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 leadership skills in the shortest possible time, applying them in a company placement of your choice.
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.
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Management, leadership skills and company experience in just 18 months
The all-English MBA Full-Time allows you to create a broad portfolio of leadership and management skills in an international setting.
- Core Business Modules
- Elective Specialisation
- Practical & Academic Experience
Carefully read the admission requirements and get the necessary documents together:
• Letter of motivation (1 page)
• Copy of bachelor’s degree certificate
• GMAT 550+, GMAT Focus 515+, GMAC Executive Assessment (EA) or GRE equivalent (mandatory/ no waivers). Please make your GMAT or GRE score available to us via your GMAT or GRE account. The GMAT code for ESB Business School is MMB-LX-84. The GRE code for ESB Business School is 2867.
• Proof of two years professional experience
Fill out the online application form.
Our advice: The earlier you submit your application, the more time you will have in the further application process, e.g. applying for your visa and verifying your documents.
Take part in the selection interview.
Enrol for the programme.
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.
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.
Senior SAP Security & GRC Consultant, Protiviti Deutschland
MBA Full-Time Graduate 2022
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 comparison.
Strategy & Transformation Lead; MBA; Agile Coach at Roche
MBA Full-Time Graduate 2011
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.
Supply Chain Analyst at 4Flow (Transportation, Logistics, Supply Chain and Storage),
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.
Digital Marketing Specialist, cedalo, Freiburg, Germany
MBA Full-Time Graduate 2019
To succeed in Germany, you need to keep on redefining your skillset. This MBA helped me to do just that. The full-time nature also really let me dive into the deep end without any other distractions. If you want to step up your game, increase your potential and salary, try this international and practice-oriented MBA, it'll point you in the right direction, without a doubt!
Senior Marketing & Communications Manager, Profion GmbH, Munich
MBA Full-Time Graduate 2020
From a professional scientific background to business management application, the MBA Full-Time provided a very solid platform, allowing me to re-train and take my career to the next level. Its unique blend of theoretical and practical knowledge, taught by industry experts, gave me the skills to integrate smoothly into a challenging market
Project Lead Battery Software Development, Bosch eBike Systems, Kusterdingen, Germany
MBA Full-Time Graduate 2020
"A fine example of ESB‘s leadership in all things international is our over two decades of history of cooperation with one of the top business schools in India, SPJIMR. Our consecutive SPJIMR GMP and ESB MBA Full-Time structured programme was creatively conceived and implemented with much success for over 120 alumni and many more to come.“
ESB Business School
„Coming from a non-business background, the Full-Time MBA at ESB Reutlingen was my gateway into the world of business. The intensive, practice-oriented approach combined with the multicultural learning environment allowed me to gain a deep understanding of international business dynamics. This programme truly broadened my horizons and opened up new career opportunities.“
Product Marketing Manager, Applied AI/SW Business, Bosch Corporate Research, Renningen, Germany; MBA Full-Time Graduate 2017