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HTW Berlin - University of Applied Sciences

Construction and Real Estate Management

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Civil Engineering, Business Administration, Real Estate, Building and Construction
English only
Winter semester: 15 Dec
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Start Dates
Winter Semester: September
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in civil engineering, architecture, or a related subject area.

Required ECTS credits: 180

Students will be selected on the basis of the overall average grade of their prior studies, work experience, and English language ability.

Work Experience

By proving more than two years of professional experience after finishing the first academic degree, successfully admitted students can obtain a German-Finnish joint degree from HTW Berlin and Metropolia UAS. If the student has less than two years of professional experience, the student will be awarded a German Master´s degree title from the HTW Berlin.

GPA Comment

Not specified by the university, but taken into account during the admission process.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CEFR English
min C1
min 95
min 7
PTE Academic
min 76
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Proof of language skills is not required for applicants with English as their mother tongue.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:November 15 (German)November 15 (EU)October 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:
In 11 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:

€ 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents

Complete application documentation must comprise:

For entry to the program:

  1. Completed HTW Berlin application form.
  2. Copy of passport or identity card (proof of identity).
  3. Documentation proving that the entry requirements for the consecutive Master's program Construction and Real Estate Management have been met. Grade transcripts must be included as attested copies alongside a detailed description of the program, in a German or English translation if the originals were not awarded in English or German.
  4. Evidence of the number of ECTS credits completed from the first professional higher education degree. If an applicant's first degree comprises at least 240 credits, he/she may study. Based on the number of credits gained with the applicant's first degree, the selection committee shall document whether he/she can study on program variant I with 120 credits or program variants II or III with 60 credits. Accreditation of further study or extra-curricular competence is also possible.
  5. Evidence of English proficiency (see language requirements).
  6. If applicable, evidence of at least two years of relevant professional experience following the first academic degree; submission of this evidence shall be documented by the selection committee as an entry requirement for gaining a joint degree as per StPO Annex 1 programme variant Ib, IIb or IIIb.

For admission to the program:

  1. Evidence of the final grade/average grade (to one decimal place) of the first academic degree.
  2. Evidence of relevant professional experience/qualification following the first academic degree (tabular overview of previous academic education and relevant professional experience following the first academic degree).
  3. An independently formulated exposition on the content and purpose of academic assignments at Master's level at universities of applied science (to a length of at least two pages).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website