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International School of Management (ISM)

Check whether International School of Management (ISM) is right for you as an international student.


Uni facts

Berlin, Germany
  • Type
    Private
  • Rank
    -
  • International students
    1200
  • Nationalities
    80
  • Total programs
    14
  • Acceptance rate
    95%

Study abroad at the International School of Management (ISM)

International School of Management (ISM) is a well-respected private university in Germany. ISM has seven campuses, located in Dortmund, Frankfurt, Munich, Hamburg, Cologne, Stuttgart, and Berlin.

The University offers a range of high-quality programs across a variety of subject areas, including business psychology, fashion management, entrepreneurship, and sustainability. There’s a course to suit every passion at ISM.

As an international student at ISM, you’ll have access to fantastic facilities. Each site boasts extensive libraries, cozy cafeterias, and energetic social spaces.

ISM’s modern campuses sit conveniently in lively and popular German cities. There’s plenty to explore, including tourist spots, restaurants, and nightlife venues. At ISM, boredom is a thing of the past.

Why study at ISM?

  • Excellent academic connections

    ISM has partnerships with around 190 universities across the world

  • Fantastic employment prospects

    Over 90% of graduates find work within 6 months of graduating

  • Student-staff ratio

    Individual attention from professors thanks to a student-teacher ratio of 7:1

  • International staff

    ISM boasts 56 international lecturers and scholars

  • English programs

    100% of ISM programs are taught in English

Life as an international student

The University’s friendly student body is incredibly diverse, with 1,200 students from 80 countries studying at ISM. You’ll receive a warm welcome as soon as you arrive.

ISM provides outstanding support services to give you a fulfilling university experience. The international office is always on hand to answer any questions you may have. There’s also a student counseling facility and a handy career center.

There are plenty of opportunities to socialize throughout the year. The University organizes regular activities, like tours, excursions, parties, barbecues, and cinema evenings to help you make friends and settle in comfortably.

ISM’s state of art campuses have fantastic transport links. City centers are easy to reach, allowing you to immerse yourself in museums, sightseeing, shopping, concerts, and so much more.

Student reviews for International School of Management (ISM)

Overall rating
3.65 stars
Based on 4 reviews
Overall experience
3.75 stars
Accommodation
3 stars
Academic
3.75 stars
University facilities
4 stars
University social
3.75 stars
  • Haoze Lou
    Germany
    Overall experience 5 stars
    Academic
    5 stars
    University social
    5 stars
    Accommodation
    4 stars
    University facilities
    5 stars
    International School of Management (ISM) Business Management
    Tell us about International School of Management (ISM)
    The school has complete facilities and professional teachers. We can get all the information we need through the school’s campus network.
  • Yi Ting Tsai
    Taiwan, Province of China
    Overall experience 3 stars
    Academic
    3 stars
    University social
    3 stars
    Accommodation
    1 stars
    University facilities
    4 stars
    International School of Management (ISM) Business Management
    Tell us about International School of Management (ISM)
    The campus in Berlin doesn't offer international students accommodation so it can be a bit challenging. Also because of COVID-19 situation this year, we don't have any social events. Nevertheless, since we have a smaller size of the classes, we were luckily allowed to have face-to-face class at the beginning of the semester, thus had a better quality of learning.
  • Christopher Auber
    United States
    Overall experience 3 stars
    Academic
    3 stars
    University social
    2 stars
    Accommodation
    3 stars
    University facilities
    2 stars
    International School of Management (ISM) International Business
    Tell us about International School of Management (ISM)
    Hard to say since lectures have been almost exclusively online. I don't know any other students except the ones in my program even though I've been there for a year. There were two vending machines next to my classroom on the EG and they took them away middle of last semester, which we were disappointed by.
  • Luis David Padilla Marmolejo
    Mexico
    Overall experience 4 stars
    Academic
    4 stars
    University social
    5 stars
    Accommodation
    4 stars
    University facilities
    5 stars
    International School of Management (ISM) Marketing Management
    Tell us about International School of Management (ISM)
    The ISM campus Berlin is rather small, but the facilities are new and clean. We have everything we need so the size of the building doesn't really matter. We have a nice terrace area where students can meet and relax after studies.
    Communication with ISM lecturers and staff is smooth, mainly via email because of the pandemic and they have managed this quite well.
    As for transportation, the ISM is located in a great neighbourhood surrounded by many restaurants, stores, etc. which are handy!

Student life & facilities

Group of students planning a presentation in a living room
  • Library
    • Computer labs
    • Quiet Areas
  • IT Support
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Tutoring Support
    • Peer & Buddy Program

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Fees and funding

  • Undergraduate tuition - $11,160 / year
  • Graduate tuition ranges from $6,100 - $23,400 / year

Full and Partial Scholarship

  • Proof of financial need
  • Outstanding scholastic performance with a grade point average of 1.5 or better in the high school diploma
  • Essential extracurricular activity e.g. student associations, student council or assistant as well as outside the school in charity organizations
  • Passed admission test at ISM

Location

International School of Management (ISM)

- Hauptstraße 27, 10827 Berlin - Technologie-Park, Otto-Hahn-Straße 19, D-44227 Dortmund - Mörfelder Landstraße 55, D-60598 Frankfurt/Main - Karlstraße 35, D-80333 München - Brooktorkai 22, D-20457 Hamburg - Im MediaPark 5c, D-50670 Köln - Maybachstraße 20, 70469 Stuttgart

The International School of Management (ISM) has seven fantastic campus locations across Germany: Berlin, Dortmund, Frankfurt, Munich, Hamburg, Köln, and Stuttgart.

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Visa requirements for International School of Management (ISM)

Many international students will require a visa to study in Germany, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

Germany student visa requirements