Exchange Programme Schedule

The English business courses at FHWS – typically referred to as “English Programme” (EP) – are divided into the Bachelor’s programme and our exchange programme. Below you can find our course offer including additional information. During the semester, please refer to the related schedules (subject to change without notice):

Course overview for incoming exchange students

Courses offered in winter

Regular Courses

The following modules can be attended by any incoming exchange student. Furthermore, you will be able to choose from a selection of Business Electives we offer every semester. The concrete Electives change from semester to semester and can be chosen when you start studying here.
Depending on the demand, it can also be possible that further modules of the Bachelor Programme are offered. You can also chose these on site.

Modules Contained courses Type CP SWS
General Business BIMsemester 1 6 4
Institutional Business Administration
Functional Business Administration
Mathematics & Statistics BIM semester 1 6 4
Statistics
Financial Mathematics
Accounting BIM semester 1 6 4
Managerial Accounting
Financial Accounting
Business English I BIM semester 1 6 4
Business English
International Negotiations
Business Simulation BIM semester 3 6 4
Business Game
Business Plan
Marketing BIM semester 3 6 4
Principles of Marketing
Cross-Cultural Marketing
Intercultural Management BIM semester 3 6 4
Intercultural Communication
Cross Cultural Management
Economics BIM semester 3 7 4
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics

Focus courses

Please note that only double degree students can attend the focuses courses of our study programme.

Modules Contained courses Type CP SWS
Sales Management Focus semester 7 10 8
Sales Process
Sales Controlling
Distribution Management
Customer Relationship Management
International HR Management Focus semester 7 10 8
IHRM 1
IHRM 2
IHRM 3
IHRM Projects
International Finance & Accounting II Focus semester 7 10 8
Mergers and Acquisitions
Advanced Corporate Finance II / Risk Management
Advanced German Tax & International Tax
Cost Management
Entrepreneurship Focus semester 7 10 8
Entrepreneurship 1
Entrepreneurship 2
Entrepreneurship 3
Entrepreneurship 4

Courses offered in summer

Regular Courses

The following modules can be attended by any incoming exchange student. Furthermore, you will be able to choose from a selection of Business Electives we offer every semester. The concrete Electives change from semester to semester and can be chosen when you start studying here.
Depending on the demand, it can also be possible that further modules of the Bachelor Programme are offered. You can also chose these on site.

Modules Contained courses Type CP SWS
Law & Taxation BIM semester 2 6 4
German & International Law
German & International Taxation
Business Management BIM semester 2 6 4
Strategic Management
Intercultural Project Management
Human Resource Management BIM semester 2 6 4
Fundamentals of HRM
Employee Management
Finance BIM semester 2 6 4
International Finance
Financial Institutions and Capital Markets
Business English II BIM semester 2 6 4
English Business Writing Skills
English Presentation Skills
International Trade and Markets BIM semester 4 6 4
International Trade
Market Analyses
Supply Chain & Information Processing BIM semester 4 6 4
Supply Chain Management
Information Processing & ERP
Business Ethics BIM semester 4 6 4
Value-oriented argumentation
Corporate Responsibility
Organisational Structure BIM semester 4 6 4
Business Organisation
Organisational Behaviour

Focus courses

Please note that only double degree students can attend the focuses courses of our study programme.

Modules Contained courses Type CP SWS
Marketing Management Focus semester 6 10 8
Strategic Marketing
Product and Price Management
Marketing Communication
Market Research
Strategic Human Resource Management Focus semester 6 10 8
Strategic HRM 1
Strategic HRM 2
Strategic HRM 3
Contemporary Topics in HRM
International Finance & Accounting I Focus semester 6 10 8
Financial Statement Analysis
Corporate Finance
German GAAP
Management Control
Small and Medium Sized Enterprises Focus semester 6 10 8
Managing small and medium sized Enterprises
Internationalization of SMEs
Sustainability and Strategy
Marketing for SMEs

Current schedules for incoming exchange students

For the current schedules please refer to the schedule segment of our homepage:
Schedule for Bachelor programme International Management/Schedule Business Electives

The Bachelor programme International Management and the Business Electives are completely taught in English.
If courses in German are needed you can also choose from the other Bachelor programmes.

FHWS-Infoboard

For daily up-to-date information about the schedule, please refer to the Infoboard. A filter for your specific requirement is available.

Module descriptions

Course Descriptions for the Bachelor's courses and focus areas can be found in the following study manual:
Bachelor's Programme International Management module handbook