M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Structural Engineering and Risk Management of Industrial Facilities

Non-EU Applicants: December 2 - March 1

EU Applicants: March 2 - July 15


Study format:
M.Sc. Degree Program
2 years (4 semesters)
B.Sc./ B.Tech./ B.Eng. & 1 year work experience
Credit points:
120 ECTS
Course fees:
EUR 5,500 per semester
M.Sc. (RWTH, university degree)

Program Objectives
Teaching Concepts
Program Details

Our Structural Engineering and Risk Management students learn how to…

  • conduct quantitative risk assessments at industrial facilities;
  • develop and implement risk and emergency management strategies;
  • design, construct and monitor industrial structures;
  • ensure compliance with international building and safety codes;
  • tackle economic and managerial challenges in today's global market.


Our engineering graduates of all programs...

  • work at companies such as Anvis, BASF, Continental, Fiat, Ford, Kautex, Liebherr, Rolls Royce, Toyota and Volkswagen;
  • are very successful on the job market: half of our graduates find employment within a month of graduating and two thirds within three months;
  • increase their salary by more than 50% (about 40% of all graduates).


Program Structure

  • Semester I & II: Lectures, exercises, and practical courses in structural engineering of industrial facilities at RWTH Aachen University
  • Semester III: Management semester
  • Semester IV: Master's Thesis
Civil Engineering at RWTH Aachen University