ESMT European School of Management and Technology

Schlossplatz 1,

Berlin, 10178, Germany

Phone: +49 30 212 310


 ESMT - European School of Management and Technology GmbH, located in the heart of Berlin, Germany, is a private business school founded by 25 multinational corporations. The school’s expertise focuses on the development of entrepreneurial leaders with a global focus on social responsibility and the management of technology. ESMT is one of the top ranked business schools in Germany with a global network of alumni in over 40 countries.

ESMT offers three degree programs and a dual degree: 
• Master's in Management
• Full-time MBA 
• Executive MBA (EMBA)
• Executive MBA/MPA (dual degree with Hertie School of Governance) as well as executive education. All ESMT programs benefit from close relationships with ESMT's corporate network and founders. The school’s graduates are prepared for responsible leadership in small cohorts no more than 70 people per intake.

As the most international business school in Germany, over 80% of ESMT’s faculty members have a non-German background. With 32 faculty members at the school, they represent 18 different countries.

The student cohorts are equally international, with ranges of 60-90% of international participants in our classrooms. All classes are taught in English.Post-graduation, ESMT’s students move into high-performing international jobs and careers. Many take advantage of Germany’s favorable economic and legal situation and gain employment in the country. Over 75% of the recent MBA graduates have thus chosen to continue their career in Germany.

The School is amongst the world’s best in business school rankings. 

• The EMBA program has been ranked #1 for four consecutive years for career progress and is the highest ranked stand-alone program in Germany, and 30th globally by the Financial Times. In The Economist “Which MBA?” 2015 ranking of the top 100 Executive MBA programs, ESMT entered the top 10 globally. 

• The full-time MBA ranks amongst the top 50 globally with The Economist ranking of the top 100 full-time MBA programs in 2015, coming in 10th for student diversity. Bloomberg Businessweek ranked the ESMT MBA #15 globally in their 2015 international school rankings placing 1st in Germany.

ESMT is accredited by the German state and by AACSB, AMBA, EQUIS and FIBAA.


Number of students: 66

Average age: 30

Average years of work experience: 6

Average GMAT score: 643

Percentage of woman: 24% 

International: 92%

Class Size: 49

Average Age: 35

Average Years of Work Experience: 11

Average GMAT: n/a

Percentage of women: 33%

Class Size: 34

Average Age: 23

Average Years of Work Experience: 1

Average GMAT: n/a

Percentage of women: 38%