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IREBS Executive Education

IREBS Executive Education

IREBS Executive Education


As an affiliated institute of the University of Regensburg, the IREBS Executive Education is committed to the highest quality and is an international leader in university and executive education for real estate professionals. For over three decades, we have remained constantly one step ahead of the requirements for real estate qualifications.

5 Good Reasons – Why Study at IREBS International

IREBS Executive Education Business School?

The Practical Approach

You will benefit from up-to-the-minute knowledge and expertise.

  • IREBS business school is an affilia IREBS Executive Education institute of the University of Regensburg, one of the top 25 universities in Germany.
  • IREBS is the largest real estate research centre in Germany and is renowned for its award-winning research projects.
  • Knowledge is communicated in an application-oriented manner by distinguished lecturers. Our lecturers include, among others:
    • Prof. Dr. Stephan Bone-Winkel, CEOS
    • Prof. Dr. Dirk Ulrich Gilbert, University of Hamburg
    • Michael Westerhove, S Immobilienpartner GmbH
    • Prof. Dr. Frank Stellmann, GÖRG Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten
    • Joachim Schmidt, ebl factum rechtsanwälte (legal pratice)
    • Prof. Kunibert Wachten, Scheuvens + Wachten
    • Dr. Mathias Hellriegel, LL.M., Hellriegel Rechtsanwälte


Our courses and seminars are subject to the highest standards:

  • The MBA in real estate is accredited by the renowned real estate association, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).
  • The course content is regularly reviewed by real estate professionals as faculty advisors..
  • The University of Regensburg is Acquin system accredited.
  • Personal consultancy and support throughout study by our studies managers.
  • Award-winning IREBS is regularly acclaimed by leading publications houses and institutions:
    • Prof. Dr. Karl-Werner Schulte HONRICS | Real Estate Manager Award 2011 | Category: "Professional of the Year "
    • Prof. Dr. Tobias Just | Real Estate Manager Award 2013 | Category: "Professional of the Year"
    • Prof. Dr. Stephan Bone-Winkel | Real Estate Manager Award 2015 | Category: "Professional of the Year "
  • Three IREBS researchers are placed among the top 100 most influential economists in national rankings: Prof. Dr. Tobias Just, Prof. Dr. Joachim Möller and Prof. Dr. Steffen Sebastian.
  • Researchers of the IREBS Institute for IREBS Executive Education Institute of the University of Regensburg in July 2015 received two Best Paper Awards from the European Real Estate Society.
  • Best German advanced training institute: IREBS Executive Education Business School took first place in the 2012 university rankings of the real estate newspaper Immobilien Zeitung. In the “Studies as a whole” category, the advanced training academy was assessed as “very good“. In four individual categories, IREBS Executive Education Business School held its own against the competition.


You will benefit from our inter-disciplinary approach to teaching. While studying at the IREBS Executive Education Academy, you will learn to take an integrated approach to real estate from various perspectives. In addition to management aspects, macro-economics, law, urban planning, architecture and engineering form part of a comprehensive and in-depth advanced education.

Extensive Network

After more than two decades on the market, IREBS IREBS Executive Education Business School offers excellent contacts in all sectors of industry:

  • The careers of more than 7,500 graduates have been launched on the basis of the advanced training opportunities offered by IREBS Executive Education Business School.
  • The IMMOEBS alumni association, with more than 3,000 members, is the largest professional network in the German real estate sector.
  • The London-based Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), with more than 130,000 qualified members in 146 countries, is considered internationally to be one of the best renowned associations of real estate professionals.

International Status

IREBS Executive Education Business School works with the world’s major universities:

  • Harvard University, USA
  • University of Reading, UK
  • ESSEC Business School, Frankreich
  • ESSEC Business School, Singapur
  • ie Exponential Learning, Spain
  • Tongji University, China
  • Ardhi University, Tanzania
  • Bond University, Australien

Campus Features

The Executive MBA study modules at the IREBS Executive Education take place at the locations in Regensburg, Eltville (near Frankfurt), and Berlin, with an overseas study component at renowned universities such as Harvard, Reading, and Singapore.

IREBS Institute Regensburg
IREBS Executive Education Business School comprises eight chairs and professorships in economics and law, as well as eleven honorary and guest professorships at the University of Regensburg. The education at IREBS is interdisciplinary and practice-oriented, aiming to prepare students for their professional careers. The research conducted covers both current applied issues and challenging fundamental research in the field

The IREBS Executive Education has its headquarter in Eberbach Monastery.
Study in one of the best-preserved monasteries in Europe and enjoy the special atmosphere of this historic place. 900 years of history and the impressive world and life of the founders of Kloster Eberbach, the Cistercian monks, will enrich your stay and your studies in Germany.

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    • Eltville

      Barocketage Kloster Eberbach | 65346 Eltville, Germany, 65346, Eltville

    • Frankfurt

      25 Wiesenhüttenplatz, 60329, Frankfurt