European Management (M.A.)
Europäisches Management Master
Master's programme

European Management (M.A.)

Master's programme in International Business with a focus on the European business environment.
All courses are given in English.

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Key facts


Master of Arts

Language of instruction


Modes of study


Standard duration

4 semesters

Programme start

winter semester

Credit Points/ECTS

120 Credit Points/ECTS


no tuition fees (click for details, in German)

Application deadlines

Students with foreign school /university degree certificates: 1st May - 15th June, Students with a German university admission qualification / German degree: 1st May - 15th July (Prior to May 1st the EMM programme will not be listed by Uni-assist)


Business, Computing and Law

Study objectives

The two-year Master’s programme in European Management provides expert knowledge in international management with a European perspective. The programme can be fully completed in English language and is thus a perfect choice for international students interested in getting started in Germany or Europe as well as for German or European students preparing for an international career.

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During three semesters of courses, students will acquire expert management skills in different core areas of international management:

  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting

In addition students will have the possibility to gain first-hand professional business experience in an international business project, get a European perspective on economic and public policy and on international management, acquire skills in project management and negoatiating, and have a chance to improve on an additional language (German, French, Spanish).  In the fourth and final semester students write a Master’s thesis on a topic of their own choice.

As part of the European Management Master’s programme to study abroad with one of our partner universities and/or obtain a double degree (France - Lille 1 University or Spain - University of Cordoba).

All courses are taught in small groups, consisting of interactive onsite sessions enriched by multimedia content and exercises provided in an e-learning environment. Students have 24/7 access to the library.

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Senior management positions especially in the areas of:

  • Human Resources
  • Marketing
  • Accounting & Controlling
  • Finance
  • Strategic Management

The Master‘s degree qualifies for senior civil service positions Double degree with University of Lille (France) or University of Córdoba (Spain) possible.

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General admission requirements

A first qualification at higher education level that qualifies for entry to a profession with an economics or business-related/management-related orientation.

Specific admission requirements

1) Certification of an internship abroad or practical work at least eight weeks. The degree programme director decides on its recognition.

2) Language requirement

  • At least C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), not more than two years old.
  • Have completed a bachelor programme which was 100% in English.
  • English language skills of at least B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and have completed modules worth at least 50 ECTS credit points in English.


Please check the following links for more details:


Application deadline and process

Applying with foreign school / university degree certificates

 via Uni- Assist


Applying with a German university admission qualification / German degree


Applying as an exchange students (Erasmus+ etc.)

Offers and further information

Contact points

Degree programme director

Prof. Dr. Rainer Stollhoff
Tel. +49 (0) 3375/508-497
E-Mail emm.wir(at)

Questions related to the academic programme or the transfer of credit points? Contact Prof. Dr. Rainer Stollhoff regarding questions specific to the European Management master's programme.


Coordinator: Magdalena Nagel
Tel. +49 (0) 3375/508-833
E-Mail emm.wir(at)

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