18 months
1666 EUR
1666 EUR/year
1666 EUR
1666 EUR/year
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The demand for qualified specialists and managers in the engineering sector is growing. Precision, efficiency and reliability are qualities that are required of an engineer. The IU Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Engineering Management gives technical minds essential skills to become great leaders and communicators.


After graduation the MBA in Engineering Management, you will understand problems on a high level and you will be able to solve these problems with your superb business knowledge, which will open up a wide range of possibilities in your career choice. With IU International University of Applied Sciences, you can study 100% online, on campus, or switch between both with their new flexible studies option.


Excellent job prospects await you after graduation. You will be in need wherever interdisciplinary and comprehensive knowledge in the field of technology and business is required. For example, you can work as a ...

Project Manager / Leader: No matter where you look, the working environment in technically oriented companies consists to a large extent of projects and associated project management. Projects in technical areas include the development of new components, the introduction of new production lines or the construction of a new test tracks for commercial vehicles at a truck manufacturer. 

In addition to technical knowledge, excellent qualities in areas such as planning, coordination, leadership and marketing are required in order to complete all the tasks required for projects. Project planning is an essential task in project management. You have to plan achievements, quality, schedules, costs and milestones. Extensive project management tools are available for this purpose. They are handled by the project manager or one of the project team members.

Quality Manager: As a Quality Manager in the technical field, you are responsible for improving process, product, material and service quality. Customer requirements need to be met in terms of product quality; quality costs have to be minimised, and throughput times shortened in order to achieve effective manufacturing processes. You analyse production and business processes, define weaknesses, develop appropriate measures and implement them. You work closely with the departments such as development, design, production, materials management, procurement and possibly also with technical marketing, sales and product management.  

Engineering Project Manager: Engineering Project Managers are responsible for complete support for demanding large-scale projects. Their knowledge is even required in the evaluation of customer inquiries in order to develop concepts including alternative solutions. Engineering Project Mangers bring all the treads together and involve operators, suppliers, specialist departments and authorities in realising projects. Their business knowledge provides a foundation for estimating risks and including costs in calculations. You also check technical tender documents and advise on technical problems up to commissioning.

Two Degrees, Double the Advantage

IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU) has partnered with London South Bank University to give you the chance to have your degree validated by two institutions. When you choose this option, you’ll graduate from IU with both a German degree and a British degree, giving you a major career boost! This opportunity comes with no extra study courses or traveling.


IU is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. All IU study programmes, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated. Also, IU is the first German university that achieved a 5-star rating for Online Learning from QS.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Finance
  • International Marketing
  • Managerial Economics
  • Performance Measurement

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Academic Requirements:

  • Completed degree from a public or officially recognised university/higher education institution. 
  •  At least a “satisfactory” or Grade C equivalent earned in your previous degree. 
  • Your undergraduate studies must amount to 210 ECTS credits to begin a 60-ECTS MBA. 
  • Your undergraduate studies must amount to 180 ECTS to begin a 90-ECTS MBA.

If you are lacking ECTS credits from your previous studies, you can demonstrate professional work experience for your online degree instead.

English Level:

  • Proof of English skills.
  • If English is your native language or you graduated from an English-speaking school/university, you do not have to prove your English skills.

  • Speexx B2.2 Certificate (complimentary when signing up with IU - free of charge)*  

To start a 90-ECTS MBA, you can “bridge” 30 ECTS by demonstrating 1 additional year of professional experience. This means you can access the programme already with 180 ECTS credits.

    *Please note that Speexx isn't accepted as a language certificate for on-campus study programs.

Work experience

  •  You will need to have at least one year of professional work experience before starting an MBA programme (achieved after previous studies). 
  • For MBA programmes, you will also need to have completed a second year of professional work experience before graduating

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1666 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1666 EUR per year during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    1666 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1666 EUR per year during 18 months.



  • 222 EUR/month (full time – 18 months)
  • 187 EUR/month (part-time - 24 months)
  • 139 EUR/month (part-time - 36 Months)

*Starts with

** The price displayed shows part-time study tuition fees including graduation fee, and scholarship

***Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with the institution

On Campus:

  • €799/month (full time)

  • Four-Week Trial: 

Freedom to Make the Right Choice: get a four-week trial at IU International University of Applied Sciences. Cancel your online studies anytime in the first four weeks for a full refund.

  • German Course:

Get the Tools to Succeed in Europe: Take free online German and English courses when you study online IU International University of Applied Sciences

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.


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.

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