Why study an MBA in Germany?

There are many reasons to study an MBA in Germany. The country is a popular business location for international students – find out why and more here.

1.    World-class education

Germany has a reputation for academic and business excellence. It is known for its high-quality education system, and many of its universities are ranked among the best in the world. Studying an MBA in Germany provides you with a strong theoretical and practical foundation, preparing you for a successful career in the global market. 

Did you know, that our International MBA program is EFMD accredited? The EFMD accreditation is an internationally highly recognized seal of quality that confirms the special quality of study programs and business schools.

2.    Affordable tuition

Compared to other countries, the tuition fees for an MBA in Germany are relatively affordable. There are many scholarship and funding options available to international students. Additionally, the cost of living in Germany is relatively low compared to, for example, the UK, the US and Australia (check out cost of living in Bremen).

3.    Multicultural environment

Germany is a highly multicultural society, with a diverse population of international students and professionals. It has a diverse population, and its cities are vibrant and cosmopolitan, offering a rich cultural experience and an opportunity to build a global network of contacts.

4.    Global Business Hub

Germany is the economic powerhouse of Europe, and is home to some of the world's largest and most successful companies like Volkswagen, Daimler and Siemens, among others. As one of the world's most important export economies, the German economy is even forecast to grow in 2023, which is remarkable given the global circumstances. Studying an MBA in Germany can provide you with the opportunity to gain firsthand experience and knowledge about global business operations and management practices and is a career gateway to Europe.

5.    Work Opportunities

Germany offers excellent post-study work opportunities for international students. The country has a stable and strong economy and is known for its technological advancements, innovation, and competitiveness. It has a low unemployment rate of currently 5,7 percent, and there is a high demand for skilled professionals in various industries such as IT, electrical and sustainable energy. Furthermore, Germany is home to many large multinational corporations and small to medium-sized businesses, providing a wealth of opportunities for job seekers and entrepreneurs. After completing your MBA, you can explore career opportunities in Germany or elsewhere in Europe with a job seeker visa, as many companies in the region value an MBA degree and the skills it provides.

6.    Quality of Life

Germany is a generally save country and is known for its high quality of life, with a high standard of living, excellent public transport, and access to healthcare. The country is also famous for its beautiful scenery, rich cultural heritage, and many recreational activities, making it an attractive place to live and work.