Learning Outcomes and Job Description

Business Consulting specialists are trained to be allrounders with the ability to change existing situations by finding creative solutions, i.e. the focus is on promoting creative abilities. Our graduates have a comprehensive knowledge of business administration, accounting, logistics and corporate governance, as well as the use and application of modern information technologies. In a concentrated, hands-on approach, students are trained to analyse the commodity flow, cash flow and information flow of a company - particularly in the industrial sector -  and to develop competently assessed concepts for the creation of optimal business processes. Graduates of the Master's programme in Business Consulting will be in a position to select and/or design, adapt, incorporate and introduce wide-ranging application systems at the corporate level, including user training and support.

Your professional responsibilites may include:

Process management in companies regardless of size or area of operation
Design and development of database systems and concepts in business intelligence
Use of business and logistics skills as a basis for projects to introduce new standard software
Use of standard software to implement logistics and business processes
Application of methodology to manage projects and companies (e.g. consulting firms)
Strengthening profiles to enable more focused communication with the market

Careers Perspectives

The need for consultants with this profile is extraordinarily high and continuously expanding. In Germany  there are currently about 11,000 consulting firms. Twenty of the major consulting firms alone employ more than 5,000 people. In addition, solution providers that market standard software or software packages require about the same number of staff. The need for qualified junior staff or even university graduates specialized in this sector cannot currently be met. Our Business Consulting programme enables our graduates to identify and fully grasp the opportunities that lie ahead, choosing from a variety of career paths in diverse areas ranging from management to information technology. As a Business Consulting graduate you will find a job in any business area or industry around the world.

Here just a few of the career paths open to you as future BCM graduate:

  • SAP Consultant
  • Business Process Consultant
  • Supply Chain Management Consultant
  • Business Intelligence Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Software Engineer
  • Financial Advisor