Professional higher education programme (3+)

The professional higher education programme ‘Business Administration’ offers a competitive concept of education in business administration which is interesting for the economy. The programme provides employment opportunities to students in various areas of business life in the economy and other organisations which base their operations on economic principles as well as on the principles and concepts of modern management.

Study Fields

The students can specialise in individual fields of business and economics by choosing one of the 8 study fields:

  1. Accounting and Business Taxation
  2. Business Finance and Banking
  3. Entrepreneurship
  4. International Business
  5. Management
  6. Marketing
  7. Public Sector Economics and Management
  8. Tourism

The professional higher education programme ‘Business Administration’ is conceptually and structurally harmonized with the Bologna model in the 1st cycle and comprises new study fields.

After fulfilling all the requirements of the programme, the students are awarded the professional title ‘Bachelor of Arts in Economics’.

The contents of the professional higher education programme ‘Business Administration’ enable successful graduates a direct enrolment into the 2nd cycle of the study, i.e. the master’s programme ‘Economic and Business Sciences’.

Year 1

Course ECTS
Organisation and Management 5
Foundations of Business Economics 6
Principles of Economics 6
Business Law 6
Sociology 4
Foreign Business Language (English, German) 6
Business Mathematics 6
Fundamentals of Marketing 6
Accounting 5
Business Information Systems 4
Basics of Finance 6

Year 2

Course ECTS
Economic Policy 4
Business Statistics I 5
Basic Cost and Management Accounting 4
Study field course 1 6
Study field course 2 6
Study field course 3 6
Study field specialization course 6
Elective course 1 5
Elective course of professional development 1 6
Practical training 12

Year 3

Course ECTS
E-Business 4
Business Policy and Strategic Management 6
Study field course 4 6
Study field course 5 6
Study field specialization course 6
Elective course 2 5
Elective course of professional development 2 6
Elective study field course 6
Practical training 7
Diploma project 8