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10 Good Reasons, why you should study at CBS in Germany!

Are you considering studying at CBS in Germany but still haven’t made your mind? Here we have put together 10 good reasons why you should go ahead and study at CBS and take the first step towards your dream career.

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Prof. Dr. Christoph Willers

Managing Director, Vice-President for Economy and Administration

Optimally prepared for your management career

“We are convinced that you can only be optimally prepared for the demands of the job market by closely interlinking practical and theoretical teaching content. A hallmark of our courses of studies, which are based on international standards, is therefore the high practical relevance. This we guarantee through regular guest contributions, practice-related project work such as Business Projects or Business Simulation Games, internships and soft skill courses in the study programmes.”

Networking directly in the classroom

“At our career events and business projects, you will have the opportunity to benefit from our excellent contacts in the business world. At CBS, we maintain a large network of international companies and around 120 partner universities all over the world. My colleagues and I will be happy to advise you personally on your career planning”.

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Juliane Harnoth

Head of Career Service & Relationship Management

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Patrick Schauff

Head of Programme- und Quality Assurance

Top marks for your studies

“The fact that our university was named Germany’s best private university of applied sciences for business administration by the business magazine WirtschaftsWoche was a wonderful recognition and additional incentive for us. My department is committed to ensuring that you receive the best possible environment for a timely, effective and structured course of study! The quality of teaching and teaching conditions is regularly checked by external accreditation agencies such as FIBAA, IACBE and the German Science Council – with top marks for the CBS”.

Study modern management

“We attach great importance to the fact that our professors at the CBS International Business School, in addition to academic and specialist qualifications, have extensive management experience in business. Thanks to their wealth of experience, you will learn business administration at CBS in a lively and highly up-to-date way”.


Prof. Dr. Elisabeth Fröhlich

President, (Provisional: Scientific Division Research) Professor of Strategic Procurement Management


Prof. Dr. Markus Raueiser

Dean of the Faculty of International Business, Vice President for International Affairs

Study programmes with a high success rate

“At our university, we will guide you to your best possible final degree through personal guidance and our many support measures. Many of our students manage direct entry into international companies such as Google, Audi, REWE and Telekom after graduating or become founders themselves.

Study programmes with great flexibility

“With us, you will find the studies that suit you and your schedule – from full-time bachelor’s and master’s programmes to part-time master’s programmes. You will also find this great flexibility within your study modules, so that you can set individual priorities through numerous electives, specialisations, internships and in some cases obligatory semesters abroad.”


Melanie Düring

Study Advisor


Philip Gülke

Managing Director

Studying with tradition

“Our university stands for a long-standing tradition of education – and has done so for more than 25 years. Founded as an academic branch of an educational group that has existed in Cologne since 1908, in 2016 we became part of the Stuttgart Klett Group – a leading education company in Europe which is represented internationally in 18 countries. During your CBS studies you will benefit from our many years of experience in university education”.

Learning in a friendly atmosphere

“It is well known that it is easier to learn in a respectful environment. As employees of the service departments, we therefore see ourselves as your personal study companions who will support you in all questions concerning your studies and your career. A friendly atmosphere is also important to us in class: “In our small learning groups you will be given individual support and will quickly make contact with your fellow students.”


Sandro Selmi

Head of Student Services und Central Services


Silke Bochow

Head of International Office

Cosmopolitan campus

“Gathering international experience during a semester abroad is a unique opportunity, which for us naturally belongs to an internationally oriented course of study. In all our full-time study programmes, you have the opportunity to complete an obligatory or optional semester abroad. In my department, we will be happy to assist you in finding a suitable university among our more than 120 international partner universities and in writing comprehensive application documents. In addition, we look after our approximately 400 international students and organise numerous events and excursions in the region for them”.

Focus on sustainability in studies

“At the Center for Advanced Sustainable Management , we are working with our international partners from research and industry to promote the establishment of sustainable and responsible management as a matter of course in theory and practice. We transfer current research knowledge directly into the lectures and seminars of the CBS study programmes. With the introduction of the master’s programme “General Management – Sustainable Management” , for the first time, we are also offering you an advanced study programme with a focus on corporate social responsibility and social entrepreneurship.”


Prof. Dr. René Schmidpeter,

Dr. Jürgen Meyer Endowed Chair for International Business Ethics and CSR,

Subject Leader CSR & Sustainability,

Director – Center for Advanced Sustainable Management (CASM)

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