*Degree program in process of being fully state-recognized.
This master's degree program is designed to prepare you for 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.
GISMA is AMBA-Accredited. A sign of excellence in education.
Partnerships with some of the best educational institutions from around the world
International student cohort - expand your network
Excellent student services such as a dedicated Career Centre, visa support, and accommodation team
Scholarships and flexible payment plans available
Graduates will be entitled to apply for an 18-month post-study residence permit to take advantage of career opportunities in Germany
Two free certified short courses
Free German classes
Programs taught 100% in English - the language of international communication
Germany has the 2nd best unemployment rate in the EU, at 3.4%*.
4th Best Graduate starting salary at £40,650 in Europe, with a growing economy**.
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.
Berlin, Germany’s capital is the start-up technology capital of Europe.
Berlin 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.
***According to statistics and data from the ICEF monitor.