ESMT Berlin


The business school founded by business.

ESMT - European School of Management and Technology GmbH, located in the heart of Berlin, Germany, is a private business school founded by 25 multinational corporations. The schools’ expertise focuses on the development of entrepreneurial leaders with a global focus on social responsibility and the management of technology. ESMT is one of the top ranked business schools in Germany with a global network of alumni in over 50 countries.

ESMT offers three degree programs and one dual degree:

  • Master's in Management
  • Full-time MBA
  • Executive MBA (EMBA)
  • Executive MBA/ MPA (Dual Degree in conjunction with the Hertie School of Governance) as well as executive education

All ESMT programs benefit from close relationships with ESMT's corporate network and founders.The business school offers an interdisciplinary platform for discourse among policymakers, academics, and business leaders.

ESMT is the most international business school in Germany, over 80% of ESMT’s faculty members have a non-German background and in each program the classes are 70% to 90% international.

The School recently entered several rankings. ESMT’s EMBA program has been ranked 30th in the Financial Times global ranking of Executive MBA 2015. The EMBA program has been ranked number one for the past four consecutive years for career progress In The Economist “Which MBA?” ranking of the top 100 global full-time MBA programs, ESMT is ranked 49th, placing 2nd in Germany and 13th in Europe.

ESMT is a state-accredited private business school, whose programs are also accredited by AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS and FIBAA.

School’s mission

ESMT develops entrepreneurial leaders who think globally, act responsibly, and respect the individual. With a heritage rooted in European values and the potential of technology, ESMT develops and imparts new knowledge to foster sustainable economic growth.

There is considerable overlap between these areas of research, and many of the faculty members are working on several research areas or their interfaces. Additionally, the behavior-theoretical research is fit to further link the three areas of competence.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Master's in Management

Campus Full time 22 months September 2017 Germany Berlin Region

©Beginning in September 2015, ESMT offers an exciting, new and international master's program for beginning professionals who show outstanding potential. [+]

ESMT's Master's in Management (MIM) bridges your talent and tomorrow's business.

The Master’s in Management is a 22-month, pre-experience program, designed to teach students how to enhance analytical and technological skills, developed in undergraduate work, and use them in an applied business management setting. The program is designed for students from an analytical or quantitative (science, technology, engineering, economics, finance, mathematics or business) background, who have a maximum of two years work experience.

The ESMT Master's in Management program combines applied work in companies with high-quality coursework and research on the latest business management theories. Admitted students use the time at ESMT to gain valuable knowledge and interdisciplinary experience on how to apply their expertise to economic and management problems.... [-]


ESMT European School of Management and Technology GmbH

Address Schloßplatz 1
Berlin 10178, Germany
Phone +49 30 212310