MBA (Executive) - field of study: Innovation and Business Creation
Course of studies
Duration of study (semesters)4
Description of course of studiesThe Executive MBA in Innovation and Business Creation combines the strengths of the Technical University of Munich with the entrepreneurial expertise of UnternehmerTUM, Center for Innovation and Business Creation at TUM. The program combines an excellent academic management education with individual start-up and innovation advisory, providing an excellent opportunity to acquire and develop entrepreneurial skills. The Executive MBA is aimed at entrepreneurs, founders, professionals and executives interested in a general management education with a special focus on innovation management, entrepreneurship and business model development. The program provides support and advisory for the development of business ideas and start-ups. During a study visit in Silicon Valley participants gain international experience and establish contacts with start-ups, high-tech companies and venture capitalists.
Major fields of studyThe program consists of learning modules and project modules: In the learning modules, participants develop their management skills and sharpen their entrepreneurial understanding (topics of learning modules: Management Foundations, Business Creation & Entrepreneurship, Operational Excellence, Innovation & Leadership, New Venture Creation). In the project modules, you learn how to realize new business opportunities - from the development of the business model to market entry. Overall, the program includes 72 days of classroom teaching. The courses take place over a year on a part-time basis (mainly every third week from Thursday to Sunday). Small interdisciplinary groups, a good faculty-participant-ratio and project-based work with intensive advisory provide an ideal learning environment.
Guide to study (Link)http://www.innovationprogram.de/files/C0A8013F0146B93851420A9830C2306E.pdf
Course of studiesMBA (Executive) - field of study: Innovation and Business Creation
Application and admission
ApplicationClasses start once a year in May, we offer rolling admissions. Please send your application to:
Technische Universität München
TUM School of Management
c/o UnternehmerTUM GmbH
Information on the aptitude testApplication Process:
- Submission of complete application documents
- Examination of the documents by the admissions committee
- Decision on invitation for aptitude assessment interview
- Aptitude assessment interview
- Decision on approval or rejection
- Program starts on May 1, 2015
Start of courseEvery May. Next start: May 1, 2015
Application PeriodWe offer rolling admissions. Therefore, we recommend submitting your application as early as possible to secure a place in the program.
Admission notificationVia e-mail after the application process.
Application documentsapplication form, curriculum vitae, evidence of at least four to five years of work experience, two letters of recommendation, university degree certificates and diplomas, transcript of records (officially authenticated copy), essay, motivation letter, proof of English language proficiency, valid passport or personal identity card (copy)
Application documents (International students)application form, curriculum vitae, evidence of at least four to five years of work experience, two letters of recommendation, university degree certificates and diplomas, transcript of records (officially authenticated copy), essay, motivation letter, proof of English language proficiency, valid passport or personal identity card (copy)
If the documents are neither issued in English nor in German, a certified translation has to be provided as well.