CBS Cologne Business School is an internationally oriented private business school established in 1993 in the city of Cologne, Germany. The business school is a state-recognized university of applied sciences and offers study programs in many different areas.
CBS Cologne Business School was one of the first schools in Germany to introduce a Bachelor’s degree in International Business. Today, CBS is ranked as Germany’s best private university in the field of business studies. CBS` programs also include lectures in the field of intercultural competences and social skills. In its Bachelor-, Master- and MBA-Programs, CBS educates multinational students in a practical-oriented and cross-cultural manner.
Around 30% of CBS’s students are coming from countries abroad, 40% of the students are women.
REASONS FOR JOINING CBS
LONG TRADITION OF
CBS offers a history of excellence spanning more than 100 years, as part of the oldest network of private universities in Germany. In 1993, CBS introduced Bachelor degrees in Germany, making the university a pioneer in the field of higher education. All our professors are experts in their respective fields and are passionate about teaching.
Come to CBS and meet students from more than 75 different countries! Located in Cologne in the heart of Europe, CBS is the perfect setting to experience study in Germany. As many as 28 European countries can easily be reached by car, train or air. Germany’s high speed rail network offers you the opportunity to plan unforgettable trips, so you can relax away from your studies.
Profit from our excellent network with almost 1,000 companies for internships and your future career. Germany is constantly looking for experts and has the most powerful growing economy in Europe with an international working environment, high income per head and a unique social security system.
& OUTSTANDING SUPPORT
Your education is our priority: CBS offers small class sizes, fantastic student support and guidance from professors, faculty and service department staff to make sure students get the most from their studies. We are committed to creating a welcoming classroom environment that will make you feel at home.
INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIPS AND NETWORKS
Can’t decide between spending your semester abroad in New York, Sydney or Paris? CBS’ global university network with over 100 partner universities across all continents can get you there. Our university partnerships provide more valuable teaching, learning and research collaboration for staff and students.
CBS IS INTERNATIONAL Students and lecturers from all over the world get to meet each other on the international CBS campus. Moreover, students can both study for a semester at one of more than 100 partner universities and combine this with an internship abroad. Studying at CBS provides students with knowledge and experience which is vital for later work in global companies. Lecturers with an international background train foreign language skills and teach students valuable information on the business etiquette of different countries.
CBS IS PRACTICAL Both the professors and the Career Services department maintain close contact to well-known national and international companies across all industries. During their studies, students will work on case studies and will help real-life companies to find solutions to their problems.
Moreover, attractive companies regularly present career opportunities during student events or career fairs. Furthermore, mandatory internships are part of the study programs and many of the students work together with a company for their Bachelor Thesis. With this approach, CBS offers excellent career opportunities for a smooth start into the business world after the studies. PERSONAL SKILLS DEVELOPMENTCBS also trains personal skills and methodical competence in a uniquely designed skills development program.
These skills include rhetoric and presentation techniques or intercultural training.
In addition, corporate business games simulating real-life cases ensure variety in the curriculum and train the students’ management and decision-making abilities.
From the first day onwards, students at CBS have the opportunity to discuss their career plans in individual consultations with the Career Services department – whether for internships as part of the curriculum or as career coaching before graduation. CBS also helps students to review application documents and to prepare for job interviews. By the way, many CBS students already get to meet their future employer during their studies! This is also proven by the above-average job placement rate in interesting jobs for CBS graduates.
CBS Cologne Business School provides the best available quality. In addition to being officially recognized by the responsible state ministry as well as being an accredited institution by the “Wissenschaftsrat” (German Science and Humanities Council), CBS study programs are also checked regularly by the tri-national accreditation agency FIBAA (Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation) with regard to content, topicality and academic feasibility. On behalf of the “Akkreditierungssrates der Bundesrepublik” (German Accreditation Council), the FIBAA examines all degree programs, thus ensuring quality in higher education.
An international campus atmosphere and attractive surroundings provide the best conditions for successful studies at CBS. Small but impressive – this is the impression gained at CBS campus. Bright, friendly rooms, PC workplaces, an in-house library, a caféteria, a garden and wireless internet connection throughout the campus.
But student life is more than merely lectures, exams and homework. Eating and drinking, culture and sports, student initiatives and general educational projects are also included. CBS’ students enjoy a wide range of offers and can choose from many different activities. The relaxed campus, the modern business lounge and also the close-by Volksgartenpark entice you to be active and do something with your fellow students, also after lecture time.
LIVING IN COLOGNE
With more than 2,000 years of history and a population of more than one million, Cologne is the fourth largest city in Germany and the largest city of North Rhine- Westphalia and has a lot to offer. Its geographical location in the centre of Europe makes it easy to travel to neighbouring countries such as The Netherlands, Belgium, France and Luxembourg.
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