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Master in International Management

Fact sheet

Master, Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Taught language


Program Emphasis
Business Administration, Digitalisierung, International Management, Leadership, Management, Sustainability

Course options
Full-time study



Contact person
Hamaidi Stulos
Student Recruitment & Marketing Manager (MSc Programs)
Our MSc in International Management program provides you with the management and leadership skills you will need for your career in a multinational company. Our courses cover a broad range of topics in the key business administration fields and, additionally, focus on sustainability and digitalization. Thus, sharpen your entrepreneurial thinking (entrepreneurship) and sustainable actions in a global environment, and enhance your career prospects. The program targets your personal development and focuses on developing your leadership abilities. The teaching method includes both case- and project-based learning, excursions, business simulations, integrated internships, and regular interaction with industry professionals. Practical relevance is the program’s core.

German universities and our educational system are world class and recognized by employers around the globe. In Germany, you will be able to live freely: this is a safe country for all students. Germany has a strong economy and a stable job market. After successfully graduating from KLU you are legally entitled to work in Germany. You will also be allowed to stay in Germany for up to 18 months after graduation to find the ideal job. In the long run you may even become a German citizen. In addition to the benefits of Germany, the cosmopolitan city of Hamburg has been frequently voted as one of the most livable cities in the world, and offers a great work life balance for its residents.

Requirements / Application

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university or college¹
  • Proof of English language proficiency
¹The bachelor’s degree must comprise 180 ECTS for the standard track and cooperation track or 210 ECTS for the fast track and the part-time track.

We require a degree in business or economics, but will consider other analytical fields such as industrial engineering, business informatics, and mathematics if your bachelor's degree contains a sufficient number of courses in business (at least four). There are different ways to make up for missing business courses, please find an overview here. Foreign university degrees will be evaluated according to the guidelines of the German Council of Higher Education.

Applicants for the fast track and for the part-time track must have done at least one academic term abroad during their previous university study. Equally possible to prove an internship abroad, which was officially part of the bachelor’s degree program.

You do not have your bachelor’s certificate yet? Just provide a transcript of records and you can submit the bachelor’s certificate at a later stage.

Important Dates

bild-rechtsStart of application period: November 1st
Early Bird deadline: January 15
Recommended international application deadline (non-EU applicants): March 31
Final international application deadline (non-EU applicants): May 31
Application deadline (German and EU applicants): July 15

Tuition / Fees

Standard Track: EUR 7,390.00 per semester
Fast Track: EUR 7,890.00 per semester
Part-Time Track: EUR 7,390.00 per semester

Duaration of study

Standard Track: 2 years / 4 semesters
Fast Track: 1,5 years / 3 semesters
Part-Time Track: 2,5 years / 5 semesters

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