SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences

General Management

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • 3 Semesters
  • on campus
  • 90 ECTS
  • €1.155/Month
  • Full time

Broaden your management horizons! Our General Management MBA gives you extensive knowledge on how to develop sustainable strategies for a globalised economy. Our project-focused approach also helps you strengthen your soft and leadership skills.

  • English
  • summer and winter semester

Your course content What you will learn

During the programme you receive a sound education in classic management disciplines such as finance, human resources and marketing and deal with current topics such as corporate social responsibility, organisational behaviour and business ethics. In addition, you get to set a focus in elective modules so you can tailor your studies to your career goals.

You will gain extensive management knowledge and develop sustainable strategies to meet the requirements of the global economy and complex markets. You will know how to take social responsibility and will be able to strengthen your leadership, intercultural and negotiation skills in integrated projects.

Your career prospects Our innovative approach that pays off

Thanks to our project and skill-based concept, you will have trained your communication, negotiation and teamwork skills – skills that are indispensable in today's business world. Thus, upon graduation, you will be qualified for the next step in your career.

Choose from the following career paths:

  • Management positions in international companies
  • Leading positions in start-ups, SMEs, NGOs and associations
  • And many more...
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It's about you

It's about you Our study concept

Your studies are divided into 5-week blocks. During this time you focus on one management topic which you get to view from different angles. Thanks to this approach you learn about real management challenges and strengthen the skills that employers are looking for.

Learn more about our academic approach
Meet your Study Advisor How do I finance my studies? | Webinar

Learn more about funding options for EU and non-EU students. 3 pm CEST

Meet your Study Advisor How do I apply? | Webinar

Meet our study advisors and learn how our application system works and which documents and proofs you need to provide. 3 pm CEST


Your curriculum

3 Semester 90 ECTS
1. Semester
  • Fundamentals of Management and Economics

  • Organisational Behaviour

  • Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics

  • General Management I: International Human Resource Management

  • General Management II: Finance and Accounting

  • Applied Project / Internship

2. Semester
  • Trust and Collaboration

  • Marketing Management

  • Strategic Management

  • General Management III: Process Management & Quality Management

  • General Management IV: Service Management & Supply Chain Management

  • Scientific Writing / Master's Seminar

3. Semester
  • Elective I

  • Elective II

  • Master's Thesis


Alternative One-year Master's

You want to do a business degree? Perhaps our one-year Master's programmes could also be interesting for you, e.g.

or our one-year programmes in the areas of Sustainability, Hospitality or Healthcare.

Admission requirements Our requirements

To submit your application, you will need the following:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Min. 2 years of relevant work experience
  • Letter of motivation
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Secondary School Certificate
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport/ID

Here are our English language requirements:

  • TOEFL 87 ibt (direct entry)
  • TOEFL 79 - 86 ibt (with additional agreement)
  • TOEIC 785 (Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150)
  • IELTS (academic) 6.5 on average - please see Language Centre guidelines if results differ
  • CAE (grade A, B, or C)
  • CPE (grade A, B or C)
  • Pearson English Test Academic (PTE-A) 59 points
  • Linguaskill: 176 - 184 (CES) - all four skills required
  • Duolingo 110 points

Fees and Funding Your tuition fees

Tuition fees

  • citizenship | EU/EEA (incl. Western Balkans, Switzerland and Ukraine): EUR 1155 / month
  • citizenship | Non-EU/EEA: EUR 7560 / semester

The monthly/semester tuition fees remain the same for the entire duration of the study programme. 

An additional enrolment fee of EUR 750 (EU/EEA) / EUR 1000 (non-EU/EEA) is to be paid once. More information about our fees.


Information on financing options & scholarships can be found here.

Apply now Application process and deadlines

Please find the Application and Late Arrival deadlines here.

We are happy to welcome you to our university. This is our application process:

  1. You submit your online application via the SRH application portal
  2. If you meet the admission requirements, we will invite you to a personal/phone interview
  3. If the interview is successful, you will receive an acceptance letter and the study contract
  4. You sign the study contract and send it back to us
  5. You pay the enrolment fee
  6. You receive your letter of admission
  7. You take part in our Welcome Week and then you are good to go!
Get started now Your path into the future
  • You will take part in a step-by-step learning experience
  • You will study in practice-oriented tasks in small teams
  • You can concentrate on what's important in 5-week-blocks
  • You will receive individual support from your lecturers
Apply now!