Master in Leadership of Tomorrow

Master in Management

Master of Science (MSc)
Master in Management student of EBS Universitaet
The leaders of tomorrow are being formed in the Rheingau: At EBS University you will learn entrepreneurial thinking and action and go through practical semesters. You will gain an international perspective for your future.
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  • 2 semester
  • Full-time
  • 60 ECTS
  • 27,830 € total
  • Spring and Fall Term
  • English
  • Spring Term to 22.01.2024
  • Fall Term to 26.08.2024
  • Campus Rheingau
Our pledge

This makes the Master in Management at EBS special

How will a leader be defined in the future?
Can managers make a difference?
What does it take to implement ideas, to inspire people?


We believe: knowledge and values. Start your international career with a study programme that is not only specifically practical and imparts knowledge using modern didactic methods, with individual coaching and personality training. Become the leader who makes a difference in the future.

Welcome to the EBS family.
The most important part of your studies is not only 'what', but especially 'with whom'. The EBS family an exceptional community: international, inspiring, innovative. You are not learning with strangers but with friends, with like-minded people. We want to achieve great things together. Our students organise congresses, cultural events or run their own real investment fund. Learn more about life on campus in our video.


Knowledge has no value without values.
We know just how important it is, especially in business management, to work with diverse stakeholders, i.e. other people, so that empathy and values make the decisive difference. They shape future leaders who drive things forward and inspire others. We teach our values courage, responsibility, consideration and backbonein our classes and in our Coaching & Leadership Hub.


Challenge-based learning.

From the start of your studies, the didactic approach of challenge-based learning gives you insights into your professional future. You understand the challenges facing CEOs and learn how to find successful solutions.You prepare In Real Business Challenges presentations to deliver to the board of managers. In this way, you gain an understanding of the challenges of corporate governance.


Harshita Anindya Werneke

Student Recruitment Manager


The first step towards a successful future

All doors are open to you with an EBS Master in Management. You will have the choice: management consultant, business developer, successor in the family business or founder. Compared to other universities, EBS graduates have a much better chance of obtaining jobs in well-known companies such as: McKinsey, BCG, Roland Berger, Accenture, KPMG, Deloitte, PWC, LinkedIn.

Benefit from the strong corporate partner network
You will work closely with prestigious corporate partners from the very beginning of your studies. A particular highlight is the consulting field study. Following the EBS approach of project-based and challenge-based learning, students work on a strategic project for one or more corporate partners and present their results in person to the board. Here are just some of our active corporate partners:

  • Procter & Gamble
  • Boss
  • BMW
  • Porsche
  • Deutsche Post
  • Beiersdorf
  • Bertelsmann Arvato
  • Ritter Sport
  • Indus Holding
  • DIN
  • Leica
  • Cosnova
  • Continental
  • Merck
  • Deutsche Börse



Success stories

Made by EBS

Once EBS, always EBS.
Any university is only as good as the people who teach and learn there. Just how good EBS is can be gauged from our alumni network. Over 3,400 active alumni have a close bond with us, actively support our students, and have their own stories connecting them to EBS.

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Runda Yu EBS Alumnus und Senior Digital Acquisition Consultant bei OMMAX
Runda Yu, Senior Digital Acquisition Consultant at OMMAX (EBS Alumnus)
If I had to choose one thing that I value the most, it would be the challenges that EBS offers. You get support, but at the end of the day, it's up to you to figure out how to overcome those challenges, either on your own or as a team. EBS didn't give me the key. It gave me a flashlight and taught me how to find the key
Study programme structure

Master in Management (M.Sc.)

The programme consists of two semesters and includes several cooperations with corporate partners. The last part of the programme is intended for your final project.

Study Content

This is what you learn in the Master in Management programme

EBS graduates take on leadership tasks and social responsibility in a highly dynamic environment. But which contents are essential for future leaders? In addition to an excellent professional education, we place a strong focus on personal development and the active expansion of soft skills.

Core modules:


Strategic Management

  • EBS Master Onboarding Project: Strategic Entrepreneurship
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Corporate and International Strategy


Managerial Accounting, Finance and Economics

  • Financial Analysis, Managerial Accounting - Strategy Analytics
  • Strategic Interaction in Markets
  • Contracts, Incentives and Compensation


Managing People, Operations and Society

  • Learning to Lead - Introduction to Leadership Concepts
  • Operation and Technology Management
  • Business and Society, Sustainable Strategy



Professional skills workshops and projects:

  • Management Methods for a Digital World
  • Problem Analytics and Solving
  • Diversity Management



Elective modules:


Strategy and Organizations

  • Controlling Modern Oranizational Work
  • Cognitive Biases, Choices, and Strategy
  • Motivating Employees in Organizations


Managing Innovations

  • Founder’s Skillset
  • Tools of Technology and Innovation Management
  • Venture Financing


Sustainable Business Strategy

  • Strategy and Impact for the SDGs
  • Applied Strategies for Sustainable Development
  • Environmental Strategies and Value Creation


Automotive Business Management in the Digital Age

  • Strategic Management and Corporate Foresight in the Automotive Industry
  • Business process & Information Management in the Global Automotive Value Chain

Current technology trends, digitalization and ESG are integral parts of the study program. In addition to interactive lectures, there is also an emphasis on case studies and real-world projects, so the study program reflects cutting-edge management practices.

The benefits: You will learn the management craft from scratch and be well prepared for leading in an extremely dynamic work environment.

The topic of leadership in the development of our students is particularly important in practical terms at EBS University:

  • Leading yourself
    An accompanying coaching programme on personal development provided by certified coaches.
  • Leading Teams
    In a real context, you will work on a business project. Learn about the challenges in a real environment and develop suitable solutions.
  • Leading Organisations
    In a real context, you will work on a business project. Learn about the challenges in a real environment and develop suitable solutions.

Many possibilities. One language.
At EBS University you will study at an international level and in an international environment. That's why all lectures and events are, of course, held in English.

It could hardly be more international.

International professors and lecturers, study groups with high diversity or an integrated stay abroad are without question the best preparation for a career in international top management.

EBS has a unique faculty in Germany: Our professors aim to make EBS the leading management-focused business school in Europe. Professors with many years of practical experience as well as internationally distinguished researchers work together to shape leaders for the future.


Our professors are supported by adjunct faculty who hold top positions in business or work in leading companies and teach in the programme, e.g.

  • Dr. Kjell Gruner, CEO North America (Porsche)
  • Prof. Florian Drinhausen, former board member Deutsche Bank


Studying with distinction

Characteristics and skills

Your profile

The study program is very short with two semesters and at the same time intensive and demanding. The Master in Management programme is for those who wish to pursue a generalist career, progress quickly and focus on a position as a manager.

For a successful career as a Manager:in, you need comprehensive business knowledge and a wide range of skills.

  • Good people skills
  • Leadership skills
  • Interdisciplinary thinking
  • A very good understanding of mathematics

Master in Management student of EBS Universitaet
Selection process

Admission requirements and application

The Business Management Master degree at EBS University trains future managers who shape and drive the economy. This process begins by finding the right people for our management study programme.

EBS follows a holistic admission process, which means that the minimum scores are seen within the context of your overall profile, professional experience and background. Furthermore, EBS does not have application deadlines. However, early applications are always recommended, particularly for international candidates and those looking to receive financial aid. Start your application by submitting the following documents on our online application platform:

  • A bachelor’s degree and transcripts in any field of study with at least 240 ECTS or an equivalent recognised qualification.
    Candidates with 180 ECTS or 210 ECTS credits can be considered as long as they have a minimum of 12 or 6 months of postgraduate full-time working experience. This must be relevant to the intended master programme and needs to be completed by the time the programme starts at the latest.
  • English language certificate (TOEFL® iBT/MyBest TOEFL: minimum 95; IELTS: 7; Duolingo English Test: minimum 125 or an equivalent certificate).
    Upon proof, if you have completed an undergraduate degree in English, are a native speaker, or have worked for at least 2 years in an English-speaking country, no certificate is required.
  • Valid GMAT, GRE, Business Admissions Test (BAT), EBSgrad Test, or Common Admission Test (CAT)

In the interview, we evaluate your motivation and social skills. The decision factors are performance and learning motivation, as well as communication skills and willingness to act in a socially responsible manner, in addition to your own initiative and drive.

After the selection interview, you can expect to hear back from us with a final decision within one week.

Tuition fees and funding

An investment in your future

We focus on the quality of teaching. EBS Universität stands for one of the best management education programmes in the entire German-speaking world. You need to plan the following investment for the Master in Management at EBS:

Total tuition fees: 27,830 EUR

We try to enable all excellent applicants to study - regardless of their economic situation. Your performance, motivation and personality are decisive here. There is a wide range of options for financing a study programme. In many cases, it makes sense to combine various options. Take a look at the possibilities of scholarships and student funding. Here, you can find out which option is best for you.

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