International Business Strategy: The role of Europe in a changing world

  • Date: January 7 - 20, 2018 (two weeks)
  • Course Content:

    • Global Market Challenges and Trends for Businesses in Europe
    • Global Strategies in Services Industries
    • European Companies: Case Studies

  • The course program also includes:

    • Study visits to companies and (political) institutions
    • Introductory German language lessons

  • Course Language: English
  • Proof of English proficiency (TOEFL ibt 90 or equivalent) is required.
  • Target Group: Business students (Bachelor) (Master)
  • Number of Participants: Approx. 20-25
  • Registration Deadline: October 15, 2017


  • Student Hostels with shared rooms and kitchenette.
  • Arrival January 7 (move-in), departure January 20 (move-out)
  • On weekdays lunch can be purchased in the student cafeteria at a reasonable price.

Culture and Leisure Time Program:

The International Office team offers participants a wide variety of optional cultural and social events in Berlin and surrounding area about twice a week. This may include visits to UNESCO World Heritage sites (Museum Island in Berlin, Castles and Gardens in Potsdam), Berlin Wall Museum and Holocaust Museum, ice-skating and many other activities.


  • 50 contact hours

    • 40 contact hours business course incl. academic support program
    • 10 contact hours German language & culture at beginners level

  • 5 ECTS credits
  • One class hour is 45 min long.