Global Management & Governance (M.Sc.) Content

Stefan Malzkorn

Study Structure

120 ECTS must be acquired over the course of the study programme. The credits are spread over twelve modules and the master’s thesis. The study programme takes a generalist approach and covers a broad range of business administration theory 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 first nine modules as well as module 12 are core modules. In modules 10 and 11, students can choose between the specialisations marketing, finance or entrepreneurship. The degree concludes with a six-month master’s thesis, which can relate to any area of the programme. 

Plan of Studies

Year 1

# Module ECTS Contact Hours
1. Decision Making & Economic Behaviour 8 70
2. International Accounting & Governance 9 78
3. Ethics, Compliance & Dispute Resolution 6 51
4. International Strategic Management 10 78
5. International Politics & Economics 6 54
6. International Project 6 54
  Total in Year 1 45 385

Year 2

# Module ECTS Contact Hours
7. Financial Management 6 54
8. Corporate Responsibility & Corporate Communication 9 76
9. Leadership & Human Resource Management 7 64
10. Specialisations (Marketing, Finance, Entrepreneurship) 10 83
11. Topical Research Issues 10 78
12. Concluding Case Study 3 16
  Total in Year 2 45 371

Year 3

Module ECTS
Master's Thesis & Colloquium 30

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. Jan Ninnemann
Course head for Logistics Management

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

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

Topics:
  • Public Affairs

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. Nils Krause
Partner, DLA Piper UK LLP

Topics:
  • M&A Transaction
  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Governance and Corporate Compliance
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