Business Law


Nuertingen-Geislingen University offers at its campus in Geislingen the praxis-oriented and internationally recognized bachelor degree program Business Law. It leads to the degree Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.).

Every organisation looks for solutions to difficult legal business problems. Legal and business matters often coincide - and business life seeks experts with a background in both: law and business. But even normal businesses need the ability of trained people for legal aspects.

With this degree program students receive profound knowledge in law and management that helps to apply legal focus on all business related tasks.

Qualified graduates can apply for the master degree program "Company Restructuring and Insolvency Management". The duration of studies is 3 semesters.

Fast Facts

At a Glance

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.)

Application Deadline FULL-TIME STUDENTS:
Winter Semester: July15th
Summer Semester: January 15th

Deadline for spring/summer term:

Nomination deadline: November 15th
Application deadline: December 1st

Deadline for fall/winter term:
Nomination deadline: June 15th
Application deadline: July 1st

Language Requirements:
German, English


German Website:


Semester 1 & 2

Semester 1

  • Civil Law I
  • Introduction to Business Administration
  • Accounting I
  • Key Qualifications I
  • Quantitative Methods

Semester 2

  • Civil Law II
    • General Law of Obligations
    • Specific Law of Obligations
  • Public Law I
  • Business English
  • Private Business Law
    • Trade Law
    • Company Law
  • Accounting II
    • Costs and Expenditure
  • Key Qualifications II

Semester 3 & 4

Semester 3

  • Private Business Law II
    • Labour Law
  • Private Business Law III
    • Banking & Securities Law
    • Law of Secured Transactions
    • Insurance Law
  • Enforcement of Judgements
    • ZPO (Code of Civil Procedure) / Compulsory Execution
    • Bankruptcy Law
  • Tax Law & Business Taxation
  • Business Administration
    • Human Resources
    • Marketing
    • Organization
  • Scientific Colloquium (Seminar)

Semester 4

  • Business Administration II
    • Balancing
    • Investment & Finance
    • Production & Procurement
  • Controlling
  • Accounting III
    • International Auditing Procedures
  • Economics
  • General Qualifications
  • Key Qualifications III
    • Information Technology in Business
    • Knowledge Management

Classes in this degree program are instructed in German. For more information, please refer to the German site. However, NGU offers a wide range of English taught classes to exchange students. For more information, please refer to our English Course List for exchange students.