48 months
22000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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Learn how to excel in an international business environment. Fulfil the demand for business leaders with both advanced language and management skills. The International Management and Modern Languages (German) (Hons) Including Year Abroad degree is offered at University of Bath.

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You will benefit from the expertise of two leading departments, the School of Management and the Department of Politics, Languages and International Studies.

Studying International Management and Modern Languages (German) (Hons) Including Year Abroad  at University of Bath  you’ll gain specialised knowledge of relevant countries’ business environments and contemporary politics, society and culture. From day one you’ll be taught in German.

Year 1

You’ll cover core management subjects while developing your German, including technical business vocabulary, business economics and data analysis. You will also study contemporary culture, politics and society.

Year 2

As well as optional units, you’ll cover core subjects like marketing and organisational behaviour whilst continuing to learn about Germany’s business environment and recent history. This prepares you for your year abroad.

Year abroad

Spend up to 12 months in a German-speaking country. You’ll have the flexibility to choose a work placement, International Academic Exchange or a combination of both.

Final year

In your final year you'll choose from a range of management units and continue to build your expertise in German.

Professional Development Programme

Prepare for the career you want with our Professional Development Programme (PDP). PDP includes training and workshops to improve your skills in areas like:

  • writing CVs and applications
  • job interviews
  • aptitude tests

If you want to do a placement, PDP will help you find a relevant role and make the most of your time there.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • German written and spoken language 1
  • Business economics
  • Quantitative methods and data analysis
  • National business environment of UK - legal aspects
  • The business environment in Germany
  • The UK macroeconomic environment
  • Accounting for managers
  • Deutschland 1945 bis 1989

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


480 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your application, especially your personal statement, should demonstrate your enthusiasm for international management and languages. You might demonstrate that you have an active interest in understanding people, work and organisations in a global setting, as well as developing your chosen language.
  • You will need a strong performance in German as part of your entry qualifications. If you are not taking it as part of your entry qualification, we can accept a relevant B2 level language qualification, such as TestDaF, Goethe-Zertifikat Deutsch or DSD.
  • We welcome students from a variety of backgrounds to our language courses. Language content in the first year of this degree is typically pitched at students who have studied that language to A level (or equivalent) and who are not native speakers. If you have more advanced language skills you may find these aspects of first year study less challenging.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 22000 GBP per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Bath

808 - 1228 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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