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Technical University Ingolstadt of Applied Sciences


Retail and Consumer Management

Subjects: Retail and Consumer Management,Retail,Consumer Management

M.A. | Master of Arts

⏳  Duration
3 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
72 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

International retail companies and brand manufacturers need leaders with strong skills in strategy, internationalization, marketing, retail, consumer management, and digitization. This new master’s program at THI Business School, taught entirely in English, aims to equip students with these essential competencies. The Retail and Consumer Management program is a consecutive master’s degree that builds on a bachelor’s degree, offering students the strategic and conceptual skills needed for careers in various retail and brand manufacturing sectors, including lifestyle products, electronic consumer goods, and automotive sales. Students will gain expertise in intercultural competencies to meet the demands of globalized retail management. The program targets international students who have a first degree and practical experience in retail and consumer fields. The curriculum ensures that graduates are well-prepared to navigate and lead in the dynamic world of retail and consumer management.

Program Information

Study Location Ingolstadt
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 3 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 72 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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Cambridge (CAE) No information

English taken up to the Abitur; there must be at least 4 points in the Abitur certificate; if the Abitur was taken in Germany, proof of secondary level two is sufficient. In the case of foreign certificates, 8 school years of English should have been completed. • Successful completion of an English-language Bachelor degree programme • TOEFL ibt (internet-based) with a score of at least 71 • TOEFL ITP with a score of at least 543 • IELTS (International English Language Testing System) • Cambridge FCE • Cambridge ESOL Level 1 (= Level B2 according to CEFR)If you studied an English bachelor no additional certificate for your English language skills is required.

Qualification Requirements

An economics or commercial-oriented bachelor’s degree from a German university with at least 210 ECTS credit points or an equivalent qualification from a university in Germany or abroad. A certificate must be submitted as proof. The Examination Committee decides on equivalence. Applicants must pass an aptitude test for the master's degree course in Retail and Consumer Management. Please find details in Appendix 2 of the Statutes. Proof of sufficient knowledge of the English language (level B2 of the Common European Framework). Please see the section "Language skills" on the pages of our Legal Dept. for details.

Document Requirements

copy of bachelor degree certificate including complete transcipt of records and diploma supplement (the latter if available) copy of current transcript of records in case studies are not completed yet (important: the transcript has to be up-to-date, otherwise audit can be rejected) CV (illustration of education - school career) Copy of personal ID or passport Proof of a name change (e.g. copy of the marriage certificate) if the proof of education is not issued in the current name APS certificate (in case the Bachelor Degree was absolved in China, India or Vietnam)

Application Process

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Acceptance local admission restrictions Restricted
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