BA International Business - Intercultural Studies (IBIS)

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline?

Application deadlines are January 15th for the Summer Semester and July 15th for the Winter Semester.

How many study places are awarded?

Each semester, we award about 50 study places. Roughly 8 percent are reserved for international students.

As an international applicant, do I need to be proficient in German?

German language skills are required. Accordingly, you will need to submit evidence of proficiency in German language (TestDaF or DSH).

Do I need to be proficient in English language (TOEFL or IELTS)?


How much is the tuition fee?

Institutions of higher education in Baden-Württemberg do not charge tuition fees. Nevertheless, € 60 will have to be paid for administrative fees, € 13.5 for student organisation fees, in addition to approx. € 54 towards student social services each academic semester.

Where can I find information regarding scholarships and funding?

It is highly recommended to review the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) website. The DAAD offers various scholarships for undergraduate programmes in Germany. Please contact the DAAD office in your country directly for further information(