You have chosen the International Management MBA programme and would now like to apply? To do so the following steps are necessary.

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

Admission requirements:

  • Successfully completed university degree (university of applied sciences or university), all fields of study
  • At least two years of active service in the Federal Armed Forces
  • Good English language skills
  • Motivation and personal aptitude (application interview)

2.Speak to your responsible vocational training service of the Federal Armed Forces (Berufsförderungsdienst der Bundeswehr, BFD), then fill in the application form for admission and compile all the required documents.

Download application form for admission 2015 (in German)

Download application form for admission 2016 (in German)

Required documents:

  • Letter of motivation stating your reasons for taking up the course
  • CV in tabular form with a complete list of all degree programmes completed to date and as applicable any further courses have attended.
  • University entrance qualification (in officially certified copy)
  • University degree certificate (in officially certified copy)
  • Proof of at least 2 years of qualified work experience
  • Evidence of English language skills (e.g. SLP or TOEFL)

3.Fill in the application form for matriculation.

Download application form for matriculation

Please complete the application form electronically.

Save the application form as a pdf file and send it by email to: Martina Hucl. Alternatively, you may use the “submit form“ function in active pdf.

Please attach an electronic version of your passport photo to your email (max. size 100 KB).

4.Send the application for admission, the application for matriculation and the required documents in due time by post to the University of the Federal Armed Forces Munich (Universität der Bundeswehr München).

Print out both application forms, sign them and insert your passport photo in the photo field of the matriculation application form.

Send all documents by post to:

Martina Hucl
CASC - Campus Advanced Studies Center
Universität der Bundeswehr München
Werner-Heisenberg-Weg 39
D - 85577 Neubiberg

Application deadline
15 February

5.Upon invitation attend the selection interview.

Your application documents decide on whether you receive an invitation. The approx. hour-long selection interview takes place either at the University of the Federal Armed Forces in Munich or at ESB Business School in Reutlingen with the respective academic director. With respect to content the interview will include mainly questions about professional perspectives and expectations as well as your English language skills.

7.Upon admission accept the offered place of study.

After your acceptance you will receive the contract documents. Please return these after approval by the vocational training service of the Federal Armed Forces (Berufsförderungsdienst der Bundeswehr, BFD).

7.Welcome to ESB Business School!

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