Executive Master of Insurance

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The Executive Master of Insurance is a business degree program designed for highly motivated young professionals, enabling them to amplify and broaden their existing knowledge while acquiring a comprehensive background in insurance. Delving into core topics including both general economic and mathematical aspects as well as specific institutional matters, the curriculum emphasises the exploration of challenges within the swiftly evolving landscape of insurance markets.

Theory & Practice - a unique cooperation between industry and academia

Drawing upon expert knowledge gained through a first university degree and professional experience, our Executive Master of Insurance program uniquely combines and strengthens this foundation with a specialized focus on insurance sciences. The program's primary objective is to consolidate both theoretical and applied know-how within the context of insurance.

Offering a combination of research-based, industry-specific, and practice-oriented education, courses emphasise contemporary market dynamics such as digitization's impact on the insurance sector and management implications of regulatory frameworks. The program's content is continuously and dynamically shaped through an ongoing dialogue between industry leaders and academia, with its concept having been meticulously developed in close cooperation between several Munich-based insurance companies and the Munich Risk and Insurance Center (MRIC) at LMU.

Renowned professors and experienced practitioners

The composition of the teaching staff reflects the strong link between academia and industry - a defining feature of this program. Among our lecturers are renowned faculty members of the Munich School of Management, as well as highly experienced practitioners from the industry.

Duration & Structure

The period of study is 24 months, with classes spread across 4 semesters as indicated in the plan of study. The program comprises 120 ECTS credits to be acquired in monthly blocked courses.


Academic Degree
“Executive Master of Insurance (E.M. Insurance)” from LMU Munich
Academic Director
Prof. Dr. Andreas Richter
Academic Institution
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU Munich)
Munich School of Management
Admission Requirements
First university degree (bachelor or comparable)
1 year of work experience in the field of insurance
Good command of English (no proof of German skills needed, since the course is exclusively taught in English)
Successfully passing the admission procedure
Program Duration
4 semesters within 24 months, part-time
Monthly blocked courses
Teaching Language
Program Start
Group Size
15 – 20 students
Deadline for Application
July 1st
Tuition Fees
32,000 Euro, payable in 3 installments
General Inquiries
Mail: info@EMInsurance.de

Academic Advising
Karin Kunz
Berufsbildungswerk der Versicherungswirtschaft
in München e.V. (BWV München)
Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 38 39 22 - 24
Mail: Karin Kunz

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