Admission & Application

for the Master of Law and Business in cooperation with WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management

Coronavirus Update:

Barring changes in health regulations, the MLB Program 2021/22 takes place on campus. The city of Hamburg has put together the most important questions and answers about the corona virus in our beautiful city. These FAQs are frequently updated.

Admission Requirements

In order to qualify for admission, applicants must fulfill the following requirements: 

  • A 3-4 year undergraduate degree*
  • At least 1-3 years of post-graduate work experience
  • Interest or experience in the field of law and/or business
  • Proven extracurricular interests
  • Excellent English language skills

International experience is preferred but not mandatory.

* The Bachelor degree has to be valued at 240 ECTS (4 years) or equivalent. A 210 ECTS credit degree can be considered if the applicant has at least two years of post-graduate work experience.

List of required documents

How to apply

Students are admitted on a rolling admission basis and admission is offered on a space-available basis.

We encourage you to submit your application as early as possible, especially if you are planning to apply for a scholarship or if you need a visa to study in Germany.

You will usually be informed of the outcome of your application within a few weeks. After submitting your application, you may be asked to schedule a Zoom interview.

Should there be any problem to submit your application, please immediately contact:

Application Deadlines

Oct  31       Early Decision Deadline
Secure your place before the end of the year.
Jan 15

Early Bird Deadline
Receive a €2,000 discount on your tuition fee.

Bucerius Global Scholarship Deadline
Apply for our prestigious scholarship.

March 31

Visa Deadline
Deadline for applicants with visa requirement.* 

May 15Final Deadline  

*Please confirm with your local German embassy or consulate which visa regulations apply to you.

Online Application Form

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Any questions?

Maite Anna Schewe (left) and Inga Diercks-Ferm

E: master(at)
P: +49 40 30706 226 / 278
Skype: bucerius.mlb1


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