PFH Campus Göttingen or Dual Degree Option
18 Months for one goal: Your career start
The Master of Science program enables you to gain the skills and academic depth required to be a successful and responsible manager in an increasingly globalized world. The program offers the possibility to specialize in specific areas of management and also contributes to your personal development through individual coaching sessions, soft skills training, and an intercultural learning environment.
In addition, the mentoring scheme of our professors and the University's own Career Service will support you in starting your career. The syllabus of the Master's degree offers maximum scope for individual specialization in accordance with your career goals. The course may also be taken in the form of a dual award program, in which case a second degree will be awarded by the chosen partner: Regent’s University London in the UK, KEDGE Business School in France, and Bond University in Australia
Study program with a job guarantee
Elective options for individual study schedules
Up to ten project months in companies
Individual supervision in small learning groups
The optional Dual Award program offers two Master’s degrees in only three semesters
The Master's degree enables you to add academic depth to specialist focus areas from the basic study program or to add further focus areas. In addition, it focuses on Corporate Management and Accounting. The study program also contributes to developing your personality and strengthening your personal skills in the form of individual coaching sessions as well as courses in soft skill training and Business English. In addition, the mentoring scheme of our professors and the University's own Career Service will support you in starting your career. Through its numerous elective options, the syllabus of the Master's degree offers maximum scope for individual specialization in accordance with your career goals. For example, you will choose two out of the six focus areas in the first semester.
The Master of Science in General Management will qualify you for challenging activities in business and academia. It will equip you, in particular, to carry out leadership functions in companies and organizations. The Master's qualification will also open up an academic career path and a doctorate to you. PFH Management graduates are employed throughout the world and in a wide variety of industries today: as a marketing manager in Asia, as a controller in a DAX company, as an adviser in a public auditing firm, as an international market representative for an automotive group, as a brand specialist in the food industry, as a managing director of the graduate's own start-up or as a Professor of Business Administration at a university.
Qualification with a Job Guarantee
We offer graduates of the study program in General Management (M.Sc.) a job guarantee. With this guarantee, PFH undertakes to repay 20 percent of tuition fees if you have completed your Master's program within the standard period of study and, despite your own initiative and the University's own Career Service, have not found a suitable job within 9 months. If you have also acquired the Bachelor's qualification in General Management or Business Administration at PFH before embarking upon the Master's degree course, you will get back the tuition fees for one year. Incidentally, PFH has needed to redeem this promise only six times in its history, with over 600 Management graduates. Our graduates are sought after in business and usually have a firm contractual commitment even before they complete their studies.
Requirements and Application Procedure
Diploma or Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification with a Business Science focus
English track: Proof of advanced English language skills, eg TOEFL iBT 86, IELTS 6.5, ESOL CAE or BEC Higher
German track: Proof of advanced German language skills, eg TestDaF 4, DSH 2
No deadlines apply
PFH application form, letter of motivation, CV, copies of all official university diplomas and transcripts, language certificate, letter of reference from university and/or research centre and/or company, copy of passport, digital photo
4800 euro per semester
520 euro admin fee (waived for EU citizens)
420 euro enrollment fee (non-recurring)
1,000 euro examination fee (non-recurring)
Additional fees apply for those students undertaking a Dual Degree. Contact this school directly for more information.
Dual Degree Option – Study abroad and earn two degrees!
The dual degree options at the PFH offer you the chance to study in two different countries, gaining two different insights and obtaining two degrees. Having degrees from two long-standing institutions and two countries is a huge career boost!
Depending on where you want to go the duration and costs vary (also depending on the exchange rates). Next to your step towards an international career, you can also choose to study completely in English or take parts in German and/or French, depending on your chosen location. The program starts in October and April every year.
Regent’s University, London, United Kingdom
Regent’s University is located centrally in London in the Regent’s Park and offers the following specializations: Business Analytics, Coaching, Creative Processes, Emerging Economies Enterprise, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Family Business, International Business, and Economic Policy, International Negotiation, Private Equity, and Venture Capital, Transnational Marketing Seminar.
KEDGE Business School, Bordeaux, France
KEDGE is not only a business school but also a French Grand Écoles, which gives you an extremely valuable degree, while you can do parts there in French or everything in English depending on the preferred specialization: Purchasing & Supply Chain (English), Finance (English), Global Management (English), or Marketing (French).
Bond University, Gold Coast, Australia
Located in one of the hot spots in Australia at the Gold Coast, Bond University offers together with the PFH an outstanding dual degree in management with the following specializations: Investments, Capital Markets, Market Research, Analysis and Application, Derivative Products, Personal Investment, Corporate Finance, International Financial Management, Customer Analysis, International Trade, International Human Resource Management, or Regional Study