Two of the most popular degree courses in an interdisciplinary approach: Legal and economic sciences
The business law studies combine legal science content with business law topics. Students acquire the ability to find legally and economically sound solutions, critically evaluate various courses of action, and make decisions independently. They are able to competently argue their decisions and put them into practice.
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Mitglied der Wirtschaftsjuristischen Hochschulvereinigung (WHV)
The degree course Business Law conveys you the competence to apply legal and economic expert knowledge to complex questions of economic life and develop interdisciplinary solutions. You will also learn to familiarize yourself with new areas of expertise and special questions method-based and how to professionally present work results.
The LL.B. program in Business Law comprises 60% law, 30% economics and 10% key qualifications.
This degree course is the right choice for you if you have the following set of skills: analytical thinking, abstraction capabilities, excellent knowledge of the written German language, good English and math skills as well as an interest in political and economic global affairs.
Practical study term included – opportunity to go abroad
A practical study term and the chance to study at a European or non-European partner university for one or more semesters top off your studies.
Duration of studies and admission requirements
The degree course takes seven semesters and can be started in the summer and winter semester of each year. The admission requirements are a university of applied sciences entrance qualification, or the general higher education entrance qualification. The number of admitted students is limited by a university-internal numerus clausus. More relevant information can be found here Admissions Office of the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences.
Accreditation and degree
- The degree course Business law entails 210 ECTS credits and is accredited by ZEvA.
- After a successful graduation from your degree course, you will be granted a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), which will allow you under certain conditions to further advance your studies by choosing the three-semester long master's degree course „Verhandeln und Gestalten von Verträgen – Negotiating and Designing Contracts (LL.M.)“.
The curriculum includes the following:
The admission deadline for the receipt of the application ends on January 15 for the summer semester and on July 15, for the winter semester. For the random study place allocation a separate and informal application must be submitted. The application period starts two weeks prior to the beginning of the lectures of the respective semester and ends on the day of the beginning of the lectures of the respective semester.
Possible fields of action are particularly in the legal and sales departments of trade, service and industrial corporations, in banks, management and human resources consultancies, tax consultancies, audit firms and in large law firms.
Special features make it particularly special
This is the right choice for you if you have the following set of skills: analytical thinking, abstraction capability, excellent ability to express yourself in the written German language, good English and math skills and an interest in political and economic global affairs.