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Corona pandemic

When to downplay the severity of COVID-19 – ESMT Berlin study investigates how governments inform the public about a pandemic

February 23, 2021
Governments may be more likely to downplay the severity of COVID-19 in countries where there is a high level of economic disparity, finds new research from ESMT Berlin.
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ESMT Berlin installs state-of-the-art technology for hybrid and online teaching

February 18, 2021
ESMT Berlin has equipped several of its auditoriums with modern technology for hybrid and online formats. This will allow students to attend face-to-face and virtual lectures while adhering to coronavirus safety regulations.
TEDx ESMT Berlin

First TEDx-Conference at ESMT Berlin

February 2, 2021
On Saturday, February 6, 2021, ESMT Berlin will host its first TEDx conference, independently organized by students.
Diverse group of people

ESMT Berlin and Volkswagen expand research on diversity in organizations with endowed chair

January 28, 2021
Tatiana Lluent will join ESMT Berlin as the Volkswagen-Audi Junior Chair for Diversity in Organizations and as an assistant professor of strategy on July 1. She is currently completing her PhD at Duke University. Lluent’s research focuses on organizational inequality, gender, and entrepreneurship.
Technology for Digitalization

ESMT Berlin continues successful Digital Society Institute

January 15, 2021
The Digital Society Institute (DSI), an independent institute for interdisciplinary research on topics of digitalization at ESMT, will continue for a further five years.
Zoom photo collage of ESMT MBA students

ESMT Berlin enrolls larger Full-time MBA class despite pandemic

January 11, 2021
This week, 51 students from 24 countries begin their full-time MBA program at ESMT Berlin (2020: 49 students). On average, the participants are 30,5 years old and have more than six years of professional experience.
Financial Times Ranking 2020

Financial Times ranks ESMT Berlin in European Top 10 again

December 7, 2020
In the Financial Times European Business School Rankings 2020, ESMT Berlin is ranked, for the second year in a row, ninth in Europe and first in Germany. ESMT remains the first and only German institution ever to make it to the European Top 10.
Industry by night

“Solid Growth”: Scientists at ESMT Berlin publish booklets on industrial companies of the future

December 4, 2020
How can industrial companies achieve solid growth in today's global markets? How do they compete with new low-cost suppliers? How can they successfully market digital innovations?
Ola Källenius

Ola Källenius succeeds Dieter Zetsche as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the ESMT Foundation

November 23, 2020
Ola Källenius, Chairman of the Board of Management, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz AG, has succeeded Dr. Dieter Zetsche as the Chair of the Board of Trustees of the ESMT Foundation as of August 1, 2020. Dieter Zetsche, former CEO of Daimler, had held this position since 2015.
Angeliki Papachroni

ESMT Berlin welcomes new faculty member

November 11, 2020
Angeliki Papachroni has joined the ESMT faculty as a lecturer for strategy and innovation.
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New study by ESMT Berlin shows political commitment increasingly important for CEOs and managing directors

October 28, 2020
Political and social engagement is a relevant topic for European business leaders. CEOs are increasingly making public statements on political issues in order to make a positive contribution to socially relevant topics.
MIM students int he garden with ESMT letters

Financial Times’ Masters in Management Ranking 2020: ESMT Berlin enters global top 30

September 28, 2020
ESMT Berlin ranked 26th in the Financial Times’ Masters in Management (MIM) Ranking 2020.
man working from home online

ESMT Berlin welcomes 56 students for new part-time blended MBA

September 16, 2020
Today 56 students are taking up their part-time MBA studies at ESMT Berlin.
MIM students in class with social distance

ESMT Berlin welcomes largest master’s class amidst pandemic

September 15, 2020
ESMT Berlin has enrolled 148 students, its largest cohort to date, in the current Master’s in Management (MIM) program, growing by 32 percent on 2019.
David Ronayne

ESMT Berlin strengthens faculty

September 1, 2020
David Ronayne joined ESMT Berlin as Assistant Professor of Economics on September 1, 2020, bringing the total faculty to 39 members from 16 countries.