University of cologne - Business School



The part-time programme enables you to continue your education and pursue your career in management. Additionally, the Executive MBA gives you the possibility to perfectly balance your lifestyle and full-time employment in the 24 month period. 


Convenient Scheduling

The seminars take place fortnightly in Cologne, usually on Fridays from 18:30 to 21:30 h and on Saturdays from 9:30 to 16:30 h. Please note that on some Fridays the seminars may start at 14:30 h.

There will also be a presence week in each term: the Welcome Week in Cologne (1st term), a seminar week in Rotterdam (2nd term) and two one-week study trips (3rd and 4th term).

Find the calendar of the Cologne-Rotterdam EMBA 2022-2024 here.

Educational Leave

The Business School of the University of Cologne has been accredited by the state of North-Rhine Westphalia (NRW) and the Cologne-Rotterdam EMBA is a state-approved educational programme. Thus EMBA students living and working in NRW are eligible to apply for five days of educational paid leave per year.

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Your contact persons

Jennifer Biesenthal

Jennifer Biesenthal

Marketing and Admissions Manager

+49 152 24425953

Sabine Kuschel

Sabine Kuschel

Marketing and Admissions Manager

+49 (0) 221 470 7943