Master General Management (M.A.)

ON MY RESPONSIBILITY.

General Management is the ideal training for complex challenges in all fields of management that arise from new forms of work and digitisation. 

Distance learning

Language : German

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YOUR CAREER GROWS. WITH YOUR GENERAL MANAGEMENT STUDIES.

Business Administration is exactly your area of expertise and after your Bachelor's degree you want to strive for something higher? With a Master's degree in General Management, you'll be able to pull the strings and not get lost in the minutiae of individual sub-departments. You’ll coordinate the excellent preliminary work of your employees, solve conflicts and always keep an eye on the big picture. Whether as part of the management, HR department, management consultancy or sales management, the success of a company will always be your success too.  

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Career

YOUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES. FUTURE-ORIENTED.

Your studies in General Management are opening a whole new range of opportunities for you and your career. Be ready to make an impact and to work in an industry as diverse as your learned skills.  

Choose how you want to study General Management at IU

Do you want maximum self-determination in your studies and want to complete your Master's degree as flexibly as possible so that it fits perfectly with you and your current life situation? Then distance learning at IU International University of Applied Sciences offers you a lot of freedom and optimal conditions. In addition to various time models, you can also take advantage of an innovative mix of virtual campus, digital learning tools and an extensive online community. 

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From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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You study completely on your own terms – whenever, wherever and however you want! Get the perfect blend of innovative study tools, interactive study formats via video chat (live or on demand) and personal support.

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Degree
Master of Arts
State-recognised & award-winning*
German
Admission requirements
With and without Abitur (A-Levels)
No NC (admissions restrictions) or waiting semester
Advantages of the study format
Flexible learning on the online campus - whenever and wherever you want
Innovative study app IU Learn and online campus
Possibility to study alongside your job thanks to 100% online teaching
Personal support from study advisors, teachers, study coaches and career coaches
Take your online exams 24/7 from the comfort of your own home
Campus
Virtual campus – 100 % online
Time model
Start your studies at any time
Full time – 24 months
Part time I – 36 months
Part time II – 48 months
Study online

* Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree programme.

Why you should study General Management 

In many companies, a highly qualified and internationally recognised Master's degree is still considered a basic requirement for taking on responsible management tasks. So if you want to make a career in senior management, you can hardly avoid a Master's degree. This is because, unlike Bachelor's students, you will have in-depth knowledge and special skills in a field of your choice. This difference is particularly noticeable when starting a career and when being offered positions at management level. This way, you will not only stand out from the crowd with your expertise, but also benefit from an above-average starting salary and excellent career opportunities

 

This is what your Master’s degree in General Management at IU looks like  

With the Master's degree in General Management at IU International University of Applied Sciences, you will deepen your existing business knowledge with the profound know-how of a manager. In this way, you will acquire irreplaceable knowledge to be able to control business processes. In addition, you will gain valuable expertise in a wide variety of areas such as leadership, business ethics, corporate governance, marketing and corporate finance. This will give you a comprehensive insight into various disciplines and allow you to find out more quickly where exactly your individual talents and personal preferences lie. 

 

A look into the future: What you will be able to do after graduating

 After completing your Master's degree in General Management, you’ll be able to decide for yourself in which area of the company you want to pursue a career later on. With a Master's degree, you will be irreplaceable for your company and your employees. In general, all doors will be open to you if, for example, you want to strategically and tactically achieve the specified profit, turnover and marketing goals as a sales manager or take responsibility for your entire company as a managing director. Alternatively, you’ll also be able to take on the role of a management consultant to support general management from the outside and actively accompany change processes.

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We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

Info by post

I have taken note of the data protection declaration as well as the information on the right of withdrawal and on the persons responsible.

*Mandatory fields

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