Executive MBA in Business & IT

Manager in the making? Benefit from our triple-accredited, part-time Executive MBAs. Study at TUM School of Management and become a leader – where Management meets Technology.

Management in the digital age

The demand for managers and executives who work at the interface between IT and management and possess an overall understanding of both areas is growing continually.

The focus of the Executive MBA in Business & IT which takes place at TUM School of Management and the Institute of Information Management at the University of St. Gallen is to educate a new generation of managers of digital transformation. The program provides an overview of business processes throughout the entire organization and equips our participants with the right know-how to understand the most important tools and figures.

Management, however, goes further: communication and leadership skills are vital in today’s world. Our Executive MBA in Business & IT helps you to combine all these aspects and to focus on integration between the sectors of business and IT, thus preparing you holistically for the complex business questions of the future.

As a degree program of TUM School of Management, the Executive MBA in Business & IT is triple-accredited by AMBA, AACSB and EQUIS.

Do you want to start your EMBA Program in the fall intake and have questions in light of the current situation? We have prepared a set of answers for you. Read more


Semesters incl. Master’s Thesis
English language
Renowned universities
Flexible modules
  • Program Executive MBA in Business & IT
  • Degree Master of Business Administration (MBA) awarded by TUM
  • Program Features General management
    Personal & leadership development program
    Information management & digital transformation
  • Target Group Managers and technical experts in the age of digitalization
  • Intake Twice a year, Fall (October) & Spring (April). Participation in all of the program modules is possible as a Certificate option.
  • Duration 3 semesters plus Master’s Thesis
  • Format Part-time with modular structure (suitable for full-time working professionals and international students residing abroad)
  • Program language English
  • Location Munich
  • Study Trip International Study Trip to Berkeley, USA
  • Tuition fee € 39.000* (plus student union fee) - The tuition fees are invoiced in 4 installments

*Based on our experience, the German tax benefits help many of our students to self-finance their education as these can be worth of up to 50 % of tuition fees and program related travel costs. Please, consult your personal tax advisor for more details. For participants of our programs residing outside Germany this might be applicable, please check the situation with the local tax authorities in your country of residence.


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Meet us in your city! TUM School of Management is on a yet another global tour. Our mission? To consult you first hand on your preferred study options. Find out about our Executive MBA programs and meet our respresentatives face to face. Learn more about our tour dates and locations and register now – only limited spots available.


The Executive MBA in Business & IT, compatible with professional work responsibilities, consists of 10 blocks in addition to one international study trip. The blocks will take place in Munich or St. Gallen, running from Monday to Friday. (Download Schedule PDF)

Parallel to the content modules, you can benefit from leadership and personal development options as well as from numerous business partners from academia and the IT sector who share their knowledge in evening sessions.

Let Academic Director Prof. Dr. Helmut Krcmar explain the structure of the Executive MBA in Business & IT in this video:

Our most flexible program

We provide a recommended schedule for a successful completion within two years – but you can individualize your schedule by changing the order of modules to graduate within 18 months, or extend your studies to up to three years. Check out the modules in detail and discover the schedule for 2020 and 2021 as well as the locations (TUM Munich, HSG St. Gallen as well as a study trip to the USA (Berkeley) or China)

2020 Schedule

2021 Schedule


For more details on formal entry requirements, your applications processapplications rounds as well as step-by-step guidance, please check our admission page.


A partial scholarship is offered by our partner VOICE e.V. To be eligible to apply, your organization must be a member of VOICE. All further information is available in the flyer.

Info VOICE e.v. Scholarship

Our Students

Our students learn from one another as they come from different academic backgrounds and have experience working in different sectors

They also represent a wide range of nationalities of more than 20 in the previous years to date: Austria, Brazil, China, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Mozambique, Poland, Romania, Russia, Sweden, Spain, Syria, Taiwan, Tunisia, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, USA, Venezuela.


Key Facts

Age: Ø 35 years

Work experience: 11 years

Management experience: 4 years

Women/Men (%): 40 / 60

Academic background



Partner University

University of St. Gallen – Institute of Information Management (IWI-HSG)

International Partner Universities

An international study trip is part of the Executive MBA in Business & IT. The trip will take place at a partner university, such as:

  • Tsinghua University Beijing (China)
  • University of California, Berkeley (USA)

Carefully chosen partnerships from Academia and the business world are a vital part of the Executive MBA in Business & IT. Besides our Program Review Board who continuously improves the program according to the needs of the organizations, we have established a number of partnerships with associations and businesses:

Partner Associations

VOICE is essential partner of the program who give feedback on content, provide regular input and even give out scholarships.

Business partners

Several business partners acknowledge and support the program by giving feedback and sending their employees to join the EMBA program.


We appreciate your interest in this MBA program.

For a first consultation and questions related to the content and structure of the program, please get in touch with the Program Managers.

Do you have questions regarding the application process? Then get in touch with the Admission Manager.

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