Master of
Business
Administration (MBA)
Online

The Steinbeis MBA — a unique leadership program that’s specifically designed for a new generation of leaders

Master of
Business
Administration (MBA) Online

The Steinbeis MBA — a unique leadership program that’s specifically designed for a new generation of leaders

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Duration

MBA Online: 12 months
MBA with Specialization: 18 months

Start Date

MBA Online: January, March, May, July, September, November
MBA with Specialization: January, March, May, July, September, November

Location

Online

Language

English

Accreditation

Internationally recognized German accreditation (FIBAA)

Degree

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The Basics

Why
Choose
Us?

Steinbeis SMI University Berlin
Qualifying executives, professionals, and young talents for future challenges.

As a student at Steinbeis SMI, you will be guided by through your studies by our highly experienced faculty members and expertly trained student advisory team. By bringing the latest industry-led innovations and insights to the classroom while also providing the unique opportunity to transfer those classroom theories into practice, our study programs develop personalities and get our students ready for the next step in their careers.

As well as preparing our students for their dream jobs through the skills gained in our innovative study programs, we place great importance in empowering you to break into the German job market post-graduation through our intense training and coaching program, The Steinbeis SMI Launchpad. You will also be introduced to our huge network of over 200 industry partners – which is a massive advantage when entering the job market.

The Steinbeis MBA program can be studied in a variety of combinations. Our One Year MBA can be completed at our centrally located campus in Berlin or online via our INSIDER platform. Please note that our Specialized MBA, however, is only available to study online.

 

Online Platform

Insider

SMI’s INSIDER portal makes distance learning easy. Simply log on to your online space and find all your lessons in a simple downloadable format. Skip ahead if you so wish or take time to go back over any difficult lessons as you please — INSIDER allows for total flexibility so that you can work at your own pace. Just remember to submit your assignments by their due date!

Benefits of joining our program

High Flexibility

At Steinbeis SMI, we strongly believe that everyone should have the opportunity to continue their studies to further their careers – no matter their schedule. With our online MBA programs, we provide a unique curricular concept that allows for flexible entry, highly developed online learning, and LIVE virtual seminars, so that you can start your degree whenever and from wherever best suits you. Thanks to our diverse format, you will be able to complete your degree at your own pace – which means that you can easily curate your studies to fit around your work and personal commitments.

Support and Interaction

From your very first day as a student at Steinbeis SMI, our friendly and supportive faculty members and Student Advisory Team will be on hand to offer their encouragement and insights. Discuss topics explored within your modules through intensive content- and reflection-oriented sessions in SMI’s optional Group Study Sessions (GSS) and take part in our mandatory Group Project Sessions (GPS) for personalized assistance in your individual Transfer Project.

Immediate Implementation at your Workplace

Your Transfer Project subject is your choice. Select a topic that not only intrigues and motivates you, but also benefits your chosen career path and industry at large. Feel confident in imparting your knowledge directly onto the CEO of your organization, if you wish, safe in the knowledge that you have been mentored and assessed by some of the best in the biz.

Advanced Digital Learning Solution

Once you are admitted to and enrolled in our university , you will gain immediate access to top of the range learning solutions designed specifically for this master’s degree course. Receive detailed, specialized multimedia materials that will assist you in your respective modules and individual learning – quickly and easily to your computer.

International Networking

As an international university based in one of the most exciting cultural hubs in Europe, we welcome an extremely diverse group of students from various parts of the world and fields of expertise to our campus. Make life-long friends and expand your professional network by taking part in our LaunchPad program’s online networking events with current and past Steinbeis pupils.

Affordability

Because of the way in which this program is structured, it comes at a more affordable price than your average master‘s program – you will save money by studying from home and not having to incur any moving, living ,or travel expenses. To make things even easier, we give you the option of paying your fees all at once, by the semester, or in monthly installments. We also allow an extension of program duration for up to one whole year, free of charge.

MBA (online)

Duration: 12 months
ECTS: 60

Foundation modules (40 ECTS):

  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation Project
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Leadership & People Management
  • Operations Management and Organizational Design
  • Methods of Applied Science


Transfer work + Thesis (20 ECTS)

MBA with specialization (online)

Duration: 18 months
ECTS: 90

Foundation modules (40 ECTS):

  • Strategic Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation Project
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • Leadership & People Management
  • Operations Management and Organizational Design
  • Methods of Applied Science


Specialization (30 ECTS):

  • Creative Leadership
  • Sustainable Management
  • Business & Organizational Psychology
  • Data Analytics & Artificial Intelligence
  • Digital Innovation & Business Transformation


Transfer work + Thesis (20 ECTS)

undergraduate profile

Admission Requirements

To enroll in our international master’s program, you should have:

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited university.
  • Proof of at least 2 years work experience.

In addition, English language skills are required (IELTS 6.0 / PTE – 56/ TOEFL – 80/Duolingo – 100/ Cambridge Advanced or Proficiency).

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility to study at Steinbeis SMI, please contact our Student Advisory team.

Fees & Plans

Tuition

MBA (online)

60 ECTS
5,880
  • €250 enrollment fee
    This one-time fee is paid at the beginning of the program

MBA with Specialization (online)

90 ECTS
8,940
  • €250 enrollment fee
    This one-time fee is paid at the beginning of the program

Online Master of Business Administration (MBA)

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In order to apply for SMI’s MBA with Specialization (90 ECTS), you must choose one specialization listed under “Specializations” in the form below. If you would like to apply for our MBA program (60 ECTS), please select “None” here instead.
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