Start your Master's online study programme in Engineering Management now
For experts in technology and science, it is becoming increasingly important in our networked world to combine technical expertise with skills in leadership and communication. You are an Engineer and want to elavate your management skills to a top international level? Our English-language Master's in Engineering Management combines technical know-how with innovative topics from management theory and practice. From Strategic Management to Performance Measurement to Product Development, this hands-on study programme will give you the knowledge, confidence and authority to assert yourself as a leader at the intersection of Technology and Management. So what are you waiting for?
100% flexibleYou decide where and when you want to study.
Versatile & InnovativeYour digital learning journey with personal support!
Top-level educationFirst-class study programmes with a recommendation rate of 96%.
Study programme & degreeMaster of Engineering (M.Eng.) 60 ECTS
Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible
Application & starting dateStart immediately or anytime
Online application, no application deadlines
Study duration & extension12-24 months, depending on model
Extension possible free of charge
LocationsStudy programme independent of time & place
No mandatory attendance
Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App
Exams online or at nearest examination centre
Study feesStarting at 448€/month, depending on model
Regular discount campaigns
Recognition & ApprovalStudy program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned
60 ECTS - English
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Duration 12 Months
Perfect for students who want to hit the ground running and shorten the period of study by increasing their studying pace.
Duration 18 Months
Excellent for talented all-rounders who want to give their studies everything they’ve got while holding down a job and keeping down their monthly costs at the same time.
Duration 24 Months
Ideal for students who would like to take their time completing their course on top of their job and everyday life and keep down the monthly costs of their studies.
The total price includes a one-off graduation fee in the amount of €799. This fee is payable at the end of your studies.
Career coaching: this offer is available to Bachelor’s degree students (with at least 120 ECTS) and Master’s degree students.
Cloud-based open source tools: in order to make use of cloud-based open source tools during your studies, you will need a desktop PC or laptop. Neither is included in the package of services we provide.
Free trial phase of four weeks*
Access to online libraries
Personal assistance from lecturers
Online campus with innovative study tools
Access to Statista and LinkedIn Learning
Individual study and career coaching
Online exams around the clock
License for Microsoft Office and Teams
Flexible extension of study duration
- Completed, undergraduate degree with a focus on Engineering Science
- From a state or state-recognised college/university
- Final grade of at least "Satisfactory"
Depending on your educational background, the following options are possible:
- With 240 ECTS from the first degree: Direct access possible
- With 210 ECTS from your first degree: Gain access by attending courses totaling 30 ECTS to close the ECTS credit point gap
Proof of at least one year of qualified professional experience when starting the study programme
- With 180 ECTS from the first degree: Access possible by attending courses totaling 30 ECTS and proof of at least one year of qualified professional experience when starting the study programme (must be acquired after completing your undergraduate degree.)
Proof of at least two years of qualified professional experience when starting the study programme (must be acquired after completing your undergraduate degree.)
Note on qualified work experience:
Qualified professional experience of one year in full-time employment must be acquired after completing your undergraduate degree and fully documented when starting the study programme. The professional experience from a dual study programme cannot be used to bridge missing ECTS credit points.
In general, knowledge and skills acquired outside of higher education can be recognised.
The optional admission possibilities represent individual cases of the above-mentioned general admission requirements and ensure the existence of a corresponding qualification for master's programmes. The final decision on admission is at the discretion of the university.
For the English-language study programme, we require proof of your English language skills. We accept the following:
- TOEFL (min. 80 points) or
- IELTS (min. Level 6) or
- Duolingo English test (min. 95 points) or
- Cambridge Certificate (min. grade B)
Please note: The proof must be submitted before the start of the study programme and must not be older than five years. If you have already completed your first degree in English or if English is your native language, you no longer need to prove your English language skills separately.
As a Project Engineer, you carry out technical and engineering tasks in a project, but also have the necessary management skills to support Project Management or Engineering Management.
Engineering (Project) Manager
As an Engineering (Project) Manager, you lead engineering-related projects and have a strong technical background, as well as experience in leading teams.
Product Development Engineer/Manager
Als Produktentwicklungs-Ingenieur/Manager konzipierst Du ganz neue Produkte. Dabei entwirfst und testest Du modernste Werkzeuge und Techniken, die im Kontext von Industrie 4.0 eingesetzt werden.
- Shortening your period of study: Skip individual modules or whole semesters!
- Save on tuition fees: You’ll save €30 for every recognised ECTS point
Even before you apply for an online study programme, we’ll gladly check whether we can take your previous achievements into account: 100% online, no strings attached. Simply fill in our online recognition form.
Send an email to email@example.com to find out which previous achievements you can get recognised. Make sure you send your application before the end of your 1-month trial. You can get your previous achievements recognised during your studies. However, we can no longer grant you a cost reduction after the end of the trial month.
Personalised & flexible
You get to study whenever, however and wherever you want – thanks to our digital campus, flexible full- and part-time models and exams you can sit online at any time. You even decide when to start your studies!
State-approved & award-winning
Our study programmes are state-approved and multi-award-winning. That makes us and our students happy – according to Fernstudiencheck.de, they are 96% likely to recommend us.
Here for you – personally
Get the support you need: via our online campus, you can participate in live sessions, chat with fellow students or benefit from our study and career coaching.
Thanks to our wide selection of practically oriented specialisations, you can create your own profile and develop skills for the career you’re dreaming of.
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