General Management, M.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    25800
    Tuition (Full programme)
    25800
    Tuition (Full programme)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language
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The ISM MBA course ensures an education with a strong international and practical focus. Integrated overseas study modules at partner universities in the U.S.A., Brussels, India and Hong Kong enable MBA students to develop and utilise international management skills in the respective cultural environment.

About

At the ISM campus, MBA students are taught by lecturers from renowned international universities and by hand-picked experts. All the lectures during the MBA course are in English. Thanks to long-term and successful cooperation with numerous companies in the fields of "international business economics" and "international management", the expertise and experience of business managers is channelled directly into the MBA course.

During the MBA course special attention is also paid to the holistic development of knowledge for corporate management. Students are offered an intensive insight into corporate processes in the fields of strategy, general management, marketing; finance, accounting, law, production, supply and IT; as well as regional topics, human resources, organisation and leadership. In the latter field, in particular, the focus is placed on the targeted development of personality through intensive feedback processes. This is supported by individual coaching. Each MBA student is accompanied by a professional coach who helps to enhance necessary leadership and management qualifications. The MBA course prepares successful graduates ideally for employment in a management role.

The MBA General Management is geared towards preparing engineers, scientists and business economists for responsible management positions in international companies.

Accreditation

  • FIBAA, German Accreditation Council.

Programme Structure

1st Semester

Strategy, general management

  • Strategic management (2,5 ECTS)
  • Managing in the global environment (2,5 ECTS)

Production, supply & IT

  • Decision-making under uncertainty (2,5 ECTS)

Marketing

  • Market-oriented management (2,5 ECTS)

HR, organization & leadership

  • Organizational behavior & design (2,5 ECTS)
  • Communication skills and negotiation techniques (2,5 ECTS)
  • Intercultural competence (2,5 ECTS)
  • Leadership and hr management (2,5 ECTS)

Individual Coaching I

2nd Semester

Strategy, general management

  • Managerial economics (Brussels) (2,5 ECTS)

Regional topics

  • European economic integration (Brussels) (2,5 ECTS)

Marketing

  • Innovative marketing techniques (USA) (2,5 ECTS)

Finance, accounting & law

  • Multinational finance and trade (USA) (2,5 ECTS)
  • Principles of corporate finance (2,5 ECTS)
  • Financial reporting and analysis (2,5 ECTS)
  • Managerial accounting (2,5 ECTS)
  • Strategic cost management (2,5 ECTS)

Individual coaching II

3rd Semester

Strategy, general management

  • Management simulation (2,5 ECTS)
  • Strategic crisis management (2,5 ECTS)

Production, supply & IT

  • Operations management (2,5 ECTS)
  • Supply chain management (2,5 ECTS)

Marketing

  • Public relations management (2,5 ECTS)
  • Customer relationship management (2,5 ECTS)
  • Marketing communication research (2,5 ECTS)

Individual coaching III (2 ECTS)

4th Semester

Regional Topics

  • Doing business in India (India) (2,5 ECTS)
  • Doing business in China (Hong Kong) (2,5 ECTS)

Production, supply & IT

  • Information systems management (India) (2,5 ECTS)
  • Strategic sourcing (Hongkong) (2,5 ECTS)

Finance, accounting & law

  • International business law (2,5 ECTS)

HR, organization & leadership

  • Corporate governance, corporate social responsibility and ethics (2,5 ECTS)

Individual coaching IV

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Part-time
    • Average duration 24 months
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL(IBT) score:

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

To be admitted to this study program, you need to prove that you have:
  • successfully completed your first study program with a minimum study period of six semesters at a university or
  • an equivalent foreign higher education establishment,

and have

  • at least between two or three years' professional experience and
  • an adequate command of the English language (TOEFL).

Registrations are welcome at any time and will be considered for intake in the next academic year, provided that sufficient places are available.

Tuition Fee Per Full Programme

  • EUR 25800 International
  • EUR 25800 EU/EEA
  • 25.800 € including enrollment and thesis fees.

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.