One programme, two degrees!

The Business School has established double degree agreements with selected partner institutions, for students to graduate with two bachelor’s or master’s degrees.

Incoming Double Degree Students

Study your last year at BFH and get a degree from two universities! This not only enhances your employability prospects, but provides you with the opportunity to work and learn in an international environment. During the Double Degree year at BFH you will write your bachelor thesis within your selected specialisation.

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Business Administration is a challenging, interdisciplinary and generalist field of expertise and qualification. It is concerned with companies and their interactions with their environment. The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BScBA) offers you the perfect link between study and career and equips you to deal with the complex world of work.  

Specialisations in English

  • Banking and Finance
  • International Business Management & Managing Dynamics

Specialisations in German

  • Accounting & Controlling
  • Corporate Communication & Marketing
  • Public & Nonprofit Management
  • Management in Practice: Strategy & Managing Dynamics
  • Human Resources & Managing Dynamics


Bachelor of Science in Business Information Technology

Business Information Technology is a scientific discipline that combines Business Administration and IT. 

The programme provides you with the perfect combination of study course and professional experience and ensures you are capable of dealing with the complex challenges you will encounter daily during your subsequent careers. Those who acquire the bachelorʼs degree can go on to study for a Master of Science (MSc) and take other postgraduate courses.


  • Project Management
  • Business Analysis
  • Enterprise Architecture


How to apply

If you are interested in coming to Bern as a double degree student, apply for the Double Degree Programme at your home university, which is responsible for the application process and the selection of students.


Useful Information

For information about living and studying in Bern, please have a look here.

For further information, please have a look at our Double Degree Brochure for incoming students in the right column. 

Outgoing Double Degree Students

At Bachelor level, a Double Degree Programme involves studying towards two university degrees in parallel and completing them in the time that it would take to earn one degree. Within our MSc Business Administration Programme, students may add one additional semester at the partner university to graduate with two diplomas.

Students that benefit from our Double Degree Programmes will not only be granted degrees from two different universities, but also acquire deeper experience of multicultural studying and business environments, better cross-cultural communication and language skills, wider professional partner networks, new opportunities for further education as well as stronger competitive advantages in the European job markets.

For further information, please have a look at our Double Degree Brochure for outgoing students in the right column. 

If you are a BFH student and you are interested in studying at one of the following institutions, please contact the International Office.

The Business School has a double degree agreement with Linnæus University (LNU) in Sweden, which gives selected BFH bachelor students the possibility to study their last year at LNU and thereby obtain a degree from both institutions.

BSc Business Administration students may select one of the following programmes:

  • Marketing Programme
  • International Business Programme
  • International Sales and Marketing Programme

LNU Sweden