YOUR BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION STUDIES. ACHIEVING YOUR GOAL WITH LEADERSHIP SKILLS.
You’re aiming at having a successful career with your economic expertise on the international stage, too? Then, you’ll learn everything you’ll need with master studies in business administration. This master studies will prepare you for challenging tasks in the middle to upper-level management, such as a business development manager, a consultant or a senior brand manager. Across all sectors, you’ll evolve into a leader in demand and will refine your intercultural know-how. Moreover, you’ll extend your given expertise with management-related know-how, you’ll learn to interpret economic trends, and will develop new business strategies and ideas.
You’ll either complete your master studies in business administration full- or part-time as well as in English or German. Above all, you’ll get economic expertise as well as individual methodological know-how and train your analytical and scientific thinking. Furthermore, you’ll have the chance to better specialise in selected fields, like success-oriented controlling or strategic marketing and branding. A unique feature lies in the MBA specialisation digital insurance in cooperation with the Deutsche Versicherungsakademie (DVA).
Information on accreditation and state approval can be found on the sub-page of the degree program.
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Why you should study at IU
- SALARY INCREASE up to 20%
- By studying at IU International University, you can expect up to 20% more salary in your future career.
- MORE RESPONSIBILITY IN THE JOBS OF THE FUTURE
- The job market is constantly changing - studying with us gives you the perfect preparation for the business world.
- OPTIMAL PROMOTION AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
- Start out in the professional world without compromises - no problem with a degree from us.
Business Development Manager
As a business development manager, you must have a feel for changes and trends in times of transformation. You analyse new trends and markets and develop new products and business ideas on this basis. You bring in-depth knowledge of finance, economics, and law to the table.
As a consultant, you advise different companies. The subject of the consulting might be, for example, general management of the company, internationalisation of projects, or how to deal with a change process. You must adapt your basic consulting concept to the expectations and tasks of your respective customers, without neglecting the goals of your employer, the consulting company.
Senior Brand Manager
As a brand manager it is your job to strategically develop, position, and coordinate a company’s image or brand so that it has high recognition value and stands out from other companies in the competition. Your job includes cross-product strategy planning using effective external communication. As a brand manager, you will design innovative, cross-channel media campaigns that will be implemented, analysed, and optimised nationally and internationally.
- Innovation and Entrepreneurship
- Internationales Marketing
- Financial Management
- Managing in a Global Economy
- Performance Measurement
A completed undergraduate degree with a specific thematic focus in the selected master's degree program. Alternatively, also professional activities with corresponding backgrounds can be accredited in individual cases. A degree from a state or state-recognized college/university with a final grade of at least "Satisfactory". Accreditation of knowledge and skills acquired outside of the university sector is generally possible. University entrance qualification as a foreign student applicant.
Generally, a completed undergraduate degree with a subject-related focus in the respective IU Master's program is a requirement for admission. The first undergraduate degree must have been successfully completed at a state or state-recognized college/university and with a final grade of at least "satisfactory". If the first degree does not include a subject-related focus, admission to the program can also be granted if the student has completed a related professional activity.
For English language degree courses, a proof (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo or Cambridge) of sufficient English language skills is required. Evidence of at least one year of qualifying professional experience is also required at the beginning of the degree course (This proof must be obtained after the completion of the undergraduate degree.)
For more detailed information and remarks about possible exceptions, please refer to the corresponding subpage of the respective course.
The qualifying examination regulationss also standardise the qualifying examinations for applicants who do not have the required ECTS points (240 CP for the Master 60 CP and 210 CP for the Master 90 CP) from their previous studies.
Evidence of at least one year of qualifying professional experience is also required at the beginning of the degree course (This proof must be obtained after the completion of the undergraduate degree.)
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