About Karlshochschule

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  • Officially recognized by the Wissenschaftsministerium (Ministry of Science) Baden-Württemberg
  • All degree programs (12 BA, one MA) are accredited by the FIBAA
  • FIBAA Premium-seal for all Management Bachelor Programs
  • System accreditation by the FIBAA
  • 10 professors, 4 honorary professors, approx. 80 lecturers
  • Approx. 650 students


Our Teaching

  • Is shaped by an interest in knowledge of economic and entrepreneurial activity
  • Is in pursuit of an interpretative approach to economics
  • Qualifies students to take on management and leadership functions in business and society, imparting cognitive-theoretical knowledge ("rules"), disposable knowledge ("tools") and orientation knowledge (knowledge of ethically justified purposes and goals)
  • Is designed for a quick and sure way to career entry
  • Is intercultural:
    • English as the language of instruction, starting from the 3rd semester at the latest
    • compulsory learning of a second and optional third foreign language
    • languages offered: Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish
    • recommended semester abroad at one of the numerous partner universities worldwide
    • Modules with intercultural references from the 1st semester onwards to prepare students for the international job market.


The Students


Preparation for Career Entry

  • Compulsory internship
  • Two compulsory business projects: Design and implementation of specific measures for a company in a team under the supervision of mentors from the business world.
  • Opportunity for practical collaboration with companies for the bachelor thesis

Study Programs

The Bachelor Programs


The Master's Program Master in Management


The Master's Program Master in Social TransFormation - Politics, Philosophy & Economics