We are HHL


Understanding Culture and Diversity

Everyone’s workplace is becoming more culturally diverse as a result of globalisation. To notice, understand and interpret the cultural influences in communication and daily interaction is so comprehensive that this is now even an independent…


MBA as a Catalyst to Hone Big-picture Thinking

Would you like to get to know some of our current full-time MBA students and find out more about the diversity of HHL’s MBA class? Our 60 students come from 28 different countries and have diverse…





25 Years of Growth

Innovative. International. Individual. We are HHL. Did you know? 1898 “Handelshochschule Leipzig” was founded as the first business school in Germany and focused on Management and Commerce. In 1992 – in detail on Oct 2,…


HHL as Door Opener at Stern Stewart & Co.

Full-time MSc Alumnus Dr. Dominik Kanbach: „HHL is a great door opener and offers valuable chances – you just have to take them!” Since 2017, Dr. Dominik Kanbach is Project Manager at Stern Stewart &…


Alumni Homecoming 2017

The annual Homecoming took place on the second weekend of September. More than 100 alumni returned to their alma mater in Leipzig, enjoying a great reunion with friends in the HHL community. While on Friday,…


Cultures and Backgrounds

Angela Chong (Peru) about Class Diversity After one year of studies in a partner school of HHL, I landed in HHL as a double-degree student for my second year of MBA program. Although I am…


Stand-up Paddling at the Lake Kulkwitz

On Tuesday, June 20th, we went to the “Kulkwitzer See” with 25 full-time and exchange students to take part in a stand-up paddling course on the lake. After a short introduction, we took off on the boards and paddled…



We are HHL – New Decoration

We are excited to present the new wall decoration in the University House. Thanks a lot to all students, professors, and staff for your support. #wearehhl #wearehhl   (click image for full-size)


We are HHL. Voices & Faces. Series 4

click on the photo to zoom     Estelle Zanga (Cameroon): “HHL gave me the tools to influence the world in a positive way, while allowing me to be my crazy and creative self and…