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Sustainable Mobility Management (MBA)
Technical University of Berlin
|Address||TUBS GmbH - Sustainable Mobility Management (MBA), Fraunhoferstr. 33–36, 10587 Berlin, Germany||Web address||Course website|
Sustainable Mobility Management (MBA)
||Type of course
||Length of course||3 semesters (one and a half years)|
|Date of commencement||1st October|
|Class size||Max. 30 students|
|Accommodation||Although Technische Universität Berlin does not itself provide student accommodation, the "Studentenwerk Berlin" (a local non-profit agency for students affairs) offers a number of accommodation options for students enrolled at educational institutions in Berlin. In general, programme participants have found affordable accommodation in Berlin without difficulty.|
|Cost/Fees||The tuition fees for the master program amount to 15,000 Euro (5,000 per semester) including the regular administration (enrolment/registration) fees of currently 306.99 Euro per semester. |
The administration fees include the so-called semester ticket for using the public transport Service in Berlin (tariff zones ABC).
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• TU Berlin Carreer
• TU Berlin Employment
|Admissions requirements|| The following documents are required:|
• University degree recognized by German universities (at least 210 ECTS)
• Proof of work experience of at least one year after completion of studies, preferably in the rele-vant areas of transport and planning
• Tabular CV, with information including educational and professional background
• Motivation letter in English (max. 1 page A4)
• Proof of English language proficiency at Level B2 (or higher) of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) (not required for high school graduation in English)
• Further documents, such as references may be submitted.
The number of students is limited to 30 per year. An admission committee will make decisions based on results of former studies, the study profile, and further relevant qualifications that were attained outside university.
|Student profile||1. Ratio of National / Overseas students 90/10|
2. Ratio of Men / Women 55/45
3. Age range Average age 35 (mean; median: 30)
|Course directors||Prof. Dr. Hans-Liudger Dienel and Prof. Dr. Andreas Knie|
The academic coordinator is Dr. Massimo Moraglio
|Academic coordinator||Dr. Massimo Moraglio|
|Contact for application||Mrs. Laura Lehmann|
The MBA in Sustainable Mobility Management targets transport engineers, transport and mobility experts, planners, architects, and sustainability project managers who want to gain in-depth, special knowledge in the field of sustainable mobility management.
Authorities, businesses and other agencies engaged in transport and mobility must rethink their current strategies. Each urban area faces its own specific set of challenges: congestion, emissions, safety, accessibility and economic implications are only some factors that account for the mobility situation that inhabitants experience. This implies an increased need for broadly educated, skilled managers, capable to frame those issues with social shifts, new technologies and innovative business models.
TU Berlin’s master program in “Sustainable Mobility Management” closes the educational gap in this field and prepares students for leadership positions by training people who can deliver cutting-edge and sustainable mobility solutions. The master program is intended for an international and diverse audience: Learning and studying in small groups of up to 30 students means excellent and tailored learning conditions.
We are looking forward to receiving your application!
The internationally renowned Technische Universität Berlin (TUB) is located in Germany's capital city at the heart of Europe. The academic activities focus on achieving sharply defined goals: building a distinctive profile for our university, ensuring exceptional performance in research and teaching, providing our graduates with excellent qualifications, and a modern approach to university administration. The TUB strives to promote the dissemination of knowledge and to facilitate technological progress through adherence to the core principles of excellence and quality. Strong regional, national and international networking with partners in science and industry are an important aspect in these endeavours.
TUB is an internationally renowned, research-intensive university dedicated to promoting science and technology for the benefit of broader society and committed to the principle of sustainability. The challenges and problems facing modern societies cannot be met on the basis of findings from individual disciplines. TUB is addressing these challenges with the aid of transdisciplinary collaborative projects. The establishment of important research partnerships in the context of the Excellence Initiative, the German Research Foundation (DFG) and the European Institute for Innovation and Technology, in addition to constantly increasing third-party funding for research projects, demonstrate the dynamic developments in this area. Prestigious science prizes and awards make these successes even more obvious; these include Alexander von Humboldt Chairs, Einstein Chairs, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prizes, and numerous grants from the European Research Council. Research for Innovation - a credo that TUB impressively implements. Its extraordinary profile as a technical university in association with its humanities, social, planning and economic sciences programmes is indeed an excellent breeding ground for strong interdisciplinarity. By combining basic and applied research endeavours, and with close links to partners in science and industry, university researchers tackle societal issues and develop forward-looking solutions.
In close cooperation with EUREF AG, a new TUB campus has emerged on the property of the former Gasometer in Berlin's Schöneberg district and was inaugurated in October 2012. Four advanced Master's programmes dealing with the issue of "City and Energy" are offered here. These course offerings are fully integrated into the overall structure of the European Energy Forum (EUREF). Companies and research institutes addressing the topic of "Intelligent city for work, research, education and living" are finding homes here. Through close cooperation between science and teaching on the one hand, and research and practical applications on the other, the EUREF Campus serves as a powerful test platform for a sustainable model city.
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