National University: Double Degree

Double Degree in the United States

National University

The double degree is the perfect choice for all students who would like to obtain a further degree in addition to their master’s degree from a European university. Are you currently enrolled in a master’s degree at a university in Europe and are looking for an additional qualification from an American university? Or did you successfully complete your master’s degree a few years ago and would now like to change your career or develop yourself further? Then we have the perfect solution for you: the double degree program at National University in San Diego offers the unique opportunity to obtain a second, American master’s degree.

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Double Degree in the United States

The double degree is the perfect choice for all students who would like to obtain a further degree in addition to their master’s degree from a European university. Are you currently enrolled in a master’s degree at a university in Europe and are looking for an additional qualification from an American university? Or did you successfully complete your master’s degree a few years ago and would now like to change your career or develop yourself further? Then we have the perfect solution for you: the double degree program at National University in San Diego offers the unique opportunity to obtain a second, American master’s degree. You can also complete the program fully online or combine online and onsite studies to enjoy the California lifestyle while taking one course on campus and the rest online.

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Double Degree in Germany

International University of Applied Sciences (IU)

The double degree is the perfect choice for all students who would like to obtain a further degree in addition to their master’s degree from National University. Are you currently enrolled in a master’s degree at NU and are looking for an additional qualification from a German university? Or did you successfully complete your master’s degree a few years ago and would now like to change your career or develop yourself further? Then we have the perfect solution for you: the double degree program at IU in Germany offers the unique opportunity to obtain a second, German master’s degree.

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Duration and structure of the double degree

Start flexibly thanks to our innovative, monthly study system and decide to complete the double degree conveniently online or to spend an unforgettable time in the metropolis of San Diego.

Some master programs at National University offer even monthly intakes, depending on the course of study. If you want to be enrolled in the MBA double degree program, you can join National University every month, the Master of Science in Marketing starts twice a year. You take one course per month at National University and complete it with a final exam after four weeks. In the following month you will devote yourself to a new topic. This flexible study system gives you the opportunity to fully focus on one topic and work on it successfully.

Depending on the qualifications of your degree / previous course work, up to 5 courses from your previous studies can be transferred to National University, so that you only have to complete 6-7 courses on site. If you do particularly well, you can even shorten the duration of your studies and take two courses per month instead of one, which allows you to reduce the duration of your studies from seven to five months.

 

Tuition fees

The tuition fees for the double degree program vary depending on the number of courses you are taking. Typically, either 6 or 7 courses in total are completed at National University. The tuition fees can be paid monthly to minimize your financial burden at the start of your studies. You can find more information about tuition fees here.

Double Degree at National University – Your Benefits

  • Optimal career opportunities thanks to two renowned degrees
  • Diverse student body: worldwide network
  • Practical and interactive learning from professors with contact to the business world
  • Living and studying in the Californian metropolis of San Diego
  • Flexible start dates thanks to monthly courses
  • Complete an online double degree from the comfort of your home
Students celebrating Double Degree at graduation ceremony

 

Study programs

You can apply for a double degree at National University if you are looking to obtain the degree in one of the following areas:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • MBA with specialization in one of the following areas: Bank Management, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, International Business, Marketing, Leadership, Supply Chain Management
  • Master of Science in Marketing

Online Double Degree

If you are already in the middle of your professional life or would like to avoid the additional costs of living on site in San Diego, you can also complete our double degree completely online! Here, too, you can of course start the MBA program on a monthly basis and take one course per month. Thanks to the asynchronous online system, you have round-the-clock access to all study materials and you can study flexibly according to your own needs. The exams also take place 100% online. To stay in touch, contact lecturers and fellow students via the e-learning platform– e.g. via discussion forums, chats and virtual meetings.

 

Duration and structure of the double degree

Start flexibly thanks to our innovative, monthly study system and decide to complete the double degree conveniently online or to spend an unforgettable time in the metropolis of San Diego.

As IU student or alumni you can enroll into the MBA double degree program, which starts monthly at National University, or you start the Master of Science in Marketing, which begins twice a year. In each course of stuy you take one course per month at National University and complete it with a final exam after four weeks. In the following month you will devote yourself to a new topic. This flexible study system gives you the opportunity to fully focus on one topic and work on it successfully.

Depending on the degree you decide to take, up to 5-6 courses from your previous studies can be transferred to National University, so that you only have to complete 6-7 courses on site. If you do particularly well, you can even shorten the duration of your studies and take two courses per month instead of one, which allows you to reduce the duration of your studies from seven to five months.

 

Students celebrating Double Degree at graduation ceremony

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

If you decide to enroll into the double degree in the MBA program, you will take 7 courses during your stay at National University (on campus or online). The following courses are mandatory:

  • IBU606: Global Business
  • MGT608: Information and Supply Chain Systems
  • MGT685C: Business Strategy and Policy

In addition you will choose 4 electives from the catalogue of available options in these areas: Bank Management, Financial Management, Human Resource Management, International Business, Marketing, Leadership, Supply Chain Management.
If you complete the 4 electives in the same study area, you will receive the MBA with specialization in this specific area.

Tuition fees

The tuition fees for the double degree program vary depending on the number of courses you are taking. The tuition fees can be paid monthly to minimize your financial burden at the start of your studies. You can find out more about paying your tuition fees here.

12,530.70 USD (including 10 % discount for IU students)
+ 50 USD student activity fee if students study on campus

Double Degree at National University – Your Benefits

  • Optimal career opportunities thanks to two renowned degrees
  • Diverse student body: worldwide network
  • Practical and interactive learning from professors with contact to the business world
  • Flexible start dates thanks to monthly courses
  • Living and studying in the Californian metropolis of San Diego or complete an online double degree from the comfort of your home
  • Tip: You can also combine online and onsite studies and enjoy the California lifestyle while taking one course on campus and the rest online

Master of Science in Marketing (MSc Marketing)

If you decide to enroll into the double degree in the MBA program, you will take 6 courses during your stay at National University (on campus or online). The following courses are mandatory:

  • MKT602: Marketing Management
  • MKT651: Mobile Marketing
  • MKT660: Strategic Marketing Simulation

Additionally you pick 3 electives from the following study areas: Global Business, Integrated Marketing Communication, Economics for Managerial Decisions, Supply Chain Collaboration, Topics in International Business, and Research Methods.

 

Tuition fees:

The tuition fees for the double degree program vary depending on the number of courses you are taking. The tuition fees can be paid monthly to minimize your financial burden at the start of your studies. You can find out more about paying your tuition fees here.

10,740.60 USD (including 10 % discount for IU students)
+ 50 USD student activity fee if students study on campus

Online Double Degree

If you are already in the middle of your professional life or would like to avoid the additional costs of living on site in San Diego, you can also complete our double degree completely online! Here, too, you can of course start the MBA program on a monthly basis and take one course per month. Thanks to the asynchronous online system, you have round-the-clock access to all study materials and you can study flexibly according to your own needs. The exams also take place 100% online. To stay in touch, contact lecturers and fellow students via the e-learning platform– e.g. via discussion forums, chats and virtual meetings.

 

Duration and structure of the double degree

Start flexibly thanks to our innovative, monthly study system and decide to complete the double degree conveniently online or to spend an unforgettable time at one of our two locations in Germany.

Courses open at the start of every month, so you can begin working towards your double degree throughout the year, from anywhere you like at your own pace.

Depending on the qualifications of your degree / previous course work, up to 6 courses from your previous studies can be transferred to IU, so that you only have to complete 4-6 courses with IU, depending on the program you wish to enroll in.

 

Double Degree at IU – Your Benefits

  • Optimal career opportunities thanks to two renowned degrees
  • Diverse student body: worldwide network
  • Practical and interactive learning from professors with contact to the business world
  • Flexible start dates thanks to flexible intakes
  • Living and studying in Germany if you decide to study on one of our campuses in Bad Honnef or Berlin
  • Complete an online double degree from the comfort of your home

Online Double Degree

If you are already in the middle of your professional life or would like to avoid the additional costs of living on site in Germany, you can also complete our double degree completely online! Here, too, you can of course start our courses on a monthly basis. Thanks to the asynchronous online system, you have round-the-clock access to all study materials and you can study flexibly according to your own needs. The exams also take place 100% online. To stay in touch, contact lecturers and fellow students via the e-learning platform– e.g. via discussion forums, chats and virtual meetings.

 

Students celebrating Double Degree at graduation ceremony

IU: Study programs & tuition fees

Master of Business Administration (MBA) – 60 ECTS

To receive the MBA with additional 60 ECTS you will take the following 4 courses at IBUH:

  • ENT110: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • PERF110: Performance Measurement
  • BEC210: Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Capstone Proposal and Report

Tuition fees:

Online program: 4,945.50 EUR (10 % discount included)

On campus program: 7,186.00 EUR (10 % discount included):

Master of Business Administration (MBA) – 90 ECTS

To obtain the MBA with specialization you will take 7 courses at IU:

  • ENT110: Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • PERF110: Performance Measurement
  • BEC210: Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • 4 electives from the following study areas: International Marketing, IT Management, Finance & Accounting, Engineering Management or Big Data Management

Tuition fees:

Online program: 7,195.50 EUR (10 % discount included):

On campus program: 13,514.00 EUR (10 % discount included)

Master of Management International Marketing

The following 5 courses can be taken at IU to receive the Master of Management International Marketing:

  • Strategic Management
  • Global Brand Management
  • Sales & Pricing
  • Advance Research Methods
  • Master Thesis & Colloquium

Tuition fees:

Online program: 4,945.50 EUR (10 % discount included)

On campus program: 7,186.00 EUR (10 % discount included):

Master of Management Leadership Management

By taking the following 5 courses at IU you will obtain the Master of Management Leadership Management:

  • Strategic Management
  • Change Management
  • Advance Research Methods
  • Business Ethics & Corporate Governance
  • Master Thesis & Colloquium

Tuition fees:

Online program: 4,945.50 EUR (10 % discount included):

On campus program: 7,186.00 EUR (10 % discount included):