SRM City and Regional Management (B.A.)
This course of studies, exclusively offered in Germany up until now, qualifies students for
their work in the field of urban and regional development. It conveys modern methods for
strategically developing and actively managing cities and regions with integrated concepts.
Students learn about the economic and social-cultural framework of city and regional development
and gain specialist and social expertise in order to solve interdisciplinary planning questions
with a commercial mindset, marketing knowledge and awareness of the procedures of process
In the first two semesters, city and regional management deals with the basics, namely with the
introduction to economics (e.g. Mathematics, Statistics, Bookkeeping / Accounting and Law), to
Organizational Management, Business English as well as to different methods and interpersonal
During the following semesters, students can choose among different elective classes like
Tourism, Sports and Community, Transport and Environment, Strategic Communication in
Nonprofit-Organizations. Furthermore, students specialise in one study course out of three (Culture
Management, City Management or Event Management).
Finally, they complete an internship and write a qualified Bachelor Thesis.