Business Administration (B.A.) – distance learning
Studiengang BWL
Bachelor's programme

Business Administration (B.A.) – distance learning

This degree programme is based closely on the full-time Business Administration degree programme in terms of content.

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Key facts

Degree

Bachelor of Arts

Language of instruction

German

Modes of study

full-time, part-time, distance learning

Standard duration

6 semesters (full-time), 12 semesters (part-time), 9 semesters (distance learning)

Programme start

winter semester

Fees

no tuition fees (the university only charges semester fees each semester)

Application deadlines

current application deadlines

Faculty

Business, Computing and Law

Study objectives

The bachelor's degree programme conveys knowledge and decision-making skills that, on the basis of scientifically founded methods and instruments, enable graduates to comprehensively and profoundly analyse and evaluate business processes in order to realise high value creation contributions, especially in highly competitive industries, over the long term.

This degree programme is based closely on the full-time Business Administration degree programme in terms of content. The feasibility for study is ensured thanks to an extended timescale (nine instead of six semesters) as well as structured course areas that promote private study on the e-learning platform.

The further education enables the graduates to,

  • recognise business-related problems in good time,
  • develop and evaluate alternative solutions,
  • organise and manage the implementation quickly and consistently.
  • have the possibility of gaining entry to master's degree courses

Course contents

  • General business administration
  • Accounting/taxation
  • Business management, management methods
  • Economics, quantitative methods of business administration
  • Information technology
  • Soft skills, bachelor's thesis

 

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General Business Administration

Legal Principles of Business Administration

Organisational and Personnel Management

Production and Materials Management

Investment and Financial Management

Introduction to Marketing

Accounting/Taxation

Financial Bookkeeping/Annual Reports

Cost and Performance Accounting

Annual Reports in Trade and Tax Law

Corporate Taxation

Management

Sustainable Management

Innovation Management

Managerial Accounting

Market Research

Trade, Company and Labour Law

Economics

Introduction to Economics and Macroeconomics

Macroeconomics and Economic Policy

Quantitative Methods in Business Administration

Mathematics I

Mathematics II

Statistics

Introduction to Quantitative Business Administration

Management Methods

Project Management

ERP Systems

Computing

Introduction to Business Computing

Databases

Languages

Business English I

Business English II

Elective Modules

Soft Skills I

Soft Skills II

Management I

Management II

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  • Marketing, corporate management
  • Accounting, finances, controlling, banking
  • Purchasing, logistics, materials management
  • distribution, sales
  • Organisation, personnel management

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General admission requirements

Admission qualifications

Specific admission requirements

  • Language skills: To be admitted to this degree programme, overseas applicants must possess sufficient German language skills. This may be demonstrated with an overall grade of DSH-2 or better from the Deutsche Sprachprüfung für Hochschulen (DSH) language exam.
  • In order to be accepted onto the part-time distance learning degree programme, you must be able to demonstrate that you are currently employed at the time of application and hold a:

    • general qualification for university entrance or
    • subject-specific qualification for university entrance or
    • qualification for entrance to a specialist university or
    • passed examination certificate for the degree of "master" or acquisition of a qualification equivalent to a "master" in a profession suitable for the intended study or
    • a completion certificate of 'lower secondary education' or equivalent and have completed vocational training suitable for the intended degree programme, followed by at least two years' professional experience.

Necessary documents for enrolment:

  • Intermediate school-leaving certificate (certified copy)
  • Completed vocational training (certified copy)
  • Several years of work experience following end of training (employer's reference or certificate of employment)

Application

You can apply to TH Wildau online. All the information you need to apply can be found on our central application page.

Preparation courses

We recommend checking in good time as to whether it is useful for you to participate in study preparation courses prior to commencing your studies. Online tests in the subjects of mathematics, physics, information technology and technical mechanics will help you come to a decision. Prior knowledge in these subjects is an important basis for various study modules and therefore necessary for the success of your studies in light of past experience.

Offers and further information


Contact points

Degree programme director

Prof. Dr. Christian Hederer
Tel: +49 (0) 3375 / 508-341
Email: christian.hederer(at)th-wildau.de

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