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Global Production Engineering, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #147 (QS) ,
The GPE program promotes technical competencies in production engineering disciplines, global value creation, development of manufacturing processes and tools, factory planning, production control, logistics and global supply chain management, sustainability, modeling and simulation, quality control, technology management, economic evaluation and global management.


The degree program offers comprehensive qualification in booming renewable energy technologies, such as photovoltaics, wind energy and hydropower. Relevant aspects from the production of renewable energies components, up to management, financing, law and marketing aspects are addressed.

GPE gains its excellence from a strong science cluster in Berlin as well as co-operations with leading companies in the industry. The highly practical component of the study program enables students to make contact with company representatives so that they can identify new developments in the industry and match their curriculum with the required qualifications.

Programme Structure

Students can choose from the following module groups:
  • Production
  • Engineering
  • Management
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Special Profile


Lectures by industry representatives e.g. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schacher (former Volkswagen AG, director of production; founder of GEDAS, today subsidiary T-Systems), Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karl-Heinz Bendak (Daimler Benz AG, former director of foreign factories), Dr.-Ing. Frank Szimmat (Head of Quality at Bosch Rexroth Asia & Pacfic), Dr.-Ing. Bahadir Basdere (Plant Manager of TACR)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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Academic Requirements

  • This programme does not recognise GRE® scores.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

General Requirements

  • Bachelor of engineering or equivalent, Excellent grades, 
  • IBt TOEFL score 70 (internet based) 190 (computer based) or equivalent tests
  • At least one year professional experience is requested, 
  • German proficiency is advantageous

Work Experience

At least 1 year(s) of work experience are required.

>= 1 year experience is requested (internship periods will be evaluated and might be accepted)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    7752 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7752 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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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.


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