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MBA in Germany

Germany is a relative latecomer to the MBA game, with the PhD the degree of choice for executives here until relatively recently. However, the credence of the MBA has increased in recent years; consequently, so has Germany’s prominence as a study destination.

Europe’s largest economy offers a diverse raft of employment opportunities for MBAs, from finance in Frankfurt, to pharmaceuticals and biotech in Bavaria, and tech start-ups in Berlin.

The MBA in Germany

The increased prominence of the MBA in Germany is reflected in the options open to the prospective students, in a nation more famed for its leading STEM institutions. Predominantly English-language provision tends to be on the more affordable side, and with courses tending to last a single year, an MBA in Germany can be a great way to lower your opportunity cost.

You’ll also be studying in the heart of Europe, with ample opportunity to go south, west, east or north. In the QS TopMBA.com Applications & Aspirations 2018 report, Germany ranks as the fifth most popular study destination in the world