School of Business and Economics

Current information on the application procedures

May 2, 2022
Number of study places

This year there are 106 places at the B.Sc. in Economics and Business Administration. The B.Sc. in International Business Administration offers 61 places and the B.Sc. in International Economics 98 places.

April 25, 2022
Business or Economics?

The Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration enables you to study Business Administration and Economics in an integrated way. In the first semesters, students learn various basics of business administration and economics. After starting their studies, students can decide whether they want to focus on business administration or economics.

September 2, 2021
Move-up procedure for B.Ed. economics and minor business administration

In the B.Ed. Economics as well as in the minor Business Administration some applicants have been given a move-up.

August 5, 2021
High interest in B.Sc. study places in the School of Business and Economics

More than 1600 applicants are interested in one of the 262 study places in one of the B.Sc. programs of the School of Business and Economics at the University of Tübingen. Especially International Business Administration (more than 600 applications/60 places) and Economics and Business Administration (more than 700 applications/105 places) are very popular. Applicants are expected to be admitted via at the end of calendar week 32.

August 2, 2021
Application platform closed

The application platform is now closed and we are in the process of reviewing Your applications.

July 23, 2021
Prioritizations via

Until August 7, 2021 applicants can set their priorities via As of August 8, 2021 the coordination rules, which are described in detail on, will apply.

July 15, 2021

The admitted B.Sc. applicants will be invited to "get-together discussions" in Tübingen. These will take place virtually on August 31 and September 1, 2021 at 10 a.m. each day. This voluntary offer is intended to facilitate your decision making. We will send out a concrete invitation to all admitted applicants in the fourth week of August.

July 1, 2021
Application plattform

The online application platform is now open, we'll gladly accept Your applications!

March 29, 2021
High school graduation week from June 14-18

During the high school graduation week from June 14-18, we will introduce you to the University of Tübingen and the School of Business and Economics as a place to study and navigate you through your application.

October 11, 2020
Selection procedure completed

The selection procedures for the Bachelor's degree programs at the School of Business and Economics have been completed. All study places have been filled, so there will no longer be a move-up procedure. Only in the minor subject Economics, which is free of admission, enrollment is still possible until September 30.

September 4, 2020
Admission offers announced - the school is looking forward to interesting discussions

Admitted B.Sc. applicants will be invited to "get-together discussions" in Tübingen. These will take place virtually via zoom on August 10-11, 2020. This voluntary offer is intended to facilitate the decision-making process. First, a professor will welcome you for a virtual information session. Afterwards, students will be available to answer questions from the student's point of view. Open questions can be clarified in the academic advisory service.

September 4, 2020
Admissions for the bachelor minor in business administration have been submitted

May 5, 2020

In the DIE ZEIT study guide, the School of Business and Economics achieves outstanding results. The next CHE ranking for economics will be published in 2023.

May 13, 2019
Restrictions on admission to minor subject of economics will be lifted

Students will no longer have to apply for admission to the above-mentioned program, but will only have to enrol at the Registrar's Office. The minor subject Business Administration remains restricted.

May 2, 2018
Simplified procedure

The application procedure will be simplified. In addition to the Abitur grade, precisely defined additional criteria for improving the Abitur section are taken into account.