Executive MBA (EMBA) Content

Stefan Malzkorn

Study Structure

90 ECTS must be acquired over the course of the Executive MBA. The credits are spread over ten modules and the master’s thesis.

The study programme covers a broad range of business administration theory (including Finance, Accounting, Marketing, Human Resources) as well as relevant economic and legal topics. The overlapping topics of internationality, business ethics and governance are incorporated in the modules and analysed in the respective context. The degree concludes with a four-month master’s thesis.

Plan of Studies

Year 1

# Module ECTS Contact Hours
1. Turnaround Management: Introductory Case Study 6 49
2. Leadership & Human Resource Management 1 16
3. Decision Making & Economic Behaviour 9 64
4. International Strategic Management 14 97
5. Ethics, Compliance & Dispute Resolution 6 46
6. International Accounting & Governance 9 62
  Total in Year 1 45 334

Year 2

# Module ECTS Contact Hours
7. Corporate Responsibility & Corporate Communication 9 58
8. Financial Management 8 52
9. Entrepreneurship & Innovation 10 69
10. Going Global: Concluding Case Study 1 18
11. EMBA Thesis und Kolloquium 17 -
  Total in Year 2 45 197

Lecturers

Prof. Dr. habil. Stefan Prigge
Course Head for M.Sc. Global Mgmt. & Governance and Executive MBA

Profile
Topics:
  • Corporate Governance
  • Regulation of the Financial Sector
  • Capital Markets
  • Law and Economics
  • Family-Owned Companies

Prof. Dr. Henning Vöpel
Professor for Economics and Director of HWWI

Profile
Topics:
  • Economics

Prof. Dr. Sarah Jastram
Prof. for International Business Ethics and Sustainibility (Dr. Jürgen Meyer Endowed Chair)

Profile
Topics:
  • Business Ethics
  • Governance
  • Sustainable Management

Prof. Dr. Orestis Schinas
Course head for Maritime Management, MBA Shipping

Profile
Topics:
  • Maritime Policy
  • Ship Economics
  • Development Strategies

Prof. Dr. Jan Ninnemann
Course head for Logistics Management

Profile
Topics:
  • International Management
  • Logistics Management
  • Global Logistics & Supply Chain Management
  • Foundations of Business Administration

Prof. Dr. Stefan Okruch
Vice Chancellor of Andrássy University Budapest

Topics:
  • New Institutional Economics and Behavioural Economics
  • Law & Economics
  • Competition Policy
  • European Integration
  • Policy Learning

Dr. Espen Andersen
Associate Professor, Norwegian Business School

Profile
Topics:
  • Strategic Management
  • Management Information Systems
  • Technology Strategy

Dr. Nils Krause
Partner, DLA Piper UK LLP

Topics:
  • M & A Transactions
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Compliance

Dr. Mary Papaschinopoulou
Former Director IHK NORD Brussels - Association of North German Chambers of Commerce and Industry

Topics:
  • Public Affairs
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