|Study location||Germany, Hannover|
|Tuition fee||€15,500 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Management is the cornerstone of any organisation and if you want to stand out in a competitive global marketplace, it is important you earn the right qualification to do so. The master’s in business management equips you with the strategic skills and cutting-edge knowledge required to break into the field and make an impact – whatever role you end up securing. With a Master of Science in Business Management, you will be ready to take the lead in a variety of roles and achieve greatness in your career.
This master’s degree is designed to prepare you for independent entrepreneurial activity or senior management positions with leadership responsibilities in corporations of all sizes and industries.
You will gain comprehensive knowledge of the business management field with a focus on transferable international skills. This course prioritises interdisciplinarity and there is a focus on information technology. Students also get the chance to enhance their management knowledge and application-specific specialisation skills, with a focus on real-world challenges.
Through several optional specialisations*, this programme supports various business management functional areas.
The course is available to study both full-time and part-time. The standard period of study is two years full-time, part-time correspondingly longer. If you have the relevant academic or professional experience, you could be eligible to shorten the study period to one, or one and a half years. Talk to our programme consultants to find out whether this is the case for you.
The programme is modularised, which means each module is assigned a fixed number of credit points and concludes with an examination. For this programme, the total workload for the courses is 60, 90 or 120 ECTS credits, depending on the study period you select or are eligible for.
In the 2-year format (120 ECTS credits), the curriculum includes a ‘mobility window’ in the 5th semester: a semester reserved for you to study abroad, undertake an internship, or complete a business project in practice.
Students starting online will have the option to complete the programme on-campus in Germany seamlessly.
A business management degree provides the academic knowledge and skills to pursue global career opportunities and helps you develop a broad and diverse understanding of businesses. With your choice of specialism, you will have the skills and knowledge to delve into a specific field within business management.
Graduates of business management are presented with a variety of job opportunities in:
Marketing and advertising
Retail and sales
As a student at Gisma, you will be supported by our Career Centre, who provide coaching sessions to improve your soft skills, such as CV writing, interview preparation, and interpersonal skills. They will also host career days, where local, national, and global organisations interview Gisma students for internships, graduate, and leadership positions.