MA Business Management and Development

Your shortcut to the board room! With our master’s program you open up new professional horizons.

MA Business Management and Development

So after your bachelor’s you’d like to take a shortcut to the top? Then apply now for our Master of Arts in Business Management and Development! You can study for this four-semester, officially recognised degree in English, either full-time or with the work–study model. You’ll quickly strengthen your academic profile, opening doors to excellent career options and salary prospects.

This generalist and application-oriented master’s has been created to meet companies’ demand for highly qualified leaders. They want candidates who know the challenges of a constantly changing business landscape and can use their flexibility to apply their management skills to various aspects of the business. By delivering intensive and comprehensive specialist knowledge and methods of international leadership, this master’s degree qualifies and prepares graduates for leadership positions in management.



Qualification Master of Arts (M.A.)
ECTS 120
Study duration 4 semesters
Language of instruction German or English
Study models With German as the language of instruction:
Full-time studies, dual work–study model or distance learning
With English as the language of instruction:
Full-time studies or dual work–study model
Start With German as the language of instruction:
Every summer or winter semesterWith English as the language of instruction:
Every winter semester
Location Berlin
Application deadline No deadline


Further information

Admission requirements

Requirements for successful admission to this master’s programme are listed below.

  • A bachelor’s in business economics or other related fields such as economics, commercial law, industrial engineering, business informatics, economic history, economic sociology, business ethics, business education, industrial psychology or business mathematics
  • Submission of application documents online (link to English form) with your CV, letter of motivation and references
  • Applicants who are non-native speakers of their chosen language of instruction – German or English – must include proof of level C1 proficiency in that language
Tuition fees and financing

M.A. Business Management and Development

Dual work–study model – Tuition fees student (usually)




0 EUR/month




Dual work–study model – Tuition Fees dual partner (usually)




590 EUR/month
(Payment terms 24 months)




Full-time studies

Distance Learning


590 EUR/month
(Payment terms 24 months)

349 EUR/month
(Payment terms 24 months)


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Downloadable informational materials

Contact Person Berlin

Jan Ruttig, M.A.

Phone: +49 30 206176-85
All contact persons

Contact Person Baden-Baden

Michael Blank, M.A.

Phone: +49 7221 9313-25
All contact persons


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