International Business

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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The Master of Science in International Business (MIB) at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences builds a solid basis for future career in the business field. Students will be enabled to deal with complex processes and structures in a constantly changing international business environment. 


Graduates are well prepared to face future management challenges. At the same time, the programme qualifies degree holders with top grades to pursue a doctorate.

The programme in Hamburg University of Applied Sciences at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences fosters a holistic and cross-functional approach and does not emphasise specific sectors or single functions. The professional qualification is particularly achieved through case-related analysis and integrated modelling. There will be a focus on methods, theories and technical skill sets that enable the graduates to master a variety of functional challenges in various sectors. The aim is to create opportunities for the ongoing personal development.

Hamburg University of Applied Sciences is a vibrant academic institution located at the heart of one of Germany’s most exciting cities. Being one of the largest universities in northern Germany, we offer programmes in all kinds of areas, including engineering, computer sciences, fashion, design, and – of course – business and social sciences. Scientific foundation with a strong view on its practical relevance and purpose are among our strongest assets. 

Students and teachers come together at our university bringing with them a large variety of academic and professional as well as national and cultural profiles. Qualifying people for taking over responsibilities as managing professionals in social and business life is the aim members of our institution are sharing in our strive towards a continuously improving academic education.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Business intelligence and advanced analytics
  • Corporate finance
  • Intercultural management and organisational behaviour
  • Strategic innovation and technology management
  • International business law
  • Strategic management and strategic marketing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
B (recommended)

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor or equivalent degree in “International Management” or “International Business” or in a major field of studies in economic sciences with a strong international reference.
  • Bachelor degree is based on studies with a minimum of seven semesters and at least 210 CP (ECTS) (European Credit Transfer System).
  • Analytical qualification: In order to qualify, applicants need to have successfully completed courses with a total of at least 60 CP (ECTS) related to modules which treat economic questions with a strong international main focus. 
  • Experience abroad 
  • Language requirements: Knowledge of English language Level B2
  • Letter of Motivation
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Proof of additional qualifiacations

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Semester contribution €335.60


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