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7 June, 2018

Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation


The Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation is just the right choice if you are an innovation manager, an entrepreneur or a start-up founder. It offers an educational experience at the interface of cutting edge research and practical expertise for entrepreneurially minded leaders who will be able to identify opportunities, innovate, lead change and create value within existing organizations or new ventures. The program is a result of a strong partnership between Technical University of Munich (TUM) and UnternehmerTUM, TUM’s Center for Innovation and Business Creation.

As a degree program of TUM School of Management, the Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation is accredited by the European Foundation for Management Development as well as by the Association of MBAs and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.



Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation


Master of Business Administration (MBA) awarded by TUM


Management education with focus on innovation and entrepreneurship

Project work with individual startup and innovation advisory


Entrepreneurs, upcoming business founders and corporate innovators


Annually in the summer semester (download timetable)


3 semesters plus Master’s Thesis


Part-time, on-site, circa 60 course days in blocks




Munich; University of California, Berkeley, USA


€ 32,000 (plus student union fee)



The learning modules of the program will help you develop solution-oriented management skills and sharpen your entrepreneurial understanding. In our project modules you will put theory into practice, systematically evaluate opportunities and work on your own innovative idea or your personal startup project. A study trip to the University of California in Berkeley completes the unique experience the Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation is offering. Course days are organized in 3-day- and 4-day-blocks including weekends.

You may find a detailed description of the learning modules and the project work at the website of the Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation.


Participants of the Executive MBA Innovation & Business Creation

Key Facts

  • Age: Ø 34 years
  • Work experience: Ø 8 years
  • Leadership experience: Ø 4 years
  • Internationals: 52%

The Executive MBA in Innovation and Business Creation brings together a one-of-a-kind group of highly motivated, creative and entrepreneurial professionals from diverse backgrounds, industries and countries. Working in small groups, you will get the chance to collaborate and to share your experiences and ideas with highly motivated peers.




Founded in 2002 as an affiliated institute of “TUM.The Entrepreneurial University”, UnternehmerTUM is the biggest center for innovation and business creation in Europe with more than 70 employees, over 1,000 participants attending lectures, seminars and programs every year, as well as 50 innovation and start-up projects. UnternehmerTUM actively identifies disruptive technologies and initiates new ventures by systematically matching talents, technology, capital and markets. At their new Entrepreneurship Center, TUM and UnternehmerTUM combine their services for entrepreneurs under one roof. Startups, innovators and makers will find here a unique infrastructure to realize their startup projects.

UC Berkeley / Haas School of Business

The Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, offers a superb management education to outstanding men and women from around the world. As one of the world’s leading producers of new ideas and knowledge for all areas of business, the school has been a launch pad for many new businesses. The Lester Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation is the primary location at Berkeley for the study and promotion of entrepreneurship and new enterprise development.


The First Step to Your Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation: Your Application

Admission Requirements:

  • Graduate degree (BA or higher)
  • At least 3 years of working experience
  • English language proficiency
  • Completed application form including all required documents
  • Successful admission interview

Application Procedure:

  1. Consultation (by telefophone or in person)
  2. Submission of the application documents
  3. Invitation to a personal interview

Below you can download our application form as well as our timetable.

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Marco Dähn

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Simon Kratzer

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