You have chosen the International Management Part-Time MBA programme and would now like to apply? The following steps are necessary to do so:

1.Read the admission requirements for the study programme carefully.

Amission requirements:

  • General or subject-related university entrance qualification
  • Completed university degree (usually at least a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent)

    Graduates from foreign universities may be accepted if their degree is recognised in Germany by the Preparatory College (Studienkolleg) in Konstanz (Information from the Preparatory College (Studienkolleg) in Konstanz on foreign university entrance qualifications)
    Please note the deadlines of Studienkolleg Konstanz.

    The degree programme is open in principle to graduates from all disciplines. However, an MBA is designed primarily for non-economists; especially graduates from technical or scientific disciplines such as engineers, computer scientists, physicians, linguists or humanists as well as lawyers are the priority target group of the degree programme.
  • At least two years professional experience after gaining your first degree
  • Very good German and English language skills. Proof of language skills English: TOEFEL, IELTS, Cambridge language tests level C1. German: TEST DaF or DSH test level C1

Particularly suitable applicants are those who have already had sufficient professional experience to orient their career towards comprehensive management skills. The course is aimed at managers and high potentials who are operating or wish to operate in international business fields. 

We expect a clear career concept and high motivation from the applicants.

2.Fill in the online application form of Reutlingen University.

3.Send your application with all supporting documents by post and in due time to Reutlingen University.

When you have filled in the online application form, you will receive your so called application for admission and a list of the supporting documents you have to enclose with your application.

Print out your application for admission, sign and send it together with all the required supporting documents in due time by post to:

Hochschule Reutlingen (Reutlingen University)
Studium und Studierende
Alteburgstraße 150
72762 Reutlingen

Application deadlines

The application must have arrived at the University by the following dates, the date of posting does not apply!

Application for the summer semester (March- August): 1 December
Application for the winter semester (September - February): 15 July

You can see the status of your application on the University Information Portal.

4.Fill in the questionnaire on the selection procedure and send it together with your curriculum vitae to the degree programme office.

To the questionnaire on the selection procedure of the MBA International Management Part-Time degree programme (in German)

Your curriculum vitae must be up to date, complete and signed.

Send the questionnaire on the selection procedure and your curriculum vitae via e-mail to the office of the MBA International Management Part-Time degree programme.

For this the same deadlines as for the application apply (step 3).

If you send us the questionnaire and your curriculum vitae early, you open up a time window for us for possible questions and make the organisation of the interviews easier for us.  

5.Upon invitation attend the interview.

If you meet the admission requirements, you will be invited for an interview at ESB Business School.

The approx. half-hour interview with professors from the degree programme determines and assesses the applicants‘ aptitude, motivation and qualifications.

6.If you receive admission to the University, accept the offered university place.

Return the signed application for registration together with the required documents and transfer the semester fees

Questions & answers regarding registration

7.Welcome to ESB Business School!

You will find tips on finding a room or an apartment on Reutlingen University’s website.

For international students: On Reutlingen University’s website you will find information about studying in Germany, our range of preparatory classes, experience reports and a whole lot more.