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Application and Admission

What are the admission requirements for the SBWL Strategy & Organization?

Required basic knowledge for all three bachelor programs - BW, IBW, and WIRE


  • Fundamentals of Economics I

  • Introduction to Business Administration

  • Mathematics

  • Statistics

Please find further admission criteria here:​program/bachelors-​programs/business-​economics-and-social-sciences/optional-​subjects/

Required basic knowledge for students of the BBE program:

  • Quantitative Methods I

  • Quantitative Methods II

  • Business & Society

  • Foundations in Microeconomics

The SBWL Strategy and Organization program is held in English. Therefore, a good command of English is necessary, please provide proof of knowledge (EBC, English Certificates, or similar) if possible.

We highly recommend for all bachelor students to attend "Human Resources, Leadership and Organization" (Personal, Führung und Organisation) prior to this specialization.


There are two parts in the application process of to the SBWL Strategy & Organization:

  1. Register for “Access to Specialization in Business Administration: Strategy and Organization” via the LPIS System and

  2. Apply directly to the Institute of Organization Design:
    a) Fill in the SBWL Application Form
    b) Add your CV, the transcript of your records, and your letter of motivation (please use this form


Once you successfully passed the admission process, your AG will show “successfully completed”. This will enable you to register for the SBWL courses via the LPIS system.

Please note: Registering to “Access to Specialization in Business Administration: Strategy and Organization” is not an automatic admission to our specialization. We will inform the accepted students after the admission process. You will have to register for the courses of the specialization via LPIS.

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