Enhance your career at your own pace

You are looking for the ideal launch pad to an international management career - then the IUBH Master in Leadership and Management is the perfect. Your studies in the programme will provide you with entrepreneurial and leadership skills and gives you the ability to lead and initiate change in a corporate environment, thus, you are set for a successful career in a continually changing internatinal business.

Facts & Figures

Master of Arts (M.A.)
STUDY OPTION full-time or part-time
STUDY MODEL Study & Work or on campus or smart entry or online
DURATION 2 semesters (full-time I)
3 semesters (full-time II)
4 semesters (part-time)
2-4 semesters (Study & Work*)
CAMPUS on campus: Dublin
smart entry: online then Dublin
online: anywhere
INTAKE on campus: Spring & Autumn**
smart entry: anytime
online: anywhere
*only applicable for on campus study model
** first intake Autumn 2019

Find more information about our Study & Work programme. >here

3 study models - endless opportunities


Study in Europe and experience Irleand’s rich and vibrant lifestyle! Your studies in the programme will provide you with the necessary business knowledge as a future manager and are highly practice-oriented. >more


Our Smart Entry option gives you the best of both worlds - start online from anywhere you are and move on to study in Ireland when it suits you. >more


The IUBH online study experience contains a virtual campus with self tests, digital course material, recorded and live online tutorials, podcasts, vodcasts and much more. >more


One study programme, three cities, countless experiences

In selected master programmes IUBH offers you the chance to switch during your studies between the German and Irish campus locations Dublin, Berlin and Bad Honnef.

Gain priceless experiences abroad You are a full-time student
Expand your network with international contacts Your study programme is offered at your preferred campus location
No additional fees
A switch is possible every semester (at the end of each semester)

For more information please contact our Study Guidance.

Why should I study Leadership & Management at IUBH?


International campus with students and professors from more than 85 nations

Instruction in small groups given by lecturers with track records of practical experience

Unique study programme with a high rate of recognition in the industry

High degree of practical relevance through guest speakers, company presentations, corporate projects and field trips

Top-class network of industry contacts for careers at home and abroad

You may choose from different specialisations


Set your personal focus

During your studies, you choose one of the following electives:

Negotiation Managerial Economics

What are the professional prospects in Leadership & Management?

The IUBH Master Leadership and Management provides you with essential leadership skills that are equally adaptably to human resources, innovation management and general management. The high corporate demand for international-oriented managers and IUBH's outstanding reputation in industry and academia provieds IUBH graduates great leverage for a successfull career, whether in their home country, in Ireland or in one of the 25 Schengen countries.

To give international students the opportunity to work in Europe, the IUBH also offers a special career package which is broken down into four main phases: Cultural awareness, networking in Germany, the capstone project and finally the chance to get a job in Ireland. The IUBH „Career Package“ maximises your chances of a successful career with an Irish company by offering detailed information on exactly what Irish employers are looking for.

Career opportunities

Business Consulting Innovation Management
Human Resources Controlling
Corporate Management Marketing & Branding

Furthermore, you have a post-study work option in Ireland because in order to offset a shortage of skilled labour, the Irish government grants international graduates, who have graduated in Ireland, a job-search visa of up to 24 months.

What others say about this programme

With its focus on leadership and current business affairs, the IUBH master´s programme provides me with the right tools to design my personal career strategy so that I can leverage my position on the global job market and enhance my chances for success. I feel confident about my skills and my ability to find a promising job after graduation, either in Germany or abroad.
— Ainur Zhetpissova, Master's student