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M.Sc. International Management at a Glance

Standard period of study: 3 semester plus 1 semester thesis
Semester start: Fall term (September)

Master of Science

Campus: Dortmund, Frankfurt/Main, Munich, Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart, Berlin
Accreditation: FIBAA, German Accreditation Council
Admission requirements: 30 ECTS points in business or economics-related subjects. All requirements.
Semester abroad: One compulsory integrated
Practical experience: 12 weeks compulsory internship, workshops, excursions
Language: 100% English
Tuition fees per semester
(1st - 3rd semester):

6,180 Euro in Dortmund, Cologne, Stuttgart and Berlin
6,480 Euro in Frankfurt/Main, Munich and Hamburg

monthly payment possible

Enrollment fee: 600 Euro

Thesis fee (4th semester): 1,200 Euro at all campuses

Please notice: From 2020, the enrollment fee for Non-EU-students is 1,500 Euro.

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Ramona NowakDortmund Campus
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Study Profile M.Sc. International Management

Mastering challenges

The Master in International Management aims to provide you with the skills to master the challenges of leadership in an international environment. The course offers you the opportunity to build on the knowledge you gained at undergraduate level and to develop extensive specialist expertise and social values. You will learn how intercultural teams are managed and products are marketed for international consumers.

Study in English

Foreign language lessons are an integral part of this master’s course in order to prepare you for a role in an international environment. The program is taught completely in English. You can also expand your language skills to negotiation level during a semester abroad at a partner university of your choice.

Experience ‘real world’ business

The Master in International Management provides you with numerous opportunities to gain ‘real world’ business experience through integrated practical sessions. In addition to the required twelve week compulsory internship, you will also participate in a consultancy project in close cooperation with a company which acts as the client.

Aspiring to management positions

The Master in International Management provides you with the required qualifications to occupy positions at middle and upper management level. You are subsequently able to assist in all business administration activities required in the running of a company, in particular those with an international focus.

Program Content

The Master in International Management prepares students for a future leading role in business as international management experts.

Semester Abroad

During their semester abroad, students further develop and strengthen their intercultural competence and improve their language skills in a region where they would like to work in the future.

Double Degree

If you decide to enroll in the double degree course, successful study will result in you being awarded a German master’s degree from ISM and a master’s degree from an international partner university.


Your Application at the International School of Management.


As a state-recognized, non-profit university the ISM is solely financed by tuition fees. Upon acceptance of a degree course place at the ISM the applicant has to pay an admission fee. Once you are accepted as a student at the ISM you are required to pay enrolment fees, which amount to 600 Euro.

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