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Study Programmes Master M.Eng. Engineering and International Business - Focus on Renewable Energy, Water and Waste Management

Berlin

Engineering and International Business (M.Eng.)
Focus on Renewable Energy, Water and Waste Management

Become part of the Blue Economy

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Nadine Schindler

You have an Engineering or Science degree? You wish to get a business education while extending your technical knowledge and skills in the area of renewable energies? 

Enhance your career prospects with our interdisciplinary Master's programme in Engineering and International Business - Focus on Renewable Energy, Water and Waste Management. Our new Master of Engineering degree enables you to gain a holistic understanding of both economic and technical systems.

Considering our international perspective, we put an emphasis on three relevant professional areas within the curriculum: renewable energies, sustainable water supply and sustainable waste management.

Take advantage of our excellent study conditions, our expertise, our networks and the international atmosphere of SRH Hochschule Berlin. Become a sought-after international expert of the Blue Economy. Learn to work, think and act like both an engineer and an entrepreneur.

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  • Overview
All facts at a glance
Overview
Degree Master of Engineering (M. Eng.)
Credit Points

120 Credits

Duration of Study

4 semesters

Start Date

Winter semester (October this year, September from next year on)

Study Type Full Time
Admission Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Natural Sciences, proof of English language proficiency and successful participation in the selection process.

Languages English
Mandatory Internship

No

Content, Objective and Course Structure

The interdisciplinary approach of the study programme fosters the technical knowledge in elective modules on renewable energies, water management and residue management. Using the synergies between these modules, students acquire the ability to combine different technologies and skills in order to develop new sustainable solutions.  

In addition to technical expertise, Master of Engineering students become acquainted with management subjects and theories and get to extend their project management skills within an international context. They learn about Marketing, Sales, Finance, Investment Strategies and International Contract Law. Equipped with this interdisciplinary background, graduates of the Engineering and International Business programme are able to enjoy great career prospects.

Knowledge, methods, experience and personality
Professional, social, methodological and practical skills: thanks to the newly developed curriculum, our study programme provides you with comprehensive skills. The international profile of our university and the intercultural character of our student body strengthen your personality. SRH offers you the ideal conditions to thrive in a multicultural world. 

Module overview:

1st Semester2nd Semester3rd Semester4th Semester

Renewable Energy Systems

Sales and International Marketing

International Environmental Agreements and Environmental Life Cycle Assessment

Research & Development – Strategy, Concept, Methods

Technologies for Sustainable Water Management

Global Financing and Investment Strategies

Licensing Requirements and Procedures

Master’s Colloquium

Technologies for Sustainable Residue Management

International Project Development

International Contract Law

Master’s Thesis and Defense

Advanced Mathematics

Renewable Power Systems (PV, Wind, Hydro, Storage, Distribution) including Practice

Artificial Intelligence and Security

 

Statistics

Renewable Heating and Cooling Systems (Solar, Heat Pump, Cogeneration, Storage, Distrib.) incl. Practice

Service and Quality

 

Principles of Electrical Engineering and Thermodynamics

Bioenergy and Residue Management incl. Practice

Project Practice

 

 

Water Management Technologies incl. Practice

 

 

 

Career Perspectives

The majority of jobs for "Engineering and International Business" graduates are within innovative growth industries and offer great career prospects. The Green or Blue Economy provides a basis for a variety of jobs that require experts with extensive engineering knowledge who are able to take on demanding management and leadership positions in international companies.

Advance your career with a Master's degree
Upon graduation you can work in consultancies, in innovative start-ups, in plant manufacturing or in traditional companies that switch to renewable energy solutions and technologies. Further career opportunities lie in residue management, sustainable water supply systems as well as energy and environmental technologies.

Areas of work:

  • planning and development offices

  • consulting firms

  • plant operators

  • energy and water suppliers

  • plant manufacturers

  • associations

  • public institutions and authorities (licensing authorities, planning and development departments, etc.)

Pursue a doctor’s degree
The degree in Engineering and International Business prepares you for a leading position in a company, an academic career or a PhD.

Application

Get your career started at SRH Hochschule Berlin and apply for our Master's programme. Here you find information about admission requirements and your next steps towards studying at SRH. 

You can start your studies at SRH Hochschule Berlin in the winter semester. Just apply online now. We will carefully review your application and invite you to an interview if your qualifications meet our Master's study criteria. Applying is free of charge.

Admission requirements
Admission requirements vary according to the educational background and citizenship of applicants.

Bachelor's degree in

  • Engineering (Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering etc.) or 
  • (Natural) Sciences or
  • equivalent degree in the same area of studies.

During their previous studies, students need to have had the following subjects incl. the required credits and study workload:

Note: 1 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System) credit point is equivalent to 30h of study workload.

Mathematics (Algebra, Analysis):  24 ECTS credits x 30h = 720h workload

Sciences (Physics, Chemistry): 24 ECTS credits x 30h = 720h workload

Computer Science or similar: 12 ECTS credits x 30h = 360h workload

From 2018 on, SRH Hochschule Berlin will be offering pre-study courses in the relevant areas for applicants who did not have the necessary amount of workload or enough credit points in the above-mentioned subjects in their previous studies.

Further requirements are

  • proof of English language proficiency and
  • successful participation in the selection process. 

All applications are examined individually to determine if they meet the admission requirements.

Proof of language skills
The following English proficiency tests are accepted:

  • TOEFL 87 ibt
  • TOEIC Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150
  • IELTS (academic) 6.5 (minimum of 6.0 for each skill)
  • CAE (grade A, B, or C)
  • CPE (grade A, B or C)
  • Pearson English Test Academic (PTE-A): 59 points
Tuition fees and financing

Studying at SRH Hochschule Berlin is worth the investment. You benefit from high-quality education that will prepare you for the challenges of your dream job.

A degree from SRH Hochschule Berlin facilitates the entry into the job market. Excellent study conditions and comprehensive services help you focus on your studies.

Tuition fees
Tuition fees are €700 per month. The fees remain the same for the entire duration of the Master's programme. There is a fixed examination fee of € 2,400 which is split into instalments that are due each semester: 1st semester €500, 2nd semester €500, 3rd semester €500, 4th semester €900. An additional enrolment fee of €250  is to be paid once at the start of the programme.

 

Funding and scholarships
BAföG, scholarship programmes, grants, Germany Scholarship or study loans – there are several possibilities to finance your studies. What is the best option for you? Contact us so we can advise you and find the best solution.


Scholarships
There are many types of scholarships available. Find the best one for you. Further information about scholarships

Live and study in Berlin
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Questions about the programme? Contact us.

Student Office

M.A. Nadine Schindler

University Administration

Assistant to the Vice President of Academic Affairs, Admission Service
Room H.825
Telephone +49(0)30 374 374 321
Fax +49(0)30 374 374 375
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Programme Director

Prof. Dr. Michael Hartmann

University Management

Vice President of Academic Affairs & Teaching, Study Programme Director Renewable Energy
Room H.819
Telephone +49 30 374 374-320 Send an email

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