Berlin International University of Applied Sciences

Business Administration (MBA)

MBA (Master of Business Administration)
Subjects: Business Administration, MBA
60, 120
English only
Winter semester: 31 Aug
Application Deadlines
1 - 2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 4800 - € 6000
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Start Dates
Winter Semester: October
Winter semester
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Tuition fees for the 2-years program: 800 € monthly; non-EU students are requested to pay the tuition fee (4,800 €) at the beginning of the semester. Tuition fees for the 1-year program: 1,000 € monthly; non-EU students are requested to pay the tuition fee (6,000 €) at the beginning of the semester.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Business Administration or a related field is preferred, but not required.  Note that if you do not have a relevant degree, your CV will need to show that you have independently developed your knowledge Business Administration to a level equivalent to a bachelor's degree.

Required ECTS credits:

  • 240 (for the 1-year program version).
  • 180 (at least for the 2-years program version).
Work Experience

You are required to have gained at least 1 year of full time, continuous work experience after your bachelor graduation. Ideally you should have taken over managerial tasks already. If you have instead set up your own business, then proof thereof will be required.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CEFR English
min B2
min 74
min 6
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: At least C1.
PTE Academic
min 59
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by the BAU 'English Language Proficiency Exam': 60/100, the IB Diploma: English A or B at HL or SL, or the German Abitur after 2011. If you have not completed high school in a majority-English speaking country (ie. USA, UK, Canada, Australia, Ireland, New Zealand), an approved language exam is required in order to qualify for admission. You are welcome to attend the internal Berlin International language proficiency exam. It will be hosted via the software MS Teams and participation can only be offered after an application to the program.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:December 01 (German)December 01 (EU)December 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:
€ 100 for EU nationals (one-time, non-refundable), and 250 € for non-EU nationals (one-time, non-refundable)

Application Documents

Upload the following documents:

  1. Official senior high-school diploma with transcript of grades (German Abitur/Fachabitur or equivalent).
  2. Official university certificates and transcript of grades.
  3. Passport or European ID.
  4. English language test (see language requirements).
  5. CV.
  6. Letter of motivation.
  7. Letter from employer confirming a minimum of 1 year continuous full-time employment.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website