HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

Introduction

Welcome to the HECTOR School of Engineering & Management, the Technology Business School of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). The HECTOR School of Engineering and Management was founded in 2005 and was named after Dr. Hans-Werner Hector, one of the co-founders of the SAP AG. It is located in Karlsruhe, Germany, only one hour away from the International Airport Frankfurt. school building The HECTOR School offers seven part-time master programs designed for ambitious professionals. The master programs are more than typical MBA programs, as they combine management with engineering expertise. The school aims to aid talented young professionals in enhancing their competencies in innovation and technology management and in developing their strategic thinking and interpersonal skills through vital management know-how. The HECTOR School of Engineering & Management's goal is to help organizations improve their strategic capabilities in the field of technology development and management. With Executive Master Programs, Certificate Courses, and Customized Partner Programs, the HECTOR School fosters lifelong learning approaches of its industry partners and the executive development of its graduates. As part of adapting the master programs to the needs of industry, the HECTOR School maintains strategic cooperation with leading companies worldwide, e.g. Bosch, Deutsche Telekom or IBM. Besides excellent education in cutting-edge business and technological knowledge, the HECTOR School facilitates interdisciplinary exchange and provides a multicultural learning environment. The HECTOR School Alumni Group and the KIT Alumni Network connect students, alumni, and lecturers all over the world and foster life-long networking and benefiting from international connections. The HECTOR School of Engineering and Management was accredited by ASIIN.

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Master in Electronic Systems Engineering and Management (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

The graduates of the Electronic Systems Engineering and Management master program are in a position to understand the design of integrated electronic systems. They are able to analyze challenges and problems associated with these systems and to optimize them accordingly. [+]

Master Program in Electronic Systems Engineering and Management

Part-time further qualification for engineers.

Electronic systems are omnipresent. They range from portable devices, such as digital watches and smart phones, to large stationary installations like factory controllers or power plant control systems.

The graduates of the Electronic Systems Engineering and Management master program are in a position to understand the design of integrated electronic systems. They are able to analyze challenges and problems associated with these systems and to optimize them accordingly.

Under the master program, knowledge is acquired on

circuit- and systems design systems theory state-of-the-art material science radio-frequency electronics and state-of-the-art analysis procedures, as well as on process signal theories. ... [-]

Master in Energy Engineering and Management (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Graduates of the Energy Engineering and Management master program have acquired a comprehensive overview of present and future energy systems and their elements. [+]

Master Program in Energy Engineering and Management

Part-time further qualification for engineers.

Managing the use of energy is crucial to industrial societies. The increasing use of energy has been associated with a number of serious problems, some of which, represent major global hazards, e.g. global warming.

Graduates of the Energy Engineering and Management master program have acquired a comprehensive overview of present and future energy systems and their elements. They are capable of participating in the successful introduction of new sustainable energy systems. They are not only able to rate the sustainability, but can also consider the energy systems' operating efficiency, availability and safety in a appropriate way.... [-]


Master in Financial Engineering (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Graduates of the Financial Engineering master program are capable of taking over executive functions in financial management. They are qualified to consider challenges in the financial sector from an engineer’s point of view and to develop and optimize innovative solutions on the basis of fundamental economic laws. [+]

Master Program in Financial Engineering

Part-time further qualification for economists.

Financial engineering provides innovative solutions of pricing, hedging, trading and portfolio management problems by employing advanced mathematical methods and computer technology.

Graduates of the Financial Engineering master program are capable of taking over executive functions in financial management. They are qualified to consider challenges in the financial sector from an engineer’s point of view and to develop and optimize innovative solutions on the basis of fundamental economic laws. Their profound understanding of complex financial products enables them to deal with the challenges of an increasingly globally acting finance sector.... [-]


Master in Green Mobility Engineering (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Graduates of the Green Mobility Engineering master program know the requirements of future mobility systems in terms of conversion of natural resources, environment protection, energy and utilization efficiency, zero-emission level, neutral CO2 balance, safety, comfort, and affordability. [+]

Master Program in Green Mobility Engineering

Part-time further qualification for engineers.

Future mobility necessitates zero-emission transport systems. We will care for our environment, while moving hundreds of kilometers daily. This vision of ‘green mobility’ requires engineers who are committed to following this principle and developing new ‘green’ technologies.

Graduates of the Green Mobility Engineering master program know the requirements of future mobility systems in terms of conversion of natural resources, environment protection, energy and utilization efficiency, zero-emission level, neutral CO2 balance, safety, comfort, and affordability. They work on supplementing and replacing existing technologies.... [-]


Master in Management of Product Development (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Participants in the Management of Product Development master program are able to analyze, design, operate and implement the product development process at their companies in an optimized way. [+]

Master Program in Management of Product Development

Part-time further qualification for engineers.

An integrated approach towards efficient product development uses virtual engineering processes to design highly utilized machine elements and systems.

Participants in the Management of Product Development master program are able to analyze, design, operate and implement the product development process at their companies in an optimized way.

The graduates can successfully translate innovative ideas and innovations into competitive products, with a special focus lying on major criteria like customized product solutions, reduction of production costs as well as optimization of quality standards. Furthermore, they are capable of accompanying and furthering innovation processes by highly creative techniques.... [-]


Master in Production and Operations Management (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Graduates of the Production & Operations Management master program are able to analyze and optimize the efficiency of value-added processes in the operation of production and service systems. [+]

Master Program in Production & Operations Management

Part-time further qualification for engineers.

Fundamental concepts are conveyed for the analysis, formation, design, and realization of innovative services as well as for basic methods of screening and performance in production industry.

Graduates of the Production & Operations Management master program are able to analyze and optimize the efficiency of value-added processes in the operation of production and service systems.

The master program in particular focuses on production processes, information technology, logistics, and human resources.

The graduates are familiar with state-of-the-art concepts and methods and are able to apply them in a problem-oriented manner. Methods and techniques associated with decision-making are covered by Operations Management.... [-]


Master in Service Management and Engineering (part-time)

Campus Part time 18 months October 2018 Germany Karlsruhe

Graduates of the Service Management & Engineering master program have the ability to comprehend and evaluate how hardware and software developments in modern information and communication technologies influence the future service market. [+]

Master Program in Service Management & Engineering

Part-time further qualification for computer scientists.

Information technology for business success: Efficiency, reliability, flexibility and safety are key issues for information systems in the internet age. The program imparts approved engineering methods for successful information systems modeling, design, and implementation.

Graduates of the Service Management & Engineering master program have the ability to comprehend and evaluate how hardware and software developments in modern information and communication technologies influence the future service market. Engineering-based problems can be solved with the help of complexity management methods. The program conveys an interdisciplinary approach to the solution of problems and trains adequate solution methods for hardware and software applications.... [-]


Videos

Interview on Energy Engineering and Management with HECTOR School program consultant Tjark Hecht

HECTOR School: Graduate as a Master

Daimler AG: Academic Program Participants starts Master, Sep 2011

Contact

HECTOR School of Engineering & Management

Address HECTOR School of Engineering & Management International Department gGmbH des Karlsruher Instituts für Technologie (KIT) Schloßplatz 19
76131 Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg , Germany
Website http://www.hectorschool.com
Phone +49 721 608 47880