around 190

partner universities worldwide

72

nationalities across all ISM programs

1:7

faculty/student ratio

39

international lecturers and guest lecturers

100%

Open Door Policy


Corporate Mission

Vision

Vision

We will become one of Germany's top business schools in terms of internationalization and industry outreach.


Mission

Mission

Applied ISM education inspires our students to assume management responsibility in a global business environment.


Goals

Goals

  • Cultivate outstanding young professionals
  • Enhance applied research and promote young researchers
  • Foster the regional integration and transregional reputation of ISM
  • Foster the international reach of ISM as one of our core competencies
  • Continuously develop our teaching, research and administration capacities to ensure quality


Rankings

For years ISM has been featured at the top of various rankings.

  • Logo CHE Ranking

    One of the best private
    German universities

  • Logo Trendence

    Excellent results
    in the fields of
    lecturer quality & practical relevance

  • Logo Universum

    Top marks for international
    orientation & practical relevance

  • Logo Wirtschaftswoche

    ISM again among the best
    private business schools

  • Logo Multirank

    Excellent results
    in global Multirank


Accreditation

  • Logo Ministerium NRW

    The ISM has been
    state-approved indefinitely.

  • Logo Wissenschaftsrat

    The ISM is one of the first private
    universities nationwide, which has twice
    subsequently held an Institutional Accreditation
    for over ten years.

  • Logo Akkreditierungsrat

    All ISM study programs
    bear the seal of quality
    of the Accreditation Council.

  • Logo FIBAA

    All ISM study programs
    bear the FIBAA seal of quality.