|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
References from former employers are obligatory for acceptance into the programme
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
- An interview
Do you wish to work in interdisciplinary teams with people from different backgrounds and contribute your expertise and creativity to achieve a common goal? Are you able to think out of the box, accept new, exciting challenges and study problems from all possible angles? Are you prepared to study hard and work even harder, by putting your practical, hands-on daring attitude to good use? Then the English-taught Master of Science in Business Studies – Interdisciplinary Business Professional is the right programme for you!
The Master of Science in Business Studies is an intensive, ground-breaking one-year international Master programme in the domain of business studies, designed for ambitious students who are eager to make a difference. You will contribute to solutions and innovations for wicked problems that organisations are facing. Wicked problems are complex interdisciplinary issues that require innovative and diverse answers for organisations that add value to both people and our planet.
Both (guest) lectures from experts in the field and the Community of Learners will support you throughout the Master programme. Your knowledge development is enhanced by the six ample themes and accompanying topics, that encompass the core disciplines of the Master programme: Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management and Business & IT:
Sustainability: e.g. Corporate Social Responsibility, Cooperatives & Democracy
Technology Driven Society: e.g. Dynamic Capability, Compliance Management
Liquid Society: e.g. Behavioural Economics, Complexity and Transition Management
Innovation & Entrepreneurship: e.g. Circular Economy, Effectuation Theory
Professional Skills Development & Ethics: e.g. Systems Thinking, In the Board Room
Applied Research: e.g. Research Philosophy, Empirical Cycle, Academic Writing
As a future Interdisciplinary Business Professional, you will be a leader as well as a team player. You will be expected to take the lead in innovations and groundbreaking projects, while cooperating with team members with an entirely different background and point of view. During this Master programme, you will carry out individual and collective assignments, working independently and with a team of fellow-students, lecturer-researchers, professors and the professional field. This is how you will develop your personal and professional skills to become the creative intrapreneur organisations and companies need and demand.