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#1 Business School in Germany

ESMT Berlin

European Business School

Rankings 2019

ESMT is the first business school based in Germany ever to enter the Top 10.

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Berlin School of Economics awarded €300,000 by Einstein Foundation

January 21, 2020
The Berlin School of Economics, a collaboration of eight Berlin universities and research institutions including ESMT Berlin, has been awarded the title of “Einstein Doctoral Program” and a prize of 300,000 euros by the Einstein Foundation.

"Finanztransaktionssteuer: Ein Gespenst geht um in Europa"

January 16, 2020
In an op-ed in Handelsblatt, Jörg Rocholl shares his views on the financial transaction tax currently discussed in Germany and some other EU countries (metered paywall).
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Jan Nimczik awarded German Prize for Economics

January 16, 2020
The ESMT Berlin professor has been awarded for his outstanding research on labor markets.
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President Barack Obama speaking at ESMT Berlin for the Obama Foundation Town Hall Europe.
ESMT Annual Forum 2020

Join us on June 18, 2020, for the ESMT Annual Forum on “The New Work Illusion?”.

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President Barack Obama speaking at ESMT Berlin for the Obama Foundation Town Hall Europe

“The New Work Illusion?”

How we work is in transition. The future workplace promises us all greater innovation, a better work-life balance, and a sense of purpose. But what does “new work” look like? Does it really exist?


ESMT Annual Forum 2020


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Open Lectures

ESMT Open Lectures feature experts and leaders from business, economics, politics, arts, and culture. Each 45-minute talk includes a compelling Q&A session.

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Open House

It's important to get a good feel for the right school for you. Students interested in our Master’s in Management, Full-time MBA or the Executive MBA will be able to gain a first insight into the programs during an Open House at the ESMT Campus in Berlin.

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ESMT Berlin offers a very collegial and international environment with employees from about 40 different countries.

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Press office

Find the most recent ESMT press releases and press information here. 

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Schlossplatz 1

Schlossplatz 1 is home to ESMT Berlin. Our 5,000+ square meters of space, including well-equipped lecture halls, seminar rooms, and banquet/reception areas can be used for external events. 

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