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Students
Admission requirements

The International Business Master’s programme follows on consecutively from the International Business Bachelor’s programme.

Successful applicants for the Master’s programme must

a) have successfully completed a first academic degree programme as a rule with 210 credits (as per § 3, section 1, letter a) in conjunction with AO-Ma § 4, section 2, letter a), final bullet point)

and

b) have completed these 210 credits either in the form of a Bachelor’s degree in International Business or a Master’s, Bachelor's or German Diplom degree in a related subject (as per AO-Ma § 3 section 1, letter b) 

and

c) the content of this first degree programme must be comparable with the completion of three of the four following modules from the Bachelor’s degree programme in International Business

  • Corporate/Business Finance
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Mathematics/Statistics
  • Economics

(as per AO-Ma § 3, section 2, letter a).

Proof that three of the four required modules have been studied by the applicant during his/her first degree must be provided,

as well as

d) evidence of “C1” (proficient user) English language skills according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) in the form of

  • a TOEFL Test with a score of at least 95 points for the internet based test, or
  • an IELTS Test with a score of at least 7.0, or
  • a PTE Academic Test with a score of at least 76 points, or
  • a comparable test proving English language skills at the C1 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR),

or comparable evidence (as per AO-Ma § 3, section 2, letter c).

The results of the language test should not be more than two years old. Evidence of language aptitude is not required for applicants whose mother tongue is English.

The selection committee shall determine comparability for points b) and c). For b) the following applies: An applicant from a comparable programme as defined above is considered to have fulfilled these eligibility requirements if conformity with the modules of HTW Berlin's Bachelor's degree programme in International Business is guaranteed for at least 140 credits.

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Your application for a study place

If you are applying for International Business, please proceed as follows.

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You should apply via the HTW application portal if one of the following requirements applies to you:

  • You obtained your first academic degree in Germany.
  • You are a national of an EU or EEA country.
✗ To the HTW application portal

This degree programme starts in the summer semester.
Application period: 15.11. - 15.12.

or

You should apply via uni-assist if you

  • obtained your first academic degree outside Germany and
  • are not a national of an EU or EEA country.
✗ To uni-assist

This degree programme starts in the summer semester.
Application period: 01.10. - 15.12.