What we offer

Live in Palma – study at ASCENSO and graduate with an institutionally accredited degree.

The advantages of a German state university degree combined with industry-based practice and Spanish courses, provide students with invaluable international experience. Small study groups mean students benefit from an individualized, student-centred approach to learning.

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MBA – Studies
International Tourism Management
Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Tourism Management 
from Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Umwelt (HfWU) Nürtingen-Geislingen
Postgraduate studies
Online Marketing & Community Management
Degree: Diploma
Universidad Alfonso X el Sabio (UAX) Madrid

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Studying at ASCENSO Academy offers you the unique opportunity to live in Palma de Mallorca and gain invaluable international experience. With more than 300 days of sunshine, many different sports and leisure activities, an international atmosphere and its location on the seafront, Palma is a very attractive place to live. You can practice your language skills in everyday life and get to know people from around the world, be it in a café in the old town of Palma, while playing beach volleyball, or during a variety of events on offer all year round.  Life in Palma is international.


Studying at ASCENSO Academy combines the advantages of private studies with a degree from a German public university. Our faculty is composed of academics who are experts in their fields and other renowned industry professionals. A learner-centred, dynamic, hands-on methodology means that you will be engaged with the learning process at all times. Furthermore, you will develop invaluable international and intercultural competencies and diversify your skillset.

Shaping your future.

Studying at ASCENSO Academy will advance your career. You will be in direct contact with industry professionals on a regular basis. At career events, guest lectures, alumni reunions and other events, you can expand your global network and develop both personal and professional contacts for your future. You can demonstrate and hone your skills by participating in real business projects with international corporate partners – the perfect foundation for advancing your career.

Living and studying in Palma de Mallorca

The advantages of studying with us

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Learn and speak Spanish in everyday life

Another advantage for your career: take a Spanish course and prepare for the internationally-recognized DELE exam of the Instituto Cervantes.

Nina Müller

“I would like to work in a hotel or a tourism company after my studies. At ASCENSO Academy I am ideally prepared through my studies and the opportunity to improve my language skills. I really like the family atmosphere and the no study groups at the academy.”

Lennart Fenselau

“Soccer and sport are my passion. At ASCENSO Academy I receive an extraordinary education in this area and study in small study groups with a relaxed atmosphere. Palma as a study place is just great: In good weather, I can do outdoor sports almost every day.”

Lotta Bremer

“Small study groups that provide intense learning success have convinced me. In addition, I can improve my Spanish skills and gain practical experience in the tourist capital of Mallorca.”

Niklas Schmaler

“I decided to study at ASCENSO Academy, because I wanted to turn my passion into a profession. My life is about soccer. In order to make a successful career in the sports business, a good network is important in addition to a top study program. At the ASCENSO, I regularly meet industry professionals and study with lecturers from practice and sciences.”