Newsletter Summer term 2009

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					        Newsletter Summer term 2009
        HHL – Leipzig Graduate School of Management

Welcome to HHL!
"I personally choose HHL because of the excellent study conditions.
In small groups and with highly motivated professors and staff studying
is a new experience. The strong interaction with practice completes this
positive picture." Lea Bolz (M.Sc. student, M.Sc. class of 2010)

With our newsletter we want to keep you informed about events and upcoming
activities at HHL. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact

Enjoy reading this newsletter!

New Program Design for Master of Science in Management
We developed an academic program ideally suited to the challenges faced by young business
leaders. HHL’s new M.Sc. program design is perfectly structured to meet your individual needs.

Besides the compulsory core modules you have the choice to compose the program according to your
interests. You are able to choose four out of seven options for your specialization in the areas of
Accounting, Finance, Entrepreneurship, Logistic & Supply Chain Management, Marketing, Strategy
and Advanced General Management. Furthermore, the new structure allows you to choose additional
Application deadline for the Master of Science in Management program: June 20, 2010
(Start of the program: September 2010)

Recent Rankings / Awards for HHL
                              CHE Ranking 2008
                              HHL is again in the top league of German Business Schools with
                              highest scores reached for student and library services. The ranking is
                              published in the Zeit student guide of May 2008. More information also

Deutsches Absolventenbarometer 2008
HHL has once again proved to be one of the leading business schools in
Germany. At the end of December trendence published the results of its nationwide survey that gives
a detailed account of the satisfaction of students with their place of studies. In comparison with 66
                                               universities in Germany, HHL was ranked first in eight
                                               out of ten categories.
                                               For more information see:

                            Crack it! Check your analytical, problem solving and English skills with
                            HHL's GMAT test. HHL´s GMAT Quiz consists of 6 questions and takes
                            about 10 minutes. Try it out and have fun!

HHL: Academy for Entrepreneurs
HHL has established itself not only as one of the best business schools in Germany, but also as a
highly successful incubator of start-ups. Since 1998 HHL graduates have founded more than 70
companies in such diverse fields as e-business, software development, services and high-tech.
According to a survey these businesses account for nearly 1,600 new jobs.
In addition, many of the HHL entrepreneurs are also active as business angels and coaches,
supporting the young founders with valuable advice and capital.

Upcoming Events at HHL
                          The next Information Day at HHL will take place on October 23, 2009.
                          At 9 am HHL will open its doors and you will have the opportunity to find out
                          more about HHL’s study programs, admission requirements and financing
                          options. You will also have the opportunity to participate in one of the open
                          lectures and meet current students, professors, alumni and the HHL staff.
                          You will not want to miss our legendary city tour of Leipzig!
                          Register online at
GMAT Seminar for Beginners
The GMAT preparatory seminar is designed for potential HHL students who have not taken the GMAT
test yet. The seminar on October 24, 09.00 am - 05.00 pm covers test taking techniques and tips for
answering questions for an excellent GMAT performance. Lecturer of this course is Mr. Calum
Anderson, a professional trainer from Munich.

For further information on the Information Day or GMAT seminar and to register please contact
Franziska Rook at: or Tel. +49 341 9851-613

Alumni Homecoming
HHL is looking forward to welcoming all alumni from October 16 until October 18, 2009 in Leipzig.

HHL on Tour 2009

Wege ins Studium               September 5              Leipzig
BDSU Annual Meeting            September 19             Dresden
MBA Day                        October 3                Frankfurt/Main
Uni Mannheim (FKG)             October 20               Mannheim
World MBA Tour                 October 24               Istanbul
World MBA Tour                 October 26               Munich
World MBA Tour                 October 29               Berlin
World MBA Tour                 October 31               Frankfurt/Main
Uni Jena (FKG)                 November 18              Jena
Absolventenkongress            November 25/26           Cologne