4 English Study Programs at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

All important info for international students in Germany (2020/2021)

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

41%
International students
University
Type
private (state-approved)
Status
700
Students

About the University

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management’s history and tradition is a story of pioneering success that goes back to the 19th century. Leipzig’s entrepreneurs realized the need of educating business men to prepare them for the upcoming changes and challenges in a world becoming more globalized with its international trade. The foundation of Handelshochschule Leipzig in 1898 marks the birthplace of management education and is the first business administration faculty in German-speaking countries. Since those early days, the “honorable merchant” is recognized in the school’s emblem. Eugen Schmalenbach is one of the Handelshochschule first and most prominent alumni, also well-known as the founder of today’s business administration as an academic field in science and research.

Where it is today
750+ students in 6 programs
60+ nationalities on campus
2500+ alumni in 10+ chapters
280+ start-ups, 4 unicorns
130+ partner universities

Throughout the 20th century Handelshochschule Leipzig again faced a time of continuous changes. After the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, Handelshochschule Leipzig was finally re-founded in 1992 to train a new generation of business leaders – a generation who will be actively engaged to form transformation in the reunited country.

Today, HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management is a prestigious university with doctoral and habilitation rights and was the first private German Business School with AACSB accreditation. In addition, with more than 250 startups founded by HHL Alumni, their business school is the top address for entrepreneurship in Germany.

The HHL family consists of a wide variety of members from different countries, speaking multiple languages, bringing enriching backgrounds, renowned expertise, various responsibilities and diverse focuses.

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management looks back to a long tradition, deeply rooted in the region of Saxony while at the same time enjoying a highly international reputation. HHL is known for its mixture of innovative, international and individual approaches by students, staff, faculty and alumni.

International Rankings

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Times Higher Education Ranking
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Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
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QS World University Rankings

National Rankings

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Humboldt Ranking
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DFG-Ranking

Tuition fees

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2020/2021

Summer Semester 2021

Open Programs

No Programs open for application

1 Programs open for application

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
100% local admission restriction (local NC)
0% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

100% directly at University
0% via Uni-Assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

7 (3 programs)

Minimum

96 (3 programs)

Minimum

(0 program)

Maximum

7 (3 programs)

Maximum

96 (3 programs)

Maximum

(0 program)

IELTS Band

Minimum

7 (3 programs)

Maximum

7 (3 programs)

TOEFL Scores

Minimum

96 (3 programs)

Maximum

96 (3 programs)

Cambridge Levels

Minimum

(0 program)

Maximum

(0 program)

Program Features

3-6 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Business Administration

Master of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

75%

Summer intake

25%

Winter & Summer intake

0%

Location

HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management