Global Management (M.A.)

Key Facts

Academic degree: Master of Arts
Duration: 1,5 years
ECTS: 90
Start: March and October
Teaching language: English
Fees: None
Campus location: Hof
Special entry requirements
General entry requirements

  • First degree at a state-recognized institution of higher education, e.g. in Business Management, International Management, Industrial Engineering or Business Information Systems.

  • Very good knowledge of the English language in order to follow lectures.

… international, practical, entrepreneurial…

  • You have successfully completed a business-oriented study program with a Bachelor’s degree?
  • You would like to crown your studies with a Master’s degree that will open the doors to managerial positions in international companies for you?
  • You are interested in international management topics and have maybe already gathered your first international experiences while working or studying abroad?
  • Then you have come to the right place!

Goals and contents

  • The newly designed degree program Global Management will prepare you thoroughly for demanding managerial tasks in international companies.
  • You will become knowledgeable in all internationally relevant management areas on an advanced and practical-oriented level (program structure).
  • All lectures are held in English.
  • Internationally experienced professors with many years of managerial experience will share their knowledge with you.

Target students

  • Domestic or foreign Bachelor graduates with a background in economics (also Industrial Engineering & Business and Business Information Systems) with (first) international experiences and/or a high degree of interest in international topics.
  • Bachelor graduates with initial work experience who wish to receive further education in the field of international management theories.

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Extended application period

The application period for the economic Master’s Degree Program Global Management has been extended up to and including September 15th, 2018. All documents can be handed in easily via the Primuss Portal!


Online Application


Further information about the application process at Hof University can be found here.


We are looking forward to your applications!


Introductory event – information on all aspects of the Master’s Degree Program Global Management


Prof. Dr. Darr – Head of the Master’s Degree Program Global Management

Tuesday October 2nd, 2018

11.30 a.m. – 01.00 p.m.

Room A 205



Length and course of studies

  • The standard period of study is 3 semesters.
  • Lectures and seminars of the first two semesters need to be completed at Hof University.
  • In the third semester, you will write your Master’s thesis in the context of a semester abroad in cooperation with an internationally operating company.
  • A start of this study program is possible both in the winter and summer semester
  • It is possible to earn a double degree in cooperation with a foreign university

contact persons

Prof. Dr. Jens Kirchner | University of Applied Science Hof

Prof. Dr. Jens Kirchner

Program Head/Academic Advisor/Head of Board of Examiners

Business Department
International Management

Hochschule Hof
Alfons-Goppel-Platz 1
95028 Hof

Room: B 223
Phone +49 (0) 9281 / 409 4081
Fax: +49 (0) 9281 / 409 55 4081
E-Mail: jens.kirchnerhof-university.LÖ

Carolin Huttner

International Office/Student and Career Services
Welcome Center

Hochschule Hof
Alfons-Goppel-Platz 1
95028 Hof

Room: A 015
Phone +49 (0) 9281 / 409 3319
Fax: +49 (0) 9281 / 409 55 3319
E-Mail: carolin.huttnerhof-university.LÖ


Ulrich Zehendner | University of Applied Science Hof

Ulrich Zehendner

Student Affairs Office
Administrative Assistant

Hochschule Hof
Alfons-Goppel-Platz 1
95028 Hof

Room: A 111
Phone +49 (0) 9281 / 409 3226
Fax: +49 (0) 9281 / 409 55 3226
E-Mail: ulrich.zehendnerhof-university.LÖ


Global Management (M.A.)


Campus Hof

95028 Hof

Campus Münchberg

Kulmbacher Str. 76
95213 Münchberg