Founded in 1999, GISMA has a mission to connect those in the field of education with those in the corporate sector to provide distinguished management education to professionals from a variety of places around the globe.


Find out how we support students from classroom to career with a truly international and practical learning experience.

AMBA Accredited

GISMA is one of six business schools in Germany accredited by the prestigious AMBA which represents innovation and excellence in education and is an honour shared by only 2% of all business schools worldwide.

Driving Innovation, Creating Impact

At Gisma, we believe in the power of transformation. Our mission is to empower future business leaders with the knowledge, skills, and network necessary to drive global impact and innovation. With a focus on practical skills and real-world experience, we go beyond theory to prepare students for success in the dynamic digital age.


Our diverse and inclusive community fosters cross-cultural collaboration, equipping students to become leaders who shatter boundaries. Join us at Gisma and embrace a new era of education where innovation meets tradition, propelling you towards a future of limitless possibilities.

Foster Excellence

Gisma is a state recognised university which benefits from AMBA accreditation (for our Global MBA), an honour shared by only 6 business schools in Germany and 2% of all business schools worldwide. AMBA represents innovation and excellence in education, one of our core values at Gisma.

Inspire Readiness

Our unique and modern teaching style empowers students to practice applying theory to tackle real-world problems.

Cultivate Diversity

We prioritise a diverse approach to learning. You will be immersed into the most international environment – our students represent more than 70 nationalities. You will be able to build an international network by collaborating with diverse teams, and graduate with a framework of global contacts across the world.

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    Studying at GISMA

    Flexible Payment Plans

    Flexible payment plans allow you to spread the costs of your programme fees across three instalments.

    18 Month Residence Permit

    Graduates can explore exciting career opportunities in Germany and apply for an 18 month post-study residence permit.

    Dedicated Career Centre

    The Careers Centre provides the tools and skills required to excel in your career, both for students studying online and in Germany.

    International Experience

    Study a recognised European degree, delivered 100% in English, among a diverse and multi-national cohort.

    Thinking of choosing GISMA?

      • AMBA Accreditation for MBA programmes since 2011 with some triple-accredited partners which only 1% of the world’s elite business schools receive
      • Programmes with top global rankings – the MIB is ranked 20th in the world by the Economist in 2017
      • International student cohort with over 40 nationalities represented
      • Be taught by professors from top global universities
      • Careers Development Centre, dedicated to helping students secure a successful career
      • Learn in the entrepreneurial cities of Berlin, Hannover and London
      • Free German classes and 100% taught in English
      • VISA and accommodation assistance
      • Scholarships, flexible payment plans and early-bird discounts
      • The opportunity to apply for an 18 month post-study residence permit to make the most of any career opportunities in Germany after graduating


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