M.Sc. International Management

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M.Sc. International Management at a Glance

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

Master of Science

Campus: Dortmund, Frankfurt/Main, Munich, Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart, Berlin
Accreditation: FIBAA, German Accreditation Council
Admission requirements: first degree in economics or alternatively 30 ECTS points in the field of business sciences
all requirements
Semester abroad: One compulsory integrated
Practical experience: 12 weeks compulsory internship, workshops, excursions
Language: 100 % English
Tuition fees:

Overview Tuition fees

Early Bird Discount: Save 1,000 Euro for the fall term by June 15th when you sign a contract!
You can find out everything you need to know from your study advisor.

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You don't know if you can be on campus for the start of the first semester in times of corona? No problem, please contact your study advisor.

Fast Track: on the fast lane

With the option Fast Track the semester abroad is omitted and you shorten the work placement. This allows you to complete your master's degree in 3 semesters with 90 ECTS. You can find out everything you need to know from your study advisor.

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B.Sc. International Management program content

Master International Management - Studying at an International Level

With an International Management Master you work specifically on your previous business knowledge and qualify for a leading position in business. In addition to the business content, you will also choose your own individual focus..

International Management Theory & Practice are closely interlinked. The integrated practical phases offer you extensive opportunities to gain your own practical experience and prove yourself in various areas.

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#In the Middle of Practice

ISM student meets former president

If someone had asked me how high the probability was that I would ever meet a president to talk to him personally about the future of Europe, I would have just smiledpolitely, said Alexander Scherer.ISM students can actively participate in the Campus Symposium and experience the fascination of a large business conference for themselves.

International Management Master - study abroad

Getting Off to an International Start

In the International Management Master, a semester abroad at one of around 190 partner universities is firmly integrated into the curriculum. You will:

  • learn international economics,
  • intensify your intercultural competencies and
  • have the opportunity to obtain a second international double degree at one of our partner universities.

Since the Master in Management is taught entirely in English, you will be well prepared for negotiations and cooperation across national borders after completing your studies.

Further information about the semester abroad

#On the Move Internationally During the Studies

Experience contrasts with the double degree in Mexico

For the past five months, Sven Goldammer has been studying at the Tec de Monterrey in Guadalajara, the second largest city in Mexico. Together with fellow ISM students and some Mexicans, he has rented a house and is right in the middle of Mexican life. Life in Mexico is characterized by contrasts. Rich and poor, desert and jungle, crime and warmth.It was a unique experience for him.


How Can I Apply?

In order to study international management at ISM, the university conducts an internal entrance test that tests your personality, motivation and skills. The International Management Master is not restricted by a “Numerus Clausus” (NC).

Further information about the admission requirements and the application process

#Springboard to Your Career

Digital marketing strategies for Wilkinson Sword

After completing his studies, Matthias Hanschke joined Wilkinson Sword as a successful Digital Marketing Manager for North-East Europe. The search for the digital self and the perfect customer journey presents the marketing expert with interesting challenges in an international environment. "My goal is to advance the digital transformation in the company as the digital spearhead."

Dr. Klaus Engel
Evonik attaches great importance to training and promoting particularly talented and committed young people. As one of the world's leading specialty chemicals companies, Evonik also relies on excellent young talent. Economists often work in teams with scientists and engineers, coordinate projects and act as interfaces in core processes.

Dr. Klaus Engel, Chairman of the Board of Management,
Evonik Industries AG

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Dortmund & Cologne Campus
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Frankfurt/Main & Stuttgart Campus
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Munich Campus
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Hamburg & Berlin Campus
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