Main focus and contents of studies

INTERNATIONAL MANAGEMENT Here the students acquire the intercultural competence for management tasks in international companies. Special features of this main subject: English as the medium of instruction, three-month internship abroad, optional possibility of acquiring a second foreign language. Contents specific to this main subject:

  • Current management theories
  • Theory of Organisation

FINANCIAL SERVICES The students learn about the theory and practical side of the characteristics of the markets, companies and products of this sector.  Contents specific to this main subject:

  • Finance and insurance products
  • Risk management in banks and insurance companies
  • Management of banks and insurance companies

MEDIUM-SIZED ENTERPRISES Modern management and controlling instruments are the tools here to organise medium-sized enterprises flexibly in line with the markets of the 21st century. Contents specific to this main subject:

  • Controlling for medium-sized enterprises
  • Founding and handing down a company

TAXATION AND AUDITING As future tax consultants and auditors the students learn how to support their clients in handling their business processes. During their studies the students learn the complex legal and fiscal requirements. Contents specific to this main subject: 

  • Tax laws and commercial laws
  • International accounting

INSURANCE BUSINESS Here the students learn everything about the products and business processes in insurance companies – and thus acquire the necessary skills for controlling functions in this sector. Contents specific to this main subject:

  • Insurance for private customers
  • Business processes in insurance

Title of degreeBachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Regular duration of course3,5 years
Commencement of studiesOctober and January each year
Fees€620 per month
Structure of studiesFulltime study course with six integrated practical phases
Admission requirements“Fachhochschulreife” Advanced School Leaving Certificate
Place of studiesHannover
Assessment of suitability,
Selection criteria
Selection procedure (knowledge of English, knowledge of Mathematics, social competences)
Transition to the traditional study systemIndividual test for those changing from other degree courses