Bachelor in Financial Management


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Program Description

Globalization and digitalization are currently leading to disruptive changes in many business models as well as entire industries and markets. In addition to a clear corporate strategy, companies that want to remain competitive due to growing complexity and dynamism need above all an efficient financial management. Whether profitable growth, resource efficiency, IPO or corporate finance - the demands on industry experts are constantly increasing. At the same time, the academically well-trained financial managers have excellent career prospects in many facets and sub-areas of financial management.

In distance learning financial management, you will acquire a sound business and financial foundation. In addition, your methodological and personal skills will be trained to prepare you for the assumption of responsible specialist and management tasks in the financial management of companies or financial service providers.

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study period

  • Standard period of study: 36 months
  • Different time models possible
  • Study start possible at any time
(Technical) Abitur or subject-related university entrance qualification
Without Abitur:
  • Master's certificate or advanced training
  • At least two years of vocational training followed by at least 3 years of professional experience (full-time)
AR seal, ZFU (approval number 158214)

Course Overview

The distance learning course in financial management provides you with a sound business and financial basis as well as methodological and personal skills for a successful job in the financial management of companies or financial service providers. In the course of your studies, you will acquire a deep understanding of the various requirements of financial management and learn to solve financial problems independently. In addition, you will be empowered to evaluate entrepreneurial strategies and plans from a financial perspective. This means you are qualified to take on specialist and management responsibility in financial functions such as financial accounting, controlling or treasury or liquidity management. In addition to classic basic subjects, the curriculum also takes into account current trends and developments in the course of digitization.

Our bachelor's program is modular, which means that you study using subject areas that are divided into so-called "modules". Within these modules there is an introductory course and an in-depth course, which prepare you systematically for the completion of this module. Within the modules, you will receive ECTS points (European Credit Transfer System) for each successful completion, which document your performance. These ECTS points are internationally comparable and of course recognized.


In the fifth and sixth semester, you choose your three specializations in the amount of 30 ECTS. To do this, you decide on a specialization from different areas. Some exemplary specializations are:

  • Advanced Leadership
  • IT Management
  • Digital transformation
  • International marketing and branding
  • Personnel, strategy and organization

Accredited degree

All current courses at the IUBH are accredited by the FIBAA (Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation).
Accreditation is only granted if the content and structure of a study program meets all qualitative requirements.

FIBAA is a kind of TÜV for academic education that checks the quality of Bachelor and Master courses on behalf of the Accreditation Council. The accreditation is renewed every five (first accreditation) or seven (re-accreditation) years - a guarantee for the quality of our teaching.
FIBAA awards its premium seal for courses of exceptional quality. Five courses at the IUBH have already been awarded this special seal. The IUBH is one of the leading universities in Germany with five or more premium seals.

Your professional future in finance

Financial management is divided into many facets and sub-areas - from controlling to accounting and corporate finance to taxes, risk management or international accounting. In addition to classic financial professions, there are also those that require special leadership skills and management skills. You can expect an exciting environment with above-average earning potential. With a bachelor's degree in distance learning financial management, you already set an important milestone on your career path.

Last updated May 2020

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