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Interkulturelle Betriebswirtschaftslehre/ Intercultural Business Studies (Master of Science)

Program:Interkulturelle Betriebswirtschaftslehre/ Intercultural Business Studies
Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Program length: 2 years / 4 semesters (120 ECTS points)

The programme Intercultural Business Studies / Interkulturelle Betriebswirtschaftslehre is an internationally and interculturally oriented Master's programme that combines an in-depth education in business with the teaching of intercultural, interdisciplinary and linguistic skills, thereby providing graduates with the best possible preparation for the challenges of a global labour market. The specialisation in one of the key competences "Accounting and Finance", "Market-oriented Corporate Management" and "Information and Innovation Management" also allows the programme to be individually tailored and a personal profile to be formed.


Successful graduates can pursue a career as a specialist or manager in international companies and institutions with an intercultural focus, in the fields of industry, commerce and services, as well as in the public sector and in associations.

  • Admission requirements

    Required university degreeProof of completion of a relevant Bachelor's degree programme in the field of "Economics" or a comparable domestic or foreign university degree that qualifies the student for a profession. At least 66 credit points (CP) must have been earned in economics subjects in the completed degree programme. Students must also be able to demonstrate methodological expertise in the form of at least 10 credits in mathematics, statistics, operations research, econometrics or empirical economic research. Proof must be provided that the knowledge has been imparted, not that it has been applied, as the Master's programme is more research-oriented.
    Certifications of program-specific knowledge and skills to be submitted prior to admissionGerman skills:
    DSH 2

    English skills:

    Certification of skills in the English language at Level B2 of the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages of the Council of Europe" and of another language of at least the A2 level of the "Common European Framework of Reference for Languages of the Council of Europe".
    Admission procedure and program-specific documents to be submitted

    Eligibility assessment process

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