Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Dual
(integrated in vocational training and on-the-job)
For all those who want to reach their goals quickly
The dual education program in business administration, which integrates your apprenticeship and occupation, enables you to complete vocational training in just seven semesters or to gain further work experience and at the same time obtain the academic degree of Bachelor of Science.
The dual education program is very practical and efficient. You will quickly learn a lot, but you should also be able to work under pressure and be well-organized. If you want to prove your management skills during your studies, this degree program is just the thing for you.
What's in store for you
As a student of the dual degree program, you will acquire a wide range of competences.
- You acquire specialist knowledge of business administration (technical competence).
- You will learn the usual scientific methods and be able to apply them to relevant problems of business practice (methodological competence).
- You continue to develop your social skills, especially the ability to manage yourself and work in a group.
- You build up leadership skills
- You expand your language and intercultural, operational skills.
Who is this degree program interesting for?
The program is aimed at commercial apprentices and trainees of comparable commercial occupations.
(Comparable training occupations are, for example, bank clerk, investment fund manager, wholesale and foreign trade clerk, office management clerk, forwarding and logistics services clerk, aviation clerk and qualified tax clerk. After examining the training curriculum, the head of the degree program will decide whether an apprenticeship is comparable with the occupations listed here.)
as well as
- those interested in further education in commercial fields of activity.
At the application date, commercial apprentices have to prove that they have a current commercial apprenticeship and have been there for at least three months.
For trainees to become
- Industrial business management assistant
- Qualified tax clerk
there is a cooperation with the vocational schools in Bingen and Mainz.
For trainees, the degree program generally starts in the summer semester.
Furthermore, the degree program can be participated in
- after at least three months of commercial training or work experience at the time of application
- after completion of commercial vocational training
- parallel to professional work (integrated into the occupation)
Flyer (only available in German)
Your professional prospects
The dual education program enables you to apply what you have learned at the university to your professional career in a timely manner. The bachelor's degree additionally offers you a wide range of career opportunities.
While the professional career for graduates of traditional degree programs does not begin until after graduation, the career for students of the dual education program in business administration begins at the start of their studies: they combine their career advancement with the acquisition of a recognised university degree. By the way, experience has shown that the risk of dropping out of studies is considerably lower due to the dual qualification at companies and universities.
Interesting for employers as well
Companies in turn can increase the attractiveness as a workplace by offering study opportunities. The bachelor's program offers young up-and-comers interested in a career advancement the opportunity to obtain a higher qualification without having to leave professional practice. This enables small and medium-sized companies in particular to pursue targeted personnel development and employee advancement.
The lecture and examination schedules of the degree programs of the School of Business are completely available under HIP.