International Business (MA)

Information for Foreign Students

We welcome you to our website of the Faculty of Business Administration. Every year, we welcome 30 international students to our faculty. Would you like to study with us?

If you have any queries please contact Christina Fertl for further support.

More information for international students: Visitor`s Guide and application.

Entry Requirements

Entry Requirements

  • University degree from a German university in a business discipline, 210 ECTS points and an overall grading of "good" or better, or a comparable domestic or foreign degree.
  • Graduates not purely business-oriented but with a business administration connection may be admitted to the programme upon application to the examination committee. The admission requirement is successfully completed modules amounting to at least 45 ECTS points from the field of business administration.
  • English and German language skills at level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference.

Programme Start

semester start 15.03. (summer semester).

Applications for entry can be submitted online, and in principle this is possible from
15 November to 15 January. All of the necessary documents must be appended to the application.

More information on applying is available on:

Information on Applying

Costs / Partner Universities

Landshut University of Applied Sciences:
Information on tuition fees and student welfare service fees is available here.

Costs for the 2nd and 3rd semester at the partner university for the double degree:

Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, UK:

Tuition fees: approx. £8,100* for 2nd and 3rd semesters

Edinburgh Napier University, Edinburgh, UK:

Tuition fees: approx. £4,034* for 2nd and 3rd semesters

Griffith College, Dublin, Ireland:
Tuition fees: approx. €7,250* for 2nd and 3rd semesters

Kristianstad University, Sweden:
none (under Erasmus funding)

*The tuition fees are all set by the partner university.

Programme schedule

The standard course duration is three semesters; the programme concludes with a Master's thesis and a Master's colloquium.

Semester 1:

Economic Policy in German
Business Ethics & Corporate Social Responsibility in English
International and Intercultural Management in English
International Accounting and Management Control in English
International Financial Management in English
International Human Resource Management in German

Semester 2:
International Management in English
Leadership in English
Sales & Marketing in English
Specialisation Courses in English

Semester 3:
Business Research Methods in English
Postgraduate Major Project / Master's Thesis in English
Thesis Colloquium in English

The first semester is based at Landshut University of Applied Sciences. The second and third semesters can be completed at one of our partner universities, in order to obtain a double degree (Master of Arts at Landshut University of Applied Sciences, Master of Science partner university).

Course and Examination Schedule and Module Handbook

Flyer International Business (MA)

Reports in English

Course Management

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Kumpf

Program Director International Business (IB)
Member of Faculty Council
International Intership Coordinator

Subject Areas

Procurement and Logistics
Principles of Business Administration
International and Cross Cultural Management


ROOM:  D0 18
PHONE:  +49 (0)871 - 506 475
FAX:  +49 (0)871 - 506 9475
E-MAIL: alexander.kumpf(at)