Today’s business world is constantly changing, bring with it exciting new opportunities as well as daily challenges. That’s why at BSBI, we are dedicated to training students to effectively shape the future by overcoming these challenges and becoming tomorrow’s business leaders.
With enterprise, leadership and success at its core, BSBI offers industry relevant programmes which focus on developing the practical business skills needed to ensure your professional success. Located in the heart of Berlin and with students from more than 50 plus country we are truly international business school that provides academic excellence.
Berlin School of Business and Innovation is proud to be a member of some of the most exciting and innovative organisations including PRIME, AACSB and Business Graduates Association.
Memberships such as these recognise our commitment to providing high quality education to our students, an outstanding working environment for our staff and useful support for your partners. Additionally, these memberships enable us to access a pool of resources which serve to benefit all BSBI stakeholders. We will continue to forge relationships with external organisations and create invaluable business connections in order to fulfil BSBI’s mission of providing flexible and affordable education in Germany.
Why study at BSBI?
Here are just a few of the reasons why BSBI is the perfect place for you to study.
Study in a well-equipped campus located in the heart of Berlin, Germany’s capital. Germany is the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe.
Excellent Student Support
We provide excellent academic tuition, guaranteed small-sized classes, industry experts and guest speaker presentation.
Free Executive Education Course
BSBI and London School of Business and Finance (Executive Education) have partnered to offer BSBI students the chance to attend a FREE five-day executive course while pursuing their degree.
Free German language course
This will help you increase your employment opportunities in Germany after graduation.
BSBI has integrated the Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) and e-learning programmes into the heart of its teaching.
Dedicated Career Services
From CV workshops and networking events to personalised career advice, the team are on hand to provide students with specialised services need to fulfil their career aspirations.
Post study German Visa
After graduation, if you would like to extend your residence permit in Germany, you can apply for a job-seeking visa for up to 18 months that will allow you to work without limitations. In order to benefit from career opportunities in Germany, a good level of German is necessary.
Free legal Support
Confusing visa process? No problem- once you arrive in Germany our legal partner SERS will provide the visa advice and support free of charge.
BSBI is situated in Schöneberg, a lively district with good transport links and many beautiful green spaces.
The vibrant neighbourhood has many shops, trendy restaurants and local cafes for you to explore. The city centre is also easily reachable by public transport, meaning you will need be at a loose end with things to see and do.
We are also conveniently surrounded by great career opportunities for students to pursue after graduation. Just walking distance from our campus is Potsdamer Platz, home to several big corporations including Sony, Deutsche Bahn and Daimler.
The newly refurbished campus boasts bright and welcoming lecture rooms, a modern student lounge and wireless internet, with great access to all the nearby amenities too!
10 Reasons to Study in Berlin
1. Berlin’s strong economy
As the capital of Germany- fourth largest economy in the world- Berlin is a major International centre of business, research, tourism and creative industries.
2. Start-up Capital of Europe
As well as hosting some of the world’s biggest corporations, Berlin has become a heaven for budding entrepreneurs with many new creative, financial and tech start-up’s being established in the city.
3. Excellent transport connections
Berlin is known to have one of the best transport systems of any major city in the world, as well as being an International flight and rail hub.
4. Berlin’s unique culture
Berliners are known for their unique outlook on life- they care less about small things, interfere less in other people’s business and enjoy life more.
5. Affordable living costs
Living expenses in the city are far cheaper than other student destinations such as the UK, US and Australia.
6. Berlin’s Social Scene
Shows, parties, openings, restaurants, workshops, talks, open air festivals, bars and lots of events - Berlin has something for all kinds of people, wherever you want.
7. Low levels of Unemployment
Thanks to its strong economy, Germany always has maintained a low level of unemployment compared to other European capital cities.
8. Students can work part-time
International students are given the opportunity of being able to work part-time. This means it’s easier to gain work experience and make the most of the city.
9. Top ten rated student city
Berlin has been ranked 7th in the 2018 QS rankings for the best student cities in the world - higher than Boston, Toronto and Sydney!
10. Berlin’s many parks
Everywhere you look, every corner you turn you will find either a part ok community garden. Berlin has hundreds of official parks making it one of the greenest cities in the world.
Our programmes have been designed to develop the practical business skills needed to thrive in today’s global business market. With enterprise, leadership and success at their core, our programs combine theory with practice to keep students up-to-date.
We offer undergraduate, postgraduate and doctorate programmes, all of which focus you helping you become an exceptional leader in your field. Designed and delivered by industry experts, our programmes will provide you with a competitive edge needed to stand out in the global job market.
Master ́s programmes
- Global MBA (UNINETTUNO)
- MBA (Concordia University Chicago)
- MBA Maritime and Shipping Management (UNINETTUNO)
- MA in Finance and Investments (UNINETTUNO)
- MA in Strategic Marketing (UNINETTUNO)
- MA in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (Concordia University Chicago)
- MA in International Tourism, Tourism and Hospitality Management (UNINETTUNO)
- MA in International Health Management (UNINETTUNO)
- 21 years old
- Undergraduate degree from a recognised university
English language requirements
- IELTS minimum score of 6.0 (not less than 5.5 in any component)
- PTE 50+ score or equivalent
Concordia University Chicago Programmes
- 21 years old
- ^Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution.
- GPA earned 2.25 or above
English language requirements **
- IELTS- minimum score of 6.0 or;
- TOEFL - minimum score of 72(internet-based)
*If you do not meet the above academic requirements, applicants with professional academic qualification and /or relevant work experience may be considered on an individual basis.
** English language requirements may be waived for native English speakers and/or applicants who have completed their education in English. Applicants are assessed on an individual basis.
^^ International students who have earned an advanced degree from an accredited institution in the United States, or students from an International English-speaking university (in which the lingua franca is English) do not need to submit English language scores.
Studying at BSBI is subject to tuition fees which is on an average 3500 Euros per semester and partial scholarships are available for International students.