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MBA Specialisations

Open doors to opportunities around the world

Apply by 26th October and save up to €1444 

Earn a degree that will elevate your international career prospects. Build a global network with students from over 140 countries around the world. 

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Open doors to opportunities around the world

Apply by 26th October and save up to €2,222 on your on-campus tuition! 

Learn on campus at IU and maximise your career growth in Germany. Socialise, build your professional network and soak up a new culture – all while earning an international degree.

Take your career to the next level with an MBA degree

Lead international companies to success: master the art of business administration

Add management and leadership skills to your existing professional experience, and position yourself as an ideal candidate for top-level jobs

As an MBA student, you’ll focus on these hard-skills

  • Performance management 
  • Corporate finance 
  • International marketing 
  • Managerial economics 
  • Strategic management 
  • Business ethics 
  • Operations and information management 

You’ll also develop vital managerial soft-skills

  • Multi-cultural communication 
  • Leading diverse teams 
  • Project management 
  • Group work 
  • Decision making 

You can choose between graduating with a general MBA, or a specialised MBA, where you can focus on one of 12 different business sectors – such as artificial intelligence, finance & accounting, or IT management

Want to know more?

Request your free programme information material with everything you need to know 

  • Detailed study content & module overview 
  • Your options for specialisation 
  • Application & financing options 
  • Career prospects as an MBA graduate 

Discover our MBA degrees

All the facts about our MBA degrees at a glance.

Study model

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Language: English


Regular study period 18 months
Different time models
Start your studies at anytime

Admission and fees

Completed undergraduate degree

Starting from US$ 464US$ 825 US$ 424US$ 746 per month (*discount available)

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MBA Engineering management

In engineering, qualified specialists and managers are in high demand! In our MBA – Engineering Management study programme, you’ll combine technical production expertise with management skills.

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MBA Finance and accounting

With our specialised MBA – Finance & Accounting study programme, you’ll gain sound business administration know-how, key leadership skills and comprehensive specialist knowledge of international finance & accounting.

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MBA International marketing

Our specialised MBA – International Marketing study programme will comprehensively prepare you to advance your career in marketing, sales, or brand building with the perfect mix of general management knowledge and specific marketing skills.

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MBA Big data management

Over the course of the three semesters of your MBA specialising in Big Data, your studies will be extremely practice-oriented. You’ll develop all the business skills you’ll need as a successful Big Data manager, such as in-depth technical expertise in strategy and operational corporate management.

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MBA IT management

Whether it’s in business intelligence, information security, cloud computing, or social media: IT never ceases to present companies with new challenges. If you want to expand your knowledge of IT and strengthen your management skills, then an online MBA IT Management degree is perfect for you.

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Learn more

Learn more about MBA degrees at IU in our free brochure.

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You decide where and when you want to study

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First-class study programmes with a recommendation rate of 96%

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What our students say

  • “With the IU Master, I was able to acquire valuable strategic-global leadership skills that are very much in demand in today's jobs.”

    Doreen Richter


  • “I chose IU International University of Applied Sciences because it is the most flexible of all the online universities I looked at.”

    Marie Arnold

    Online student

  • “I wanted to make a career change but to still be able to apply the knowledge I've gained to my work.”

    Anne-Kathrin Gansebohm

    Online student

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