The extra-occupational Master's in Business Management of the International Graduate Center is aimed at employees with a business background, who would like to further their knowledge alongside their current job. Unlike other postgraduate courses in Germany, this master focuses on the three stages of a company lifecycle: foundation, growth and restructuring. This program will help you develop a holistic management perspective by building on your existing knowledge and will help you qualify for executive positions in management, consulting, finance and accounting, corporate refurbishment, strategic marketing and start-up.
- Instructors with theoretical and practical background
- Combination of online and classroom study
- Flexible module structure
- Strong international relations
- Visa allowing for working in Germany
- Bachelor's degree in a business field
- One or more years of work experience
- Very good German language skills (C1), good English language skills
- Interest in management and consulting tasks
Program description - Master in Business Management Part-Time
Take your next career step towards a management position
At the center of this extra-occupational Master's in Business Management of the International Graduate Center (IGC) are practical management skills. You will learn to handle complex issues reflectively in your field of studies and gain skills that will help you enhance your independent learning experience. Additional key competences will be taught in this program to help you succeed in managerial positions. Less face-to-face classroom time due to a blended learning model To enable our students to study Master's in Business Management on top of their existing professional commitments, only two-thirds of the study course requires physical presence. The remaining modules are offered in a so-called blended learning format - a combination of online learning phases with didactic support and contact hours, during which you do not have to be physically present. Job-friendly seminar times To accommodate our students' work schedules, the classes with a mandatory attendance requirement usually take place on Friday evening and all-day Saturday
here at IGC. In the first semester, there is a full-day block seminar from Wednesday to Saturday. The courses are taught in English and German. If you are only interested in individual modules from the curriculum of the Master's in Business Management, you can take these as part of FlexMasters Business Management program.
The Master's degree of the application-oriented Master Business Management (M.A.) opens up attractive career perspectives in the management and consulting area. In terms of content, the program is based on the development stages (life cycle) of a company.“