International Business in Developing and Emerging Markets (IBDEM)




Welcome to the MBA Programme IBDEM

  • Is your professional perspective in international business focusing on former transition, emerging or developing countries?
  • Are you interested in gaining intercultural competence in these markets?
  • Do you want to achieve international experience while studying?


If your answer to any of the above questions is yes, this programme is for you.

On behalf of our faculty and our partners I would like to welcome you to have a look at the structure  and the organization of this unique programme. The programme is based on the long experience in teaching and research of the staff of one of the oldest technically oriented universities in the world and its partners located in areas of your specific interest.

Freiberg university itself as well as the Free State of Saxony have made vast experiences by successfully meeting the challenges of restructuring and transformation of society and economy. Freiberg university as well as the region are outstanding performers in overcoming the legacies of inefficient economic, political and social structures. We want you to share our knowledge. Thus, you will find in our small university individual tutoring, lectures given by academics and leaders of the business and political world. In addition, the partners we have selected are generally cooperating for a long time with this university. This guarantees the quality and consistency of the programme.

We are looking forward to your application and hope that you will join our international team of students and staff and will be successful alumnis of an international network of renowned universities.

Horst Brezinski

Programme Director, TU Bergakademie Freiberg
Professor of International Economic Relations


The MBA IBDEM-programm is accredited by ASIIN e.V.