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3250
Students enrolled in this school.
4
Bachelor's programs offered entirely in English.
9
Master's programs offered entirely in English.

Why should I study here?

The campus of the private university in Dortmund was founded in 1990 and, with around 930 students, is the largest of the ISM’s locations. It is located in the middle of the technology park only 15 minutes from the city center.Anyone who has decided on a course of study is faced with the question: Which university is right for me? The most important criteria for first-year students, such as a semester abroad, the quality of teaching, career opportunities, partner universities or networking, shape your development and are therefore an integral part of ISM.

What are the admissions criteria?

Germany has changed their admissions requirements again, starting for the 2021-22 school year, and now accepts AP scores!  

What is student life like?

ISM offers you a wide range of study programs in Germany with a business orientation, high educational quality, individual support, semesters abroad, double degrees, and a direct link to practice. The ISM locations are situated in the cultural and economic centers of Germany and offer you, in addition to a strong economy, a variety of sports, cultural and leisure opportunities. Studying in Germany opens up attractive opportunities.

Scholarships & Funding

The ISM supports its international students with the allocation of scholarships–full or partial to enable suitable students to study at the university.

Housing options.

The local universities and fellow students in higher semesters can help students to find suitable accommodation when needed.

Dining information

Additional notes.

For non-US students wishing to study in Germany, admissions requirements are shown on a country-by-country basis 

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