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Financial Times Ranking: HHL Ranked #20

The New Financial Times Ranking: Entrepreneurial University HHL in 20th Place HHL has reached 20th place worldwide in the leading “Masters in Management 2017” ranking by the Financial Times / Most points scored for HHL’s…


HHL gave me tools to further develop my career

HHL full-time MBA alumnus Bar Aloni: “HHL gave me tools to further develop my career” Bar Aloni, HHL graduate from Israel, finished his studies in the full-time MBA program in 2016. After finishing HHL he…


With my HHL MBA to Steigenberger Hotels

Yan Jie, HHL full-time MBA graduate, Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts Could you tell us about your current job? I’m working at Steigenberger Hotels and Resorts in Düsseldorf. My responsibility is sales and marketing, with a…


From HHL MBA to Huawei

Interview with Li Jin, HHL MBA alumnus Current employer: Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH | Undergraduate major: Refrigeration Equipment and Cryogenic Technology | Work experience before MBA: Thermal Energy and Power Engineering, Electronic Signature (11.5 years) Please tell us…


Finding a job through HHL: A real life experience

Written by Luis Villacorta (El Salvador), current MBA student If you are currently considering studying in HHL, you are probably thinking this right now… “Cool city? Check. Helpful and warm program staff? Check. Internationality, recognition…



Studying in Germany – and Afterwards? – Part III

Written by Shivanghi Garg “I came to Leipzig, Germany in the year 2014. Born and brought-up in New Delhi, India, I finished my engineering school and worked as an Engineer with Ericsson for appx. 3…


Studying in Germany – and Afterwards? – Part II

Self-employment Many graduates of German universities disregard the chance to run a business or to work as an independent professional. But founding a start-up becomes more and more popular with young, well-educated people in Germany….


Studying in Germany – and Afterwards? – Part I

Visa for working abroad Germany offers a stable and diverse labor market, embedded in a strong economy, which makes the country attractive for people around the world. For EU citizen, there will not legal barriers:…


Together to Autonomous Career Management

An MBA or M.Sc. is a door opener to higher management. Companies appreciate the professional and personal development of graduates. Against this background we can say that the probability to be successful and happy in…


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Internal Profiling

Workshop for Young Professionals How can I become even more visible in the company and, as a consequence, be promoted? The “Internal Profiling – A Five-Point Program for Internal Career Development” workshop examined this and…


How do you personally benefit from the MiM program

Sara Könemann, consultant at zeb, HHL alumna, studied the part-time Master in Management program and graduated in summer 2016. Directly afterwards, she decided to go on with the doctoral program at HHL. In this interview, she talks…


Experiences of an Indian MBA Graduates in an International Trainee Program in Germany

Experiences of an Indian MBA Graduate in Germany

The native Indian Shivaprasad Girirajan, MBA graduate from HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, is currently completing a Global Graduate Trainee Program at Bombardier in Berlin. As part of the international program, three job rotations…


Martina Beermann, HHL Career Service

The Job Prospects for International MBA Graduates are Very Good

In an interview, Martina Beermann, Director Employer Relations/Career Service at HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, talks about job opportunities in Germany. The certified process consultant with over 25 years of professional experience in the…


Succeeding Far From Home

Succeeding Far From Home

Those wishing to start a career abroad often face difficulties. Expertise from overseas is a benefit in many cases – particularly among MBA students. It is just important to use it right. Who hasn’t dreamed…