The formal prerequisites for acceptance into the Claussen-Simon Graduate Centre at HSBA are:
- university or college studies (Business Administration, Economics, Business Informatics) with at least 300 ECTS, completed with a diplom or Master degree of grade 2,5 or better
- university or college studies (of any area not realted to Business Studies) with at least 300 ECTS, completed with a diploma or Master degree of grade 2,5 or better, and:
- the studies included at least one economical subject, and
- the grade in this subject was at least "good", and
- the content and achievements in this subject are equal to the contents
and achievements gained in an equivalent bachelor course
- included a written Master thesis.
- university or college business studies at an international academic institution with an equivalent university degree
- Proof of good English skills (level C1/ C2,substantiated by IELTS, TOEFL IBT, Cambridge Certificate or Pearsons Test).
The admission requirements of the respective partner university apply additionally.