Master - Full time

Management (M.A.)


The English-language Digital Management (M.A.) study program in Cologne will provide you with expertise in the digital change processes within companies and organizations. Demand is high in all industry sectors for well-trained specialists who can take on this essential management role.

Building on your existing management skills, we will give you the tools to identify the particular challenges and opportunities of digital transformation as well as develop and implement relevant solutions. This program in Cologne will provide you with knowledge of both traditional management approaches and new digital management methods.

The masterplan
IN Digital Management

In the consecutive and application-oriented Digital Management (M.A.) Master’s study program, you will learn how to design, implement, and manage digital content and processes in the fields of marketing and management.

Your studies begin with themes from areas of general management (management functions & skills) and digital management. These subjects will be explored in detail throughout the programe. In the second and third semester you will complete modules relating to your chosen majors along with three case studies. The program concludes with a master’s thesis and a business plan in th efouth semester.

Management Skills

  • International Management
  • Leadership and Strategy
  • Finance Management
  • Enterpreneurial Finance
  • Organisation Management
  • Case Studies

Digital Management

  • Digital Enterpreneurship
  • Digital Economy
  • Digital Innovation
  • Digital Media
  • Digital Innovation

Scientific Research Methods and Thesis

  • Business
  • Master‘s Thesis

Centrally located in the MediaPark, our Cologne campus offers a cosmopolitan atmosphere where you’ll study alongside a large contingent of international students. You’ll also benefit from the extensive network of contacts that our professors and lecturers maintain within the regional and international tourism and events sector. This allows you to enjoy direct links with industry – through excursions and frequent guest lectures.


To be admitted to the Digital Management (M.A.) program at Hochschule Fresenius, you need to fulfil the following admission requirements:

Simply apply online for the Digital Management (M.A.) study program at your desired location. After receiving your online application, our admissions team will get in touch with you. Would you like to learn more about the application process? Find more information on our application process page.

Ready for the demands
of today and tomorrow

As a graduate of the Master program Digital Management (M.A.), you will have the best prerequisites for driving digital change processes in organisations and companies of all sizes and in all sectors due to the interdisciplinary education and the diverse course contents. Your job prospects include management positions in the following areas:

Studentin in der Straßenbahn.
  • Management board and management assistance
  • Investment Management
  • Business development
  • Strategic Management
  • Change Management
  • Media and communication management
  • Marketing
  • Consultation
  • Start-ups
Junge Studentin steht am Ufer eines Flusses. Im Hintergrund eine Skyline.

Practical and application-oriented training is a top priority at Hochschule Fresenius. Not only do our lecturers come from practical experience, we also maintain a large and diverse network of cooperation partners from industry and exchange information with company representatives. Starting in the first semester, we provide you with regular insights into current corporate practice, for example through guest lectures and workshops with business representatives.

Corporate Partners

Questions? –
We have the answers

You have detailed questions about study program-specific content, would you like to find out about the different options for choosing your focus or the financing options? Our study advice team will be happy to arrange a personal consultation to discuss your questions in detail. Get to know us, we look forward to seeing you!

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