UNIQUE: MANAGEMENT STUDIES SPECIFICALLY FOR ENGINEERS

The Master’s program at the NIT prepares ambitious young engineers for exciting challenges in a global context to enable them to work as responsible technology managers in the future. During the two-year part-time program they acquire a wide range of knowledge and skills, adding a soundly- based management training to their engineering expertise. Along with their specialized qualification the focus is on personal development. NIT graduates are trained to take on positions of responsibility in industry and the service sector and to shape tomorrow’s world so as to make it worth living.

WHY THE NIT?

  • Add soundly based management knowhow to your engineering expertise.
  • Our teachers come from universities and business schools of international repute.
  • You learn in classes of a maximum of 35 students and make friends for life.
  • Your fellow-students come from different cultural backgrounds and specialized disciplines.
  • In group projects you benefit from the knowledge of your fellow-students and improve your project management skills.
  • As an NIT student you have friends all over the world.
  • We provide individual support. As a very small institute we maintain close ties with our students.
  • We also offer international students Hamburg families to make it easier for them to settle in and to help them to feel at home.

DOUBLE MASTER’S AT THE TUHH AND THE NIT

Be both: an engineer and a technology manager. In our double Master’s program you study for an MSc at the Hamburg University of Technology and – at the same time – for a Master’s in technology management at the NIT. The NIT programs are customized for engineers and an ideal addition to your competences.

PART-TIME MBA PROGRAM

Take you next career step. The NIT’s MBA program in technology management prepares engineers for responsible leadership and management tasks. The curriculum, including case studies and project tasks, is specially designed to match your real world of work. Together with fellow-students from around the world you will experience university life again.

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HOW YOU APPLY

Studying at the NIT is aimed at motivated graduates or professional with a Bachelor’s in engineering, good English, and ambition to look further afield. In a multistage selection procedure we look forward to getting to know you.

TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT

Studying Technology Management at the NIT qualifies you to take on responsible tasks in management and leadership positions. Successful engineers need more than mere specialized knowledge. Soft skills and soundly based management knowhow pave your way to a successful career in technology management.

INTERNATIONAL TEACHING STAFF

Management training at the NIT is based on the expertise of international experts from science and industry. Our teachers come from highly regarded universities and business schools in Europe, the U.S. and Australia. They also include experienced professionals from internationally active enterprises.

CLOSE TIES WITH INDUSTRY

For Master’s theses, internships or scholarships, the NIT maintains close ties with a large number of companies all over Germany. Many of them do business all over the world. We offer our students an opportunity to gain practical experiences and make valuable career contacts during their studies.

TUITION FEES AND FUNDING

Invest in your future. Tuition fees at the NIT amount to EUR 22,000. NIT graduates benefit throughout their careers from the first-rate management training for engineers. The NIT offers selected, especially good students an industry scholarship awarded by one of our partner companies.

GET TO KNOW US IN PERSON

We are very happy to present ourselves to you in person. We regularly invite prospective students to information evenings at which we can tell them more about our study program. In cooperation with the Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) we also provide webinars to enable international students to contact us directly. In addition, we welcome the opportunity to answer your queries by e-mail or in a personal interview.

STUDYING IN GERMANY

Modern teaching methods, technical equipment and a high level of practical orientation make Germany an attractive study location. Germany is one of the Top Three countries of choice for international students. A German university degree is held in high regard by employers all over the world.

GATEWAY TO THE WORLD

Study for a Master’s or an MBA in Hamburg and you will experience a lot during your studies. The Gateway to the World, as Hamburg is known for its world-famous port, is Germany’s second-largest city with around two million inhabitants. Concerts, theaters and musicals invite you to go out for the evening. Those who prefer to take it easy can relax on the banks of the Elbe River or in one of many parks.

LIFE ON CAMPUS

Live and learn under one roof. We reserve for all of our students an apartment in our on-campus student hall of residence. The main lecture theater, university library and commons are only a stone’s throw away. In the communal areas you can play table soccer with friends or barbecue on the balcony with fellow-students. What’s special about living in an NIT apartment? It feels like home.

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STUDENTS AND PROSPECTIVES

NIT at TUHH hautnah

The NIT Northern Institute of Technology Management is part of "TUHH hautnah" with student projects and NIT band.

29 Mar

NXP night at NIT

On March 29, NIT alumni share their experiences at NXP Semiconductors in Hamburg.

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PROSPECTIVES

Admission Deadline Intl. Double Degree

Please apply until March 31 for our international Double Degree Programs (Technology Management at NIT plus international Master's program at TUHH).

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LIVING ON CAMPUS: DISCOVER THE APARTMENTS

GAINED ADMISSION TO THE NIT? – YOUR NEXT STEPS

  • If you want to live on campus at the NIT, please indicate that on your registration form
  • Apply for a visa (and do it as soon as possible)
  • Write to current NIT students (we are happy to put you in touch with them)
  • Sign the Academic Agreement that we send you
  • Clarify how you are going to finance your studies (scholarships, student loans, etc.)
  • Prepare your enrollment documents
  • Find out how best to get to Hamburg

Once you are here we will help you

    • To register with the municipal authorities
    • To open a bank account
    • To take out health insurance cover
    • To enroll as a student at the NIT and the TUHH

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