We develop managers and leaders with a unique set of cross-cultural competencies, able to apply core concepts of international management and leadership in their managerial practice around the world. Our graduates are mobile and flexible; they excel with their aptitude for lifelong learning.
Their international business background allows our graduates to take up roles as responsible managers to reach challenging goals with their co-workers and multi-cultural teams in an international environment.
Curriculum and Modules
Research Methodology and Master Thesis (36 ETCS)
- Research and Innovation Path
- Advanced qualitative research design
- Practice-orientated project
- Master Thesis proposal
- Master Thesis
General International Management (30 ETCS)
- Cross-cultural management and leadership
- Manager’s shadow project
- Financial reporting and Corporate finance
- Developing international business strategy
- Community action project
- Entrepreneurship and innovation
Elective Module groups (free of choice, 24 ETCS)
Our close partnership with Anglia Ruskin University (ARU), Lord Ashcroft International Business School (LAIBS), Cambridge, UK, has led to combining our unique master‘s programmes offering outstanding study routes.
Full-time students who spend the second semester at the partner university (ARU for FHNW students, FHNW for ARU students) may qualify for a dual degree