Business Administration/Human Resources and Staff Managementfull time

  • Bachelor of Science


  • 7 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Pforzheim


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • Business Administration
  • Human Resource Management

Labour Law, Personnel Selection, Employee Support, Personnel and Organisational Development, Work Design, Employee Management


Human resources and staff management - in combination with a sound business administration degree course People are at the centre of our business activities and therefore also at the centre of our human resources management studies. An undergraduate degree in Business Administration with a focus on human resources and staff management prepares you perfectly for embarking on a career in HRM (Human Resource Management). Are you interested in people and their work, are you communicative and open, do you think in terms of goals and business? Then the Bachelor's degree course in Business Administration/Human Resources and Staff Management is just right for you! In addition to day-to-day operational business, potential fields of work in human resources management particularly include consulting and the development of concepts for human resources work. In the field of human resources and organisational development, the path leads from the classic organiser of company seminars to the supporter of individual development processes or an initiator of complex change processes in the company.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

90% of study places are awarded via the university's internal selection procedure with the following selection criteria: Initially, a weighted overall grade is calculated for the higher education entrance qualification. This is determined as follows: Average grade in the university entrance exam (HZB) - 50 % Individual grades of the HZB in Mathematics - 30% Individual grades of the HZB in English - 20% A weighted grade for the selection procedure is thus determined as follows: Weighted overall grade for the qualification for admission to higher education - 70% Result of the academic ability test - 30% Participation in the academic ability test is voluntary\; it can improve your chances of gaining a place to study but can never reduce them.

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    see application deadlines for new students

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    see application deadlines for new students

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Economics and Law as well as Engineering: > Bachelor's degree Winter semester 15.07. Summer semester 15.01. > Master's: For application deadlines, please refer to the website of the respective degree course. Design: > Bachelor's and Master's degree: Winter semester: 30.04. Summer semester 30 October

Tuition fee

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Further languages


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service