For business, economics, social science and many other subjects.

Business. Economy. Politics. Society.

Der W-Kurs bahn Ihnen den Weg in die Studienwelt der Wirtschaft, Politik und Gesellschaft.

Do you want to join a multinational company? Would you like to analyse  the market for an NGO? Are you fascinated by politics and social developments? The W-Course conveys all the knowledge you need for a successful start of your studies in this field.

Subjects you can study after completing the W-Course.

  • Economics
  • Business
  • Social Science
  • Sociology
  • Social Work
  • Political Science
  • Jurisprudence
  • European Economy
  • Actuarial Science

About the W-Course.


Requirements for admission: You need a university entrance certificate from your country. You also need German language skills on level B1 of the common European Framwork (CEF)

Students from China and Vietnam Also need a certificate issued by the APS-bureau at the embassies in Beijing and Hanoi.

Before the admission to the course, you should have already applied to a German University for the subject you want to study. We can provide you with additional information. We also advice you to consult the information provided by the working service point for international student applications

Duration. ­Content. Final exam.

The W-Course At the WBS Studienkolleg lasts two terms with 36 weeks of education mit insgesamt 36 Unterrichts­­wochen.

Taught subjects: German, mathematics, business and economics, social science, English and computer science.

The education at thje WBS STUDIENKOLLEG includes 32 periods a week: 10 periods of German language,  8 periods mathematics, 8 periods business and economics as well as to periods of social science, English language and computer science each.

At the ende of the education your have to participate in a written final exam, called Fest­stellungs­prüfung, that will be held in the following subjects: German language, mathematics as well as business and economics. After passing the exam you will be granted a certificate that proofs that you are proficient in the subjects necessary to apply to a German university.

Additional information concerning the education at a Studienkolleg in Germany can be found in the Studienkollegverordnung (in German).  

Tuition Fee and Expenses.

The education at the WBS STUDIENKOLLEG 5.960,00 €, including admission, final exam and certificate.

Additional information about the usual expenses while studying in German can be found in the FAQ.

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