Controlling and Finance (M.A.)

Program overview

Degree program Controlling and Finance, compact




Master of Arts (M.A.)

Type of study

Consecutive Master degree program


4 semesters

Study places

25 per semester

Start of studies

Winter semester

Application deadline

July 15

Application requirements

University degree in economics, English language skills in accordance with Level B2 of Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences, and interest in the disciplines of controlling and finance. The latter should be demonstrated by the selection of relevant areas of concentration in the first degree program or by practical experience.

Placement test

Participation in placement tests at the beginning of the study program is voluntary.

Language of instruction

German, literature partially in English


The degree program focuses on the disciplines controlling and finance. The courses offered are tailored to the needs of the economy.

Areas of concentration

Management Accounting based on ERP Software, Advanced Corporate Finance, Risik Management, Strategic Controlling, Management of Financial Institutions, Management Accounting of Business Process and Project, Project Management Accounting, Financial Markets and Financial Instruments, Finance Project

Subject areas

Finance; Economic Siences, Business Administration


Yes (ZEvA)


Approx. 360 Euro semester fee per semester

Study abroad

It is possible to obtain a second Master degree at our partner university, Napier University in Edinburgh. For a time investment of only one additional semester, students can obtain both the Master of Arts degree and the Master of Science. Students also have the option of studying abroad during their third semester at one of the partner universities of Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences.

Contact persons

Degree program director:
Prof. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Holst
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-2192

Co-degree program director:
Prof. Dr. Peter Seppelfricke
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-2179

Degree program coordinator:
Dipl.-Betriebswirtin (FH) Hanna Klink
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3977