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Bachelor BWL – Sozialmanagement*

*Translated: Business Administration - Social Management. Only available in German

Create a secure basis for working with people. Begin your Business Administration – Social Management studies now! 

# Dual studies

Language : German

Management can also be social. Study Business Administration – Social Management.

Social thinking and economic action do not go together? But they do! In order for social or healthcare institutions to be self-sustaining, they need professional management - with an eye for budget and human needs. In your dual Bachelor’s degree programme in Business Administration – Social Management, you will get to know the challenges of the industry and think ahead about possible solutions. Later you will be able to work in exciting positions such as social manager, quality manager or social marketing manager.  

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In our free and non-binding information material you will find out everything about:

  • Content of your studies

  • Admission and application

  • Prices in detail

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Time for humanity: Your career opportunities.

Your business administration studies in social management are just as multifaceted as the career paths that await you. Depending on what your heart burns for, you can work in different areas. Become, for example:


As a social manager, you ensure that the care and supervisory staff in social institutions can work smoothly. This ensures, among other things, that childcare is provided safely and that people in need of care receive a comprehensive level of care. At management level, you also support the processes through analyses and you help to plan the staff's deployment. In this way, organisations can be managed effectively.




Choose how you want to study Business Administration – Social Management at IU

You can complete your Business Administration – Social Management at IU as a dual studies programme. You’ll benefit from a mix of theory and practice. You can find out more about this study format here. 

Duales Studium an der IU Internationale Hochschule: Studentin am Campus

Dual Studies

Studies or work experience? Why not both?
You will study in person or virtually and learn how to put your knowledge into practice during your practical phases in a company. The perfect mix of theory and practical experience, tailored exactly to you and your needs.

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Thank you for deciding to find out all about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences. Request your study brochure here - free of charge and without obligation.


The most important questions about studying Business Administration – Social Management


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Why you should study Business Administration – Social Management

Do exactly what you want to do: a degree is the key. It will give you more responsibility and opportunities for career advancement. You will also develop yourself further: self-organisation, self-confidence and other soft skills are trained. Your studies are an investment that adapts to your life circumstances, which makes them even more enjoyable. 

This is what your Business Administration – Social Management studies at IU look like

You form the organisational backbone of social institutions. That’s why your Business Administration – Social Management degree teaches you all the basics of economics. This includes business administration and economics, taxation and controlling. In addition, you will gain specific knowledge about social law, social work and social history. In modules such as "Medicine for Non-Medical Professionals I", you will also be prepared to work in healthcare institutions. 

A look into the future: what you will be able to do after graduating

With your degree in Business Administration – Social Management, you’ll work primarily in social or healthcare institutions and will be responsible for ensuring that processes run smoothly. As a social manager, for example, you will be responsible for planning the deployment of staff. As a quality manager, you will be responsible for optimising processes in the company – always with the needs of the clients in mind. And as a social marketing manager, you’ll work to build public trust in your organisation. 

Awards, accreditations and certifications

IU Internationale Hochschule ist seit 1999 eine staatlich anerkannte HochschuleIU Internationale Hochschule ist vom Wissenschaftsrat akkreditiertIU Internationale Hochschule ist zugelassen für FernunterrichtIU Internationale Hochschule erhält beim StudyCheck-Award 2023 die Auszeichnung „Top Hochschule in Deutschland“