Karlshochschule International University

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Karlshochschule International University
Type Fachhochschule
Established 2004
President Eveline Lemke
Vice-president Angelika Habermann
Academic staff
20
Students 660
Address Karlstrasse 36-38, D-76133 Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe, Baden-Wuerttemberg, Germany
Campus Urban
Website www.karlshochschule.de

The Karlshochschule International University is a state approved private owned University of Applied Sciences and Nonprofit organization in the City of Karlsruhe, Germany. It focuses on international markets and intercultural collaboration in Business. Since 2009, Karlshochschule is owned by a non-commercial foundation and the Karlsruhe Chamber of Industry an Commerce (6%).

History[edit]

In 1903, the Merkur Akademie (M.A.I.) was founded. In 1992 the first Bachelor Programs were started. In 2004 "Merkur Internationale Fachhochschule - University of Applied Sciences" was founded and state approved, starting the first programs in 2005. On 27 May 2009 “Merkur Internationale Fachhochschule” was renamed the Karlshochschule International University.

Programs[edit]

In 2009 programs were accredited by FIBAA.

Intercultural Management and Communication[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1st year German, 2nd and 3rd year in English - or fully taught in English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

International Business[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

International Marketing[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1st year German, 2nd and 3rd year in English - or fully taught in English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

International Tourism Management[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1st year German, 2nd and 3rd year in English - or fully taught in English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

Tradefair, Convention and Event Management[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1st year German, 2nd and 3rd year in English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

Arts and Cultural Management[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1st year German, 2nd and 3rd year in English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

International Sustainability Management[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

International Media Management[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • 1st year German, 2nd and 3rd year in English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

International Relations[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

Philosophy, Politics and Economics[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

Citizenship & Civic Engagement[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

Globalization, Governance & Law[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • English
  • 3 years
  • 180 ECTS

Master Program Management[edit]

  • Master of Arts
  • Consecutive full-time program
  • English
  • 2 years
  • 120 ECTS

Partner Universities (Excerpt)[edit]

Australia:

  • Macquarie University, International College of Management Sydney, ICMS, Sydney, Australia

Belgium:

  • Katholieke Hogeschool Kempen
  • Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen, Kortrijk
  • Katholieke Hogeschool Mechelen
  • Katholieke Hogeschool Leuven

Hong Kong:

China:

  • Shanghai Second Polytechnic University, Shanghai, China

Finnland:

  • Central Ostrobothnia University of Applied Sciences, Kokkola

France:

  • Groupe Ecole Supérieure de Commerce, Troyes
  • BTS der Lycée Tézenas du Montcel, St. Etienne (nur Incoming)

Georgian Republic:

  • Geisteswissenschaftlich-Technisches Institut (Tiflis)

Canada:

  • Vancouver Island University, Vancouver Island, Canada

New Zealand:

  • Otago Polytechnic, Dunedin, Neuseeland

Russia:

  • Nicht staatliche Fachhochschule für Wirtschaft und Verwaltung, Taganrog, Russia

Spain:

  • Universidad de A Coruña, La Coruña
  • Universitat de les Illes Balears, Palma de Mallorca
  • Universitat de Valencia, Valencia

Turkey:

UK:

  • University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
  • University of Lincoln, Lincoln
  • University of Sunderland, New College Durham, Durham, UK

USA:

  • California School of International Management, San Diego
  • Hawaiian Pacific University, Honolulu

Faculty[edit]

Name Courses From
Michael Zerr Professor of Theory of Science and Interpretive Management WS 07/08
Andreas P. Müller Professor of Intercultural Communication and Intercultural Management WS 06/07
Stephan Sonnenburg Professor of Creativity and Performative Management, Head of Master Program Management, Dean of Faculty “Management & Performance” WS 08/09
Wendelin Küpers Professor of Leadership and Organisational Studies WS 13/14
Björn Bohnenkamp Professor of Marketing, Branding and Consumer Culture, Head of International Media Management SS 14
Francisco Javier Montiel Alafont Professor of Intercultural Business Communication, Head of Intercultural Management and Communication SS 12
Dirk Nicolas Wagner Professor of Strategic Management, Head of Degree Program International Business, Dean of Faculty "Business Economics & Management" WS 13/14
Desmond Wee Professor of Tourism Sciences and Spatial Theories, Head of Degree Program International Tourism Management WS 12/13
André Reichel Professor of Critical Management and Sustainable Development, Head of Degree Program International Sustainability Management WS 14/15
Martin Zierold Professor of Arts Management and Cultural Studies, Head of Degree Program International Arts and Cultural Management WS 13/14
Henk van Elst Professor of Applied Mathematics and Methods of Scientific Research WS 05/06

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 49°00′24″N 8°23′40″E / 49.0066°N 8.3944°E / 49.0066; 8.3944