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 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 Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (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 aaq.

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HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

The Master Program in Energy Engineering & Management provides a comprehensive understanding of present and future energy systems and the complex interactions of thei ... [+]

The energy transition is associated with many challenges such as an increase in efficiency of energy conversion systems based on renewable energies and their integration into future energy systems, requiring e.g. the development of capable energy storage systems and intelligent demand-side management. Energy Engineering and Management covers all these aspects providing the skills to successfully face the challenges.

The Master Program in Energy Engineering & Management provides a comprehensive understanding of present and future energy systems and the complex interactions of their elements. Graduates are able to analyze and optimize the energy systems' operating efficiency, availability and safety.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
Part-time
20 months
Campus
HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

The Master Program in Financial Engineering provides innovative solutions of pricing, hedging, trading and portfolio management problems by employing advanced mathematica ... [+]

Fast-evolving financial markets constantly set new challenges while progress in quantitative tools and computer technology open up entirely new opportunities. Therefore, the finance industry needs people with deep knowledge of financial theory, mathematical tools, and information technology as well as adequate methods of engineering and management tools. FE qualifies graduates to meet all these needs.

The Master Program in Financial Engineering provides innovative solutions of pricing, hedging, trading and portfolio management problems by employing advanced mathematical methods and computer technology. Graduates will be 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.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

In the new Master Program in Information Systems Engineering and Management, IT specialists and computer scientists, as well as business administrators and engineers, wil ... [+]

We are living in a digital world. Rapidly evolving information technologies drive the digital transformation of products, services, and organizations. Successful enablers of digital transformation require a profound understanding and integration of business and information technology.

In recent years, the topic of digital transformation in companies and the needs of qualified employees has developed rapidly. In the context in digital transformation, companies face the challenge of qualifying their employees as an "enabler" at the interface of business and IT.

In the new Master Program in Information Systems Engineering and Management, IT specialists and computer scientists, as well as business administrators and engineers, will be enabled to advance internal and external digitalization and to assume leadership functions, especially in the field of the digital transformation of companies.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

The Master Program in Management of Product Development enables participants to analyze, design, operate and implement product development processes in their companies in ... [+]

Product development is the driver of innovation. In the program Master in Management in Product Development, you learn to manage product development in an efficient, methodical, creative and success-oriented way. With the scientifically sound and practice-oriented training program for professionals, you get qualified to become the driving force for successful product innovation in your company.

The Master Program in Management of Product Development enables participants to analyze, design, operate and implement product development processes in their companies in an optimized way. Based on a highly integrative and creative approach, they can successfully translate innovative ideas into competitive products.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

The Master Program in Mobility Systems Engineering and Management offers a unique combination of courses in emerging technologies & systems engineering. ... [+]

The Master Program in Mobility Systems Engineering and Management offers a unique combination of courses in emerging technologies & systems engineering. Processes, methods, and tools for the challenges of future mobility in e-drive, autonomous driving, communication-over-the-air, and worldwide release & configuration management are introduced on the engineering as well as on the management side.

Electronic systems are omnipresent. Currently, they range from portable devices such as smartphones to large stationary installations like the systems controlling of power plants. Communication - stationary or over-the-air – of these particular systems form a network of control, sensing and influencing the environment. A cyber-physical system is the result.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

The Master in Production and Operations Management enables engineers to analyze, understand, and manage operations of a manufacturing or service organization, especially ... [+]

The design & operation of production systems and supply chain is undergoing a rapid change. Driven by new technology, as reflected by industry 4.0, connected industries and the industrial internet, and the education and experience of the past are no longer sufficient, to guide your company through the required changes. Master these with Production and Operations Management and acquire the necessary competencies, bridging the gap between up-to-date theory and advanced technologies.

The Master in Production and Operations Management enables engineers to analyze, understand, and manage operations of a manufacturing or service organization, especially in a global context. The program focuses on production processes, information technology, logistics, and human factors. Participants are qualified to optimize the efficiency of value-added processes within the operation of production and service systems.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
Part-time
18 months
Campus
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
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