Master-Level Business Sciences" ("EMBS")
The aim of this program is to meet the requirements for the
academic education of business and management graduates in
modern Europe. Close co-operation between the institutions
involved and jointly agreed programme structures provide a
programme of academic excellence, leading to full competence
in another community language and an in-depth understanding
of the business environment and culture of other European
requirements for admission to the EMBS are as follows:
accepted on the EMBS programme you must have completed a Bachelors
degree, Vordiplom or its equivalent, and be among the best
30% of students on your degree programme over a six- or four-semester
To take part in
the EMBS programme, you are required to study abroad for two
semesters at one of the EMBS partner universities.
The EMBS course
of study programme is an integrated programme leading to the
award of the EMBS certificate.
The course of study
comprises a minimum of 120 ECTS credits plus a Master Thesis.
A minimum of 60 ECTS credits must be obtained at one of the
EMBS partner universities. Of these 60 ECTS credits, 40 must
be within the business area and include 20 ECTS within the
EMBS module "European Affairs".
be awarded their Masters degree at their home university
before being eligible for the EMBS qualification.
The Master Thesis
should preferably reflect the European dimension. A European
aspect may be given by the choice of topic or by the fact
that candidates write their thesis in connection with work
undertaken for a commercial or non-commercial enterprise abroad.