24 months
6500 EUR/year
6500 EUR/year
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The MSc. Global Technology and Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship (GTIME) at Hamburg University of Technology enables graduates of first degrees in engineering, business/economics, science and technology to successfully manage the innovation process across international boundaries.

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The MSc. in Global Technology and Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship (GTIME) at Hamburg University of Technology is a unique 2-year programme offered jointly by seven internationally distinguished universities with extraordinary competences in the field of Technology and Innovation Management as well as Entrepreneurship.

Joint programme with:

  • Aalborg University
  • Kaunas University of Technology
  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education
  • Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University
  • University of Strathclyde
  • Tampere University

Why study GTIME?

In our eyes, learning how to globally manage emerging technology and innovation in an entrepreneurial environment is best done in global teams. Our students come from all over the world and are the basis for a rich diversity both in culture and academic background. You will gain state of the art education on innovation, technology management, global trend forecasting and entrepreneurship. You will learn how to combine technological and managerial knowledge, so that you can contribute to solving future challenges of the world.

Practical projects in cooperation with real companies offer the unique opportunity to establish business contacts at an early stage and to gain valuable experience in dealing with the companies and in teamwork. This can also represent the possible first contact with a future employer.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Foundations of Business Management
  • Sustainable Innovation Management
  • Digital Transformation
  • Agile Design Methods
  • Entrepreneurial Finance
  • Foundations of International Management
  • Mindfulness & Communication
  • Product Planning
  • Technology Management
  • Project Seminar Innovation Marketing
  • Marketing
  • Global Innovation Management
  • Technology Entrepreneurship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor's or equivalent degree from a recognized university in engineering, science and technology, business engineering, business administration (including business informatics, business mathematics and business geography) or economics, as well as a good previous academic performance are required for admission.
  • A formal proof of proficiency in German is not required for admission to this program, but a basic knowledge of German will be helpful for everyday life during the first year in Hamburg.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6500 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6500 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6500 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Hamburg

897 - 1417 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.

Our partners

Global Technology and Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship (GTIME)
Hamburg University of Technology


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