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.

Programs taught in:
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HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

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 an appropriate way.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
October 2019
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HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

Graduates of the Financial Engineering master program are capable of taking over executive functions in financial management. They are qualified to consider challenges in ... [+]

Master Program in Financial Engineering

Part-time further qualification for economists.

Financial engineering provides innovative solutions for 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.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
September 2019
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HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

Graduates of the Service Management & Engineering master program have the ability to comprehend and evaluate how hardware and software developments in modern informat ... [+]

Master Program in Information Systems Engineering & Management

NEW 2019! Start in October 2019*

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 the 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 & 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 digital transformation of companies.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
September 2019
Part-time
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HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

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

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.... [-]

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

The graduates of theMobility Systems Engineering and Management master program offers a unique combination of courses in emerging technologies & systems engineering. ... [+]

Master Program in Mobility Systems Engineering and Management

Part-time further qualification for engineers.

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

The graduates of the Mobility Systems Engineering and Management master program receive a unique interdisciplinary education in systems engineering and state-of-the-art technologies in autonomous driver assistance systems or e-mobility at one of the best technical universities worldwide.

Under the master program, knowledge is acquired on:

automotive systems in times of Internet of Things (IoT) systems life cycle processes analytics for mobility systems specialization: Advanced Driver Assistance Systems specialization: e-Mobility ... [-]
Germany Karlsruhe
September 2019
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18 
Campus
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HECTOR School of Engineering and Management

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

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 the 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.... [-]

Germany Karlsruhe
September 2019
Part-time
18 
Campus
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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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+49 721 608 47880