Lead international teams in a tech-driven environment.

As one of the most important influencers, technical processes and engineers need to be on the cutting edge in strategic planning, tactical decision making, and long-term success. With this program you will acquire the necessary skills to face the current global challenges!

If you want to pursue an international career as an engineer, the Executive MBA Engineering Management qualifies you as a sought-after professional in the production and technology sector. As a prospective manager, you will not only impress with your strong management skills and production know-how. You also impress with excellent skills in budgeting, cost planning and the evaluation of quality standards. Interdisciplinary skills that will advance you in project management, quality management or engineering project management. On top of that, your leadership skills will be strengthened and further developed. You will be trained and taught at the TU Wien  as well as at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).

With the Executive MBA Engineering Management you can specialize in one of three areas. Choose between the following 13-day master classes, all taught by international experts at Caltech in Pasadena:

Specializations in Engineering Management

Operations & Supply Chain Management

[Translate to English:] Operations and Supply Chains

Being educated by experienced professionals: US experts train your skills to understand and control processes in logistics, production and global supply chains.
Oct.21-Nov.1, 2024

Deep Tech

[Translate to English:] Deep Tech

This masterclass introduces participants to cutting-edge technologies such as AI, IoT, quantum computing, and biotechnology through a mix of case discussions, lab demonstrations, lectures, and readings.
Dec. 2-13, 2024

Systems Engineering

[Translate to English:] Digital Systems Engineering

Focus on practical methods and tools to determine user requirements, define and effectively verify robust system architectures and designs so that products work as intended.
Sep. 30 - Oct. 11, 2024

Final Degree: Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) in Management & Technology

ECTS Credits: 92

Duration: 3 semesters + Master's Thesis

Structure: Part-time, blocked in modules

Language: English

Tuition Fee: EUR 32,900.00 (VAT exempt, excl. expenses for travel and accommodation), -10% Reduction for TU Wien Graduates

Admission Requirements: First academic degree; 3 years of work experience; personal interview
*) Persons holding an equivalent educational and professional qualification may also be admitted.

Locations: TU Wien, surrounding area of Vienna, Caltech Pasadena, online

Academic Director: Ao.Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Kurt Matyas &  Ing. Mag. Hannes Hunschofsky, MBA

If you choose Operations & Supply Chain Management:

  • Get deep insights into global supply chains, from multi-tier suppliers to final & reverse logistics, trends, strategic & tactical systems in operations & supply chains and all influencing factors
  • Deepen your knowledge on finance & accounting, valuation, economic statements & analytics, new ways to look at operating costs & methods

If you choose Deep Tech:

  • Master techniques for building and executing an innovation agenda at the product, enterprise, and industry levels to maintain a competitive edge in the market
  • Learn to design competitive business models using systems thinking and strategic options to create new value propositions
  • Deepen or expand the ability to have a say and make decisions on management issues and new technologies

If you choose Systems Engineering:

  • Architect systems, sub-systems, interfaces and interactions, hierarchies and hand-offs
  • Asses the maturity of technologies and interfaces between technologies
  • Evolve innovative design approaches for performance and trade-offs while managing change
  • Engineer for specialized outcomes such as Design for Manufacturing, Design-to-Cost, Maintainability and Useability

  • Possibility to choose from three top tech-specializations: Deep Tech, Systems Engineering, Operations & Supply Chain Management
  • Outstanding learning experience at the Caltech campus in Pasadena
  • International and experienced lecturers and small class sizes
  • Personal training on soft skills and leadership development in Vienna
  • Improvement of business skills and project management

This MBA is the right choice for you if you ...

  • want to develop innovative fundamental models and concepts within the given framework.

  • want to be challenged to perform economic analysis for real-world strategic and tactical actions

  • want to put your newly acquired knowledge into practice

  • want to assume or advance in a leadership position in the engineering industry

We particularly address persons with professional backgrounds in the following areas ...

  • Transport, Mobility and Logistics
  • Productions and Operations
  • Systems Engineering, IT and Programming
  • Data Science and Business Analytics
  • Public service, municipalities, engineering offices or consulting companies

For suitable applicants for the upcoming program start in March 2024 we offer the opportunity to apply for two different TU Wien ACE scholarships ("Fast Forward" or "Women in Leadership"). You can find more information on the requirements & application options here.


[Translate to English:] Hauptgebäude TU Wien

Our international lectures will teach in Vienna, Pasadena and online.

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