Study Information

The 1 1/2 year masters course consists of 90 credit points and is arranged in three semesters. Students are able to join the program every semester.

The Winter Semester runs from September until January and the Summer Semester runs from March to July.  

Within the first two semesters students will implement project management functions in the field of technology and learn how to use and develop problem-solving strategies in a creative and souvereign way. The program offers as well elective modules which can be chosen as optional courses according to student's interest.

The third semester is reserved for the scientific project, the work on the Master thesis and the colloquium.

The student can freely choose to prepare the Master thesis at the university or in the industry with a combined supervison of a professor and an industry supervisor. The university recommends the latter in most cases.

A German Language course is offered. The participation is optional, but we highly recommend students to gain an adequate language level to increase future career perspectives.

Furthermore, to accompany students effectively, individual and intensive mentoring sessions are scheduled.


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Below you will find an overview of the most important aspects for pursuing the master's study program Technical Management:

  • Technical Management is an accredited program. Accreditation by ZEvA (Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency Hannover)
  • Degree with Master of Engineering (MEng) - the degree qualifies as a doctorate
  • Small study groups promote practical learning, individual approach and personal support for the students
  • High chances of taking over after the studies (over 90% of the graduates started an employment relationship between 0 - 6 months after graduation)
  • The course starts in the winter, and in the summer semester. Thus, re-entrants have high chances to get a study place within half a year.
  • The duration of the course is only 3 semesters
  • The course is purely English-speaking, but students can also take German-language courses as an option, thus intensifying the German language
  • Intensive care offer for applicants, students and alumni
  • Differentiation of courses in 3 main directions (key qualification, technology, economics)
  • Focused on presence which results in intensive teamwork, direct discussion with lecturers and students and individual approach to the needs and requirements of the students 

• Low living costs in Emden; Quiet, rural setting; Close to the sea 

• Mobility is given by semester ticket

• Variety of leisure activities and university sports

  • Degree: Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)

  • Short description: This Master´s degree course mediates detailed kowledge of technical and management processing. Students will be prepared to implement project management functions in the field of technology, and learn how to use and develop problem-solving strategies in a creative and sovereign way. The language of instruction is English.

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  • Type: Continuing education programm
  • Standard Period of Study: 3 semester

  • Department: Technology

  • Place of Study: Emden/Germany

  • Admission restrictions: yes

  • Former NC (numerous clauses) or admission restriction: -

  • Pre-Study Internship: no

  • Entrance Requirements: a completed technical study as Dipl.-Ing. (FH, Dipl.-Inf. (FH), etc. or Dipl.-Ing. (UNI), etc. or Bachelor-Degree with 3,5 years of technical study (210 ETCS) and minimum one year full-time subject-related professional occupation. Attestation of knowledge of the English language proficiency.

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  • Notes: The master course and its degree will be fully accredited by the German accreditation agency ZEvA. The accreditation assurs and validates both highest standards in teaching an studying and an international acknowledged degree for the entrance in PhD-Programmes.