TH Köln - Cologne University of Applied Sciences

International Management and Intercultural Communication/GlobalMBA

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Cultural Studies, Business and Economics
No. of places
English only
Winter semester:  15 May/01 Jun
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
The program fee is 1.300 $ (around 1.196 €) and it's paid in August at the University of North Florida (UNF).


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent). There is no restriction as to the subject of the first degree, but applicants have to provide evidence that they have acquired the necessary foundations in business studies and economics. They should also be well-informed about world politics.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

Once your application has been reviewed and if you meet the formal admission requirements (or if the result of your academic document review by uni-assist is positive), you will be invited to take the aptitude test in form of an interview (you are not required to register for the aptitude test separately). The interviews will be held in late June/early July. Invitations will be sent out in good time.

GPA Rate 3.00
GPA Comment

An average grade of at least 3.0 (= satisfactory) in your first Bachelor's degree program.

Additional Qualification
  • GMAT with Minimum score: 500 points (applicants are required to submit a copy of their test result with their application), or
  • GRE with Minimum score: 150 verbal and 150 quantitative (applicants are required to submit a copy of their test result with their application).

Language Requirements

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

CERF English
min B2
min 220
min 83
min 560
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English language proficiency has to be prove unless you are a native speaker of English, or if the language of your previous program or work experience was English or took place in an English speaking country. Only scores up to two years old will be accepted.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
No. of places available:
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

Please send the following application documents by post to uni-assist in Berlin:

  1. Please write down your uni-assist applicant number (for example on your copy of your passport). 
  2. Officially certified copy of the secondary school leaving certificate and - if applicable - the university entrance examination (original language and translation if necessary)
  3. If applicable: officially certified copy of the course achievements and upon completion of the course, your final certificate (original language and translation if necessary).
  4. If you have completed a preparatory course: officially certified copy of the assessment test certificate.
  5. Applicants with certificates from China, Mongolia (until 2018) and Vietnam: original GSP certificate.
  6. Officially certified copy of your proof of sufficient knowledge of German (not required for English-language courses, instead, proof of English knowledge).
  7. Tabular CV.
  8. Copy of your passport - page with personal data
  9. If the name changes: a copy of the certificate (for example, through a marriage certificate).


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