Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation
Our MBA program for entrepreneurial professionals and future leaders: become a driver for innovation and create impact.
Audience: (future) entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs
Cost: EUR 39,000 (plus student union fee)
Degree: Master of Business Administration (MBA) awarded by Technical University of Munch (TUM)
Duration: 4 semesters, approx. 65 course days
Format: part-time, on-site; 100% English
Start: October 2022
Accreditation: AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business); EQUIS (European Quality Improvement System); AMBA (Association of MBAs)
Embark on an entrepreneurial experience
Engage with successful entrepreneurs
Be part of a close-knit group
Gain new perspectives
As a joint program by the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and UnternehmerTUM, the Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation helps you gain a holistic understanding of entrepreneurial processes, and to develop your leadership skills. Engaging with like-minded professionals, faculty, and members of our entrepreneurial ecosystem, you will gain powerful insights and bonds.
a sound foundation in state-of-the-art management skills
interactive case studies and action-based learning
deep insights into the art of new venture creation
input from experienced entrepreneurs, corporate innovators and professors
direct application of learnings in team and impact projects
implementation of the Business Design Approach
support from experienced experts from various fields
prototyping in the high-tech workshop MakerSpace
Join a World-Class Innovation Ecosystem:
TUM is a world-class university with a focus on entrepreneurship
UnternehmerTUM is Germany's leading Center for Innovation & Business Creation with access to a wide network of services and partners
an active alumni club that provides lifelong support
With the following prerequisites, we manage to bring together professionally experienced and qualified people. Even more important to us in the selection process are individuals who want to make a difference and who are determined to pursue entrepreneurial opportunities.
To apply, make sure you fulfill this criteria
- english language proficiency
- academic degree
- at least three years of work experience
- entrepreneurial drive
- consultation (recommended; info session, online, by telephone or in person)
- online registration and submission of your application documents
- evaluation of the candidate’s application documents against the central TUM admission requirements, considering also the candidate’s motivation and aims for pursuing an Executive MBA
- pre-selected candidates will be invited for a face-to-face or virtual interview
Do I need to speak German in order to take part in the program?
No. The program and the application process are completely held in English. German language proficiency is therefore not a requirement.
What do exams look like?
Students show their learning success in individual and team assignments. This includes writing academic papers and giving presentations in front of the class. There are no sit-in exams.
Do you offer scholarships or financial support?
We currently do not offer scholarships or financial support for our students. We advise our candidates to search online for scholarships or to win their employers’ support for the program.
Do I need to take the GMAT?
No. We do not require a GMAT. We favor an individual evaluation of your suitability for the program based on your qualification, professional experience as well as your entrepreneurial drive and interest in innovation and business creation.
Strategy & Organization; Entrepreneurship; Entrepreneurial Finance & Accounting; Marketing, Sales & Operations; Leadership & Cooperation; Innovation Management
Team Project; Impact Project
International Study Trip