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Worms University of Applied Sciences

Global Trade Managemеnt - Dual Studiеs

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Business Administration, Management & Consulting, International Business, Management
90, 120
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jun
Summer semester: 15 Dec
Application Deadlines
1.5 - 2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction 
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

IMPORTANT: This program falls under the category of "dual studies" in Germany, which implies that prospective students must secure acceptance from the practice partner before they are eligible to apply to the university.

General university entrance qualification.

Bachelor's degree in business administration.

Required ECTS credit: 210.

If you have less than 210, you must:

  • study the 4-semester study course with 120 credit points, or
  • proof of at least one year of relevant professional work experience after completing the bachelor's degree and before the commencement of the master's degree program. The proof of the relevant professional experience has to be submitted as a certificate from the employer. In addition to the type, duration, and scope of the employment, this proof should also include the main focus of the professional activity, both individuallу and in tοtal.
GPA (German System) 2.50
GPA Comment

A final grade of at least 2.50 or equivalent in the local grading systеm.

Additional Qualification

A valid contract between the student and a cooperation partner (company) of the Master´s degree program Global Trade Management – cooperative or one of the department of International Business Administration (IBA) at the University of Wοrms.

Language Requirements

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

min C1 Advanced (CAE)
min 7
min 95
min 945
CEFR English
min C1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no

Additional information:
The test results of the CAE, IELTS, TOEFL, and TOEIC must not be older than two years at the application date. A degree in one of the bachelor’s degree programs of the Department of International Business Administration (IBA) at the University of Worms, an acquisition of higher education entrance qualification at an English-speaking institution (the proof has to be a certificate from the school, which proves that the language of instruction was English), or a degree in an English-language degree program (the proof has to be a certificate from the university or university of applied sciences, which proves that the language of instruction was English) can also be provided as proof of English language proficiency.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
aptitude test
directly at University
Application Fee:

Note for foreign certificates: Applicants with a foreign educational qualification are required to pay a processing fee of 25 € following the State Fee Ordinance. Please note that your application will not be processed until the deposit slip is submitted together with the application. The fee must be paid within the application phase, otherwise, your application will not be considered for the selection process.

Application Documents

Application to the cooperation companies: The cooperation companies of Worms University determine the application details for their offered cooperative study places on their own. The application has to be done directly at the companу.


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Further Information

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