Esslingen runs challenging, dynamic and career-building master's programs taught entirely in English

We are looking forward to a fun orientation in September with our new students from all over the world!


Apply to one of the oldest established Graduate Schools in Germany!

  • Small class sizes
  • Internationally diverse student body
  • Guest lecturers from industrial partners
  • Visiting professors from international partner universities
  • Premium member of DAAD

  • Highly ranked in the Zeit Study Guide
  • Low tuition fees; thanks to German government subsidies
  • Close ties to major global corporations such as Audi, Behr, Bosch, Daimler, Porsche and Festo

The DAAD Prize for foreign students 2015 goes to Graduate School student Fiona van Petegem

With this honour, our gifted student from New Zealand also wins an award of 1000 euros for her outstanding academic achievements and her social intelligence.[more]


Esslingen Graduate School students win ÖPNV Innovation Prize

Ecological public transport was brought a step further by pilot project Fahrrad2Go (Bike2Go), initiated by the Rems-Murr county and the OVR bus company, in cooperation with Esslingen University of Applied Sciences. [more]


International Evening: Near East and North Africa

On 7 May, our students from the Near East and North Africa hosted an interesting and informative evening in Esslingen[more]


Former French President greets Esslingen Team

An impromptu encounter with Valéry Giscard d'Estaing deeply impressed members of the Esslingen PLACIS Team.[more]


The Esslingen Electro-Hybrid Bus Project: a Pioneer in Europe and Worldwide

Soon to be seen in the streets of Esslingen is the Electro-Hybrid Bus, an innovative project in development over the past four years, with the involvement of students of the Esslingen Graduate School master’s program in...[more]


Songs... plays... presentations: the GS German party!

Staff and teachers got to lean back last Friday and be entertained: our students put on what is perhaps the most creative afternoon of the year: the German party.[more]


GS Summer Party 2013

Graduate School students, professors and staff gathered together last Thursday afternoon for the annual GS summer party.[more]


Finnish Business Professor to lecture in the MBA

On Thursday 13 June, Professor Maija Haaramo from Tampere University in Finland will visit Esslingen to lecture on "Leadership in Finland"[more]


DDM student Floriane Dumur talks about Heide's Deutschtreff

Heide Elberth organises German conversation and culture meetings in Esslingen above and beyond anything official: Heide gives students a small community where they can be at home amongst friends.[more]