Master of Business Administration

MBA with specialised modules in International Business.

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MBA International Business

MBA with specialised modules in International Business

In addition to the basic concepts of International Business, you will be trained in-depth to analyse the factors that influence marketing in different markets. Not only will you understand how cultural, social and economic differences affect consumer behaviour, but you will also be able to develop global marketing strategies that address these issues. An emphasis of the MBA with specialised modules in International Business is on exploring and solving complex challenges in the international business environment. You will learn how to identify, evaluate and solve potential problems that may arise in cross-border business activities. 
MBAs at UE take place on campus in presence, only the specialised modules are taught online.
Note for international students: Full-time MBA students are eligible to receive a regular student visa.
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MBA International Business

The specialisation modules in the MBA International Business focuses on two core topics: Global Marketing Management, Management Consulting and Cross-cultural Management.
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Admission Requirements

Here are some things you will need for your application:
– Completed application form
– Diploma / Bachelor certificate & – language certificate
– CV & letter of motivation
– Copy of your passport


  • EU applicants standard: € 925 monthly
  • Non-EU applicants standard: € 12,332 yearly
  • Dubai: 77,700 AED (1.5 years)

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Semesters & Credits

You study for 3 semesters and gain 90 ECTS.
Do you have any further questions? You may already find the answer in the most frequently asked questions.

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Career Perspectives

This specialisation prepares you for your professional career in the field of international business, analysis and risk assessment, and our Career Development Centre will be happy to help you with any further questions you may have.

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Spotlight Module "Cross-cultural Management"

In the specialization module "Cross-cultural Management", students delve into the intricacies of managing diverse cultural environments within organizations. They begin by reflecting on the concept of culture and various approaches to studying it, understanding its relevance to organizational management. The module introduces students to the main theoretical approaches in cross-cultural management, equipping them with the tools to evaluate and apply these theories in real-world scenarios. Students learn to analyze organizational problems and issues through the lens of cultural diversity, applying cross-cultural management theory to find effective solutions. Additionally, they assess the implications of cultural and/or language differences in business communication, gaining insights into how these differences can impact collaboration and decision-making in a global context.
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Your Future Career Perspectives

With an MBA in International Business, you have a wide range of career opportunities available to you. Depending on your experience and industry, you can expect an annual salary ranging from €60,000 to €110,000. Career paths include roles such as Regional Marketing Manager, International Business Developer, Head of Exports, and Project Manager. Throughout your studies, you'll gain valuable skills in International Business Law and Regulations, International Marketing and Branding, as well as Global Market Analysis, among others. With these competencies, you're well-equipped to succeed in the international business world and advance your career. If you're still uncertain about whether an MBA is the right choice for you, our blog post discussing the pros and cons of choosing an MBA could help you out.

Cooperation Partners

Gain access to internships and real-life business projects with a range of leading companies to boost your career.

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  • UE Germany Cooperation Partners - BASF

Visualize Your Future: Check out our Campuses

In our videos, you will witness our modern campus facilities, designed to foster innovation and collaboration. The diverse atmosphere ensures an immersive learning environment for our students that defines our Campus life in Hamburg and in Dubai. Our campuses are more than just buildings, they are a hub of creativity and perspectives.

Learn from our Experts

Find further valuable information about our professors and their career.

Prof. Dr. Thomas Burgartz

Prof. Dr. Thomas Burgartz

Dr. Thomas Burgartz is the dean of the Economics faculty and Head of various Bachelor and Master programs at UE Germany, Iserlohn campus.
Prof. Dr. Werner Frese

Prof. Dr. Werner Frese

Learn from our economics expert Prof. Dr. Werner Frese and start your Master’s degree at the University of Europe for Applied Sciences.

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