To strengthen our traditional role as one of the leading German academic institutions in economics and business administration.
To offer premier economics and business programs that provide students with the fundamental ability to translate acquired knowledge into responsible decision-making in a competitive global environment.
To master a top position amongst the premier European academic institutions accredited internationally in economics and business administration.
To promote and develop networks of excellence: interdisciplinary, international, innovative and including knowledge-based institutions outside academia.
To provide highest quality university education and research in economics and business administration.
To prepare our undergraduate and graduate students to become business effective, socially responsible leaders and managers in today's competitive and rapidly changing global economic and business environment.
To make substantial contributions to business and the economy in an information-driven society through research, training and advice.