Panorama of Aachen by (c) Andreas Herrmann

FH Aachen in Aachen (DE)


At FH Aachen, third-year BME participants study at the Faculty of Business Studies, with over 2700 students its largest faculty. For more than 45 years the Faculty of Business Studies has successfully educated in economics, practice and value-orientation. The FH Aachen was founded in 1971 after the merger of several technical colleges and vocational training centres. It looks back on more than 100 years of practice-oriented educational tradition. We have around 250 professors as well as approximately 900 employees work here, in teaching, in research and in administration. A special advantage of the The FH Aachen is the central location of Aachen, in close proximity to Belgium and the Netherlands. This internationality in teaching and studies is an essential and unique feature of the FH Aachen to prepare students for the demands of a globalised working world and to develop the capability of cross-cultural collaboration. At this time, the percentage of students from abroad totals more than 19%.


Programme: Global Business and Economics Courses:

  • Core courses:

    • Business Management – Simulation

    • Business German

  • Choose 4 electives:

    • International Market and Sector Analysis

    • Topics in International Economics

    • Supply Chain Management

    • Corporate Finance

    • International Management Training

    • Economics of Innovation


The cost of studying at FH Aachen, Germany consists of the following components:

  1. Tuition fee*: € 310 /semester
  2. Monthly cost of living**: € 700-800
* This contribution is not an actual tuition fee. It is used for the benefit of the Studierendenwerk Aachen (housing and social affairs) and includes the student mobility ticket (public transport). This ticket is valid for a period of one semester and allows the use of public transport in North Rhine-Westphalia, excluding high-speed trains. ** The cost of living is only an estimate and will vary according to the specific student’s lifestyle, but a typical figure will be within the range mentioned here.


For more information about housing in Aachen, visit their website .

Double Degree

One of the many assets that the programme has to offer is that, after completing the module successfully, you will get a double degree that consists of:

  1. The degree from the institution where the student graduates in year 3:
    • Coventry University: "Bachelor (Hons) in European Business Management"
    • London South Bank University: "Bachelor (Hons) in Marketing"
    • Rennes School of Business: "International Bachelor Programme in Management"
    • University of Worcester: "Bachelor (Hons) in International Business Management"
    • Dublin Business School: "Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Marketing"
    • Fachhochschule Aachen: "Bachelor of Science in International Business Studies"
  2. The degree "Bachelor Business Management - Marketing" from University Colleges Leuven-Limburg (UCLL), Belgium. This degree is accredited by the NVAO.

Fachhochschule Aachen (FH Aachen)

"Throughout the BME programme I have learnt priceless life lessons, mastered adaptability, and gained contacts from all over the world. Also, it has been very fascinating to experience different teaching methods and to learn about different cultures."

Dolores Eamets from Estonia

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