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International Management Full-Time - MBA

An all-encompassing management toolkit for future executives in fluid and global markets

The International Management Full-Time MBA is particularly aimed at graduates of technical, scientific and academic fields of study such as engineering, natural sciences and the humanities for management and leadership tasks in the field of international business.

  • Gateway to German industry even before graduation
    Build and refine business, management and ledership skills in the shortest possible time, applying them in a company placement of your choice.

  • Internationally oriented
    The content of the programme is geared towards an international career; studying entirely in English whilst learning German in parallel.

  • Studying at the highest level
    ESB Business School is AACSB accredited - a seal of quality that only 5 % of all business schools worldwide achieve. Top rankings are the norm for us.

 

Further advantages:

  • You can choose between three specialisations; applying your knowledge in a company project, which you can choose to complete at home or abroad. 

  • Graduates usually take on positions in (junior) management and consulting. They are active in all sectors and company divisions, especially in marketing, market research, product management, key account management, international sales, international trade, international procurement, and logistics.

  • We offer German courses throughout the study period.

The application window is closed. Please apply from January 2023 onwards.

Virtual Info Sessions

In our virtual info sessions, we will introduce you to the International Management Full-Time MBA and answer your questions about study content, teaching formats, study structure and the admission process.

Dial into one of our appointments:

Zoom-Link to our info sessions

Upcoming dates:

  • 09 November, 15:00 - 16:00 pm
  • 21 November, 14:00 - 15:00 pm
  • 05 December, 16:00 - 17:00 pm
  • 20 December, 17:00 - 18:00 pm
  • 11 January, 15:00 - 16:00 pm
  • 24 January, 14:00 - 15:00 pm
  • 10 February, 14:00 - 15:00 pm
  • 03 March,  15:00 - 16:00 pm

Arrange a personal call

We look forward to advising you personally about our MBA.

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MBA International Management Full-Time

Key facts and figures

All facts and figures for your degree programme at a glance

Duration of study

2 semesters

Language of instruction: English

Study location

Reutlingen University

Start of studies

Early October

Admission requirements

University degree, two years of professional experience, GMAT and English C1

Costs

€10,400 plus semester fee

Places in programme

25 annually

All key facts

Duration of study

2 semesters

Study location

Reutlingen University

Start of studies

Early October

Application deadline

30 June (non EU applicants)
15 August (EU applicants)

Our Application portal opens in January. International applicants should apply early for a visa.

Places in programme

25 annually

Admission requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent (degrees from non German universities must be recognised in Germany by Studienkolleg Konstanz)

  • At least two years professional experience after completion of bachelor´s degree, proof of which must be presented by the start of lectures

  • Very good English proficiency, corresponding to level C1 according to the European Framework of Reference for Languages. Further Information: Statute of required language skills"

  • A GMAT test score of at least 550 points (or equivalent GRE score)
    Please ensure that you select ESB Business School/Reutlingen University as one of the universities to which your test result will be sent.

  • Successful selection interview

Language of instruction

English

Degree

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

ECTS

75

Costs

  • € 10,400 tuition fee

  • € 167.30 semester fee

Admission requirements

  • Completed higher education studies, usually at least a bachelor's degree or equivalent (degrees from non-German universities must be recognised in Germany by the Studienkolleg Konstanz)

  • At least two years of professional experience after completion of the first degree, proof of which must be presented by the start of lectures

  • Very good English proficiency, corresponding to level C1 according to the  European Framework of Reference for Languages

  • A GMAT test score of at least 550 points (score 550+ or equivalent GRE score) Please ensure that you select ESB Business School at Reutlingen University as one of the universities to which your test result will be sent.

  • Successful selection interview

Costs

  • € 10,400 tuition fees

  • Semester fee: € 167,30

Management and leadership skills in just one year

The all-English, one-year MBA Full-Time allows you to create a broad portfolio of leadership and management skills in an international setting.

Structure and content

The MBA Full-Time deals with questions such as:

  • What tasks await today´s executives in the field of general management?
  • What elements are important for integrated corporate management?
  • How do I control and successfully implement international business processes?
  • How do I resolve conflicts in intercultural environments?
  • What management and leadership skills are crucial in (international) practice?

Study plan overview

The MBA Full-Time provides you with a broad portfolio of management and leadership skills; preparing you for roles in the management of global businesses in just one year. In addition to the compulsory modules, you can choose one of three specialisations and apply your knowledge to a business project/company of your choice, which you can undertake in Germany or abroad.

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Questions?

Your personal study advisor is happy to help you!

Your application process

1.

Carefully read the admission requirements and get the necessary documents together:
•    Your resumé (CV)
•    Letter of motivation (1 page)
•    Copy of your bachelor’s degree certificate
•    GMAT 550+/equivalent GRE score
•    Proof of two years of professional experience

2.

Fill out the online application form from January onwards. You will find the application form here.

Our advice: The earlier you submit your online application, the more time you will have in the further application process, e.g. applying for your visa and verifying your documents.

3.

Take part in the selection interview.

4.

Enrol for the programme.

Admission requirements

  • Completed higher education studies, usually at least a bachelor's degree or equivalent (degrees from non-German universities must be recognised in Germany by the Studienkolleg Konstanz)

  • At least two years of professional experience after completion of the first degree, proof of which must be presented by the start of lectures

  • Very good English proficiency, corresponding to level C1 according to the  European Framework of Reference for Languages

  • A GMAT test score of at least 550 points (score 550+ or equivalent GRE score) Please ensure that you select ESB Business School at Reutlingen University as one of the universities to which your test result will be sent.

  • Successful selection interview

Applications

Step 1: Get the necessary documents together:

  • Your resumé
  • Letter of motivation (1 page)
  • Copy of your Bachelor’s degree certificate
  • Result of GMAT 550+/ GRE equivalent
  • Documentation of two years of professional experience

Step 2: Fill out the online application form.

You can apply from January onwards. You will find the application form here.

Our advice: The earlier you submit your online application, the more time you have in the further application process, for example for applying for your visa and verifying your documents.

Step 3: If you have a degree from outside the EU, please contact the Studienkolleg Konstanz  for recognition of your degree - the sooner, the better.

FAQS about the application process
 

Selection interview

After you have submitted the online application form, and provided you meet the admission requirements, you will receive a proposed date for the selection interview. If the date is not feasible, we will offer you an alternative date.

The selection interview: You will take part in a 20-30 minute online interview. If you pass the selection interview, you will receive confirmation within a week.

FAQS about the application process

Enrolment

Step 1: Enrol online at Reutlingen University Campus PoRTal and upload the required documents.

ONLINE ENROLMENT

You can view the status of your enrolment in the university's Campus PoRTal.

Step 2: Submit the signed application for enrolment together with all supporting documents by post to Reutlingen University. Your application with all the required documents must be received by the enrolment deadline of 15. August.

List of documents:

  • A high school leaving certificate or equivalent (e. g. A-levels, Abitur, Hochschulreife).
  • A copy of your first higher education degree (e. g. diploma/bachelor’s). Applicants with a bachelor’s degree from a German institution of higher education, please submit a certified copy and the certificate of exmatriculation.
  • Applicants with international degrees: If you have a degree from a non German university, please contact the Studienkolleg Konstanz for recognition of your degree - the sooner, the better. 
  • Resumé (CV)
  • Confirmation of successful selection interview
  • Proof of level C1 English proficiency undless bachelors´s degree was conducted in English
  • GMAT score 550+ or GRE equivalent
  • Proof of minimum two years professional experience (employment contract, interim reference or employer's confirmation of the duration of the employment relationship).
  • Applicants from India, China and Vietnam must submit an original certificate from the Academic Evaluation Center (APS)
  • Copy of valid passport
  • Electronic notification from a statutory health insurance company in Germany about health insurance status

Please ensure that you include a current email and home address in your application so that we can contact you.

Step 3: Once you have successfully submitted all documents, you will receive an enrolment offer, a list of any outstanding certificates and a fee notification. Pay the first instalment of the tuition fees (€ 5,200) and the semester fee. The transfer must be made by the enrolment deadline on 15 August.

FAQs about applications

And after your studies?

With the ESB MBA in International Management, you are ideally equipped to pursue management and consultant positions in all industries, typically: Marketing, Market Research, Product Management, Key Account Management, International Sales, International Trade, International Procurement, Logistics and Fulfilment, etc.

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Your qualification profile

Graduates of the MBA programme will have gained broad expertise in general management, as well as refined strategic and operational capabilities to successfully design and lead international business processes responsibly.

Typical industries

MBA graduates can aspire to managerial positions in all industries, typically: Marketing, Market Research, Product Management, Key Account Management, International Sales, International Trade, International Procurement, Logistics and Fulfilment, etc.

Possible areas of business

Whether marketing, market research, consulting, product and key account management or international sales, trade and procurement: with your MBA degree, a wide range of fields of application is open to you.

The full-time MBA at ESB Business School is more goal-oriented than other MBA programmes and, due to its brevity, can be ideally combined with many companies that offer up to 18-month sabbaticals.

Adyasha Swain

Senior SAP Security & GRC Consultant, Protiviti Deutschland

MBA Full-Time Graduate 2022

The rich and in-depth curriculum provides students with skills to make strategic and operational decisions and prepares them for managerial careers in highly competitive and global markets.

Eliot Wogu

Founder/CEO, Trashcoin

MBA Full-Time Graduate 2021

In the MBA International Management Full-Time I was able to fully concentrate on my studies. There was no work pressure that prevented me from doing so. Prior to completing my MBA, my post-MBA salary also increased by more than 50 per cent in compasion.

Li Bickerich

Strategy & Transformation Lead; MBA; Agile Coach at Roche

MBA Full-Time Graduate 2011

Patricio Mena Bustos

The MBA Full-Time at ESB Business School provides the technical skills and recognition needed to become an attractive and convincing player in the German and European job market.

Patricio Mena Bustos

Logistics Specialist, Marley Spoon, Berlin, Germany

MBA Full-Time Graduate 2022

This MBA programme provides the proper mix of skill development for career advancement in the corporate and entrepreneurial worlds. Learning with individuals from diverse professional and cultural backgrounds aided my intercultural competence and sensitivity.

January Edward

Digital Marketing Specialist, cedalo, Freiburg, Germany

MBA Full-Time Graduate 2019

The application window is closed. Please apply from January 2023 onwards.

Virtual Info Sessions

In our virtual info sessions, we will introduce you to the International Management Full-Time MBA and answer your questions about study content, teaching formats, study structure and the admission process.

Dial into one of our appointments:

Zoom-Link to our info sessions

Upcoming dates:

  • 09 November, 15:00 - 16:00 pm
  • 21 November, 14:00 - 15:00 pm
  • 05 December, 16:00 - 17:00 pm
  • 20 December, 17:00 - 18:00 pm
  • 11 January, 15:00 - 16:00 pm
  • 24 January, 14:00 - 15:00 pm
  • 10 February, 14:00 - 15:00 pm
  • 03 March,  15:00 - 16:00 pm

Arrange a personal call

We look forward to advising you personally about our MBA.

[Translate to English:]

MBA International Management Full-Time

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