On this page you will find information on all the majors
and majors mentioned here for MBA and master programs.
We have listed them alphabetically and hope that this
will give you a good first overview of the general
content of the course of study you want!
Art and Culture
The pressure to professionalize is increasing not only
in business, but also in the field of art and culture.
These degree programs promote artistic sensitivity and
originality, and you also acquire basic skills in the
areas of business, law, self-organization, management
and marketing. This course brings (he) knowledge and
promotes your creativity.
This field of study usually hides an interdisciplinary
science. It deals with the topics of microbiology,
biochemistry (chemistry), molecular biology, genetics
and bioinformatics. There are green (plants), red
(medicine / pharmacy), white (industry), gray (waste
management), brown (environment) and blue (in relation
to marine resources) biotechnology.
Business Administration (business
administration / business administration)
This area of study is also known as business
administration and is a sub-area of economics.
Business administration is based on the assumption that
goods are fundamentally scarce and therefore require
economical handling. Compared to more abstract
economics, business administration mostly deals with
individual companies. The primary goal is the
description and explanation as well as the concrete
support of the decision-making processes in companies,
which are often carried by several people.
This study deals with problems that arise from the
transformation of the industrial into the information
society. Changes in the environment (markets, customers,
values, etc.) and innovations in information and
communication technology create new business models.
Change Management Change management
deals with all tasks, measures and activities that are
intended to bring about a comprehensive,
cross-departmental and far-reaching change in an
organization. This happens primarily with regard to the
implementation of new strategies, structures, systems,
processes or behaviors.
Paul Watzlawick already stated: "You cannot not
communicate". The focus of this course is on your own
communication skills, which are further developed and
optimized in different and often practical teaching
units. In some schools this course is also linked to the
additional acquisition of knowledge in media design.
Management Consulting) This course
teaches a form of advice that aims to solve a task or
problem or to approach an efficient solution. This
process can be used in hierarchical, therapeutic,
educational or sociological conflicts.
It is viewed as a sub-area of economics and examines
relationships that have to do with the production and
distribution of goods and factors of production. VWL
also deals with human behavior under economic
conditions. It questions how human action can be
economically justified and which action brings the
greatest possible benefit for the individual. VWL is
looking for regularities and recommendations for action
for economic policy. It also deals with individual
economic processes in the context of microeconomics and
with macroeconomic processes in the context of
This deals with the start-up process or the
establishment of new organizations. This area of
expertise also includes creative elements such as the
identification of market opportunities, the discovery of
new business ideas and their implementation in the form
of new business models.
Environmental Sciences Environmental
science can be described as an interdisciplinary field
of study and research, because it deals specifically
with the human environment and the effects of human
activities on the environment. By including traditional
subjects such as biology, chemistry and physics, which
were instrumental in their creation, environmental
sciences are part of the natural sciences. Depending on
the focus, there are a variety of natural sciences and
humanities that are involved in environmental sciences.
Finance, Accounting and Controlling
Control measures are important, especially in the
finance area. The acquired know-how supports the
maintenance of solvency, the maximization of the value
of equity claims, but also the coordination of
investment and financing decisions. Accounting is often
also referred to as accounting and is primarily
concerned with the systematic recording, monitoring and
informational consolidation of the cash and service
flows resulting from the operational performance
A general management degree primarily provides
well-founded specialist knowledge for managers. In
addition to deepening the existing basic economic
knowledge in theory, this course attaches great
importance to the practical relevance and the
internationality of the teaching topics. You will be
intensively prepared for a wide range of tasks in the
areas of marketing, sales, finance and management so
that you can later take on responsible management
Healthcare (nursing / health care system)
This course of study deals with an extremely complex
subject area that deals with systems for health care and
health maintenance. Healthcare deals with a wide range
of topics, such as needs, equality of opportunity, the
affordability of services in the health system,
performance and also profitability.
Human Resources (Personnel Management)
This course focuses on people as capital. In addition to
a sound management knowledge, this course teaches
methods and instruments of modern human resource
management and organizational development. The
integration of emotional intelligence and social
competence plays an essential role. By completing a
health-related course, you can expand your medical and
business knowledge and increase the efficiency of the
provision of services. Some programs focus on hospital
management and control.
Industrial Engineering (Industrial and
This department is engaged in a work area in which it
comes to the design, planning and optimization of
processes of services and more broadly with engineering
methods. The implementation always deals with the area
of work design. Accordingly, the associated courses of
study contain content from both the fields of
engineering and management.
With this study program you learn to understand company
organizations in their entirety and to be able to
efficiently align your own actions accordingly. The
course contents mainly relate to production, purchasing,
sales and product development. The study program is
ideally suited for the further training of managers at
the interface between people, technology and
Info / Media / Design
During this course media and creative people gain
extensive specialist knowledge. The aim is to gain sound
business management and legal knowledge about the
different structures and functions of media markets and
media companies. Practical relevance has high priority
and helps to successfully bring the existing knowledge
into the media design process. New media technologies
are increasingly characterized by interactivity. New
media courses not only deal with current issues relating
to the information society, but also the most diverse
communication developments and how to use new media in a
This course comes from the field of technology
management and deals with the planning and development
of new technologies as a more application or
market-distant phase in the entire innovation process.
Innovation management deals with all processes up to the
market launch of new products ready for series
production as well as the use of new production
This degree is, to a certain extent, an extension of
business administration and deals with all processes
related to the management of international
organizations. It can also be seen as a lesson in the
design, management and development of purpose-oriented
IT / Computer
Studies in the field of information technology are
always very practical and application-oriented. The
course contents include project management, software
engineering, business informatics and software
technology. With this study program, IT managers and IT
consultants can expand as much as possible.
Behind this is a summary term for all strategic or
operational activities and management tasks, which
always aim at the best possible handling of knowledge.
Contributions to knowledge management, regardless of
whether they are theoretical or practical and
application-oriented, are developed in many disciplines,
but above all in business administration, computer
science, information science, social science, pedagogy
or business informatics.
Language and Linguistics (Language and
This course deals with the subject of language in the
sense of communication with other human individuals, but
also in the sense of a scientific approach that
illuminates all forms and areas of application. Language
is understood as a system and examined in use, in its
components and units, and in its meaning. Linguistics
deals with the origin, origin and historical development
of language, with its versatile application in written
and oral communication, with the perception, learning
and articulation of language, but also with the
disturbances that may arise with it.
Law and Business Law
A law degree is suitable for employees
in a wide variety of industries. Most of the time, you
learn to deal with legal issues in a solution-oriented
manner. Existing specialist knowledge is deepened
together with didactic skills and extensively expanded.
This course supports you in completing management tasks
with efficiency. Targeted employee management is
intended to increase their added value in the company.
During your studies, you learn decision theories and
action routines that are still flexible enough to be
able to act according to the situation at all times.
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
A course of study in which executives can further
develop and improve their qualifications in the areas of
business administration, marketing and management.
Logisticians receive valuable additional knowledge about
their area of application, but also extensive general
know-how about industrial and commercial issues. At the
end of your studies, you have acquired valuable key
competencies and can implement them efficiently.
During a medical degree, you acquire specialist and
methodological skills in healthcare. In addition to
industry-specific basic subjects, various aspects of
self and social competence are also addressed. Essential
management skills are supplemented with different soft
skills. A course of study with great practical relevance
that best responds to everyday work or prepares for it.
This includes empirically working sciences that deal
with the study of nature. Scientists observe, measure
and analyze the different states and behavior of nature
using methods that are intended to ensure the
reproducibility of their results. This is done with the
aim of recognizing regularities. In addition to
explaining the natural phenomena, one of the most
important tasks of natural science is the utilization of
nature. The natural sciences thus form the theoretical
basis for technology, medicine or environmental
protection, for example.
Organizational Development (Organizational
In this course one learns the most diverse strategies
for the economic influence on the social change. It
deals with technical and organizational structures and
provides information about interpersonal communication
and behavior patterns as well as norms, values and
power constellations. With this knowledge, one's own
competencies are expanded and managers are empowered to
successfully lead strategic developments to their goals.
Pedagogy, like educational science, is the scientific
discipline that deals with the theory and practice of
education. The distinction between the different names
can be seen primarily historically. According to today's
understanding, educational science plays a double role.
As a science of reflection, she researches educational
and educational contexts and at the same time, as a
science of action, makes suggestions on how to shape and
improve the practice of education and upbringing.
Through this degree, you acquire knowledge about the
forms of work in the 21st century. Borders are
dissolving, international networking is increasing and
these changes are creating new forms of work that can be
mastered through project work. This course prepares you
optimally for the associated requirements and challenges
so that you can react quickly to new market conditions,
customer requests and technologies.
After completing this study program, you will receive
multidisciplinary management know-how. Graduates have a
wide range of activities, from production management,
supply chain management, quality management,
controlling, personnel management to general management.
It conveys analytical ability to solve complex
With this study program, you acquire the necessary
skills for optimally structured and well-organized work.
You get management skills that are aligned with everyday
business in companies in a wide variety of industries.
This also includes dealing successfully with other
administrative bodies, administrative bodies and all
other administrative institutions.
Real Estate Management
Behind this is a field of business administration,
especially real estate management. The course deals with
project development, project management for planning and
execution, and facility management for real estate and
building management. It teaches the holistic,
sustainable and lifecycle-oriented management of real
estate, but above all also the management, rental and
marketing of real estate for the purpose of long-term
and optimal use of the real estate resource over its
entire life cycle.
Risk and Assurance Management (Risk and
With this course you learn to successfully guide
companies through everyday business life. It imparts
methods and extensive knowledge in risk and compliance
(= complaint) management. The participants are prepared
to manage their personal area of responsibility in the
company in a risk and opportunity-oriented manner.
Sales and Marketing
This course trains business specialists and is
characterized by a practical and scientifically sound
imparting of specialist management knowledge. This is
ideal for specialists who want to successfully face the
changing framework conditions and increasing performance
A broad-based course of study with which competencies in
the areas of communication, moderation, mediation,
advice, coaching and supervision can be acquired. In
addition, some schools offer courses in organizational
and group diagnostics, group leadership, team building,
organizational development and consulting, and change
During this course you acquire special knowledge and can
increase your social skills. The declared aim is that
the students develop into trainers and leaders who act
authentically, socially intelligent and competently
regardless of the situation. In practical lessons, among
other things, group processes, scope for action and the
processing of resistance to innovation are highlighted
and possible solutions are identified.
In order to be admitted to this course, it is not always
necessary to successfully pass a sport
aptitude test. However, there is now an increase in the
number of universities and universities of applied
sciences that still require the passing of the entrance
examination to start a sports management course. During
your studies, you will be taught a variety of content in
the field of sports economics based on business
administration. These include, for example, the subjects
of sports marketing and sponsoring. In contrast to a
pure sports course, the specialization in a sports
management course is already specified at the beginning
of the course.
By studying a strategy, you will be qualified to work
for multinational companies and to analyze strategic
developments in research, but also to be able to
successfully advise companies. The assessment and
treatment of various business opportunities is also part
of this training. Through this course, you will learn
how to research changes in corporate processes, deal
with various strategic positions and can efficiently
implement the strategies you have developed in your
Management can make a significant contribution to the
economic success of a company, especially if ecological
and social issues are taken into account. This course is
designed to appeal to students who see opportunities for
new and innovative services and products and who want to
work for them. After completing this degree, you will be
able to turn innovative ideas into reality.
Tax Law Tax
law is one of the branches of law that regulates the
setting and levying of taxes. All tax laws are included
in the narrower sense of the tax law, in a broader sense
the laws on tax administration and financial
jurisdiction are also included. Those legal norms that
deal with the distribution of tax revenue, however, are
not counted as tax law, since in Germany they are part
of the Basic Law and the Decomposition Law.
Technology (Technik und Technologie)
This course is aimed at managers from the technology
sector. The content of the program includes the teaching
of effective management and marketing strategies. A high
practical relevance, usually in connection with stays
abroad, ensures that you are well equipped for all
future tasks as a technology manager.
This degree enables you to operate efficiently in the
tourism and leisure industry. The training includes the
acquisition of key qualifications in general management
and the necessary development, problem-solving and
innovation skills. The course content is based on
scientific foundations and promotes, among other things,
the analytical skills of the students.