Application full-time M.Sc. program

Thank you for choosing HHL as your partner for your future.

We are your contact persons before and during the application process for the full-time M.Sc. program. For any questions about your eligibility for the full-time M.Sc. program, the progam contents or the application procedures please contact Jana Vogel. After you have submitted your application, Miriam Wilke will contact you to guide you through the next steps of the full-time M.Sc. admission process.

Please review the checklist below before submitting your application. You can save your application at any time and continue it later.

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Application Deadlines

  • May 30: Deadline for international (non-EU) applicants
  • June 20: Deadline for remaining EU applicants and non-EU applicants not requiring a visa to Germany

Start your application now!


Jana Vogel
Director Program Marketing
Miriam Wilke
Manager Student Affairs (full-time MSc.)

Application Checklist

Are you ready to start your HHL journey? Take a look at our checklist to make sure you have all the required documents ready:

To start your application you need the following documents

Personal documents and academic records

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of motivation
  • Copy of your high-school diploma (Abitur)
  • Current/final transcript of your Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or other business-related programs, e.g. Business Informatics, Business Psychology, Business Law, Economics, Industrial Engineering etc. (with a minimum of 180 credits, of which 40 – 60 credits in business-related subjects)
  • Passport Photo

Additional documents required to complete your application*

  • Proof of a minimum of 3 months of relevant practical work experience
  • 2 letters of recommendation (template available)
  • Copy of Degree Certificate (if already available)
  • Proof of English proficiency (e.g. TOEFL of 90+, IELTS of 7.0) & basic knowledge in a second modern foreign language
  • GMAT/GRE (600+)

*These documents can be handed in during the application process.

Step 1:
YOU submit your online application and pay the application fee

Step 2:
WE review your application and supply initial feedback

Step 3:
WE invite you to an HHL Admission Test Day*

Step 4:
YOU participate in the HHL Admission Test Day

Step 5:
WE notify you about our decision on the evening of the Admission Test Day

Step 6: 
YOU accept our offer by signing the contract and by paying the commitment fee within 3 weeks

* For international applicants we offer Skype interviews as an alternative to the Admission Test Day.