Master Courses Department Economics

International Trade

This postgraduate course of training provides the prerequisites for a successful international career. The approach is generalist and international. Students receive solid and current specialised knowledge of economics. The marked relation to practice is extremely formative – and the possibilities of specialisation in international trade are unique. Social skills, team orientation and communication skills play an important role. Students acquire management and leadership skills that are in demand worldwide. The focus is on international marketing and management, services, logistics, foreign trade, business communication and management skills. The course languages are German and English. The very high percentage of foreign participants ensures lively intercultural exchange and far-reaching networking. International projects and stays abroad extend the intercultural skills.

ExamMaster of Business Administration
  • Academic degree in Economics-oriented subjects
  • Degree rated 3.0 or better
  • Language: TOEFL
  • Motivation, assessment interview if needed
  • Pertinent professional experience
Course duration3 Semester (90 Credits)
Start of the courseWintersemester
Major fields of studyFull-time MBA programme (3 semesters, 18 months) • Practically oriented curriculum (100% in English) in an intercultural environment • International faculty with excellent academic and corporate experience • Innovative teaching and interactive methods based on real-life case studies • International projects and corporate workshops • Cooperation and exchange programmes with international universities and leading companies (e.g. USA, UK, South Africa, Russia, China) • Accredited by internationally recognized agency (FIBAA)
Course website
NotesApplication deadline: 15 July
Aptitude assessment
Fee for learning material
AccreditationDegree course accredited by FIBAA bis 2020
Department2 - Economics
Academic subject adviserProf. Dr. Cornelia Scott
coordinatorsAnand Jayakrishnan
Prüfungs- und Studienordnung30_MA_MTR_PSO_2012_SAE_2013_netz.pdf
StudiengangsflyerInternational Trade.pdf