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Semester Abroad

“Studying one semester at Baylor University in Waco, Texas was one of the best and most valuable experiences in my life.” – Irem Barlin

“During my semester at Bond University in Australia I gained more experiences than I can count.” – Tom Scharnberg

“I did not only improve my foreign language skills during my semester in Japan, I also gained first hand intercultural experiences, made new friends from all over the world and, what’s most important, collected unforgettable memories.” – Robin Zielke

CBS Cologne Business School

Those are only some of the impressions our students gain during their semester abroad. To spend one semester of one’s studies at a foreign university has many advantages: you strengthen your foreign language skills, gain a career advantage, experience a new culture, make new friends, achieve greater independence and gather valuable memories.

During all CBS bachelor programmes, you have the possibility to study abroad at one of more than 100 international partner universities. For the English speaking programmes, a semester abroad is mandatory. However, the German speaking programmes General Management and Wirtschaftspsychologie also offer you the opportunity to spend one semester at an international university.

California, Tokyo, Istanbul, Hawaii, Madrid or Bali? With such a great variety of partner universities, it is difficult to choose one’s favourite. However, the CBS International Office supports you in planning your personal semester abroad. We help you to find the right guest university, to arrange your class schedule and support you in preparing everything for your semester abroad.

CBS Cologne Business School


International Office

Silke Bochow

Tel.: +49 (221) 93 18 09 39

Fax: +49 (221) 93 18 09 30

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