Brand Management (M.A.)

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Program Description

⚡️ Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

Students who are unable to travel can start online in virtual learning classrooms, which includes live sessions with the lecturers and professors. Then, students can travel to Germany later and continue studying on-campus.

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Do you want to understand the real business value of brands? Structural changes in today’s population and the digitalisation of our society demand new brand management skills.

Digital branding forms a new core competence for agencies and companies. Creative and strategic planning skills as well as the cross-­media usage of all media channels are required in order to develop and manage brands effectively.

Visit our website to get the brochure and learn more about our Brand Management (M.A.) programme.


Contents of the Brand Management (M.A.) programme

Students specialising in brand management learn about current brand management issues and gain awareness for the interrelation of brands within complex brand architectures. Students also learn how to combine the field of management with creative planning and prepares them for leadership roles and tasks in brand development, marketing communication and design functions. Key modules include:

  • Brand management
  • Brand development
  • Marketing communications
  • Product strategy
  • Social media strategy

Degree awarded

Students on this M.A. programme are awarded the following master's degree:

  • Master of Arts in Media and Communication Management with specialisation in Brand Management

Future career opportunities

After you graduate from this M.A. programme, numerous career opportunities open up for you in the international job market. You can find challenging managerial positions corporations, media companies, ad agencies, retailers, luxury manufacturers, marketing agencies and consultancies. Some examples of potential roles are:

  • Senior marketing manager
  • Brand manager
  • Digital marketing manager
  • Marketing director
  • Product manager
  • Brand consultant

Admission requirements

Admission requirements are as follows:

  • Recognised Bachelor's degree
  • English language proficiency certificate
    - TOEFL (at least 72 out of 120)
    - IELTS (at least 6 out of 9)
  • CV (curriculum vitae)
  • Motivation statement
  • Letter of recommendation (by your lecturer or employer)
  • Personal interview (optional)

Applicants with a bachelor's degree of 180 ECTS study a four-semester programme, while applicants with 210 ECTS may join the three-semester programme.

Fees

Tuition fees
6,500 € per semester

One-off registration fee

  • 500 € (EU students)
  • 750 € (Non EU students)

Last updated Aug 2020

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