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University of Applied Management Studies

As a state-approved private business university, HdWM offers a wide variety of degree programmes and services for continuing education in the areas of economics and management. The main shareholder of HdWM, the International Bund (IB), has been making a valuable contribution to the education market for years. 

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (1)



At HdWM, we offer three-year management degree courses which include a one-semester internship, which will help you get work experience. During your studies, you will have many opportunities to get to know our partner companies and make contacts in the business world.


Discrete, confidential, individual and unbureaucratic, the team is there to assist students to overcome hinderances that may keep them from successfully completing their course of study. Along with longer time to work on exams, they can also arrange coaching through a cooperation agreement with the Karlsruhe Institute (KI). Also, financial support through the Deutschlandstipendium are awarded specifically to students with MS, dyslexia, reading and writing disabilities, trauma, depression, learning disabilities, or similar conditions.

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Student services

At HdWM, every student can select a foreign language or complete a semester abroad. The International Office organises all stays abroad with the students and provides them with advice concerning financial support in the framework of Erasumus+ or other programmes. This makes sure that course achievements earned abroad are also in line with the degree programmes at HdWM.

Library services

HdWM has a reading and lending library with special literature for each degree programme. Students can prepare for their exams here in a suitable study atmosphere. For research purposes and academic papers, students of HdWM also have access to libraries of other institutions. Furthermore, in cooperation with the University of Applied Labour Studies, our students have comprehensive access to the library there.

ICT services

The technical facilities at HdWM are state-of-the-art. Interactive Smartboards in every lecture room, Wi-Fi on the whole campus, as well as the university-wide use of Office 365 create a digital learning environment.


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