ONE OF GERMANY’S TOP TEN MBA PROGRAMS
Our continuous work has prompted FindMBA to rank Pforzheim Business School’s MBA International Management program as one of the top ten MBA programs in Germany. FindMBA is an acclaimed online global community and a directory of over 2000 business schools that provides information to prospective MBA candidates searching for MBA programs across the world.
In addition to the MBA rankings, our programs are now ranked among the top groups in the CHE Bachelor and Master Rankings. In the U-Multirank ranking of the European Commission, we are considered a "hidden gem university" in the Applied Knowledge Partnerships / Knowledge Transfer category. Hochschule Pforzheim’s MBA has managed to carve a niche for itself due to the following reasons -
Pforzheim Business School is one of only 10 universities in Germany to have AACSB (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) accreditation, which is a hallmark of excellence in business studies. In 2017, AACSB International has confirmed the continuous improvement and special quality of our teaching, research and knowledge transfer in business and society by reaccrediting our degree programs. The reviewers were particularly impressed by the faculty’s exemplary work and team spirit.
Excellent Career Growth Opportunities
Our alumni’s career statistics post the completion of the program speak volumes about the employability potential of our students. Almost 60% of our students are offered a job even before their graduation and our students take on challenging managerial roles in their careers at notable companies such as Bosch, KPMG, 1und1, Ernst & Young, Daimler etc. Over the past years we have witnessed some of our students making a remarkable switch in their profiles with the help of our MBA program despite the lack of previous professional experience in the particular field. The MBA equips our students with the requisite skills to tackle the business challenges of 21st century, namely Innovation Management and Sustainability.
Company Projects and Industry Exposure
With tie-ups with the leading companies of Germany such as Bosch, Daimler, Porsche, Audi, SAP, and many more, our students get the unique opportunity to work on real-life business scenarios for a company in the third semester. Our students gain business insights into a wide variety of industries through company visits and guest lectures. Not only does this help in gaining invaluable first-hand experience of the formulation and implementation of business strategies, but also provides an opportunity to do networking with the HR of these reputed companies and make business contacts.
International Study Environment
Our MBA class consists of students with a highly diverse and multi-cultural background. With students from many countries around the world, our students benefit from the different cultural insights and the invaluable experience of their peer group. Through their participation in group-projects, case studies, presentations and company projects, the MBA students become culturally, academically and professionally competent to take on international projects.
Located in one of Europe's most innovative & globalized regions
The state of Baden-Württemberg is known to have one of the strongest economies of Germany owing to the presence of highly reputed companies such as Daimler, Porsche, Audi, etc. in this region. Due to the presence of these industrial giants and as a result plethora of job opportunities, Baden-Württemberg is a haven for skilled talent such as MBA graduates.
Small class size enabling mentorship of students
The focus of our MBA program is on providing an ideal professor-student ratio to enable our faculty to play the role of mentors to the students and give them guidance throughout the course. Our faculty members are not just highly experienced academicians but also have more than five years of professional experience in their respective fields that makes them equipped to impart not only theoretical but also practical knowledge about business scenarios.
Pforzheim Business School will continue to provide nothing but the best to its students. We are currently accepting applications from EU Visa holders till 31st January for the semester beginning in March 2018. So, if you are on the lookout for an MBA program that not only helps you boost your career graph but also enables you to broaden your cultural horizons through an international class profile, then your search ends at Pforzheim University’s MBA International Management program.
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