© Tbachner / Gemeinfrei
International School of Management (ISM)


M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business Administration, Accounting & Finance, Business Mathematics
90, 120
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Application Deadlines
1.5 - 2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 5700
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
no admission restriction, but ability assessment  (case study and interview)
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
The tuition fee for all campuses is 5,700 € per semester for EU and non-EU students. Monthly payments are possible. There is an enrollment fee of 600 € for EU & EWR students and 1,500 € for non-EU students. Early bird discounts are available. Please check the course page for furthеr dеtails.

Course Description

For the standard track (4 semesters), you study one semester abroad (dual degree). For the fast-track (3 semesters), the semester abroad is omitted and you shorten your internship period.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent). Examinations must be at least 30 ECTS points in the field of business sciences. If you have not studied for a bachelor's degree in economics or if your quantitative ECTS points are not sufficient, you can prepare yourself for your management studies with the ISM Pre-Master.

Required ECTS credits:

  • 180 for the standard track.
  • 210 for thе fast traсk.

Language Requirements

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

min B2 First (FCE)
min 6
min 80
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no

Additional information:
You can also prove your proficiency in the English language with a degree in English Studies, or at least 30 ECTS in an English-language higher education program, or by if you are a native speaker (will be assessed on a case-by-case basis).

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: If you do not need a study visa for Germany, there is no official application deadline for you. If you do need a visa, the deadline is given above.

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
no admission restriction, but ability assessment  (case study and interview)
Admission Test/Interview:
interview + case study
directly at the University
Application Fee:


Application Documents

This is what you need for the first check of your registration:

  1. Curriculum vitae.
  2. A successfully completed bachelor's degree (transcript of records). See previous degree for more information.

Please register online for the admission test. You will then receive a confirmation of enrolment with a link to the application portal and the concrete date of the admission test. There you can upload the following documents that are needed from you:

  1. Curriculum vitae (CV).
  2. Copy of your national ID card.
  3. A digital passport photo (colored, jpg format, high resolution).
  4. Letter of motivation.
  5. Certified (authenticated) copy of your first-degree certificate (in English or German). If the certificate is not yet available at the time of application, please submit the current overview of grades of the examinations completed up to this point (transcript of records). If you have obtained an international degree, please contact your student advisors to check admission requirements.
  6. Proof of English language knowledge (see language requirements).
  7. Proof of health insurance in Germany (can be submitted at a later time toο).


International School of Management (ISM)
This study program is based in:

1a) Campus Dortmund

1b) Campus Frankfurt am Main

1c) Campus Munich

1d) Campus Berlin

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website