Business Management in the Health Sector (B.A.)

Bachelor of Arts

Features of the degree program Business Management in the Health Sector

Business Management in the Health Sector is a business administration degree program which specializes in health and hospital management. Already in the first stage of studies, students acquire extensive knowledge about health and hospital management in addition to the fundamentals of business. In the third and fifth semester students can chose electives according to the plans of their professional career.

Small study groups and a high degree of practical relevance are typical features of this degree program. For example, students take part in a 16-week practical project at a health management facility in the fourth semester.

The study program qualifies graduates for employment in all healthcare facilities, especially in hospitals, at health insurance companies, in rehabilitation clinics, in nursing homes, at consultancies, at pharmaceutical companies, and for associations and public authorities.

The degree program at a glance


Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)


Summer and winter semester

Placement tests

There are mandatory placement tests in English and Accounting at the beginning of the study program.

Standard period of study

6 semesters



Type of study

First degree

Numerus Clausus



Osnabrück – Caprivi Campus

Admission restriction




Program management

Prof. Dr. Julia Oswald
Program director

Room: CF 0008B
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-7274

Office hours:
by arrangement

Advice and coordination

Dipl.-Kff. (FH) Birgit Strauch-Hellermann
Program coordinator
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-2212

Room: CF 0006A

Office hours:
Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm and by arrangement

Application, admission and exams

Katharina Bockelmann
Registrar's office

Room: CB 0007
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3320

Office hours:
Monday and Thursday from 13:30 to 16:00 pm, Tuesday and Friday from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm