General and Interdisciplinary Studies

Summer semester 2020: We are currently working on the details regarding the courses offered in summer semester 2020. More information on how to sign up to follow soon.

Students from different departments can take our courses as general elecitives (allgemeinwissenschaftliche Wahlpflichtfächer or AW).
These courses give you the opportunity to meet fellow students from other departments and learn about different topics in addition to your main subject of study.

We also offer courses taught in in English as a part of the Courses in English programme. These courses are beneficial for international and German students alike.

International exchange students who wish to acquire or improve German language skills can study German language courses at different levels.

Students who intend to sit the DSH exam (Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang) can take the DSH preparation course to prepare for the examination. The exam can be taken at Munich University of Applied Sciences (MUAS).

We also offer a range of courses for students seeking additional qualifications, such as the

Students who wish to study for a postgraduate degree alongside employment will also benefit from our courses. In just five semesters, you can complete a master´s degree in Intercultural Communication and Cooperation (M.A.) , an invaluable qualification in today's globalised, intercultural working environments.

We are also proud to present the latest addition to our range of programmes: a bachelor's degree (B.A) in International Project Management (Website in German only)

We hope you enjoy our courses and good luck with your studies!

Contact via e-mail

Due to the current situation related to Covid-19, please contact us via e-mail.


Prof. Dr. Isolde Kurz
Room: T 3.008

Tel.: 089 1265-4300
Fax: 089 1265-4302

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Administrative Office

Ulrike Hoffmann
Room: T 3.010

Tel.: 089 1265-4301
Fax: 089 1265-4302

Silvia Demisch
Room: T 3.010

Tel.: 089 1265-4303
Fax: 089 1265-4302

Intercult. Communication

Gerda Walter
Room: T 3.006

Tel.: 089 1265-4307
Fax: 089 1265-4302

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Caroline Mauder
Room: T 3.006

Tel.: 089 1265-4308
Fax: 089 1265-4302

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Int. Project Management

Susana Rivera-Mainka
Room: T 3.011

Tel.: 089 1265-4313
Fax: 089 1265-4302