Programme for Excellence: Application and admission requirements

Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg

The department of Management Sciences assigns approx. 5 to 10 places each semester. The admission always applies to the summer or winter semester. The programme starts with the beginning of the 3rd semester. The following documentsare required

  • Motivational letter
  • Résumé with photograph
  • Certificate of university entrance qualification
  • Certificates of apprenticeship and internship (if applicable)
  • Current transcript of grades including the modules of the 1st and the 2nd semester

Application periods:

  • For the summer semester until 20 April
  • For the winter semester from 1 September to 30 October

Notwithstanding the deadlines mentioned above, please contact us beforehand with respect to the coordination of the application procedure.

Admission requirements

From the applicants we expect high performance in school as well as in the course of study (adherence to standard period of study). Another criterion for selection is a compelling presentation on a topic outside the applicant’s subject area. Here we also expect a high level of general knowledge.    



“...the cherry on the cake of my studies. The seminars, the personal mentoring and the contacts which came about in the course of the programme – it was just fantastic!”
Jan Engels, (BA), graduate of the bachelor’s degree programme Administration, Rheinbach Campus, programme participant in 2007/2008.
“...the chance to lay the foundation for a professional career. The Programme for Excellence allows for building relationships, it enabled me to think and act globally.”
Angela Rybak, graduate of the diploma degree programme Economic Science, Rheinbach Campus, programme participant in 2006.
"...individual support in applications for scholarships and internships, useful seminars on personal and professional advancement. I was very thankful for having that chance – and I still am.”
Max Biesenbach (MA (HSG)), graduate of the bachelor’s degree programme Business Administration, Rheinbach Campus, programme participant in 2006/2007
" was an enrichement from a cultural point of view.”
Graduate psychologist Andreas Ley (BA), programme participant in 2009/2010