64295 Darmstadt - Deutschland
Tel: +49 6151 16-38420
The Darmstadt MBA is an excellent choice for anyone seeking to prepare for a career in management. It provides intensive, relevant and effective preparation for the challenges faced by executives of national and international enterprises. Graduates from non-economic disciplines are the primary target group as well as those, who have studied Economics and wish to expand their skills in the areas of decision making and management orientation. The h_da MBA is ranked among the top 20 MBA programmes in Europe.
With this course of study we provide a practical and internationally-orientated education that enables you to understand changing and challenging business processes easily. An integrated and intensive curriculum covering the most important areas of present-day business management will introduce you to innovative methods and concepts. You will acquire and apply the knowledge and tools learned to solve business problems in a global context.
Furthermore, particular importance is attached to the development of the interpersonal skills of our students. These include: an ability to work in a team, decision-making, presentation techniques, conducting negotiations and intercultural understanding.
We will endow you with the necessary leadership skills for your management position and help you in the art of developing a business vision. In order to teach you these skills and make them operational, a powerful step-by-step procedure has been designed to assist you in gaining a leading position in your personal field of competence and interest. The MBA curriculum comprises 11 modules plus Master’s Thesis with a total of 90 Credit Points.
The language of instruction is English.
Our MBA programme is an on-campus course. Classes are held as regular courses, block courses or online courses. Our virtual campus complements all lectures in the MBA programme and offers students a professional learning environment with high flexibility in terms of time and space.
Our part-time MBA programme conveniently enables participants to combine a career with continuing education. No time off work is necessary, and the entire programme can be completed parallel to full-time employment. Our full-time MBA program will start very soon!
Students will be awarded an internationally-recognized degree “Master of Business Administration”. The degree qualifies one in particular for employment at the executive level in various fields of industry. Holders of this degree are entitled to begin PhD studies in Germany and abroad.
For admission to our part-time MBA programme we require:
– An above average first university degree
– 30 CP basic economic knowledge or attendance at preparation courses
– Adequate English language skills
– 3 years of professional experience
The MBA programme at Darmstadt Business School is designed for high-potential employees who require solid management skills in addition to their existing academic qualifications. To reach its full potential, the MBA programme needs to start at a certain level of presupposed knowledge. Therefore, we provide preparation courses for all applicants who don’t have a basic knowledge of business administration at the start of their MBA studies.
The part-time programme takes two years (four semesters) and is designed to combine continuing professional development with full-time employment.
The MBA programme starts in October (winter semester). Preparation courses may start already in September.
For applicants with a German university degree: 15th of August
For applicants with a foreign university degree: 1st of June
The tuition fees for the MBA programme amount to € 23.800 (€ 5.950 per semester). They cover all expenses for teaching, books, learning materials, institutional costs and preparation courses, if needed. In addition, all students matriculated at h_da are required to pay the semester fees, which are approximately € 265 per semester.
The MBA programme has been fully accredited and recommended by AQAS. The accreditation vouches for a high standard of education. AQAS is one of the leading German agencies for accreditation of business management programmes.
Our MBA lecturers are bridge-builders between the academic and business spheres. A balanced mix of university professors, management experienced lecturers and business leaders of various international backgrounds guarantees a scientifically founded management education orientated towards the requirements of management practice.
Our MBA students come from over 40 countries and have various educational and professional backgrounds. The diverse cultural and industrial backgrounds of our community facilitate the cross-fertilisation of ideas and experiences between different business fields, companies and cultures.
We offer MBA Part Scholarships: The scholarships will be awarded to outstanding personalities who demonstrate in their professional and social environment the potential to become exemplary and strong future leaders.