Master's in Management admissions

MIM admissions

ESMT designed the Master's in Management admissions process to find the most talented individuals who will benefit from the program's international and interdisciplinary nature.

When evaluating applications, ESMT is looking for the following qualities:

  • International outlook, intercultural competency, and a responsible approach to business
  • Potential for high-performance career growth in a global environment
  • Willingness to learn from others, collegial behavior in high-stress situations
  • Excellent analytical problem solving abilities

MIM application deadlines and process

Applications to the MIM program are reviewed on a rolling, first-come, basis. The Admissions Committee meets every two weeks to review all completed applications. Admission decisions are published the following day. You can submit your application any time you like.

Applications for the September 2019 intake are now open! Please follow this link to create your profile and start your application. The deadline schedule below should serve only as a guide for your application planning, especially for early bird scholarship decisions and student visa scheduling.

Application RoundDeadline

Round 1:

Early Decision: Accepted candidates from this round will receive a € 2,000 discount on tuition

March 31

Round 2:

++For applicants who require a student visa to study in Germany.

May 30
Final Round:

Final deadline for all applicants (see note below**)
July 31

++Due to long visa process times, citizens of countries that require a student visa to study in Germany are strongly advised to apply by the May 30 deadline. Applications submitted after this deadline WILL STILL be considered for admission. However, ESMT can only provide minimal visa support for applicants from non-EU countries submitted after May 30, and can take no responsibility for students who may not be able to start their studies due to a late application submission. More visa information here.

**Please note that after the July 31 deadline the available seats will be limited. However, ESMT WILL STILL receive applications on an individual basis, taking into consideration visa situations.

Applicants from Australia, Brazil, Canada, El Salvador, EU, Honduras, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea and the United States, DO NOT need visas to enter Germany as a student. As these regulations can change without notice, please confirm with ESMT or your nearest German Embassy or Consulate.

Classes begin in September 2019.