Bachelor E-Commerce (B.A.)

I trade digitally.

E-Commerce helps you find the optimal sales channel mix and technically handle issues in business management. 

Distance learning

Dual studies

Language : German

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YOUR USER EXPERIENCE. OPTIMIZED IN YOUR E-COMMERCE STUDIES.

Benefit from online trading as a future-proof growth market. Academically trained e-commerce managers are now among the most demanded sales professionals in digital commerce. Why? Because online experts have to keep an eye on all processes at all times and take over important core tasks in a wide variety of areas. Whether it is the establishment of new distribution channels, the further development of existing sales channels or the business analysis of extensive data structures. The E-commerce degree programme at the IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU) optimally prepares you for a wide range of challenges and ensures a career with a future. 

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Career

YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES. FUTURE-ORIENTED.

Your studies in E-Commerce are opening a whole new range of opportunities for you and your career. Be ready to make an impact and to work in an industry as diverse as your learned skills. 

Choose the way you want to study E-Commerce at the IU

You can study E-Commerce in various study forms. This depends entirely on how your individual everyday life looks like and what prerequisites you have when you begin your studies. The table provides you with a good overview about the benefits of the different forms of study and which model will support you best on your personal path. 

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We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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Distance learning

For maximum freedom - study 100% flexible

You study completely on your own terms – whenever, wherever and however you want! Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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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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Degree
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts
State-recognised & award-winning*
State-recognised & award-winning*
German
German
Admission requirements
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
Advantages of the study format
Flexible learning on the online campus - whenever and wherever you want
Private dual studies for 0€ – the costs are covered by the practice partner
Innovative study app IU Learn and online campus
Innovative study programmes with a future
Possibility to study alongside your job thanks to 100% online teaching
Combination of theory and practice with our 10,000+ practice partners
Personal support from study advisors, teachers, study coaches and career coaches
Structured curriculum, best support and personal contacts
Take your online exams 24/7 from the comfort of your own home
Classes and exams virtually or on-site in small groups
Campus
Virtual campus – 100 % online
Virtual campus & 38 locations
Time model
Start your studies at any time
Start your studies up to 4x per year
Full Time – 36 months
Full time – 42 months
Part Time I – 48 months
Part Time II – 72 months
Study online
Study online and on-site at the campus

* Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree programme.

Why you should study E-Commerce 

As an academic, you have very high chances of working in better-paid positions, you are more secure and you are more flexible in planning your career. A degree provides you with skills that will prepare you for a successful career and give you better career opportunities. Sometimes, only a degree course can lead to a certain profession, and it provides you with technical skills that are useful for your future profession. Apart from that, people with a degree are less affected by unemployment. 

 
This is what your E-Commerce studies at the IU look like 

Our bachelor's degree programme in E-Commerce provides you with the ability to optimally understand and analyse the data and data structures underlying online commerce and to convert them into efficient processes. In addition to a comprehensive basic knowledge of business administration, this also includes the specialist know-how in the most sought-after professional fields within digital sales. This way, you can qualify specifically in the areas of Retail Management, Online Marketing or Data Science & Analysis. You will also get to know the most important content management systems and payment systems. With maximum practical relevance, you develop web shops along the user experience. After successfully completing your e-commerce studies, you will perform important functions in e-commerce companies. 

 

Future prospects: What you can do after your studies 

Almost every industry now uses web platforms as a sales channel and for customer acquisition. Whether it is B2B or B2C. With the rapid growth of online trading, the demand for skilled workers is also growing. With your E-Commerce degree, a wide range of career opportunities awaits you, e.g. as an E-Commerce Manager, Product Manager or Category Manager in E-Commerce. 

The most important questions about studying E-Commerce

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We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

Info by post

I have taken note of the data protection declaration as well as the information on the right of withdrawal and on the persons responsible.

*Mandatory fields

Awards, accreditations and certifications