Application for non-European applicants from 2 December 2019 until 1 March 2020!
M.Sc. Management and Engineering in Technology, Innovation, Marketing and Entrepreneurship (MME TIME)
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 provides you with the skills and tools needed to succeed in the digitized economy. 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 from Aachen and at your own preferred pace.
Why you should choose the MME TIME
Enrolling in the MME TIME 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 complete 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 may choose to complete most courses from your home location or on campus. You may also switch between studying full-time (three semesters) or part-time (six semesters) once during your studies. 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 program offers you a profound management education accompanied by courses focusing on the latest developments in state-of-the-art technologies. The program consists of four different blocks, which you may customize to design your individual profile:
TIME Essentials: The TIME Essentials comprise six required courses that enable you to understand the managerial aspects of conceiving, developing and commercializing technological innovations. This includes a team project that allows you to put your learning into practice.
Management Electives: This block allows you to focus your management studies by selecting up to five courses. Choose between different specializations such as Technology Manager, Technology Entrepreneur, or Technology Marketer. The Cambridge Ecosystem Practicum is also part of this block.
Technology Electives: This block focuses on your technological education and allows you to choose up to four courses from a great range of electives, 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 program, 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
30,000 EUR for the entire program (incl. Cambridge Ecosystem Practicum in Cambridge, UK) payable in three instalments.
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