Business Administration (Bachelor, job-concurrent)

Entry for this programme is restricted to graduates of a business administration degree from the “Verwaltungs- und Wirtschaftsakademie” (VWA) in Munich. Admission at the WHZ can take place after the 6th semester.

The job-concurrent, distance-learning programme in Business Administration will provide you with the necessary skillset to carry out demanding tasks in the area of economics and/or entrepreneurship to become self-employed. The degree will provide you with key interdisciplinary skills and qualifications as well as the fundamentals and specialized knowledge of economic science.

Gaining social competence is an important component of this degree. You will become proficient in reflecting on competences in this area and developing them further. You will be capable of working and communicating effectively in a team, strengthening your presentation skills, and will gain other essential qualities, such as independent decision making and conflict resolution. As a result of the degree, you will be qualified to successfully take on responsible leadership positions in companies. The teaching is carried out through both theoretical and practical methods, in order to gain experience through real life examples as well as developing your academic and systematic methods. Alongside this, you will gain knowledge, skills and proficiencies in specialised aspects and methods of economics.

degreeBachelor of Arts (B.A.)
core topics
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources Management
  • Business Informatics
  • Market-driven Business Management
  • Logistics
type of programmedistance learning / job-concurrent degree
semester startwinter semester
no. of semesters / ECTS-Credits 8 semesters / 180 ECTS
admission requirements
  • University Entrance Qualifications (A prerequisite for application is the general high-school graduation certificate (Abitur) or comparable qualification for admission to higher education)
  • Applications can be carried out via the Verwaltungs- und Wirtschafts-Akademie München e. V. (
admission restrictionno restricted entry
tuition fees 400 Euros per semester + semester fee
accreditationuntil 09/21


Incoming Students - Degree Seeking
Elke Kunze
room: PKB 230a
+49 375 536 1061
+49 375 536 1063[at]

Coordination Office for Refugees
Katrin Meyer
room: PKB 511
+49 375 536 1065
+49 375 536 1063

International Office

Katrin Jugelt
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230
+49 375 536 1068
+49 375 536 1063[at]

Postal address
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
International Office
Kornmarkt 1
08056 Zwickau

Adress for visitors
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB)
Dr.-Friedrichs Ring 2A
rooms 228/230/230a (above the canteen)