Distance Learning Master Sustainable Management (M.A.)

Start your online master’s programme in Sustainable Management today

Profit without sustainability doesn’t have a future. Companies today are facing the challenge to take responsibility for their production methods and supply chains. They need talent such as yourself: with the courage to innovate and change existing structures – sustainably.

Your consecutive online master’s programme in Sustainable Management is the first of its kind on the German market. You can choose between the 60 or the 120 ECTS programme, depending on your goals. While the 60 ECTS programme builds on your professional experience and teaches you everything you need to know in just one year, the 120 ECTS programme allows you to dive deeper into relevant topics and construct your own personal profile through a range of electives.


Your study programme summed up

Study programme & degree

M.A., 120, 60 ECTS credits
Language: de
Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible

Application & starting date

Start from today, Online application, no application deadline

Study duration & extension

12, 18, 24, 36, 48 months, depending on model Extension possible free of charge


Study programme independent of time & place No mandatory attendance Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App Exams online or at nearest examination centre

Study fees

Starting at 329€/month, depending on model Regular discount campaigns

Recognition & Approval

Study program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned 120 ECTS - DE: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 1129522c 60 ECTS - DE: AR-Siegel, ZFU: 1129422
Start today: Try us out for 1 month

Apply now and start your studies within a few hours – or choose any starting date that suits you. You can try us out for 1 month without commitment. We only charge you for this month if you continue with us.

Study programs

Your online study programmes in Sustainable Management

The online master's programme in Sustainable Management is available as a 60 ECTS or 120 ECTS programme in German language.

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Master Sustainable Management

120 ECTS; Language: German

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Master Sustainable Management

60 ECTS; Language: German

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We are here for you

Do you need help with your decision? Your personal study advisor is happy to help you!

We will support you

Our student advisory service will help you if you have questions about your choice of degree program, the right time model or your financing options, for example.

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Start today: Try us out for 1 month

Apply now and start your studies within a few hours – or choose any starting date that suits you. You can try us out for 1 month without commitment. We only charge you for this month if you continue with us.

Study flexible

anytime and anywhere with 24/7 online exams, full- or part-time.

Learn innovatively

on your digital campus with your own AI study assistant and multimedia tools.


Benefit from an accredited degree with excellent career prospects.

You'll find all of the important information about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences in your personal brochure.

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Your professional future

Management consulting for sustainable corporate transformation

Many companies today are not sustainable – but would like to transform. You accompany them in this process towards the creation of more sustainable management. You will develop concepts and processes that protect the environment and at the same time keep the company goals in mind.

Why IU is the best choice

Shape your studies your way

Plan your study routine however you like. You decide whether you prefer to study at night or during the day, at the library or in a cafe. You can even choose the start of your studies flexibly.

Easily organise your study routine

On your online campus, you're always up to speed. Here you organise your entire studies and find everything in one place – from digital scripts to an overview of your grades.

Deepen your knowledge individually

Deepen your knowledge interactively and suited to your learning style. With multimedia tools such as our AI study assistant, live sessions and learning sprints, you prepare better for your exams.

Take exams flexibly

Do you feel confident in the practice exam? Then sit your exam 24/7 online or at a location of your choice. In some courses, the final exam may be a workbook or portfolio.

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