Bank- und Versicherungsmanagement
Department of Management

Banking and Insurance Management

Study track of the Master degree programme in Banking and Insurance Management


The master degree programme prepares students for demanding specialist and leadership roles in the financial sector, particularly in banking and insurance, both at home and abroad. You'll gain a comprehensive understanding of the challenges facing the banking and insurance industry, and learn to take an integrated business management approach.

What you will learn:

International fiscal framework conditions

Management skills

Leadership skills

Bank management

Scientific methodology

Insurance management

Did you know, …

… that the course focuses on the key challenges facing the banking and insurance sector, both today and in the future?

You'll extend your knowledge of the subject area on the programme, and learn how the various departments in a banking or insurance company are coordinated. You'll also learn about products, pricing and sales to gain an overview of the entire value added chain.

Did you know, …

… that you can choose to focus on either banking or insurance management?

During the selection procedure you will be required to choose between specialising in banking or insurance management. Both modules are aimed at providing an integrated understanding of business processes with a focus on either banking or insurance aspects.

Did you know, …

… that this course significantly increases your opportunities for promotion?

As well as comprehensive specialist competence, getting ahead in your profession increasingly requires a distinctive personality as well as an entrepreneurial mindset and behaviour. The course achieves a balance between these competencies as well as developing an understanding of responsible leadership, both within and outside the organisation.

Did you know, …

… that you can combine this part-time programme with your professional career?

You are only required to be present on Friday afternoons and Saturdays, and so nothing prevents you from continuing in your current position. To avoid having to spend every weekend at the university, two 3-day teaching blocks will be held each semester. E-learning additionally reduces the need for physical presence on campus.

Did you know, …

… that you do not need a bachelor degree in economics to be accepted on this programme?

Admission takes place in a two-part process in which we examine the formal requirements but particularly your specialist qualifications. Relevant professional experience is given high priority in the application process.

Did you know, …

… that our lecturers are acknowledged experts with leadership qualities?

Only the best will do for our students. That’s why we only select lecturers to teach on our course whose expertise and professional achievements make them ideally suited to pass on their theoretical and practical knowledge. You’ll also extend your own personal network through direct access to the lecturers.