International Management


The International Management Module certificate is a special study-programme at advanced Bachelor-level with an emphasis on International Management. The study programme is taught in English. If you are interested in a career in international and global business the study programme provides you with useful background knowledge, experience and skills to be successful in your endeavors. A selective mixture of distinguished scholars with an international background guarantees a competent and challenging content of each course; a unique mixture of students from many different countries create an inspiring atmosphere for intercultural exchange.

The programme does not lead to additional fees. All courses can be credited as regular courses of specialisation at the Bachelor's level in the field of economics and management at the University of Kassel.


Prof. Dr. Ralf Wagner
University of Kassel
Mönchebergstr. 1
D-34125 Kassel

All students, including incoming exchange students enrolled at the Faculty of Economics and Management, are qualified for participation in the IMM programme, provided they have successfully gained 30 ETCS in the basic business modules.

Step 1  Achieve 24 ECTS of eligible IMM courses taught at the University of Kassel.
                        (Eligible courses can be found in the chart below)

Step 2  (For students of the University of Kassel only)
              Verify a stay abroad for either studying (one semester) or an internship which is creditable for the
              economics bachelor’s practical module (720 hours, at least 4 months). Previous studies at non-
              German-speaking universities can be accepted, though the internship has to be completed in the
              course of study at Kassel University. Previous internships or employments cannot be taken into

Step 3  Submit your transcript of records as well as a certified copy of the semester/internship abroad by
              e-mail to erasmus[at]wirtschaft.uni-kassel[dot]de for issuance of the certificate.

Eligible IMM courses *

• International HR Management
• Strategic Operations Management
• Sustainability Management II
• International Management
• International Communication
• Consumer Insight and Engaging Communication
• International Marketing
• Researching Markets – Introduction
• International Finance
• Supply and Logistics Management
• Managing Strategies: Business Simulation in International Teams
• Sustainable Marketing
• Inequality, Poverty, and Public Policy
(previously: International Income Distribution Analysis)

* Please note: Not all eligible courses are offered during the same term! Check the electronic course catalogue for the current offer!