Maastricht School of Management (MSM)

MSc in Management and Engineering in Computer Aided Mechanical Engineering

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Graduates who are trained to understand both the art of management and the complexities of engineering processes are increasingly sought after in today’s industrial world.

The MME-CAME program caters to this demand as an industrial engineering program that will give you the choice and the flexibility to work in two increasingly interlinked fields of today’s professional activity: at the interface of technology and economics. For graduates looking into a future in academia, this Master of Science also qualifies graduates for doctoral studies and a further career path at universities.

This interdisciplinary Master’s program is conducted by two European universities, well-reputed in their specific fields. The German RWTH Aachen University has one of the best faculties of mechanical engineering worldwide and conducts engineering part. Maastricht School of Management has a worldwide reputation for its programs in business and management teaching.

  • Course language: English
  • Program duration: 2 years
  • Location: Aachen, Germany and Maastricht, the Netherlands
  • Program begins: October 2016
  • Application deadline: 1st March of each year

Enjoy a vibrant student life in the heart of Europe

EuropeAachen and Maastricht are both unique cities with their own history, language and culture, yet only 30 km apart of each other. The attraction of living in the ‘Euregio’ area includes a colorful mix of languages and people as well as short travel distances to cities such as London, Paris, Brussels or Amsterdam.

In Aachen’s historic center around the distinctive cathedral, which is a UNESCO world heritage site, one can literally touch European history. The great number of students, around 40,000 in total, makes student life in Aachen vibrant and unique.

Maastricht is one of the oldest cities in the Netherlands and the capital of the province Limburg. The lively city is located along the river Meuse and hosts many international students.

Your Contact at the RWTH Aachen

Feel welcome to contact RWTH Aachen University if you have questions on the M.Sc. in Management and Engineering programs. You can send them a message via our REQUEST INFO button.


RWTH Aachen

Teaching ModeFull Time
Academic RequirementsNo academic background in business or economics required
Tuition Fees

€ 22,000

Length2 Years
Application Deadline

1st March of each year

Application Procedure

Admission to the MME Program takes place on a competitive basis, linked to the following requirements:

  • Bachelor of Engineering or Science in Mechanical Engineering or a related discipline, covering the fundamentals of engineering sciences, mathematics, physics and production technology, awarded by an internationally recognized university-level institution.
  • Fundamental knowledge in the fields of engineering, mathematics and natural science that should be covered within the following modules: Mathematics, Mechanics, Material Sciences, Thermodynamics, Informatics/Programming/Computer Science, Physics, Technical Drawing and CAD.
  • Furthermore knowledge in the following courses is requested: Fluid Dynamics, Automatic Control, Design Engineering, Production Management, Machine Tools, Manufacturing Technology, Electrical Drives, Quality Management.
  • Basic knowledge in business administration is requested as an admission requirement. Students with no previous knowledge in management have to participate in a preparatory online courses conducted by the school of business and economics at the RWTH Aachen University prior to the beginning of the course (July-Sep).
  • Certified proof of your competence in the English language through the completion of one of the accepted examinations listed below:

– TOEFL Internet based minimum of 90 pts/Paper based minimum of 577 pts.
– IELTS test minimum overall band 5,5
– Cambridge Test – Certificate in Advanced English (CAE),
– First Certificate in English (FCE), completed with B,
– Placement-Test of RWTH Aachen University‹s language centre (B2).
– For German applicants: Ein Zeugnis, das englische Sprachkenntnisse auf dem Niveau B2 des “Gemeinsamen europäischen Referenzrahmens (GeR)” ausweist. Dieser Nachweis wird z.B. durch die Vorlage eines deutschen Abiturzeugnisses erbracht, aus dem ersichtlich ist, dass Englisch bis zum Ende der Qualifikationsphase 1 (Jahrgangsstufe 11 bei G8-Abitur, sonst Jahrgangsstufe 12) durchgängig belegt und mit mindestens ausreichenden Leistungen abgeschlossen wurde.

Exemptions for the language requirements are only applicable for nationals or first degree holders from USA, UK, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, and Australia.

  • Have practical professional experience of at least one year. This can be a practical training or work experience in the area of your program of interest during or after your first recognized university degree.