Heilbronn University


Heilbronn University ranks amongst the major institutions of Higher Education in the state of Baden-Württemberg where it caters for almost 8,000 degree-seeking students on four campuses, namely Heilbronn – Sontheim, Heilbronn – Am Europaplatz, Künzelsau and Schwäbisch Hall.

The university is a family-friendly, vibrant institution which is committed to innovative and interdisciplinary knowledge transfer. It works closely with its many partners in business, industry and the local community to create a sustainable and ethical learning environment for its students.

Its diverse range of study programmes in Business Studies, Engineering and Information Technology provides a sound theoretical grounding while integrating vocational elements such as industrial placements or project work. The focus is also placed on competency-based approaches in order to enhance student key competencies across functions and disciplines.

Most study programmes have been created in direct response to the needs of local industries but an increasing number of courses are focusing on the challenges presented by today’s global business environment.

Over the last two decades, Heilbronn University has become a regional leader in technology-driven fundamental and applied research and has established its own Institute of Applied Research.

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MA in International Business and Intercultural Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2019 Germany Heilbronn

This Master programme prepares students to face the today's' business challenges. As a programmes' participant, you will learn how to approach a highly complex, dynamic and globalised environment through the lens of sustainability and a thorough understanding of intercultural management. The MA in International Business and Intercultural Management is a multi-disciplinary programme that apart from teaching leadership and intercultural management techniques also lies a focus on marketing and finance. It further contains several courses on empiric research which will enable students to continue their studies with a PhD programme after completing this master'. [+]

Todays’ business environment has become highly complex, dynamic and globalised. At the same time, there is a paradigm shift in doing business. From Global Corporate Leaders to small business start-ups there is a rising in consciousness for more corporate responsibility. What these new business environment needs are managers with intercultural competencies, new leadership capabilities and awareness of sustainability issues. And this is exactly what the MA International Business & Intercultural Management offers prospective students. It is a multi-disciplinary Master Programme that has been developed by the university’s business faculties in close consultation with business and industry in response to a challenging and rapidly developing organisational environment.... [-]

MA in International Tourism Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters September 2019 Germany Heilbronn

The MA International Tourism Management is a multidisciplinary Master Programme that has been created by the university's business faculties in close consultation with business, industry and the professionals in response to a challenging and rapidly developing organisational environment. The programme is dedicated to qualifying first-degree holders for management positions in globally- operating tourism organisations. [+]

Tourism is a highly dynamic, continuously expanding and developing phenomenon. It has experienced remarkable growth in recent years, and the tourism sector is nowadays one of the industries that generate the highest levels of employment. Moreover, the number of tourist arrivals, as well as the receipts from international tourism, are constantly rising.

Tourism, therefore, needs managing. Activities in strategic planning, market research, e-commerce, project management and other specific management functions are becoming more significant all the time. All these activities demand an international and intercultural approach. The Master Programme in International Tourism Management prepares first-degree graduates for a successful career in this vibrant and dynamic sector.... [-]


Master in Software Engineering and Management

Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2019 Germany Heilbronn

The M.Sc. Software Engineering and Management has been tailored to the needs of students who are interested in interdisciplinary approaches and seek a good foundation for their future careers. [+]

Dear Sir/Madam,

Thank you for your interest in our Master's program Software Engineering and Management (MSEM).

Enclosed I'll send you more information about the application procedure for winter semester 2018/2019.

The Master’s Program Software Engineering and Management starts in the winter semester of each academic year, so at the beginning of October.

Application deadline for all applicants is on July 15th, 2018.

(Regrettably, we are not allowed to decide which applicants get admission or rather to send an admission letter before the application deadline due to legal requirements.)

The online application will be open at the end of May 2018. Please visit the online application portal and follow the instructions.... [-]


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