Master, Master of Arts (M.A.)
Economics, International Management, Management
The Master’s program International Management (M.A.) aims to turn students into economics enablers. Whether you’re looking to go into marketing, HR, or finance, you will not only have the economic expertise necessary to start your career but will also know how to use this when identifying solutions. Management becomes both a skill and a way to think ahead, anticipating challenges but also facilitating change. Find out more about the program here!
The Master’s study program International Management (M.A.) gives you an in-depth understanding of current economic and social challenges and teaches you to apply business measures in contexts such as society, technology, education, and culture. You will also learn how organizations work and how to communicate with multiple stakeholders inside and outside the economic arena in order to achieve long-lasting solutions. You will acquire skills such as:
- Management essentials in a global context
- Interdisciplinary project management
- Advanced international management
- German-language, intercultural and language skills
- Economic thinking
- Managerial economics
- Finance for non-finance managers
At Hochschule Fresenius, we want you to be able to pursue your personal interests and develop your professional portfolio. To help you achieve this, the Master’s study program International Management (M.A.) offers you various elective modules:
- Corporate Finance
- Sustainability Management and CSR in a Global Context
- Supply Chain Management
- Consumer Behavior and Psychology
- Strategic Marketing and Brand Management
Alternatively, you can choose to complete an internship instead of an elective module, gaining professional experience and expanding your practical knowledge.
Requirements / Application
To be admitted to the Master’s study program International Management (M.A.) (for Non-Business Graduates) at Hochschule Fresenius, you need to fulfil the following requirements:
You must have completed a Bachelor’s study program with at least 180 credit points.
Subject-specific admission requirements
You do not need to have earned credit points in a business-related subject in order to be admitted. Previous knowledge of economics is not required. Instead, you will have to pass an admissions test and attend an interview in which you will explain your motivation for joining the program.
Your English language skills must be equivalent to Level B2 of the European Framework of Reference for Languages.
Important DatesProgram start:
Winter and summer semester
Tuition / Fees
880,00 € monthly + 70,00 € per month (non-EU)
Duration of study
After completing the Master’s program International Management (M.A.), you will have the wide-ranging expertise and business skills required to assume a management role with a global company, work for a non-profit organization or public institution, or return to the discipline of your Bachelor’s degree, with new talents that will allow you to shine. With your interdisciplinary background and newly acquired intercultural competencies, you will also be well-equipped to coordinate your own teams.
After you successfully completed the Master’s study program International Management (M.A.), you will have the following career prospects, for example:
- Management positions in small, medium-sized, and large companies
- Upscale positions with international companies
- Management positions in various departments and intercultural teams
- Assistant to or spokesperson for the management or heads of department
- Change management and management consultant
- Consulting positions in NGOs or public institutions
Master’s graduates also have the option of pursuing a doctorate.