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MBA Logistics –
International Management & Consulting

Requirements – admission criteria

Applicants must be in possession of the following qualifications, respectively:

(a) Postgraduates (with academic degree stating 210 ECTS credit points)

  • academic degree with a grade of at least 2.5 (german grade equivalent to a ‘good’ or lower 2nd);
  • the work experience (at least 1 year) after the first academic degree in the fields of business administration, technology or IT, respectively and at least a further year until completing this MBA degree;
  • documentary proof of English language skills equating at least with level C1 (CEFR) or equivalent (e. g. IELTS 7.0 and higher, CAE, BEC higher, TOEFL iBT 110 - 119 and other known test, see also graph). Please check that your certificate is still valid!;
  • students with a grade lower than 2.5 (german grade equivalent to a ‘good’ or lower 2nd) need to take an admission test;
  • students whose degree states only 180 ECTS credit points have to take a compulsory extra-module.


(b) Students without academic degree

  • university entrance qualification (equivalent to the German Hochschulzugangsberechtigung);
  • certificate of employment which proofs a significant executive work experience (at least 3 years) closely allied to the study program in the fields of business administration, technology or IT, respectively, as well as experience abroad;
  • admission test;
  • documentary proof of English language skills equating at least with level C1 (CEFR) or equivalents.

If you are interested, you may submit your documents and any questions you have to the management of the course of studies, Iris Zimmermann (iris.zimmermann@hs-lu.de), for initial review. You will receive feedback without delay.

The admission test will be performed by the course of studies management and an assessor. Applicants must document technical qualification corresponding to a basic business management course of studies on Bachelor's level. It consists of a written test and an oral colloquium. The written exams may be performed abroad with cooperation partners (against a fee), the oral colloquium can be performed via Skype.