Degree Courses Taught in English
Entertaining the idea of continuing your, or a family member's, education while in Germany? There are a wide range of programs, in English, catering to both the graduate and undergraduate.
Here is a selection of some of the schools.
- EBS Business School
- Schiller International University
- European University
- Touro College Berlin
- Other Resources
EBS Business School
The EBS Campus Rheingau is located in the picturesque Rhine River Valley surrounded by vineyards. Students study in the historic Reichartshausen Castle that was in the past a storage and distribution center of nearby Eberbach Abbey with roots back to 1152 AD. The campus is approximately 21 kilometers (13 miles) away from Wiesbaden, 56 kilometers (35 miles) from Frankfurt/Main and 105 kilometers (65 miles) from Kaiserlautern.
The Master degree program in the Business Studies faculty at EBS is a consecutive Master that can be completed either directly following on a Bachelor's degree or after a short period of work experience.
Applicants for EBS Master's programs need no previous work experience, but a Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 180 ECTS.
Participation in the continuing Master's programs leads to the qualification Master of Science (MSc).
The MBA programs are aimed at young professionals and executives with at least 3 or 5 years professional experience (depending on the program) and with a Bachelor's degree in any discipline.
The MBA programs are, therefore, specifically intended for experienced professionals and executives who seek not only a sound grounding in business administration, but who also require leadership competence, management know-how and soft skills.
In addition to the continuing Master's and MBA programs, we also offer the Master in Business Innovation (MA) aimed at young professionals and executives with at least 2 years professional experience and a Bachelor's degree in any discipline.
Ten good reasons to study at EBS Business School
- EBS is consistently ranked among the top universities in all national university rankings.
- EBS has a clearly defined profile:
- Academic excellence
- High practical relevance in research, undergraduate/graduate and executive education
- A strict course of internationality, integrated study abroad
- Intensive fostering and support of personal development
- You learn in small teaching groups at a high academic level
- Students know their professors: student/faculty ratio is virtually ideal (33:1)
- Teamwork and intercultural exchange are a matter of course
- Students benefit from short study duration, opportunity to gain 3 degrees in 5 years
- We offer first-rate language training by native speakers in English, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Chinese, Japanese and Arabic.
- Students enjoy the benefits of comprehensive Career Services.
- You take part in the renowned EBS Coaching program
- We are an open-minded community with a sense of humor and a great atmosphere on campus.
The Recent Veterans Administration approval provides beneficiaries the GI Bill to finance studies, with the unique opportunity to study at the oldest and one of the most renowned private Business Schools in Germany.
The EBS Business School builds the foundation for all business related activities and provides a Bachelor in Business Management as well as Masters and MBA programs. EBS Business School is accredited EQUIS - the world's leading international accreditation for business schools, comparable with AACSB) paving the way for future studies at the MSc/MBA and higher levels.
For more information visit our website.
Schiller International University
Unique Experience, Global Education
Founded in 1964, Schiller International University was created as a private American University dedicated to the active development and encouragement of international understanding.
- Earn an American university degree in the USA and 3 European countries
- Ability to transfer between four campuses in Florida, Heidelberg, Paris and Madrid with full credit
- Students come from over 50 countries worldwide
- Scholarships and financial aid options available for those who qualify
In addition, we take great pride in having cooperative agreements with a number of universities and colleges around the world, and in having over 20,000 alumni worldwide. Schiller International University is indeed, very international.
The new Heidelberg campus is located in the newly built SKYLABS concept building that displays technical and architectural advancements while ensuring a high degree of energy efficiency symbolizing a combination of science and industry. The SKYLABS building is located conveniently accessible to the national train (Deutsche Bahn) a mere 3 minutes walking distance from Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof (Main Station) and 5 minutes by tram to the city center (Bismarckplatz), and local public transportation (RNV) network.
The Skylabs campus allows students access to high speed WIFI, a fully equipped computer lab, an extensive library and multimedia-ready classrooms. Schiller International University is positioned to better equip students with the skills and experience to meet the growing technological demands of a fast paced global environment.
You will make friends at Schiller that will last a life-time and a network of business contacts that span the globe. With over 50 different nationalities represented each semester in our student body, Schiller International University is all about diversity and about fostering understanding between cultures.
With small class sizes ranging from 10-25 students, we strive to give each student the personal attention he or she needs. Language of instruction is completely in English.
Flexibility and Mobility
- A semester lasts for 4 months and can be started any month of the year.
- Students can easily spend a semester at a different location within the Schiller campus network as part of their international program.
- Each course runs for 3 hours a day, Monday through Thursday for four weeks.
- Courses are available online or on campus.
International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, International Economics and Interdisciplinary Studies
Master in Business Administration (MBA), International Management (MIM), International Business and Information Technology Management
Schiller International University is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent College and Schools (ACICS) to award Associate, Bachelor and Master Degrees. ACICS is recognized by the US Department of Education. Its accreditation of degree-granting instituitions is also recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
Visit our websites for more information:
Call us at: +49 (0) 6221 4581-0
European University (EU) is an internationally accredited, multi-campus business school established in 1973. EU offers innovative business programs at the Bachelor's (BBA), Master's (MBA) and Doctorate (DBA) levels. EU's programs are accredited by ACBSP (Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs), a CHEA recognized accrediting body, and the university is also accredited by CEEMAN (Central and East European Management Development Association) which awarded EU its International Quality Award accreditation assuring overall institutional quality (IQA).
EU has a broad network of campuses in Europe and Asia including Switzerland (Montreux and Geneva), Spain (Barcelona), Germany (Munich), UK (London), Austria, Turkey, Syria, Kazakhstan, Malaysia, China and Taiwan.
The undergraduate programs take three years (six semesters) to complete - or two years with summer semesters - and the Master's and MBA programs take one year (three terms) to complete.
EU offers Bachelor's, Master's and Doctorate of Business Administration programs (BBA, MBA and DBA), and the possibility to specialize in different management areas, including Business Administration, Communication & Public Relations, Leisure & Tourism Management, International Relations, Sports Management and Global Banking & Finance.
EU brings the American education model to Europe by applying classroom theory to professional skills. The courses are taught in English using the case study method, making business theory accessible and practical. This pragmatic approach to business education is proven to effectively prepare students for leadership positions in business and industry. EU provides a unique international educational experience with a cosmopolitan faculty and student body.
Education at EU is student-oriented and flexible. The small class sizes (maximum 25 students) ensure faculty - student interaction. The network of campuses allows EU students to easily transfer between countries and continents.
All courses are taught by qualified faculty members with a wealth of practical experience in their fields. EU faculty works with students on an individual basis to create a cooperative and caring learning environment where human values flourish.
EU cooperates with partner universities such as Nichols College in Boston, MA that allows students to obtain two degrees simultaneously from internationally-accredited business schools, giving them a distinct advantage in the global economy.
For more information go to: http://munich.euruni.edu/.
Touro College Berlin
Touro College Berlin is a branch of Touro College in New York City, an institution of higher and professional education. In the United States, approximately 17,500 students are currently enrolled in its numerous undergraduate and graduate programs, and in its law and medical schools. In addition to its campuses in New York, California and Arizona, Touro College has campuses in Berlin, Paris, Moscow and Jerusalem.
On its campus in Berlin Touro College currently offers three programs: from its International School of Business an undergraduate program in business management and administration; on the graduate level from its Graduate School of Business an MBA; and, a unique master of arts degree in holocaust communication and tolerance. The three programs are accredited in the United States by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
Students enrolling in Touro College Berlin’s undergraduate program are part of an American college with an exciting international student body, which at present includes students from 19 nations. The language of instruction is English.
One of Touro College Berlin’s special features is its highly personalized instruction in small groups (on average 10 to 15 students per course). They have an opportunity to share their thoughts and be actively engaged in class discussions, receiving a personalized quality education that makes learning easier and more stimulating.
Touro College Berlin prides itself on fostering close interaction and support among students, faculty, and administrative staff. While the academic programs are demanding, there is still time for social activities sponsored by the Student Government. Elected annually, the Student Government represents student concerns to the administration, and sponsors a variety of programs and activities.
Touro College Berlin offers great opportunities for graduate students seeking a superior academic institution with an international network of business and governmental leaders all over the globe. The MBA program, which begins in the fall 2011, is “practitioner oriented”. Graduate faculty will be required to have extensive experience in business. Course content will be delivered in a variety of formats: traditional classroom, on-line and hybrid (classroom and on-line).
Study in Berlin
Berlin is a city full of history, culture, architecture, fashion, and life. It is a city always changing, always experimenting, always new. Berlin offers an excellent study location for those seeking to explore a wide range of careers and experiences: it has many start-ups and established national and international companies. It is home to over 100 embassies numerous institutes and associations that sponsor lectures, conferences and seminars.
Touro College Berlin is situated in this fascinating city and flourishes from the progressive nature of life in Berlin. The campus of Touro College Berlin is located in the beautiful lake district, a short 20 minute ride from the center of the city. The facilities of the college are housed in a Bauhaus Villa over looking the Havel River. The grounds offer a chance to escape the bustle of the city and study in a peaceful, natural setting. This offers the perfect contrast to the vibrancies of the city and also allows students to experience all the beauty that Berlin has to offer.
That’s really what makes studying in Berlin so special. Touro College Berlin students live in one of the most exciting, forward thinking cities in Europe and the world, while at the same time study in an environment that promotes balance and wellbeing. For more information go to www.touroberlin.de.
Perhaps one of the best online resources for an overview of higher education in Germany is www.hochschulekompass.de
This link will take you through all the higher education institutions, study opportunities at both undergraduate and graduate levels, and international cooperation agreements of German higher education schools.
If there is a particular program you are looking for, we suggest you go to the respective institutional website and contact the registrar's office directly for further information. Prerequisites will vary from one school to the next, as will the program structure.
Another great resource for information on studying in Germany is www.studienwahl.de, a German site that is sponsored by the German Provincial Commission for Educational Planning and the Research Promotion and the Federal Employment Agency. The site is completely translated into English and will walk you through every aspect of studying in Germany.
Another great link is: www.daad.de, a multi-lingual site sponsored by the German Academic Exchange Service which provides detailed information to every aspect of studying, research and vocational training in Germany. This site will even provide you resources on where to find schools to learn to speak German.