vary. It is limited by the examination deadlines set out in the examination regulations.

Program scope

180 ECTS

Language of instruction

German (possibility of some individual courses in English)

Program can be started

Only in the winter semester

What qualities do I need to have?

Interest in entrepreneurship and general business topics

Restricted admittance

No restricted admittance based on grades

Legal requirements for admission

General qualification for university entrance, subject-related qualification for university entrance or professional qualification

Application deadline(s)

Information for international applicants

Registration dates and deadlines

Information on enrollment deadlines and required documents can be found on the Registrar's Office homepage.

Language skills needed

Information regarding German language proficiency for international student.

Documents needed (to apply / register)

Application for enrollment, university entrance qualification, valid identity card, new passport photo, student health insurance, proof of payment of semester fees, approval document.

Further information can be found on the homepage of the Registrar's Office.

Information on application documents for international applicants.

Contact within the faculty

Academic Counseling of the Faculty of Business, economics and management information systems

Markus Lang (Program Coordinator)
University of Regensburg - Faculty of Economics
Phone: +49-941-943-3209

Email: studien.info@wiwi.uni-regensburg.de

Homepage of the Student Advisory Service of the Faculty


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