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International Business Administration and Modern Languages

Bachelor of International Business, 180 ECTS
Economics, commerce, management and accounting Humanities, social sciences, communication and arts

Institution University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
Campus Sønderborg
Duration 3 years
Tuition per term (Non-EU/EAA/CH) 3250 EUR
Tuition per term (EU/EAA/CH) 0 EUR


Faced with growing political, economic, cultural, and social globalization, businesses will make increasing demands on their employees, who will have to work across national and linguistic borders. Obtain a mix of economic and linguistic skills and go international!  

Career Opportunities

This is the study programme for you if you want to combine studies in business language with studies in business economics. Faced with growing political, economic, cultural, and social globalisation, business employees will have to be able to work across national and linguistic borders.  
Graduates from this programme possess a range of competencies from the Humanities, Social Sciences and Business Economics which qualify for employment in internationally-oriented businesses, organisations and institutions within the private and public sector.  
Graduates are able to conduct comparative analyses and evaluations of linguistic and business economic problems in connection with international activities; conduct and participate in the realisation of action programmes and solve the internal and external communication tasks involved in the process.  

In addition to insight into the discipline of business economics, graduates also have knowledge of cultural and socio-economic relations and their effect upon linguistic and business economic issues. This includes knowledge of the relationship between psychology and communication and its influence on the transmission of messages to various target audiences. Graduates are proficient in oral and written Danish/German and English.

About the Programme

The BSc in Flensburg and Sønderborg combines business economics and business language (English combined with either German or Danish) and qualifies you for internationally oriented jobs in private enterprises as well as in public organisations.

The programme has been established in cooperation with the University of Flensburg and is based in both Flensburg and Sønderborg. This means that it has a significant international profile, in terms of the subjects taught and in terms of the study environment. 

The international profile is reflected in the double degree that you will obtain upon graduation: a Danish as well as a German bachelor degree.

Programme Structure 
This Bachelors is a three-year programme, with the first two years spent studying introductory and compulsory modules across languages, economics, work psychology, accounting, law, statistics, marketing, theory of social science and many more. These modules are intended to provide a solid foundation upon which to move into the third year, where you can study more specialised elective modules, and spend the final semester with a focus on writing your Bachelor project. 


Applicants with a German high school/secondary school examination or equivalent have to apply at Universität Flensburg for the study programme B.Sc. International Management. Further information can be found HERE

For applicants with a Danish high school/secondary school examination or equivalent please look here in order to apply. 

Exchange students should contact their home institution for information on application procedures and deadlines.


There is a tuition fee for all full-time degree students who hold a citizenship from outside of EU/EAA/Switzerland.

Students within an exchange programme are not required to pay tuition. 

For Further Information

Information from the Danish Agency for Higher Education can be located at

You will find information about the Danish assessment of foreign qualifications in Guide to diploma recognition

About the Educational System in general visit the section The Danish Higher Education System

Autumn - EU/EAA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Mar 15
Start date
Sep 01

Autumn - Non-EU/EEA/Nordic/Swiss citizens

Application date
Feb 01
Start date
Sep 01


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