HfWU – Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Umwelt Nürtingen
|Location||The city of Nürtingen with its 40,000 citizens is located in the Neckar Valley and belongs to the larger Stuttgart region, one of Europe’s strongest economic areas. Nürtingen-Geislingen University enjoys a high reputation among businesses and professionals: short academic programmes, small groups and proven hands-on practicability in teaching.
The university achieved remarkable results in national rankings. A leading business magazine ranked it among the best universities of applied sciences in Business Administration.
|Course focus||This accredited postgraduate Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme has two main objectives: Graduates from an institution of higher education with a non-business background will get the opportunity to acquire fundamental knowledge in business administration, management and economics. Furthermore, the programme provides the necessary knowledge and understanding of international economic relations, intercultural issues and business language.
A good mix of professors and business practitioners hold lectures in English. During the Master’s programme students learn to analyse international business and management problems. This enables them to find sound solutions for effective operations and sustainable economic success. By using teaching methods such as case studies, team exercises and excursions to international corporations, the Master’s programme imparts knowledge and abilities in the following areas:
|Non-business graduates who want to work in positions requiring business and management know-how
|Degree Awarded||Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Management|
|Course Begins||in October and March each year|
|Course Duration||18 months (3 semesters)|
|German language skills||Basic German language skills are recommended|
|Remarks||Special services: Tutoring, social activities, cultural activities|