The Pre-Master program is designed as a preparatory semester for students who wish to enter the Master in Business Management program but did not first complete a Bachelor in a business-related field.


Students applying to the Master in Business Management program who did not first complete a bachelor degree in a business-related field can be eligible for a one-semester Pre-Master program which will provide students with the basis, knowledge and skills to be successful in the Master in Business Management Program.


Students who did not first complete a bachelor in a business-related field but fulfill all other requirements for the Master in Business Management program can participate in this program. All students must have a minimum of Academic IELTS 6.5 (or equivalent) to enter into this mandatory preparation program. Please check our entry requirements for details.


Ready to apply for entry to New European College? Here are the materials you will need to provide when submitting your online application:

  • Letter of Motivation (800 words)
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Academic IELTS (Minimum 6.5 or equivalent)
  • Academic Transcripts & Certificates (Secondary and Higher Education)
  • 2 Reference Letters: 2 Academic OR 1 Academic and 1 Employer
  • Color Copy of Passport including Information & Photo Pages
  • Color Passport photograph (not older than 6 months)
  • Diagnostic interview: An interview conducted on campus or via Skype by the NEC admissions team to determine the intention, motivation and aptitude or the applicant

Application Deadlines: International students who do not live in the European Union (EU) must apply 6-8 weeks before the entry date of choice. Students living in the EU must apply 2-4 weeks before the entry date of choice. In case the student does not apply before the deadline, their application will be automatically changed into an application for enrolment to the next block, unless they desire otherwise. In individual cases, an application can be expedited.


Please feel free to contact us via the form below with any questions you have! Our admissions team is very happy to provide you with a free consultation to help you find your perfect program.

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