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Municipal Civil Service - Administrative Business Administration (VBWL)
dual system, including practical semester
Bachelor of Arts
Standard period of study (amount)
Bielefeld, Dortmund, Duisburg, Hagen, Gelsenkirchen, Köln
Overview and admission
Winter Semester only
Subject-specific theoretical studies at the university and practical training phases totalling 18 months each are alternated
Training within the administration. No application directly at the higher education institution. Applications have to be addressed to the responsible hiring authorities. Course start once a year as of 1 September In the so-called 'Vorbereitungsdienst' (preparatory stage of training) only those who fulfil the legal requirements for the appointment can be recruited to the civil service.
Winter semester (2020/2021)
Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants
The degree course begins on 1 September of each year.
Languages of instruction