General Management, Master of Business Administration

Distance learning program @ European Distance Learning University Hamburg 

With the comprehensive General Management study at Euro-FH, you acquire the necessary know-how to fulfill leadership tasks - also in an international context - professionally and successfully.

At a Glance

University European Distance Learning University Hamburg, UAS based in Hamburg
Field of Study EconomicsMBA
Degree Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Duration 4 Semesters
ECTS 120 Credit Points
Language of Instruction German
Course contents IT & Operations Management, International Seminar, Finance, Responsible Management, Leadership, Accounting, Economics and International Business, Principles of Private Commercial Law, Introduction to Management I, Marketing, Introduction to Management II
Location online
ZFU Approval The Central State Office for Distance Learning (ZFU) has approved the course General Management under the number 130703c.
Enrollment Anytime
from 376 € monthly
from 11424 € total
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Admission requirements

In order to start the Euro-FH MBA distance learning program, various requirements must be met, which are listed below.

  1. Academic Requirement: Admittance to the distance learning program is granted to those who can provide proof of completing a bachelor's degree program at a state-recognized university or a comparable institution. It is possible for graduates of business-related degree programs to have up to 60 credits transferred, thus reducing the standard study duration.
  2. Professional Experience: After completing their first degree, applicants must have been employed for at least 2 years.
  3. Educational Testing Service: To be admitted to the MBA program, a minimum score of 500 on the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) is required.
  4. Language Proficiency: Proficiency in the English language can be demonstrated through a TOEFL test with a minimum score of 550 points. Alternatively, a computer-based test with at least 213 points or an internet-based test with a minimum of 79 points is also acceptable for admission to the Euro-FH MBA program. Proof of language proficiency can also be provided through a phone interview organized by the Euro-FH.
  5. Additional Required Documents: Certified copy of the bachelor's degree certificate, professional resume, cover letter, work certificates, 2 recommendation letters from supervisors, professors, etc.


With this distance learning program at Euro-FH, it is possible to obtain the internationally recognized Master of Business Administration degree. The program provides solid knowledge necessary to work in senior management positions in national and international management: marketing, connections in business administration and economics, project management, intercultural management, as well as corporate management.
For the MBA, the European University of Applied Sciences Hamburg cooperates with the renowned ESB European School of Business in Reutlingen.

Career Fields for MBA

Possible positions include roles in senior management, both nationally and internationally. In addition to accreditation, the MBA program is also endowed with an additional predicate from the Hamburg Authority for Science and Research. This also enables access to higher public service.
Furthermore, it enables subsequent doctoral studies.

Modules and Subjects of MBA Program

The study content depends on the first degree. A total of 120 ECTS points can be earned. The following lists all possible modules of the MBA distance learning program.

  • Introduction to Management
  • Macroeconomics
  • Business Law
  • Marketing
  • Accounting, Investment and Finance
  • Leadership
  • International Seminar
  • Specializations
  • Corporate Management
  • Master's Thesis

Duration, Study Format, and Tuition Fees

The duration of study is 4 semesters for those with a non-business first degree. The standard study period may be extended free of charge for 12 months.
In this case, the tuition fees amount to 530,- EUR per month.

For those who have completed a business first degree, up to a maximum of 60 credits can be transferred. This reduces the standard study duration to 18 months. In this case, a free extension of 9 months is possible.
The tuition fees will then be 630,- EUR per month.

For those with a completed degree in business administration, the MBA distance learning program can be completed in 7 months. A free extension of 7 months is possible.
In this case, the tuition fees amount to 690,- EUR per month.

The tuition fees are VAT-exempt and tax-deductible. Various forms of study financing are possible, such as a study loan.

The program is organized as a distance learning course and can be started at any time. There is a high degree of flexibility in terms of study location and individual learning pace.

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