European University Viadrina

International Business Administration

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business Administration, International Business
English & German
Winter semester: 31 May
Summer semester: 15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the fields of business administration and/or economics.

Admission into the master's program generally requires a minimum of 30 ECTS credits in mathematics, statistics, business informatics, microeconomics or macroeconomics. You do not necessarily need to have had all of these courses as long as this total number of credits is achieved.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min C1
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: At least grade B.
min 7
min 100
min 1305
Specification: 490 points at minimum (listening), 455 points at minimum (reading), 180 points at minimum (speaking), 180 points at minimum (writing).
min III
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: Grades A-C.
min C2: Großes Deutsches Sprachdiplom (GDS)
min TDN 4
telc Deutsch
min C1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
The language certificate (English and German) may not be older than three years. Only prospective students whose bachelor degree was completed in one of the following countries do not need to provide proof of English language knowledge: Australia, Ireland, Canada, Malta, New Zeeland, South Africa, UK, USA. Prospective students from other countries need an accepted certificate. Foreign students who did not acquire their university entrance certificate (high school diploma/Abitur) in Germany or have not successfully graduated from a German-language university must, as an admission prerequisite, provide proof of German language proficiency either through successfully passing the German Language Exam for University Admission of foreign students Applicants (DSH) or an equivalent test. The German language certificate of the culture minister conference (KMK), level 2, and whose grades were at least at the level C1 in all four parts, is also accepted as German language proof.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:May 01 (German)May 01 (EU)May 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:December 01 (German)December 01 (EU)December 01 (Non EU)
Spring semester:
In 26 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

The following documents must then be submitted to the admissions office:

  1. A fully completed and signed application for admission (available on viaCampus after completing your online application).
  2. An officially certified copy of the university degree or a certificate from your previous examination office about the upcoming degree with the previous average grade (the certificate of your average grade is only valid with the stamp and signature of your previous examination office or electronic verification code). Note: This certificate is not required for students at the European University Viadrina!.
  3. The completed form for proof of the required study achievements. Note: This certificate is not required for students at the European University Viadrina!
  4. English and, if applicable, German language skills (see language requirements).

Please do not submit any originals. Copies must be officially certified by an authority. If you come from one of the EU countries, certification of the documents by notaries, schools or universities is sufficient. Outside the European Union, copies must be certified by a German consular mission or an authorized notary.

All documents that are not made out in German or English must also be submitted as a sworn translation in German or English.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website