Business Administration

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: supply chain management (SCM); finance; human resources management (HRM); finance, accounting, controlling, and taxation (FACT), and digital business.
Graduating with an MA 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.


Degree:Master of Arts
Program duration:3 semesters
Admission restrictions:Degree programme-specific
Language of instruction:German
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 goal-oriented 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 instructor in your future career.
Facts and figures:300 students, approx. 80 new enrolments per semester
Admission semester:Winter semester or summer semester
Application period:For the winter semester: 2 May to 31 May
For the summer semester: 15 November to 15 December
Dual system options:Dual Business Administration
Faculty:Business Administration


Important Documents

Module catalogue


More Information

For more detailed information see the German page for the programme. There you'll also find information on prospective careers as well as tools and resources to assist you, if you are not sure if Business Administration is the right degree programme for you.


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