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International Business Administration [old SPO]

Important Notes

  1. The general study duration counts four semester, including the time of writing and defending your master thesis. With a written request, which is completed by the written statement of your employer, the Examination Board can accredit a study extension up to three semesters, to allow your studies in addition to an occupational commitment. This request has to be turned in at the head of the Examination Board at latest at the end of the first study semester.

  2. Sample schedules

  3. Please consider information of the examination board around your examinations.

  4. The language education is organized in study option [1b] and [2b] and is generally taught over more than one semester. Therefore it should be started at the earliest possible time. As of § 20 Abs. 3 Study and Examination Regulation (excluding the obligatory language education in German and English) besides Polish and French, further languages can be allowed if you turn in a request with the Examination Board. According to the enactment of 11.11.2008 in addition all languages are allowed in free to choose combinations that are offered through the language centre of the European University Viadrina with the degree Unicert III.

  5. Up to the point of registering your Master Thesis you have to proof your internship commitment with an economic reference and in the amount of 12 weeks. Students, who study this program as extra-occupational, can be exempted hereof, by requesting such at the examination board (§ 5 Abs. 2 of the Study and Examination Regulation). Furthermore, students that already completed a commercial apprenticeship can be exempted from the obligatory internship, by requesting such at the examination board. A certificate to proof that the internship is part of the Master program can be received at the Career Center.

  6. Information about your thesis

  7. Information about re-registration and academic leave of absence

  8. Application for auf removal from the university register

  9. Information about the awarding of the Diploma

  10. Notice about certifications for BAföG