Your competencies for the future of project and business management.

The MBA program prepares you for the challenges of today’s and future project and business management. Based on our research for modern management concepts we develop practical approaches and incorporate those into academical education – the results is an MBA program that for sure advances and completes your professional career.


In only 3 semesters to the Master of Business Administration with the part-time MBA program of ifmme.

Our MBA program provides the basis for  all those seeking for responsible positions in international projects, in management, or in business management. Besides the specialization in project and transformation management our focus lies on modern leadership methods.

The MBA Curriculum is based on three pillars:


Knowing what management needs. In our program you learn everything you need for the successful management within international companies from the basics to modern management concepts.


Leadership means taking responsibility for others – and for the own self. Based on reflected self-management you learn about leading intercultural and virtual teams.

Project Management

Leading successful projects. You learn to apply the essential project management approaches and methods and to use them structurally for developing the company.

Made For You

The MBA program of ifmme addresses engineers, jurists or business economists. In brief – we offer the suitable and future oriented contents for all those seeking for responsible roles in their company or organization. Our students benefit from our pragmatic approach. We develop you systematically to a competent leader. Example roles are

Project Manager

We support you to apply the adequate methods and resources to make projects a success. The MBA program furthermore provides you with the required economical and entrepreneurial thinking.

Line Manager

The MBA and the certificate programs of the ifmme offer the concepts required for successful management. We help you gaining a comprehensive understanding and perspective for your role.

Project Management Office Lead

Learn about new approaches to shaping your position as agent between line and project organization. With our approach you will re-interpret your role new as a operational and strategic controlling function.


The program has a duration of three semesters and comprehends 90 ECTS points.

It is a part-time program leading to the Master of Business Administration degree (MBA).

Prerequisites are an academic degree (bachelor, master, magister, diploma) and a minimum of 1 year professional experience.


Onsite lectures take place Fridays from 16:00 to 21:00 and Saturdays from 08:00 to 16:00. The 2nd semester includes an onsite week.

The Global Leader Week in China for the specialization International Project Management normally is placed between 1st and 2nd semester.


Specialization IPM:
19.850 EUR plus third party fees for the Global Leader Week in China and optional certifications.

Specialization ATM:
18.800 EUR plus third party fees for optional certifications

Singular examination fee of HfWU of 200 EUR.

As cooperation partner of GPM we offer special conditions for GPM members.

The content of the program is aligned with optional certifications and thus replaces qualification courses for Professional Scrum Master, Professional Scrum Product Owner and IPMA Level D.

We gladly advise you on the MBA program and financing options.

The Specialization

International Project Management

Dynamics and complexity are increasing in globalized values chains. Companies react with growing projectification of their value creation processes. With regard to the projects this results in more internationalization and virtualization. With the specialization International Project Management we support you in the acquisition of comprehensive competences for business management, leading in international project context and for the management of especial complex projects. The program includes a study week in China and an optional IPMA Level D certification.

The Content:

  • Successful handling of dynamics and complexity
  • Management of technical, economical, and social challenges
  • Leading of intercultural teams

The Content:

  • Successful handling of dynamics and complexity
  • Development and shaping of agile transformations
  • Productive dealing with changed and novel challenges

The Specialization

Agile Project and Transformation Management

The increasing dynamics, complexity and uncertainty makes it unavoidable for companies to speed up the own corporate development. Important methods for this transformation are agile management approaches and the accompanying agile culture. We teach you comprehensive business management and change management competences and enable you to develop effective concepts for the sustainable solution of corporate challenges of our times. Part of the specialization are optional certifications to agile roles (Scrum Master & Product Owner) and for IPMA Level D.