NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management in cooperation with the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)

NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management in cooperation with the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)

At the NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management, gifted and talented students from all over the world find ideal learning environment in which they can learn methods, realize innovative ideas and develop their personalities. Our international community creates an intercultural atmosphere in which individual learning is made possible through freedom and intensive learning support.

Top reasons to study here

  • A world-class education in both engineering or science AND management. At the NIT find ideal learning environment in which they can realize innovative ideas.
  • Tight link to industry: Beyond your internship and your master's thesis, the NIT has a vast network of partner companies, who award scholoarships.
  • On-campus living: modern student apartments on a green campus in the vibrant city Hamburg in Germany.

About

History

Founded: in 1998 by professors at the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) as a gGmbH – with financial support from the Körber Foundation and companies

Location: The NIT Building – Gebäude F, Kasernenstr. 12 – is on the TUHH campus in Hamburg-Harburg

Management: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Otto von Estorff (President) and Dipl.-Kffr. Verena Fritzsche (CEO)

Education

Do you have an engineering, computer or natural science background and would like to improve your management competencies? Then our English-language Master?s program at the NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management is just right for you. With our Double Degree or Part-time Program, you can add management knowledge to your technical expertise.

Research

At the NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management you can study technology management individually. Depending on your personal goals, you can complete your studies at the NIT with a master's degree, a double degree in combination with a master's degree in engineering or natural sciences at the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) or with a certificate, for example with an Innovation Manager qualification.

Career

In an agile, digitized working world, specialists who are competent and flexible in dealing with the challenges of digital change are in demand.

At the NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management, gifted and talented students from all over the world find ideal learning environment in which they can learn methods, realize innovative ideas and develop their personalities.

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2019
401
2018
401
2017
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Services

Student services

We do our best to ensure that your time at the NIT provides you with a wide-ranging wealth of experience. Students, staff and network partners come together in after-work activities, at subject presentations, and at parties. In the process, they make what is special about the NIT?s unique community continue to grow.

Many of you live and learn under one roof and maintain close ties with the NIT as your new home. NIT staff are happy to be of assistance and will readily answer questions about your studies, the building, and hints on where to go and what to see in Hamburg.

Housing services

As well as teaching and working spaces, the NIT has residential accommodation. Available to rent are 65 student apartments on three floors of the building.

  • 20m² apartment with its own bathroom and kitchenette
  • Fully furnished
  • 2 x large shared kitchens (including dishwasher, stove, and oven) on each floor
  • 2 balconies per floor
  • Large common room with TV and table football
  • Laundry facilities on site
  • Minimum rental period 4 weeks

Library services

The NIT is located on the spacious, green campus of the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) with its large lecture hall and library.

Student Life

Campus life

The NIT is located on the campus of the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH), offering students a perfect opportunity to combine study and life. 

The TUHH campus is a place of pulsating ideas and encounters. Lectures, concerts, parties, company presentations and much more enrich the cultural atmosphere. There are many groups you can join to make music, sing or put on plays. Join the water sports group to canoe or the Academic Sailing Club to cover greater distances by yacht. The cosmopolitan make-up of the student body encourages intercultural exchange. 

Student clubs

At the NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management we offer gifted and talented students from around the world scope for development. We create ideal learning spaces and generate stimuli for innovation and digital change. In our unique community we connect people of different origins and disciplines.

As a member of commuNITy e.V. you will:

  • promote research, teaching, and further education at the NIT
  • connect with the students and the NIT
  • support the ongoing development of the NIT

Accreditation

NIT study programs are accredited by the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA). The FIBAA is an internationally aligned European agency for quality assurance and quality development in academic education. In the course of accreditation, study programs are assessed by recognized experts who make recommendations on further course development.

Student Reviews

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Theo Rieken rated 5 out of 5 stars

The NIT is a very unique school. You will be part of a team of highly motivated and super smart people that mostly have a technical background but want to learn about innovation, business and management. Many found startups or become successful professionals which provides you with an extensive network later on. NIT is perfect for everyone that wants to do the extra mile...

absolutely recommendable
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Best international community and campus. Great job opportunities. NIT is worth every cent.

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