Yes, in first semester
Regular duration of studies
Is a combination subject required?
Germans and EU citizens
Winter semester: 15.05
Valid for all applicants with German or EU university entrance qualification.
Language of instruction
Tuition and other fees
Admission is subject to a competitive selection procedure that includes individual interviews with faculty members. Shortlisted candidates from overseas will be interviewed in a video conference.
Application deadline: May 15.
Interviews with shortlisted applicants are scheduled for early June.
Letters of admission will be sent out by late June.
The program in Strasbourg starts at the beginning of September, the program in Pavia at the beginning of October.
We publish all news concerning the application process on our website so you can stay in the loop.
Admission to one of our double degree programs requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or Economics with a grade better then 2.5, preferably a degree that amounts to 180 ECTS credits (e. g. a three-year Bachelor). European Management applicants are expected to display a sound knowledge of Business Administration, Economics, Mathematics and Statistical Methods.
The program is free of tuition fees for all EU residents. The state of Baden-Württemberg has introduced fees for international non-EU students and second-degree students. For background information and for fee exemption options, please refer to this link.
For further information see the general requirements and specific requirements.
Applicants must be fluent in German and English.
Proof of ability to study in German (only for international students):
- Information of German Language Requirements can be found on the website of the Student Affairs Office.
We accept the following certificates as proof of English language skills:
- TOEFL ibt: 80 or
- TOEFL pbt: 550 or
- IELTS: 6.0 (overall band) or
- Cambridge: CAE, CPE or BEC Higher or
- TOEIC: 700 or
- UniCert III Certificate or
- German Abitur including at least 6 (G8) or 7 (G9) years of English or
- Transcript of Studies proving at least 30 ECTS-Credits were obtained in English-taught modules or
- Bachelor degree in English/America Studies or
- University degree obtained in the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia or New Zealand.
For studying at the University of Nottingham an IELTS of 6.5 is required. English Language Equivalencies of the University of Nottingham are listed here.
Students who plan to choose a French track in Strasbourg or Lyon must have good knowledge of French. Both partner universities also offer tracks which are taught in English only.
Italian is not a formal requirement for studying in Pavia. However, it is strongly advised to take at least one language course in preparation of the stay abroad if the student is not yet fluent in Italian.
Students have the possibility to take diverse language courses at our Language Learning Centre.
The School of Business and Economics has entered into double degree agreements with different partner universities all over the world. These programs offer participants an extraordinary opportunity to obtain two degrees at the same time. This integrated double degree Master program in European Management is conducted in cooperation with the Università degli studi di Pavia (Italy), the EM Strasbourg (France), the iaelyon School of Management at the University of Lyon Jean Moulin 3 (France) and the University of Nottingham (England). Designed as a two-year program to be completed in equal shares at the University of Tübingen and one of the partner universities, featuring a broad range of courses and granting two degrees, this Master program teaches students the skills and capabilities necessary to succeed in the European labor market. With one study year in Tübingen, Germany and one study year at the partner university participants experience two cultures, two campus lives and two academic perspectives.
Please find detailed information on the single double degrees here: European Management
This Master program is designed as an integrated double degree which means that a stay abroad of one year (two semesters) at a partner university is a fixed part of the curriculum.
Optional time abroad
You may choose to spend some time abroad as part of any study program. You should start planning it 12 to 18 months before your departure.
Here you will find general information and advice on studying abroad. In addition, some departments have their own subject-specific services providing information on studying abroad.
The Module Handbook describes the goals and structure of a degree program. In the module handbook, you will find details of the type of modules offered and their respective workloads as well as te classes, requirements and assessment. An ideal course plan is set out in the module handbook to help you plan your studies. The module handbook and the exam regulations help you to understand the framework and conditions of your program, and enable you to choose the right modules/ classes.
The exam regulations contain the legally binding regulations for a degree program. They set out, for instance, which modules must be taken and which assessment must be completed in order to successfully complete the degree program. The exam regulations also regulate how often exams may be repeated, which deadlines apply to assessment, and how the final grade is calculated. The exam regulations and the module handbook help you to understand the framework and conditions of your program, and enable you to choose the right modules/ classes.
Help with choosing a study program
Help with your decision to study in Tübingen:
To help you decide whether Tübingen is right for you, here are some contact points and information on studying in Germany:
University of Tübingen
- University of Tübingen’s international profile
- Contact: University office for the Advising and Admission of International Students
- Information on application for international students
- FAQs for international students
- Addresses and contact points for international students at the University of Tübingen
Definitely worth it - I enriched my knowledge, expanded my horizon and finally started my international career with a rewarding and challenging job.
Andrea Frick, M.Sc. Uni Tübingen
Graduates look forward to excellent career prospects in various sectors. At the end of their studies they are granted two Master degrees: Master of Science in European Management at the University of Tübingen and the corresponding Master degree of the partner university. Due to the international focus of the program graduates are able to get in into different working procedures in different countries efficiently and adopt beneficial practices being used in other cultures. Students of this program are full students at both universities. The program may be completed on a PhD track, preparing students for an academic career.
Advice and internships
The University’s Career Service assists with careers orientation and getting started in your profession. Jobs and internships can be found in the Praxisportal.
Graduates will also find themselves well-positioned to pursue a Ph.D. subsequent to this M.Sc. program. Towards this end, students may study this M.Sc. program on a Ph.D. track, putting themselves on a fast track to a doctoral degree in Business Administration. See also the school's Doctoral Program in Business Studies.