All SIBE courses are developed and implemented in accordance with the quality management system, which is based on extensive experience. Steinbeis University and the courses offered by SIBE are state approved.

Since 1997, SIBE has also been cooperating with the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA) with regard to the accreditation and further development of its study programs.

FIBAA is a quality assurance agency with national and international experience. It awards the FIBAA Quality Seal worldwide to institutions of higher education and study programs for their high quality. Outstanding achievements, especially those with a strategy-based and international profile, are awarded the FIBAA Premium Seal.

FIBAA examines the following five core areas:

  • Objectives and positioning of the course of study
  • Admission of students
  • Content, structure and didactics of the course of study
  • Scientific environment and general conditions
  • Quality assurance and further development

In all areas, it places particular emphasis on internationality, professional competence and relevance to business.

FIBAA follows national and international requirements and standards in its work. These particularly include the European Standards and Guidelines (ESG) and the promotion of practical relevance and employability.