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MSc Consulting & Business Analytics

“In the MSc Consulting & Business Analytics degree programme you will be trained to become an expert in process design, implementation and management in the IT sector. The special focus is on cross-company processes. With this you will receive a qualifications profile that is already sought after today… and will be more and more in demand in the future.”

Prof. Dr. Tobias Schütz, Executive Program Advisor MSc Consulting & Business Analytics

Why study MSc Consulting & Business Analytics?

  • Digitisation, complex ecosystems and high customer expectations require agile, customer-oriented and cost-efficient business processes.
  • Excellent analytic skills and competent application of strategic approaches and digital concepts are key success factors in modern business consulting and in outsourcing.
  • The Business Consulting & Process Management M.Sc. programme provides knowledge and skills and accelerates professional development in business consulting, process design and solutions management in a digital environment.  

Key facts

Length of course

4 semesters

Place of study

Reutlingen and Böblingen

Beginning of course

1. October

Application deadline

15 July

Language of instruction


Foreign languages




Graduates from Bachelor programmes with 180 ECTS points can obtain a further 30 ECTS points by completing an additional module


Master of Science



Admission requirements
  • Above-average bachelor degree with 210 ECTS (with 180 ECTS additional module required)
  • Successfully completed entrance examination in the form of a selection interview
  • Contract of employment with at least 25% release or confirmation of self-employment
Available places


This degree programme deals with questions such as...

  • How will digitisation change strategic decisions (business models, ecosystems, alliances) and operative management (process management, product development, customer interaction)?
  • What knowledge and skills are required today in business consulting and how should they be applied?
  • How should business processes be designed in order to function reliably and steadily but also customer-oriented and swiftly in complex ecosystems?
  • How should decisions be made and communicated in complex scenarios and / or with incomplete information?
  • How does leadership work and what leadership and management concepts can be used in cross-organisational (project) teams?

Perspectives: Careers & opportunities

Graduates‘ qualification profile:

Graduates are able to assume responsibility in business consulting (with the focus on digitisation), in process design and process management, in strategic outsourcing and in operative management.

The programme’s qualification profile includes: structured and customer-oriented thinking, methods of analysis and decision making in complex scenarios, structuring and management of complex cross-functional, cross-divisional and cross-organisational processes, design and management of information systems.

Typical industries are:

  • Information technology
  • Business consulting / consulting
  • Automotive
  • Manufacturing


Typical corporate areas are:

  • Corporate strategy
  • Consulting / in-house consulting
  • Project management
  • IT and process management
  • Outsourcing
  • Business development


ESB Business School is accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Worldwide only five percent of all business schools bear this seal of quality. The AACSB is the largest accreditation organisation in the world with demanding quality requirements in relation to training and research at business schools.

This programme was awarded with FIBAA's premium seal.

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Graduates throw their caps in the air once more

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23.03.2024 - 23.03.2024: Graduation Ceremony of ESB Business School March 2024

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This programme is offered in cooperation with the Knowledge Foundation @ Reutlingen University.

AACSB accredited