Application part-time M.Sc.

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

We are your contact persons before and during the application process for the part-time M.Sc. program. For any questions about your eligibility for the part-time M.Sc. program, the progam contents or the application procedures please contact Julia Günther. After you have submitted your application, Dorothee Fleischer will contact you to guide you through the next steps of the part-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

  • Early Bird Deadline: February 28
  • Final Application Deadline: June 20

Start your application now!


Julia Günther
Program Consultant
Dorothee Fleischer
Manager Student Affairs (part-time M.Sc)

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:

Personal documents

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of motivation
  • Portrait photo

Academic records

  • Copy of general qualification for university entrance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a minimum of 210 ECTS-credits or equivalent degree with above average results (Applicants with less than 210 ECTS but at least 180 ECTS can acquire the missing credits by approved professional competencies)
  • Proof of very good English skills (e.g. TOEFL 90+) and basic knowledge in a second modern foreign language besides mother tongue
  • HHL Entry Test (alternatively GMAT)

Work experience

  • Proof of a minimum of 3 months relevant practical experience
  • 2 letters of recommendation (template available)

Next Steps

Step 1:
YOU complete and submit your online application

Step 2:
WE review your application and give you our first feedback

Step 3:
YOU will be invited for an interview with one of our HHL professors (in-person, via phone or Skype)

Step 4:
WE communicate our decision within 4 to 6 weeks

Step 5:
YOU accept our offer by signing the contract and paying the commitment fee within 3 weeks


The personal selection process at HHL includes a 30-minute interview with one of our professors. In this English speaking interview we would like to learn more about your personal motivation for the part-time master program at HHL. In the second part of the Interview, we test your analytical skills with a small case study, among other things.

The Interviews will be held either in person or by telephone.

For a personal Interview we offer you, the following next dates*:


  • March 06, 2020 03:00 pm to 08:00 pm
  • March 07, 2020: 09:00 am to 03:00 pm

Please register via e-mail to Dorothee Fleischer:


  • March 13, 2020 03:00 pm to 08:00 pm
  • March 14, 2020 09:00 am to 03:00 pm

Please register via e-mail to Dorothee Fleischer:

Leipzig: Personal Interview appointments can be scheduled individually.

*Interview appointments via telephone or skype can be individually arranged.