Business Law (BA)

Department Economics

Content

  • Labor and social law
  • Banking and insurance law
  • International business relations

Course content and objectives

The program in Business Law unites a scientifically well-founded, flexible legal program that thereby also does justice to the requirements of the job market and covers the basics of business and economics. With the breadth of the program, as a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) you are generalist who can specialize and who is able to quickly enter into the professional world.

Requirements

  • Abitur
  • Qualification for universities of applied science (Fachhochschulreife)
  • Master craftsman
  • Or previous education or vocational training considered equivalent

Career Opportunities

The bachelor’s degree qualifies you for work in all corporate areas in many different industries:

  • as legal counsel in companies
  • in legal divisions (with various focuses, e.g. logistics, marketing, IT, HR, taxation, online communication, management)
  • in large law firms (also international)
  • in the area of insolvency administration and corporate restructuring
  • in tax consulting firms and auditing companies
  • in chambers, associations, and regional authorities
  • in public administration / civil service
  • in banks, insurance companies, and financial service providers
  • as a contract and claim manager
  • in the area of environmental management or environmental law
  • in companies in the real estate industry

In general, you can work anywhere that legal and business skills are required.

With the completed bachelor’s program, you obtain a first professional degree. This enables you to start your career. If your grades are good, you can also continue your studies with a master’s program.