*Degree program in process of being fully state-recognized.
This master's degree program is designed to prepare you for the independent entrepreneurial activity or senior management positions with leadership responsibilities in corporations of all sizes and industries.
The course provides comprehensive knowledge and skills in internationality, interdisciplinarity, and information technology experience. Furthermore, management-relevant knowledge and application-specific specialization skills are taught. As a student, you will grow into an entrepreneurial individual who is aware of the needs of today's business world.
Through a number of optional specializations, this program supports various business management functional areas. The program allows you to specialize in Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, Cybersecurity, or Project Management. These clearly structured and narrowly focused specializations provide students with the opportunity to develop a qualification profile geared toward professional fields.
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. Talk to our study advisors to find out whether your previous learning outcomes or relevant work experience make you eligible to shorten the study period to one, or one and a half years.
Potsdam, your next study destination
As a student at GISMA University of Applied Sciences, you will be based at our flagship Potsdam Campus. This ultra-high-tech campus is home to all of our University of Applied Sciences students, either in person or virtually. Our classrooms feature the HyFlex system, meaning regardless of where our students are in the world, they connect in real-time and benefit from seamless peer-to-peer learning. The campus is in great company, with neighbors such as SAP right across the road.
Potsdam is the picturesque capital city of the state of Brandenburg. It is known for technological innovation, economic growth, a unique culture, and a high standard of living. It is a world heritage site, with the backdrop of outstanding nature. The city also benefits from being the twin city of Berlin, the German capital. The two cities share a border, and the journey from Potsdam Main Station takes just 20-30 minutes to be in the center of Berlin, where you can find an extensive cultural, retail, and nightlife scene.
AMBA accredited: 2% of business schools worldwide hold this accreditation, which was awarded for our global MBA. A sign of excellence in education;
The most international university: 90+ nationalities of students, alumni, and staff represented. Expand your network;
Excellent student services such as a dedicated Career Centre, visa support, and accommodation team;
Graduates will be entitled to apply for an 18-month post-study residence permit to take advantage of career opportunities in Germany;
Over 25 corporate partners we work closely with such as Zalando, Amazon, Siemens;
Over 20 years of teaching and inspiring students to reach lifelong goals;
Early-bird discounts and flexible payment plans are available;
Free beginner German classes;
Programs taught 100% in English - the language of international communication.
Germany has one of the lowest unemployment rates in Europe;
4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650 in Europe, with a growing economy (source: Statista);
Germany is the most popular option for international students looking to study in Europe; It is recognized for its high-quality education, and you can experience this with GISMA;
Germany ranks in the top five countries in the world by the number of international students;
Berlin, Germany’s Capital is the largest city in the EU and has a thriving business scene, offering a range of job opportunities to young professionals and graduates.
Germany is well known for its rich history in culture and arts, offering students an enriching international experience whilst combining world-class education from our globally ranked partner institutions.