HKA - Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences

Tricontinental Master in Global Studies

M.Sc. (Master of Science)/M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Business Administration, Global & European Studies
English only
Winter semester:  15 Jun
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Free / 1500€
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Course description

The Tricontinental Master in Global Studies is a cooperation project of the participating universities: - National Chung Hsing University (NCHU) in Taichung, Taiwan - Universidad de Monterrey (UDEM) in Monterrey, Mexiko - HKA – Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in business administration, economics, management or a comparable subject.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

GPA Rate 2.30
GPA Comment

The first degree must be completed with an overall grade of 2.3 or better or an ECTS assessment of at least B.

If the number of study places specified in the Admission Numbers Ordinance cannot be filled with applicants in accordance with the requirements specified before, in exceptional cases, applicants with degrees specified in the previous degree field and an overall grade of 2.5 or better can be admitted if they have special qualifications subject-specific achievements can make it believable that they can achieve at least good academic success.

Language Requirements

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

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Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven with comparable proof or completion of first degree in predominantly English language with a thesis written in English. This does not apply to applicants whose native language is English or who obtained the foreign language certificate "Certificate of Proficiency in English for Professional Purposes" from the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences - Technology and Business during their studies.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Further Information

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