APPLICATION FOR EUROPEAN APPLICANTS FROM 2 MARCH 2019 UNTIL 15 JULY 2019!
M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Technology, Innovation, Marketing and Entrepreneurship (MME-TIME) - Distance Learning Track
An award-winning blended-learning program delivered in partnership with Cambridge Digital Innovation at Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge
Designed for professionals with a STEM Background (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics), the MME-TIME Distance Learning Track provides you with the skills and tools needed to succeed in the digitized economy. With the help of the latest digital and blended learning technologies, this program can be studied completely online. The program is offered by one of the leading integrated universities of technology in Europe, RWTH Aachen University, with close to 150 years of expertise in producing cutting-edge research and Cambridge Digital Innovation at Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge.
In the course of the program, you will learn the latest developments in laser technologies, digital and additive manufacturing, robotics, big data technologies, sustainable energy technologies, and many more. These technological modules will be accompanied by a profound management education where you will learn how to leverage and commercialize these technologies successfully.
Graduates of the program will have a truly interdisciplinary mindset that is necessary for solving the great technological, managerial, and societal challenges of our time. Hence, the program is ideally suited for professionals with a STEM background that wish to deepen their knowledge on state-of-the-art technologies but also aim for a management position in their next career step.
An entirely distinctive element is the possibility to tailor the program around the needs and time frame of the participants. With the help of the latest digital and blended learning technologies, you can choose to study mainly from your home location at your own preferred pace.
Why you should choose the MME-TIME Distance Learning Track
Enrolling in MME-TIME Distance Learning Track will help you prepare for a successful career in the digitized economy, and there are many good reasons why:
Excellent reputation: RWTH Aachen University enjoys an excellent reputation across the world for cutting-edge research in engineering and technology and is synonymous with German engineering.
Leading innovation ecosystems: The program takes you to some of the most exciting innovation ecosystems in the world. Apart from Aachen, you will be able to choose a Cambridge Ecosystem Practicum delivered by Cambridge Digital Innovation (CDI) at Hughes Hall, University of Cambridge.
Interdisciplinary thinking: The courses in the program will help you acquire advanced knowledge in both management and engineering and will equip you with a truly interdisciplinary profile and mindset that are increasingly sought in corporations and start-ups alike.
Fully customizable: The entire program is structured around your individual needs. You can decide if you want to study full-time or part-time, at your home location or with some stays in Aachen or Cambridge. This will allow you to build an optimal learning experience.
Mixed pedagogy: The program uses a great variety of learning styles and teaching methods. Lectures, case studies, applied projects, group work, topical debates, and lab sessions provide a varied and lively learning experience.
Leadership potential: Acquire the skills and tools to manage organizational as well as technological change and learn how to lead the digital transformation in your industry through innovation, marketing, and entrepreneurship.
The MME-TIME Distance Learning Track offers you a profound management education accompanied by courses focusing on the latest developments in state-of-the-art technologies. As a distance learner, you have to be at Aachen twice. One week at the beginning of your studies to get to know other participants and to follow the introductory sessions. One week to pass exams and to go to Cambridge if wished. The program consists of four different blocks, which you may customize to design your individual profile:
Management Essentials: This block focuses on the essentials of conceptualizing and commercializing innovations and consists of six core courses (Digital Transformation & Information Systems Management, Entrepreneurial Management, Marketing Management, Production Management, Strategic Management, Technology & Innovation Management). All courses are available online.
Management Electives: This block allows you to focus your management studies by selecting up to four courses. Choose between different specializations such as Technology Manager, Technology Entrepreneur, or Technology Marketer. The Cambridge Ecosystem Practicum is also part of this block. All courses are available online.
Technology Electives: This block focuses on your technological education and allows you to choose up to four courses from a great range of electives, many of the available online, including Production Technologies, Laser Technologies, Sustainable Energy Technologies, Robotic Technologies and many others.
Master Thesis: Through writing a Master Thesis at the end of the Program, you demonstrate your ability to solve a managerial or technological challenge using methods of scientific inquiry.
After you complete the MME-TIME Distance Learning Track, you will be skilled to work in top-level positions in a multitude of different areas of industry, research or in engineering consultancies. Our graduates are highly qualified for leading management positions in Germany, Europe, and the rest of the world. You will become part of an interdisciplinary group of talented international fellow students and a lively Alumni network that consists of more than 16,000 graduates of RWTH Aachen University.
M.Sc. Degree program - Blended-Learning
3 semesters (full-time) – 6 semesters (part-time)
30,000 EUR for the entire program (incl. Cambridge Ecosystem Practicum in Cambridge, UK) payable in three instalments. This corresponds to 5,000 EUR per semester if you study part-time (i.e. 6 semesters) and 10,000 EUR per semester if you study full-time (i.e. 3 semesters).