Business Administration - Asia Managementpart time degree programmes for professionals

  • Master of Arts


  • 5 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Mülheim an der Ruhr


  • September 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    September 2024 (EU), September 2024 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study

Business Administration

Target group

Those who are passionate about Asia, its cultures, traditions and economy will find this programme a perfect fit.


The practical course prepares for a career in international companies. In addition to business and economics aspects, insights and knowledge about Asian society, culture and tradition is conveyed. It is possible to participate in excursions to Asia. Presence events take place on Fridays in the afternoon or on Saturdays. Various communication options via the e-learning portal module. Examinations of all modules can be taken every semester. There are no study or examination fees, only the semester fee and material fees.

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Admission to the Master’s degree programme requires the completion of at least seven semesters of professional qualifying studies in an economics, business/industrial engineering or social science degree programme. At least 210 credits and at least 20 credits from modules with quantitative methods of economic sciences (e.g., micro/macroeconomics, external/internal accounting, controlling, investment and financing), at least 45 credits from other modules with economic sciences content and at least 5 credits from modules with content from mathematics/statistics are required. Additional admission requirement: Proof of knowledge of English to correspond with Level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Performance in school represents an achievement that meets the requirements in full (grade ‘good’).

Lecture period
  • 02.04.2024 - 12.07.2024
  • 01.10.2024 - 24.01.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.12.2024 - 15.03.2025 (Universitywide deadline)

    Further information on registration, deadlines and the application process can be found on the HRW website:

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.12.2024 - 15.03.2025 (Universitywide deadline)

    Non-EU applicants (via Further information on registration, deadlines and the application process can be found on the HRW website:

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Further information on registration, deadlines and the application process can be found on the HRW website:

Winter semester (2024/2025)

Tuition fee


The University Ruhr West does not charge tuition fees. However, students at the HRW must pay a semester contribution Important for business administration master students: Business Administration Master students please note that, in addition to the semester contribution, the Institute for Combined Studies charges a material procurement fee of EUR 110.

Languages of instruction

Main language


Further languages


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service