International School of Management

Germany, Dortmund
Germany, Frankfurt (Main Campus)
Germany, Munich
Germany, Hamburg
Germany, Cologne
Germany, Stuttgart
Germany, Berlin

Ranked as one of the Best Private German universities, ISM (International School of Management) is a private business university providing full-time Bachelor, Master and MBA programs for international students. The ISM has campuses in Dortmund, Frankfurt am Main, Munich, Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart and Berlin.┬á The most important criteria for prospective students, such as the quality of teaching, practical applicability, semesters abroad, teaching in English, many career opportunities and intensive networking, shape the ISM and are therefore an integral part of ISMÔÇÖs mission and philosophy. For more than 30 years, applied ISM education inspires our students to assume management responsibility and top positions in a global business environment. Why ISM?

  • High-quality German education: first-class teaching and unlimited state accreditation (FIBAA)
  • Close to practice: lecturers from the business world, practical learning contents with lots of applied case studies and projects┬á
  • Personal teaching atmosphere: study in small learning groups and learn from the best
  • Strong internationality: students of 84 nationalities; 30% international students.
  • Network of more than 190 partner universities for your semester(s) abroad.
  • High employability after graduation: over 90% of our students find a job in under six month after graduation.
  • Focus on your career prospects┬á- Careers Center with counseling services and networking events for students and alumni
  • Study 100% in English on-campus at seven German locations of the ISM: Berlin, Dortmund, Munich, Frankfurt/Main, Hamburg, Cologne and Stuttgart.
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  • The ISM is top-ranked and unlimitedly state-approved and accredited.
  • All study programs bear the seal of quality of the Accreditation Council and the FIBAA.
  • CHE University Ranking: One of the best private German universities
  • Universum Student Survey: Top marks for international orientation & practical relevance
  • Trendence Ranking: Excellent results in the fields of lecturer quality & practical relevance
  • U-Multirank: Top positions for international academic staff, student mobility, foreign language taught programs
  • Global MBA Ranking: Tier one global for top quality of teaching, practical experience of teacher, as well as international study groups.

International School of Management


Services & Amenities

Student Enrollment
Foreign Student Enrolment
Off Campus Housing
Four Seasons, Snow
Gender Restriction
Study Types
Master's Degree, Bachelor's Degree
Gap year
City, Metropolitan
Business, Data Science, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Fashion Management, Finance, International Management, Logistics, Luxury, Marketing, Supply Chain Management, MBA, Business, Finance, International Management, Management
Sport Teams
No Athletics