Announcements International Business

In case of any questions or issues regarding the study programme please contact beratung.internationalbusiness@h-brs.de. Please note that students are required to use their university email account for any contact with employees or professors of the university.

Current examination information

Examination information: Part 1 & Part 2 of examinations in winter semester 2019 / 2020 (St. Augustin & Rheinbach) Registrations: 22.11. - 02.12.2019 - preclusive period!

Registrations for language exams will be available via SIS within the examination registration period.

Keep in mind that you have to register for all exams of the first semester by the end of your fourth semester!

Important information on examination registration

Announcements

Cancellations and changes in the semester schedule (Updated: 19.11.19)

20.11.19 Vacancy Internship German Chamber of Commerce in Chile. For further information click here.

19.11.19 Language information session for first semester students on 05 December 19 at 13:00 in room E 037

18.11.19 Registrations for specialisations summer semester 2020 are possible via SIS from 22 November 2019 to 06 January 2020.

18.11.19 The course "Business Simulation" in the fifth semester will take place from 27 February 20 to 06 March 20. Further information including registration for the course will be published on Announcements in due time.

18.11.19 (Reminder) Survey on the language modules for first semester students is now online. Deadline is 22 November. Click here to participate.

15.11. Webinar about USC, Australia (partner university) on 20th November 2019 at 9 pm

08.11. All important information about the study abroad semester are published in LEA; here you could find also information for example about scholarships (see "current announcements"

06.11. Presentation about the study options at Beijing Foreign Studies University/China (Partner University) on 14th November 2019 at 4 pm in room G 102 (Sankt Augustin)

05.11.19 Presentation about the study options at Dublin Business School/Ireland (partner university) on 27th November 2019 at 1 pm at the campus in Rheinbach (lecture room 069.2)

04.11.19 Presentation of the specialisations for summer semester 2020 on 21 November (Sankt Augustin Campus). For further information click here.

29.10.19 Examination information session for first semester students on 20 November, room E 037, 10:45 - 11:30.

25.10. The partner university in Croatia (University of Split) will probably not offer courses taught in English in fall/winter semester 20/21

23.10.19 Information session about the University of Westminster, London (partner university) on 6th November 2019 at 1.30 pm in room B022 (Sankt Augustin)

15.10.19 The course "Workshop Mathematics" does not take place today. The course will start on 22 October.

02.10.19 Information session about a study abroad semester (5th semester of the mobility window) offered on 23rd October 2019 at 1.30 pm in Sankt Augustin

30.09.19 The lecture "Mathematics" in the first semester will not take place today.

26.09.19 Helpful information for new international students from the Welcome Centre:

24.09.19 Due to insufficient registrations for the Elective "Process Simulation" it will not take place. If you are affected by this change and need further advice, please write an email to beratung.internationalbusiness@h-brs.de

23.09.19 Reminder: The registration for the Electives on Rheinbach Campus is open from 23 September to 27 September via SIS. The time schedules can be found here. The specific dates for "Scenario Planning" are published in the SIS registration mask.

17.09.19 Due to the short-term cancellation of the Elective "Innovation Management"the registration deadline for the Electives on Sankt Augustin Campus has been extended until 20.09.

12.09.19 Please find here the culture programme of the International Office for the coming winter semester 2019/2020.

12.09.19 The Language Centre has published the offer of German courses for the coming winter semester 2019/2020. More information can be found here.

11.09.19 From October 2019, the coSTARK program will again offer career coaching for international students by master students of business psychology. Further information on this coaching can be found here. Registration is possible until 20 September 2019.

10.09.19 The registration for the Electives on Rheinbach Campus is open from 23 September to 27 September via SIS. Please mark this date. The registration for the Electives on Sankt Augustin Campus is open until 15 September 19. Register for your preferred Elective as soon as possible, since places are limited.

06.09.19 The Elective "Innovation Management", scheduled for late September, has to be cancelled for health reasons.

04.09.19 The inspection of the exam "International Financial Management" will take place from 16:20 to 16:50 and "B2B-Marketing" from 17:00 to 17:30 in room E 146 on 6 September.

02.09.19 Please send a short email to beratung.internationalbusiness@h-brs.de to register for the inspection of the specialisation exams "B2B-Marketing" or "International Financial Management". The inspection will take place on 6 September 19. The exact time will be announced within the next days.

02.09.19 Quick reminder: the registration for the Electives is open until 15 September 19. Register for your preferred Elective as soon as possible, since places are limited.

02.09.19 The schedule for International Management is now online.

Summer semester 2019

13.08.19 The registration for the course "Usage of Business Application Systems" in the third semester will be open from 15 August to 15 September via SIS. You will find it in the category "Lehrveranstaltungen".

12.08.19 Please find all necessary information regarding the electives here (also linked under "Related Links").

08.08.19  The personal advice about an internship and a study abroad semester will not take place from 26th August - 6th September 2019. Please contact Ms Atai until 23rd August 2019 in case of urgent questions. Ms Dina Ramien will substitute Ms Atai during her absence.

02.08.19  New partnerships with American universities

01.08.19 The semester schedules for winter semester 19/20 are now available online on the respective time schedules website. Please note that times and dates are subject to change.

29.07.19 Updated overview about tuition fee waiver places at partner universities in summer semester 2020

24.07.19 Registration for the Electives on Sankt Augustin Campus is open from 15 August 20:00h to 15 September 22:00h via SIS.

22.07.19 Students in the fifth semester who wish to do the Methodological Elective 1 in winter term 19/20 will have to complete 2 Electives in order to pass the module. The eligible Electives will be published on Related Links in due time. Please note that you cannot register for both Electives "Research in Accounting and Finance" and "Ghana Project II" (choose only one of them). Be advised to only choose Electives that fit into your personal semester schedule. The semester schedules will be published in August.

17.07.19 Examination "Specialisation: International Financial Management": Please note the updated start/time of the exam: 14:30h - 17:30h.

17.07.19 The postponed lecture (from 05.07.) "Business Law in an International Context" on 19.07. must be cancelled due to health reasons.

04.07.19 2nd semester: The examination "Spanish I: Spanish A1 (Ruiz Vega)" takes place on 5 July 2019, 09:00 - 11:00 in H201 in Rheinbach.

04.07.19 The lecture "Business Law in an International Context" from 05.07. will be catched up on 19.07. from 9:30 - 13:00h (subject to a short-term postponement). Whether the meeting will take place in form of a Webinar or on site in Rheinbach will be announced promptly.

01.07.19 The lecture "Business Law in an International Context" on 05.07. must be cancelled due to health reasons. If you have made a mindmap you can send it to the lecturer via LEA. The lecturer will publish information about a catch-up date under LEA in the coming days. Please inform yourself by regularly visiting the LEA course.

01.07.19 Students who have registered for the course "Economic Policy in Practise" can now join the LEA course.

28.06.19 Summer School at the partner university in Split/Croatia (University of Split)

26.06.19 Important notice concerning the language exams: The dates for the language exams are notional dates! These exams take usually place during/at the end of the semester. Deviations from this will be announced via "Announcements" or the respective lecturer.

19.06.19 Travel grants for internships abroad as of 1st September 2019

17.06.19 4th semester: Reminder - Registrations for the specialisations for the upcoming winter semester 19/20 are open from 14.06. - 03.07.2019 via SIS.

23.05.19 4th semester: The registration for the (mandatory) block seminar "Economic Policy in Practice" takes place from 03.06. - 14.06.19 via SIS. Please note that the schedule for the seminar has changed. The block seminar takes place on 02., 05. and 06.07.19 (each day from 09:00 - 19:00h). The examination elements are (ungraded) written assessments during the game rounds and presentations. Students are also required to participate in a minimum of 2/3 of the course in order to be awarded a pass (§15 (4) BPO-IB 2017).

Registration and de-registration is only possible in SIS within the registration period. It is not possible to cancel your registration with the lecturer. Non-attendance despite registration will be considered a failed attempt! If you participate in this course without being registered in SIS, your course participation cannot be recognised!

22.05.19 - The international day will take place tomorrow (23th May) at H-BRS

20.05.19 4th semester: The presentation of the specialisations for the upcoming winter semester 19/20 will take place on 11 June 2019 (Sankt Augustin Campus) and on 13 June 2019 (Rheinbach Campus). Time schedule Sankt Augustin. Time schedule Rheinbach. Registrations for the specialisations are open from 14.06. - 03.07.2019 via SIS.

09.05.19 From 10.05. to 20.05. students can register in SIS for the new elective "Innovation Management". This course takes place as a block seminar from 16 to 20th September 2019, 09:00 - 14:45h.

Registrations will be considered in the order in which they are received. Registration and de-registration is only possible in SIS within the registration period. It is not possible to cancel your registration with the lecturer. Non-attendance despite registration will be considered a failed attempt! If you participate in a course without being registered in SIS, your course participation cannot be recognised!

07.05.19 The retake of "Development of Business Application Systems" takes place on 28 June 2019, 12:00 - 13:00h in room H005 (Campus Rheinbach). Registration is available from 10.05. - 20.05.19 - preclusive period - via SIS.

26.04.19 The certificates for "Spanish II" (winter term 2018/2019) can be picked up in the SPZ office in Rheinbach. Please inform Ms. Schwenker by mail one day before picking up the certificate.

23.04.19 From now on you will find all time schedules/semester schedules on related links - "Time schedules"

08.04.19 Please note the new start time for "Macroeconomics": 9:45h

02.04.19 Please note the updated rooms for "Management Information Systems" and the language courses in the semester schedule

29.03.19 Business Law in an International Context: Please note the information in preparation for the first lecture

18.03.19 The department's time schedule for summer semester 19 is now available on related links with all the information on lecture periods and examination matters

12.03.19 The advice about the internship or study abroad semester will not take place between 25th March and 29th March; please contact Ms Atai before 25th March in urgent cases.

Winter semester 2018/2019

28.02.19 The semester schedules for summer semester 2019 are now available on "Related Links". Important: Please be aware of the dates of the block events (2nd semester: Statistics; 4th semester: Economic Policy in Practice) and changes in the semester schedule.

22.02.19 Important information about the registration for the electives in the summer term 2019

The registration for the electives in the summer semester 2019 will take place from 22.02.2019 20:00h to 11.03.2019 22:00h. The registration process is as follows:

Please note that places are limited and the registration is binding. Registrations will be considered in the order in which they are received. More information as well as the time schedule are available on "Related Links". We will inform you as of 18th March whether you have received a place in the selected course.

20.02.19 The schedule for the specialisations of summer term 19 is now available on "Related Links"

15.01.19 3rd semester students: The repetition lesson for the re-examination "International Business Law in an International Context" will take place on 24th January from 11:30 - 15:00 in G107.

07.01.19 3rd  semester students: Registration for examination in "Development of Business Application Systems" is available from 07 January 19 to 18 January 19 via SIS. The examination will take place in room G104 on 21 January 19, 12:00 – 13:00.

07.01.19 1st and 3rd semester students: Please read the examination rules for students carefully and keep them in mind

21.12.18 3rd semester students: Important information about a repetition lesson for the re-examination "International Business Law in an International Context"

17.12.18 - Updated overview about tuition fee waiver places (free places) at our partner universities in winter semester 19/20; New potential partner university in Finland (subject to the undersigning of the Erasmus+ contract)

13.12.18 - Students are required to use their university email account for any contact with employees or professors of the university

28.11.18 Information about double degree option at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Australia (partner university)

27.11.18 3rd semester students: Registration for examination in "Development of Business Application Systems" will be available from 07 January 19 to 18 January 19. The examination will take place in room G104 on 21 January 19, 12:00 – 13:00.

23.11.18 Information about double degree option at the USC, Australia (partner university) and other study options at USC

22.11.18 Summer School at our partner university Tomas Bata University, Czech Republic

16.11.18 You need information about how to get access to the german labour market? The project STARK provides workshops to help in this matter. The workshops will be held in German and English language.

25.10.18 - Information according §4 (4) examination regulations: students have to register for all examinations of the first semester by the end of the fourth semester. Otherwise they are not eligible to take any further exam.

26.09.18 3rd semester students: a re-registration for the language courses is not necessary

26.09.18 Helpful resources and links for international students:

 

Winter semester 2017/2018

15.12.17 - Important information for registration for examinations!

For all International Business students who have not yet registered for any examinations in the initial allotted time (04.12 -10.12.17) we are now extending this period as a singular and exceptional gesture.

You will now have until the 23.12.17 (preclusive period) to register for your examinations due to the possibility there has been a technical issue in the SIS. Please note this is the final deadline on offer and will not be extended.

We kindly request you to write an email with your registration details and the examination(s) you wish to take to the head of the examination board Ms Prof. Dr. Rohleder (Room E133) at: sandra.rohleder@h-brs.de.

Please be advised that as a result of this extension due to extraordinary circumstances, a withdrawal from the examinations will not be permitted without good reason at a later date.