Insurance  Management  

Insurance Management

This MBA program provides a specialization in questions and issues in the insurance business.  It is targeted at professionally experienced, ambitious students who aspire to leadership positions in insurance companies and contexts. It is an extra-occupational program that combines phases of self-study online with intense course session weeks.

Students gain knowledge and skills in areas relevant to the field of insurance management, such as 'business management', 'controlling and accounting', 'marketing management', 'finance and risk management', 'organization and human resources management' and 'operation and information management'.

In addition to benefiting from different participants' experiences and the possibility to network among colleagues, the program's course session weeks allow participants to learn in a practically oriented setting and to make new contacts within the insurance branch. 

Program Details

Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Duration of program: 4 semesters (2 years), extra-occupational
Start: Winter semester
Costs: Program participation is subject to a charge


1. Semester

  • Management
  • Controlling and Accounting

2. Semester

  • Finance and Risk Management
  • Marketing Management

3. Semester

  • Organizations- and Human Resources Management
  • Operations- and Information Management

4. Semester

  • Master Thesis

Application and Admission

Application Requirements

  • Qualifying degree (university or university of applied sciences)
  • 2 years of professional experience in a related field
  • Language requirement: English
  • Letter of recommendation from an employer

Deadlines for Applications

  • Applicants should submit application documents for the winter semester 2020/21 (beginning in February 2021) between March 1st, 2020 and December 1st, 2020.

last update: 27.08.2020 

Program Adviser

Institute of Insurance Science
Gottschedstraße 12
04109 Leipzig

Sandra Brzuske
MBA Project Coordinator

Telephone: +49 341 – 355 305 52
Fax: +49 341 – 355 305 99
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