MBA / M.A. at the NIT

Study Technology Management

It's not only about

Innovation, Responsibility and Sustainability

The MBA Technology Management degree program offers a thorough grasp of business administration customized for individuals in engineering or those operating within a technological framework, creating a unique blend of both disciplines. Graduates have the opportunity to specialise in their professional life. The career prospects are considered good to very good, as companies are urgently looking for specialists in this field. 

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) is considered the highest academic management qualification and is primarily aimed at subject experts who have both feet in the working world.

At the NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management you study technology management individually: Depending on your personal goals, you can complete your studies at the NIT with a Master's degree (Single Degree) or a Double Degree, the Masters degree in combination with an engineering or science Master's degree at the Hamburg University of Technology TUHH.

Career opportunities

The possibilities are endless

By earning an MBA in Technology Management, many opportunities are open to you. There are many possibilities, like product development, production planning and management of a company. The expertise of technology managers is in high demand in various professions, such as product management, production optimisation, sales & marketing. The doors are also open to you internationally, as NIT places great emphasis on internationally oriented teaching.

What the curriculum is about

Study content

The content of the MBA has a high practical component as well as project-based learning and prepares you for leadership and management tasks. 
In order to enable independent learning, each student has a real project at the center of their studies at the NIT. Students implement an innovative project based on an area of business development.
This project can either be initiated by the students themselves or be an innovation project from one of the partner companies. Students can apply and deepen their acquired knowledge in the areas of corporate innovation and entrepreneurship during the internship as well as during the Master's thesis.

The NIT learning concept

Modular and innovative

At the NIT, we reflect a modern and agile work environment through our innovative learning concepts: we do not focus on lecturing, but rather on student-learning through many dynamic, practical, and socially-integrated projects.
Modules from the areas of classical management, self-development, innovation management, company foundation, and digitalization familiarize students with the entrepreneurial challenges of the future.

Topics such as ethics, law, and IT security further expand on important aspects of technology management. In addition, students can learn programming and familiarize themselves on real projects with relevant innovation methods such as design thinking.

Studying at the NIT has many advantages
  • A practical and project-oriented learning concept that promotes future-oriented competencies
  • International and intercultural community
  • Close contact to industry: internship and master thesis possible in a company
  • International lecturers from renowned business schools, universities and industry
  • Individual support by lecturers, tutors and NIT staff
  • Assistance with career planning
  • Living on campus: modern apartments in the NIT Building
  • Global alumni network and friendships around the world
  • University degree from the Hamburg University of Technology TUHH

Some Interesting Facts

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successfull alumni
Who can apply

The requirements to study at the NIT

We accept applications from outstanding international and German students, in particular students must have:

  • For the Double Degree: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Natural Science, Information or Computer Science
  • For the Single Degree: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Natural Science, Information or Computer Science or in a business related field
  • Good grades (in the upper third to quarter)
  • Proven record of personal and academic achievement
  • High level of proficiency in English
  • Initial professional experience is a plus but not a requirement for admission
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The duration can be flexibly adapted through our modular learning concept.

Recommended course of studies:

Master/MBA – 90 ECTS part-time 
Volume approx. 30 hours/week = 3 semesters + 1 semester for the thesis

Master/MBA – 120 ECTS part-time
Volume approx. 30 hours/week = 4 semesters + 1 semester for the thesis

Master/MBA – 90 ECTS full-time
Volume approx. 40 hours/week = 2 semesters + 1 semester for the thesis


20 to 35 students


Start of study program
October 2024

Start of German-language course
September 2024

Application period
December 1, 2023 until August 31, 2024
> learn how to apply here



Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Arts (Work experience < 1 years)

Degree conferred 
by Hamburg University of Technology TUHH

Credit points

90 ECTS or 120 ECTS



Tuition fee

Master 90 ECTS: 26,750 EUR
Master 120 ECTS: +9.750 EUR



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