Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

International Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Management & Consulting
70 (October), 30 (April)
No. of places
English only
Summer semester:  15 Dec
Winter semester:  15 Jul/15 Sep
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 a relevant undergraduate degree (finance, business, economics). Also, strong knowledge in advanced mathematics and statistics is a pre-condition to admission to the master's study program.

An academic degree is considered relevant if it has:

  1. A minimum of 60 ECTS (EU degrees) or 12 modules (non-EU) in economics, business administration, and
  2. 15 ECTS (EU degrees) or 4 courses (non-EU) in quantitative methods for economists and managers (mathematics, statistics, econometrics, operations research, etc).
GPA Rate 2.90

Language Requirements

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

min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: With grade C.
min 7
min 108
GRE Subject Tests
min 148 in quantitative + 143 in verbal
min III
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by at least 30 credit points gained from English taught modules in a study program within the EU, according to the ECTS system (a list of relevant modules including credit points and teaching language with the confirmation statement from the university is a strict requirement), an average grade of a minimum of 10 points (4 semesters + exam) in the subject "English" proved with the German school leaving certificate "Abitur", or by the GMAT with a min. score 550 in total. Recognized native speakers: United Kingdom, Ireland, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Beliz, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaika, St. Kitts & Nevis, St.Vincent & Grenadine, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago. It is recommended to have basic knowledge (A2 or higher) of German in order to complete daily tasks and to be able to solve administrative duties for studying or doing an internship in Germany: however, German skills are not an admission requirement for our English study program.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:May 01 (German)April 15 (EU)April 15 (Non EU)
Summer semester:October 15 (EU)October 15 (Non EU)
In 10 days free webinar
How to apply via Uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
No. of places available:
70 (October), 30 (April)
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents

  1. Proof of a relevant academic degree (bachelor's, diploma, etc.) with a GPA starting from 1.0 up to 2.9 (German grading scale applies).
    Only legally certified copies of documents are accepted. Also, send a translation in German or English and attach the documents with the original language + APS certificates from applicants: China, Vietnam, etc.
  2. Proof of English proficiency (see language requirements).
  3. Letter of motivation with a maximum of 450 words.
  4. Form "Relevance" of previous degree education.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website