• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
You have an Engineering or Science degree? You wish to get a business education while extending your technical knowledge and skills in the area of renewable energies?  Then this Engineering and International Business - Focus on Renewable Energy, Water and Waste Management programme at SRH Hochschule Berlin is for you.


Enhance your career prospects with our interdisciplinary Master's programme in Engineering and International Business - Focus on Renewable Energy, Water and Waste Management. Our new Master of Engineering degree enables you to gain a holistic understanding of both economic and technical systems.

Considering our international perspective, we put an emphasis on three relevant professional areas within the curriculum: renewable energies, sustainable water supply and sustainable waste management.

Take advantage of our excellent study conditions, our expertise, our networks and the international atmosphere of SRH Hochschule Berlin. Become a sought-after international expert of the Blue Economy. Learn to work, think and act like both an engineer and an entrepreneur.

Career Perspectives

The majority of jobs for "Engineering and International Business" graduates are within innovative growth industries and offer great career prospects. The Green or Blue Economy provides a basis for a variety of jobs that require experts with extensive engineering knowledge who are able to take on demanding management and leadership positions in international companies.

Upon graduation you can work in consultancies, in innovative start-ups, in plant manufacturing or in traditional companies that switch to renewable energy solutions and technologies. Further career opportunities lie in residue management, sustainable water supply systems as well as energy and environmental technologies.

Areas of work:

  • planning and development offices
  • consulting firms
  • plant operators
  • energy and water suppliers
  • plant manufacturers
  • associations
  • public institutions and authorities (licensing authorities, planning and development departments, etc.



Programme Structure

1. Semester

  • Renewable Energy Systems
  • Technologies for Sustainable Water Management
  • Technologies for Sustainable Residue Management
  • Advanced Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Principles of Electrical Engineering and Thermodynamics

2. Semester

  • Sales and International Marketing
  • Global Financing and Investment Strategies
  • International Project Development
  • Renewable Power Systems (PV, Wind, Hydro, Storage, Distribution) including Practice
  • Renewable Heating and Cooling Systems (Solar, Heat Pump, Cogeneration, Storage, Distrib.) incl. Practice
  • Bioenergy and Residue Management incl. Practice
  • Water Management Technologies incl. Practice

3. Semester

  • International Environmental Agreements and Environmental Life Cycle Assessment
  • Licensing Requirements and Procedures
  • International Contract Law
  • Artificial Intelligence and Security
  • Service and Quality
  • Project Practice

4. Semester

  • Research & Development – Strategy, Concept, Methods
  • Master’s Colloquium
  • Master’s Thesis and Defense

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Non-EU/EEA applicants: Please apply at least three months before the start of your studies.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:


    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

Academic Requirements

Admission requirements vary according to the educational background and citizenship of applicants.Bachelor's degree in
  • Engineering (Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering etc.) or 
  • (Natural) Sciences or
  • equivalent degree in the same area of studies.
During their previous studies, students need to have had the following subjects incl. the required credits and study workload:
  • Mathematics (Algebra, Analysis):  24 ECTS credits x 30h = 720h workload
  • Sciences (Physics, Chemistry): 24 ECTS credits x 30h = 720h workload
  • Computer Science or similar: 12 ECTS credits x 30h = 360h workload

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5400 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9360 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4680 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Living costs for Berlin

  • 836 - 1340 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Study loans and some scholarships.

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.