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Bachelor’s Degree Program in International Management

Nadja Kägi
«Studying International Management in this fast changing and globalized world is the key to my professional career success. I recommend this program to students who want to take up new challenges, improve their cross-cultural mindset and look forward to meeting like-minded individuals.»

Nadia Kägi, International Management Student

In order to succeed in the world of business, companies need specialists that have a broad knowledge of management, intercultural competence, people skills, and international experience. The International Management program provides you with all the tools you will need.

At a Glance

Title: Bachelor of Science (BSc) in International Management (UAS) Zurich
Workload: 180 ECTS (approx. 5400 hours of work)
Duration: 6 semesters (full-time)
Start of Program: Mid-September (calendar week 38)
Location: Winterthur
Language of Instruction: English
Semester Fee: CHF 720.- (subject to change) + additional fees
Enrollment: End of April. The enrollment form will be available from the end of October.

What You Will Learn

As a graduate, you will have a heightened understanding of the societal, political and socio-cultural realities of the inter­nati­o­nal business world. You will acquire a broad knowledge of busi­ness administration and will be able to work in project teams and do case studies that concern our busi­ness part­ners. By spending two semesters abroad and by taking part in study trips, you will be able to gain practical international ex­pe­ri­ence. Our faculty is multinational and your instructors have international backgrounds that include both professional work and academic research.

Your Career Prospects

Functions

    • Corporate development
    • Marketing and sales
    • Key account management
    • Financial Management
    • HR management
    • Supply chain management, order management, procurement, and logistics
    • Project and product management

                  Sectors

                    • Industry
                    • Services
                    • Consulting
                    • Commerce
                    • Financial sector

                            Program Structure and Admission Requirements

                            International and Practically Oriented

                            The BSc in International Management is designed as a full-time course of study which takes six semesters to complete. All classroom instruction is completely in English. You will spend your third and your fourth semesters abroad at one of our partner universities. (This is compulsory.)

                            What You Need to Qualify

                            The International Management program is aimed at candidates interested in preparing for a position in an international environment or organization. These need to have excellent English language skills. In addition, they should have had some international exposure by spending time abroad and demonstrate a keen interest in international management as a discipline. The ability to interact with people of different cultures should be seen as both an asset and a welcome challenge. Requirements are:

                            • A federally recognized vocational baccalaureate: no entrance exam or additional professional experience required
                            • A non-commercial vocational baccalaureate: no entrance exam required; at least one year of regular work experience in the commercial field
                            • A federally recognized academic baccalaureate: no entrance exam required; at least one year of regular work experience in the commercial field
                            • Proficiency of English at C1 level (Cambridge Proficiency, Cambridge Advanced, BEC Higher, IELTS min. 7.0, TOEFL internet-based min. 95)

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