The accredited Business Administration master’s degree programme is an economics-based post-graduate follow-on degree programme. The degree programme aims to provide continuing and advanced management training.

Our master’s degree programme offers you the opportunity to pursue the following areas of specialization: Logistics, Purchasing and Supply Chain Management (SCM), Finance; Human Resources Management (HRM), Finance, Accounting, Controlling and Taxation (FACT), and Digital Business.
Graduating with an M.A. in Business Administration will equip you with the skills you need to meet the challenges of global economic development. You will earn a degree that will qualify you to perform management tasks and academic work. Application-oriented, academic specialization is achieved via the selection of one of the above-mentioned business-oriented specialist subjects. In this way, we will prepare you for employment in the fields of logistics; in the banking sector or in the finance departments of small and large companies; in personnel management, in the areas of recruitment or human resources development, for example; in controlling or in accounting/bookkeeping (including in accordance with IFRS standards) and tax law, or in the area of digitalization for business and therefore Industry 4.0.



Master of Arts
Program duration
3 Semester
Admission restrictions

Special features
  • Different specialist subjects allow students to systematically develop their own specializations in order to prepare themselves for entry into the labour market in a targeted manner.
  • Thanks to the range of specialist elective subjects, you will gain further knowledge in your specialist subject and will therefore be able to improve your employability.
  • The instructor training that is on offer will enable you to take on the role of training supervisor in your future career.
Interesting numbers and statistics

300 students, approx. 80 new enrolments per semester

Admission semester
Winter semester or Summer semester
Application period
For the winter semester: 02.05.2022 to 31.05.2022
For the summer semester: 15.11.2021 to 15.12.2021
Dual system options
Dual Business Administration
Business administration

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Detailed information about the curriculum of this programme is available in German. Switch the language toggle in the upper right corner.

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Information on admission

Admission requirements and FAQs on application and admission

Required language certificates

The language of instruction in this degree programme is German. Applicants with a different native language who do not hold a German bachelor’s degree and have not completed a German-language education at a higher education institution must provide one of the following certificates:

  • German Language Examination for University Admission for foreign applicants (DSH level 1)
  • Test of German as a Foreign Language with above-average results (TestDaF; level 3 or higher in all 4 parts of the examination)

Overview of all recognized language certificates (pdf)



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Faculty advisor

Do you have any questions about the master’s programme in Business Administration?
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If you have any further queries that need to be clarified during a personal consultation, the following contact persons will be happy to help you:

Prof. Johannes Igl

Degree Programme Head

Telephone: +49 (0)911 5880 - 2820
Room: BL.132

Andreas Kopp

Degree Programme Management

Telephone: +49 (0)911 5880 - 2784
Fax: +49 (0)911 5880 - 6720
Room: BL.243