Wilhelm Buechner University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt

Introduction

Achieve Your Master's Degree with Distance and Online Learning

Are you in employment and would like to boost your career with a master's degree? Then study alongside your day job in the comfort of your own home - with a high-quality degree from Wilhelm Buechner University. When it comes to core competencies in the fields of engineering sciences, computer sciences, digital media, and technology, we are distance/online learning experts. Working professionals come here to qualify for international roles and leadership positions!

Studying here means maximum flexibility! You can attain a recognized master's degree alongside your work thanks to distance and online learning. And you can start studying whenver you like.

Study anywhere, anytime

There are many great reasons to complete a master's degree course at Wilhelm Buechner University. We are Germany's largest private university for technology and lead the way in terms of distance and online learning. We'll help you get your master's.

Time to aim high - a master's from Wilhelm Buechner University will transform your future career. Lay the foundation for a global career in the technology sector now.

Quick Facts:

  • Germany's Largest Private University for Technology
  • Founded in 1996, teaching began in 1997
  • Excellent national and international reputation
  • More than 6,000 students
  • State accredited, ACQUIN and ZEvA accreditation certificates
  • Experts in distance and online learning
  • Courses meet current and future labor market requirements
  • Course content with a practical focus
  • High Flexibility
  • Personalized Support

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We offer you a four-week, no-obligation free trial, giving you plenty of time to test your degree course at Wilhelm Buechner University. In other words, take the first step toward a bright future - risk free.

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This school offers programs in:
  • English
  • German

Accreditations

State accredited, ACQUIN and ZEvA accreditation certificates

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Programs

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Master

MSc in IT Management

Online Part time 2 - 3 years Open Enrollment Germany Germany Online

IT managers work in companies at the interface between information-technology and business processes. They plan, steer, and monitor company IT, including its allocated resources, thus helping to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the enterprise. Moreover, they are in a position to evaluate modern information technologies and show where they can be of benefit in the design and optimization of the value creation process, whether locally or in an international business environment. [+]

IT managers work in companies at the interface between business and information-technology processes. They plan, steer, and monitor company IT, including its allocated resources, thus helping to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of the enterprise. Moreover, they are in a position to evaluate modern information technologies and show where they can be of benefit in the design and optimization of the value creation process, whether locally or in an international business environment. This master’s program is designed for IT specialists, computer scientists, engineers, natural scientists, and economists who require background knowledge for implementing and managing IT services in managerial and executive positions. In this program you gain the expertise and competences you need to successfully master organizational tasks. Implementation of the measures that result from your work will be cost-efficient and effective. As a graduate, you will be able to formulate and put into practice an IT strategy based on company goals and business processes. As an IT manager in your firm, you are the vital link between IT and business policies. Therefore, our course of studies offers you the management skills and the expertise you need to plan and develop modern IT architectures. You gain the knowledge required in the subdisciplines relevant to IT environments and you develop the soft skills necessary in order to feel comfortable in executive positions and project management. Your expertise and management skills also form an excellent basis for a position in business consulting. With this master’s degree you are also eligible for senior civil service positions and for admission to Ph.D. programs. The level of innovation in IT and in processes supported by information systems is extremely high. The IT Management master’s degree course readies you for a wide range of possibilities and provides excellent long-term perspectives at home and in the international job market. Fundamentals and Core Area Fundamentals Quantitative Methods and Financial Mathematics 6 credits Project Management and Management Techniques 6 credits Organizational Development 6 credits Elective: (1 of 2) Corporate Management 6 credits Distributed Information Systems 6 credits Core Areas Strategic Information Management 6 credits International Management and Intercultural Communication 6 credits Management of IT Projects and Quality 6 credits IT Innovation Management 6 credits IT Service Management 6 credits Collaboration Engineering 6 credits Specialization and Application Specialization (Pick two modules) IT Controlling 6 credits IT Security Management 6 credits Software Architecture and Concepts 6 credits E-Business Management 6 credits Scientific Application and Project Studies Business Research Methods 6 credits Specialization Elective (in one of the chosen modules) 6 credits Project Work 6 credits Studying with Maximum Flexibility Wilhelm Büchner University leads the way in terms of distance/online learning technology and organization. With us, you can complete an MSc in Technology and Innovation Management alongside work – and study in the comfort of your own home. You learn whenever and wherever you want, and you can start studying at any time. All over the world. We are dedicated to giving you the support you need. So you can reach your goals. Distance and Online Learning We offer you an innovative mix of distance learning methods that combines study booklets with online study aids such as downloads, videos, webinars, and group forums. As these are accessible from PCs, tablets, and smartphones, you benefit from maximum flexibility. Furthermore, tutors and student advisors are always on hand to provide you with reliable, personalized online support. At Wilhelm Büchner University, you determine your own study rhythm to fit your personal circumstances. We offer you reliable and personalized support throughout your studies and are easily reached whenever you need us. [-]

MSc

MSc in Technology and Innovation Management (taught in English)

Online Part time Open Enrollment Germany Germany Online

With a Master of Science in Technology and Innovation Management, you are qualified to work in a technical position in an international organization and perform complex management and specialist tasks. [+]

With the informatization of traditional industries and the arrival of the Internet of things in factories the fourth industrial revolution starts – Industry 4.0. Smart factories emerge which are characterized by resource efficiency and ergonomics. Businesses are looking for qualified candidates who have technological competence and knowledge in the area of technology and innovation management. In great demand are those who also have an analytical mind for research-oriented work in particular in an international context. The master’s course in Technology and Innovation Management prepares you for precisely this environment. This course is suited to graduates of economics, industrial engineering, and related subjects with at least one year of professional work experience. As a graduate of this master’s degree course, you will be well prepared for a broad range of positions and careers in the context of industry 4.0. You will be introduced to the success factors of the technology-based engineering and learn how to apply this knowledge. Building on your fundamental knowledge of business and economic methodologies you will deepen and broaden your specialist knowledge in the areas of technology and innovation management as well as general management in an international and technical context. In addition, you will acquire advanced technical understanding in your chosen technology track. The research focus of the course is demonstrated by your work on a research proposal, the literature review and master’s thesis that build on this. You will develop the problem-solving skills that can be applied in all professional situations. As a Master of Science in Technology and Innovation Management, you are qualified to work in a technical position in an international organization and perform complex management and specialist tasks in the context of industry 4.0. Core Areas Technology and Innovation Management Quality Management 6 credits Lean Six Sigma 6 credits Innovation Management 6 credits Innovation Strategies 6 credits Technology Management 6 credits R&D Management 6 credits General Management International Management and Intercultural Communication 6 credits Organizational Development 6 credits Collaboration Engineering 6 credits Studying with Maximum Flexibility Wilhelm Büchner University leads the way in terms of distance/online learning technology and organization. With us, you can complete an MSc in Technology and Innovation Management alongside work – and study in the comfort of your own home. You learn whenever and wherever you want, and you can start studying at any time. All over the world. We are dedicated to giving you the support you need. So you can reach your goals. Distance and Online Learning We offer you an innovative mix of distance learning methods that combines study booklets with online study aids such as downloads, videos, webinars, and group forums. As these are accessible from PCs, tablets, and smartphones, you benefit from maximum flexibility. Furthermore, tutors and student advisors are always on hand to provide you with reliable, personalized online support. At Wilhelm Büchner University, you determine your own study rhythm to fit your personal circumstances. We offer you reliable and personalized support throughout your studies and are easily reached whenever you need us. Duration of Study Four-semester course (two years) Admissions Criteria If you wish to study at a German university, your highest qualification has to be recognized here in Germany. It is therefore necessary to ascertain whether this qualification is equivalent to a German qualification that entitles you to complete a master’s or other degree course at a German university. For our international master’s degree courses, we would look at your most recent bachelor’s degree. We will examine your documents during the enrollment process. We ask that you submit a résumé and an officially attested copy of your highest qualification alongside your registration form. [-]

Contact

Wilhelm Buechner University

Address Ostendstrasse 3
64319 Pfungstadt, Germany
Website http://www.wb-university.com/
Phone +49 6157 806 806