Master, Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Berufsbegleitendes Studium, Teilzeit Studium
HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
The part-time Master in Management Program (M.Sc.) addresses Bachelor graduates with a background in business studies who would like to boost their careers with an M.Sc. from one of the leading business schools in Germany. In the Financial Times global Master in Management ranking HHL has been ranked #24 among Business Schools worldwide and #6 for career service and #6 for graduate´s salaries worldwide (2019).
The part-time program can be completed within 24-30 months depending on the workload on the job. The courses take place on 14-16 weekends at the chosen study location, complemented by four residential weeks at HHL campus Leipzig – one in the beginning, one at the end of each year. The part-time program is closely related to the ongoing full-time M.Sc. program and is taught entirely in English. Internationally renowned professors teach extended management skills and leadership competencies. HHL's M.Sc. program is characterized by a research-oriented profile while simultaneously bridging the gap to the practice of management. In order to set a focus, the following fields of specialization are offered: Strategic Management, Financial Decision Making and Transformation Management. The students may also complete an additional term at one of HHL's over 130 partner universities. Moreover, the program provides the participants with excellent networking opportunities with HHL's extensive alumni network.
You can choose whether you want to study the program in Leipzig, Cologne or Munich. Your weekend courses take place at the chosen study location whereas the four complementary residential weeks always take place at HHL's main campus in Leipzig.
Program EmphasisGeneral Management Essentials:
Business Management & Economics
Leadership & Reflection
Entrepreneurship & Disruption
General Management Deep Dives:
Financial Decision Making
Requirements / Application
- Bachelor degree in Business Administration or equivalent business-related programs, e.g. Business Informatics, Business Psychology, Business Law, Economics, Industrial Engineering etc. (with a minimum of 210 ECTS, of which 40 – 60 credits in business-related subjects, applicants with less than 210 ECTS but at least 180 ECTS can acquire the missing credits by approved professional competencies)
- Min. of 3 months relevant practical experience
- HHL Entry Test (alternatively GMAT)
- TOEFL (to be submitted by the start of the program at the latest)
- Knowledge of a second modern foreign language (besides English and mother tongue)
As an applicant you have to hand in the following documents to be able to submit your application via http://study.hhl.de
- Curriculum vitae
- Letter of motivation
- Copy of general qualification for university entrance
- Current / final transcript of an above average Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration which is equivalent to min. 180 ECTS credits (For less than 210 credits, the missing credits must be proven through professional experience)
- Portrait Photo
Further application documents (can be submitted during the application process):
- Proof of a minimum of 3 months relevant practical work experience
- 2 letters of recommendation
- Proof of very good skills in English (e.g. TOEFL of 90+ ibt) and basic knowledge in a second modern foreign language besides mother tongue
- HHL Entry Test (alternatively GMAT)
The next part-time Master in Management classes (study locations Leipzig, Cologne or Munich) are starting in September 2022.
- November 30: Early Bird 1
- February 28: Early Bird 2
- June 20: final application deadline
HHL is using a rolling admission process. We strive to decide on your admission to the program within six weeks of receiving your application.
Tuition / Fees
EUR 32,000 for the entire program (incl. tuition fees for the optional term abroad as well as for catering during your courses at HHL). We offer a tuition fee reduction if you submit your complete application by the following Early Bird deadlines*:
- Early Bird 1: November 30 – Tuition fee: EUR 28,000
- Early Bird 2: February 28 – Tuition fee: EUR 30,000
- June 20: final application deadline – Tuition fee: EUR 32,000
Tax deductibility: Tuition and commuting or accommodation costs are usually tax deductible.
Loans: Students from the EU may finance their studies with subsidized loans available from Deutsche Bank, Braincapital or Career Concept Education Fund.
Scholarships: Scholarships are available to finance your studies. Therefore, HHL offers a Young Leader Scholarship, a Woman in Business Scholarship and a Dean's List Scholarship. Student loans are available as well. See www.hhl.de/scholarships
Possible scholarships HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management
Duration of study
24-30 moths + optional term abroad
Courses take place on 14-16 weekends over a two-year period at the chosen study location (Leipzig, Cologne or Munich)
4 residential weeks at HHL campus Leipzig – 1 in spring and 1 in fall of each year.