· Winter semester: September
· Summer semester: March
· 2, 3 or 4 Semesters
*Accreditation in preparation
Managers have more demanding jobs than ever. The best companies look for talents with a good mix of professional, organisational, and personal qualifications. Our master’s programme in Corporate Management meets these demands, taking you and your skills to the next level. In addition, this master's programme can easily be combined with a second job, as our lectures take place between Wednesday afternoon and Saturday evening.
At UE we will educate you as a manager who, aside from professional know-how, possesses knowledge of scientific methods and strong social competencies. Case studies, planning games, and project and research internships complement your theoretical education, offering you integrated and future-oriented studies.Request information Apply Now
· Winter semester: September
· Summer semester: March
· 2, 3 or 4 Semesters
English (Berlin and Hamburg with 60, 90 or 120 ECTS)
German (Iserlohn with 120 ECTS)
Master of Science (MSc)*
*Accreditation in preparation due to new master reform, i.e. offering all Master at UE as a 1 year, 1.5 years or 2 years option.
EU applicants: from 11,988 € yearly
Non-EU applicants: from 13,188 € yearly
You can find detailed information about fees and finances here.
Standard: 120 ECTS
Fast-Track: 60 or 90 ECTS
Lecture time: Wednesday afternoon until Saturday evening
*Important note: There is no guarantee that classroom teaching will be possible throughout the semester due to COVID-19. Read more
Focus on individual development and a flexible schedule (2.5 days/week). Practical projects, leadership training and teaching by renowned lecturers.
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Why UEShow more
The University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) is state-accredited, has been awarded on multiple occasions and is worldwide leading in international approach.
At our university you study in small groups. This guarantees you individual support and personal contact to the professors. All our lecturers are experts in their industry.
You will notice our practical approach from the first semester. A variety of courses allows you to determine the content of your studies yourself. University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) offers modern equipment like Smart Boards, macpools and more.
An internship and/or a semester aboroad is mandatory and projects and excursions give you the opportunity to create a network for your career.
Working during your study timeShow more
We want your studies to fit perfectly into your life. That's why the courses are scheduled on Wednesday afternoon until Friday and/or Saturday evening. That is how we want to enable the compatibility of working part-time while studying full-time.
But since it is a full-time study course, preparation and follow-up work can't be forgotten.
Study at UE in GermanyShow more
We put emphasis on internationality. That's why we were ranked as "one of the best 25 best international universities worldwide" (U-Multirank 2016). Our many international students come from all over the world to pursue a highly valued (state and FIBAA recognised) German degree that is entirely taught in English. We are also ranked by U-Multirank as one of the top ten performers in the Business Studies category in universities in Germany (U-Multirank 2018).
Germany, known as the country of innovators, is the perfect place to get your degree. Germany is the largest economic power and the center of high tech and automotive technologies in Europe. Additionally, Germany is a particularly safe and livable country with relatively low tuition fees and affordable living costs. Furthermore, Berlin is known as Europe's startup capital, magnet for creatives, and "place to be" for young people and entrepreneurs.
That's why we encourage international students to come here and study with us. You can apply with your national school degree now. We will then take a look at your application and guide you through the process.
Your career optionsShow more
With the master’s degree in Corporate Management, you are perfectly prepared for various different leadership positions. Aligned with your individually chosen subjects of focus, you will be able to take on roles in middle to top management at national and internationally active corporations.
You have specialist expertise in the bag and are able to combine academic methods with distinct social competence – an increasingly important requirement for a successful career path as a:
What’s more, the Master of Science (M.Sc.) enables you to gain a Ph.D. and doctor title. This is necessary, for example, for teaching and researching at universities and other institutes.
The programme structureShow more
At the University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE), we stimulate your management competencies in a scientific and practical manner. You will learn the essential management qualifications in the core disciplines of business administration across different disciplines.
The study programme with 120 ECTS offers you three specialisation areas, of which two are compulsory: Business Administration, Marketing & Sales, as well as Personnel Management & Company Development. On top of that, you will gain further study and practical experience in qualification phases domestically, and also complete two leadership training courses following the most modern scientific approaches.
The different modules have been compactly assembled for the 60 ECTS master’s programme.
For more details about the programme, please see the curriculum.
Tuition fees and fundingShow more
As a private university, University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) is funded not by the state, but by tuition fees. For this reason, studying at University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) costs more than at a public university. But it’s worth it: Our graduates meet essential requirements of careers in business, and this sets them apart from the graduates of many public universities.
All costs are included in the monthly tuition fee.
No additional costs will be incurred, such as a matriculation fee, exam fees, bachelor thesis fee or similar, as long as the course is completed within the standard study period. The costs for the semester abroad are not included in these fees, as there are substantial differences depending on country and university.
We are happy to provide you with information on funding your studies and on any available scholarships. If you have any further questions, our Student Guidance Office can provide you with detailed information. Find out useful information on funding on this webpage.
Application processShow more
You can apply a year in advance for your desired starting semester.
Students must meet the following requirements to qualify for the master’s degree programme:
The Master of Arts (M.A.) degree enables you to go on to complete your Ph.D. studies leading to a doctorate. However, the individual institutions of higher education determine the entrance requirements and the terms of admission.
– Robert Frost
Our university focuses on your development. That's why we teach in small learning groups and in a friendly and personal atmosphere. You will be taught by renowned lecturers with both scientific and business backgrounds. You will study at a campus that is centrally located, equipped with the latest technology, and known for its international and English-speaking character.
At University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) you even get the possibilty to actively shape your studies and your career path. Depending on your personal career goals, you will select your own specialisations and choose from a range of interdisciplinary subjects. Innovative tools such as the “CEO Decision Making: Business Simulation” and the "Professional Competencies Centre" bring your managerial skills to the next level. The programmes taught at University of Europe for Applied Sciences (UE) also include practical projects with top business partners and optional field trips which will prepare you perfectly for the job market of tomorrow.
Our dedicated career experts will help you develop your presentation and interview skills to boost your career.Read More
The lecturers in our Business department have years of experience in a range of business areas such as business psychology, finance and controlling, business administration, corporate governance and marketing.