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M.Sc. On Campus

Strategic Management and Consulting

CBS International Business School

24 months
15660 EUR/year
10740 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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In your Strategic Management and Consulting program from CBS International Business School you will not only acquire a comprehensive understanding of the entirety of a business model, but also apply a comprehensive Consulting Tools Kit that will prepare you ideally for the demands of the professional world. 

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Can you imagine using your analysis and decision-making skills to successfully manage your company? In our English-language master`s programme in Consulting you will acquire all the necessary specialist and methodological skills for this: you will deal intensively with the digital aspects and considerations of sustainable management and take a look at the topic of “Business Models”. The major changes in traditional industry structures and the continuous transformation of successful business models – especially in times of digitalisation – require clever strategic approaches and answers, which you will acquire in the “Strategic Renewal” course. In addition, you will develop an understanding of business start-ups and your own start-up idea as a basis for management consulting in subjects such as

  • Strategic Investment Decision and Risk Management
  • Strategic Renewal and Digital Business Models
  • Environmental Impact Management
  • Corporate Governance

Your career opportunities 

A Strategic Management and Consulting program from CBS International Business School opens up attractive career opportunities in various fields of work:

  • Management consultancy
  • In-house consulting
  • Strategy consulting
  • Corporate development
  • Project management
  • M&A advisories
  • Assistance to the management
  • Strategic positions in family businesses
  • Activities within the manufacturing industry
  • Activities within start-ups

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • International Economics
  • Applied Management Accounting
  • Strategic Renewal & Digital Business Models
  • Applied M&A & Restructuring
  • Data Science
  • Business Intelligence
  • Business Project
  • Project & Change Management
  • Event Management Seminar (Ted Talk Seminar)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The admission requirements for our CBS Master programmes are a first academic qualification with a minimum of 180 ECTS-Credits of a recognised university with a final grade of at least “good”. Applicants who have not attained this grade in their first study course must take a separate entrance examination. The degree should be business-related.
  • Your CV in tabular format
  • Proof of your study achievements to date (official academic transcript of records) and if already applicable the certificate of your first academic degree (e.g. Bachelor)
  • Letter of motivation: 1-2 DIN A4 pages which answers the following question: “How do you view your vocational future after your studies at CBS?”
  • Copy of your passport (and residence permit, if available)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15660 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7830 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    10740 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5370 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Köln

831 - 1291 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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