The Esslingen University is one of the leading universities of applied sciences in the whole of Germany. Its core areas are based in engineering and management, and its Graduate School was one of first in the country offering International Masters' Programmes taught entirely in English.
We have developed a brand new focused and effective approach to our specialised MBA by dividing the key learning areas into 3 streamlined majors:
General Management – Master key managerial skills used to handle the varied challenges faced by multinational companies, as well as learn the tools to become a successful entrepreneur.
Sustainable Production & Technology – Centred around sustainable management concepts. Learn to thoroughly assess sustainable activities and gain the tools and methods used to establish sustainable supply chains.
Digital Transformation - Examine the impact of integrated technology and smart manufacturing, on company structures and procedures. Learn how to manage digitalisation strategies in correlation with company goals.
This unique structure forms The Esslingen MBA in International Industrial Management. Alongside working closely with our entrepreneurship and start-up centre you will have the option to choose the direction of your studies in the 2nd semester.
A ONE-of-A-KIND ECOSYSTEM OF BIG PLAYERS, HIDDEN CHAMPIONS AND START-UPS
Esslingen University has a long tradition in educating industrial management. The university has always taken advantage of its location in one of the major centres of the European industry, closely linked to the nearby companies, such as Bosch, Daimler, Audi, Festo, Porsche and many others.
Its unique positioning in the German Automotive centre, internal strengths, an incomparable mix of access to world leading global companies and a stunning middle ages European city experience.
The Esslingen MBA is highly competitive, internationally recognised, and ranked among the top European MBA programmes in Industrial Management.
Organisational Development: Insights to the critical issues facing organisations in simultaneously managing their human resources at home and abroad. It focuses on international business strategies and discusses discussing digital implications of the core organisational development topics
Intercultural Leadership & Negotiations: Learn and practice the basics of intercultural competence, leadership styles and delegation tools as well as how to profit from diversity: identifying, promoting and using different life experiences, talents and know-how to produce high performance
Corporate Strategy: Evaluate alternative strategic roadmaps
Upon clicking through to the link you will be asked to fill in some basic details and create an account before you are redirected to the actual application form.
The form can be partially completed and saved so that you are able to return and update if there is any information missing. Documents can be uploaded directly in to the form where necessary.
Please note that once you have clicked 'Submit' on the final page of the form no further changes can be made.
If you received your degree in China, Vietnam, India or Mongolia, we require that you present an APS-Certificate when applying to study at the Esslingen Graduate School. You can obtain an APS-Certificate by applying for one at the German Embassy in your home country. Note that this can take some time so if this applies to you please make sure that you start the process as soon as possible.
Tuition & Fees:
Tuition for the MBA programme is €1750/semester. Additional fees and general cost of living apply. More information on the fees can be found here.
MBA Alumni Association
The MBA Alumni Association is a membership based organisation of Esslingen MBA graduates who are committed to furthering their career prospects and social relationships by connecting with peers in the feild.
You can find out more about the Association and instructions on how to join HERE.