The BA (Hons) in Business is a three-year bachelor programme offering a unique holistic approach to studying business. Our programme combines the core areas of business with innovative personal and professional development. With this accredited and internationally recognised degree, students can go on to pursue Master studies, run family companies, start their own businesses, or get a competitive edge on the international job market.

Academic Degree Programme

Each subject is taught in a series of interactive seminars lead by experienced lecturers who are experts in their chosen academic field and who have extensive professional experience.

In small classes of maximum 15–20, students work on case studies, examine real company profiles, and learn how to apply academic theories to real life business scenarios.

Customised Education

In conjunction with the academic degree, students can choose semi or fully customised “Programme” options that allow them to develop their character and skill. Experiential learning at the College, in companies and in interactive sessions with experts are used to develop the five core skills below while individual character issues (such as procrastination, perfectionism, lack of self-confidence or focus) that may hamper skill development are worked on through weekly mentoring and coaching. In fully customised programmes, “CEO Shadowing” and “Company Placements” are undertaken.

  • Empathetic Exchange
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Communication
  • Grit, Passion, Investment
  • Time Management / Results Orientation

Entry Requirements

  • At Globe College the average IB grade accepted is approximately 30 points, or mid-range grades for those taking the Abitur, which must include maths and a language.
  • Evidence of English language ability may be required for non-native speakers.
  • All students who apply for this programme are required to undertake a Golden Ticket Weekend workshop assessment or equivalent interactive event (please contact for more information).
  • Students who have less than the required points can be accepted in certain circumstances (for example mature students).


The BA (Hons) degree is fully accredited by the Irish government (through QQI, the accrediting body of the Irish government, Globe College has state acceptance in Bavaria to offer all three years of this degree programme in Germany. The degree is on the Anabin database (which lists all degrees that are recognised in Germany). The degree is a fully accredited European qualification with 180 ECTS and is issued with an official Diploma Supplement (a requirement for European recognised degrees under the Bologna process). The degree is run in collaboration with our partner college in Ireland, Griffith College ( For further details on accreditation on this degree please contact


The fees for the BA (Hons) in Business degree are 12,500 Euros per term (general degree), 20,000-25,000 Euros per term (semi-customised) or 40,000-50,000 Euros per term (fully-customised).

There are six terms over the three years of the degree, namely two per year. Semesters run from September to January, and February to May. A one-off application fee of 450 Euros is also applicable.

A Commitment Fee of 4,000 EUR is paid upon acceptance to the programme, which is then deducted from the first two semester fees.

How to Apply

To apply for this programme please complete the application form either online (see the Apply Now button), or by printing the form here. Once completed the printed form should be emailed to
Alternatively, please contact for an individual consultation, and further details on the admissions process.


As the BA (Hons) is a fully accredited European Degree (with 180 ECTS points), students who successfully graduate on this programme can progress to Master studies within Germany, Europe or further afield, either in state or private third level institutions. Please see our alumni section for a partial list of the universities where our graduates undertake Master degrees.

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