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Hamburg University of Technology

Global Technology and Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship (GTIME)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business and Economics, Industrial Engineering
English only
Winter semester:  01 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€1625 - €5339 / €2575 - €6761
Tuition fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Tuition fees in TUHH for the first year is 6,500 € for everyone. For the 2nd year is as follows: Aalborg University (Denmark) charges 0 € to Denmark residents, 36,000 DKK (approx. 2,952 €) to EU residents, and 76,200 DKK to non-EU residents (approx. 3,800 €); Kaunas University of Technology (Lithuania) charges 2,400 € to Denmark residents, 2,952 € to EU residents, and 3,800 € to non-EU residents; Manipal Academy of Higher Education (India) charges 17,280 USD (approx. 14,860.80 €) to everyone; Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (Japan) charges 1,350,000 JPY (approx. 10,935 €) to everyone; and University of Strathclyde (Scotland) charges 9,250 GBP (approx. 10,175 €) to EU residents, and 18,750 GBP (approx. 20,625 €) to non-EU residents.

Course description

The MSc. in Global Technology and Innovation Management & Entrepreneurship (GTIME) is a unique 2-year programme offered jointly by internationally distinguished universities with extraordinary competences in the field of Technology and Innovation Management as well as Entrepreneurship. GTIME students have the opportunity to study at two international universities, with the programme's delivery over two years providing a greater depth of learning, more industrial engagement and a rich cultural experience. The consortium consists of following partners: Aalborg University (Denmark), Kaunas University of Technology (Lithuania), Manipal University (India), Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University (Japan), Hamburg University of Technology (Germany) and University of Strathclyde (Scotland).


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in engineering, science and technology, business engineering, business administration (including business informatics, business mathematics, and business geography) or economics.

GPA Comment

Good previous academic performance.

Language Requirements

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

min C1 Advanced (CAE)
min 6.5
min 90
min 577
Telc English B2-C1 University
min C1
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
All applicants whose native language is not English must submit a valid proof of proficiency in English, even though English might be an official language in their home country and even though their previous education might have been conducted in the English language. Valid means that any certificate may not be older than two years prior to the application deadline. A formal proof of proficiency in German is not required for admission to this program, but a basic knowledge of German will be helpful for everyday life during the first year in Hamburg. Regarding the study visit at the second-year partner institutions no country-specific language skills are required.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:December 14 (German)December 14 (EU)December 14 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Please note that incomplete applications cannot be considered. And it is possible to apply for one international Master's degree course at TUHH only. Please submit the following documents by using the uploading portal as a part of the online application facility. It is only possible to upload PDF files with a maximum of 7 MB per file. Please upload the original documents and also a translation, if necessary. If your original documents are issued in German or English a translation of a sworn translator is not required.

  1. Curriculum vitae/résumé: TUHH does not require or provide any standard format for the CV. The CV must not consist of more than 2 pages.
  2. Bachelor's degree certificate: Bachelor's degree certificate or equivalent, including your aggregate mark or grade average. If your final degree certificate is not yet available, you need to submit an official provisional degree certificate or an official letter of your registrar, dean or academic supervisor, listing the remaining subjects and, if possible, the prospective grades as well as the prospective final grade average.
  3. Complete university transcript of record: complete university transcript of record (semester mark sheets), listing your subjects and grades. If your final year transcripts are not yet available, you need to submit an official provisional transcript or an official letter of your registrar, dean or academic supervisor, listing the remaining subjects and, if possible, the prospective grades as well as the prospective final grade average.
  4. An official explanation of the university grading system: an official explanation of your university grading system issued by your registrar, dean, or academic supervisor, indicating at least the maximum passing grade, the minimum passing grade and the minimum passing grade for graduation.
  5. Proof of English (see language requirements).

This is a complete list of application documents. Any other documents (GRE e. g.) will neither be read nor considered. And please do not submit any documents by post mail.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website