Skip to main content

Program Features


In times of rapid change, leaders need to build organizations that are able to continuously recognize, evaluate and act upon promising opportunities.

This requires mental agility, imaginative foresight, and a set of skills that accompany the innovation process.

During the program you will have the opportunity to deepen your understanding of the intricacies of the entrepreneurial and innovation processes as well as gain a stronger appreciation of your personal potential and strengths.

The combination of academic knowledge and hands-on experiences provides a well-rounded platform for testing innovative ideas, taking initiative, and developing your entrepreneurial leadership potential.

>> We educate entrepreneurially-minded leaders who will be able to identify opportunities, lead innovation initiatives, and make an impact within existing organizations or through the creation of new ventures. <<


REASONS to choose this MBA program

Leading entrepreneurship program for professionals:

  • Focus on management, innovation, and entrepreneurship

  • Combination of the latest research with practical expertise

  • Direct transfer of theoretical input into practical projects

Strong partnership between TUM and UnternehmerTUM:

  • Study at TUM, one of Europe’s most prestigious universities

  • Excellent rankings with respect to teaching, research, employability, and entrepreneurship

  • UnternehmerTUM is Europe´s leading Center for Innovation & Business Creation

Strong life-long personal and business network:

  • Highly ambitious professionals from varied backgrounds, industries, and countries

  • Professors from internationally renowned universities and lecturers from the corporate and startup world

  • Access to TUM's and UnternehmerTUM's entrepreneurial community

PROGRAM Characteristics

Superb Education



  • Learn from TUM's top-class board of lecturers
  • Evidence-based management knowledge and insights from the latest research
  • Industry experts and guest speakers share their insights

Project Work



  • Put theory into practice, individually and in teams
  • Drive forward your innovation or startup project
  • Build prototypes and be supported by your personal advisor

Study Trip



  • Network with entrepreneurs and venture capitalists
  • Learn how to communicate your business internationally
  • Understand the US perspective of successful startups

Business Design



  • Evaluate entrepreneurial opportunities more accurately
  • Gain a common understanding of the directions of future business
  • Eliminate unknowns in the innovation or startup process

STUDY Locations

Munich, Germany
Munich, Germany
Bay Area, USA
Bay Area, USA
TUM's City Campus
TUM's City Campus
Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Area
Golden Gate Bridge, Bay Area
TUM's Research Campus, Munich
TUM's Research Campus, Munich
Campus University of California, Berkeley
Campus University of California, Berkeley
Entrepreneurship Center, Munich
Entrepreneurship Center, Munich
Faculty Club, Berkeley
Faculty Club, Berkeley
MakerSpace Project Space, Munich
MakerSpace Project Space, Munich
City Club, Berkeley
City Club, Berkeley

Munich, Germany

Our classes are held in the state-of-the-art premises of the TUM Entrepreneurship Center.

The building houses top entrepreneurship researchers, educators, and startup coaches as well as numerous international entrepreneurs and startups.

UnternehmerTUM offers a unique portfolio such as the accelerator TechFounders, a venture capital fund, and the MakerSpace, a high-tech prototyping workshop.

From day one of the Executive MBA program you will be immersed into this entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Berkeley, U.S.

One of the highlights of the Executive MBA program is the study trip to Berkeley, San Francisco, and the Bay Area.

The five-day conference at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley will provide you with insights about the Californian characteristics of entrepreneurship and the venture capital industry. 

UC Berkeley is not only considered one of the best universities in the US, it's also a major innovation hub. Every year, numerous startups spin out of UC Berkeley.

The attached two-day company tour invites you to get in touch with leading thinkers and doers of this vibrant entrepreneurial community in the Bay Area.



University Degree


At least 3 years of work experience


Entrepreneurial Drive


English language proficiency


Business Founders 

  • Bring your startup to the next level

Future Entrepreneurs

  • Get your idea off the ground

Corporate Innovators

  • Install the entrepreneurial mindset into your organization

Executive Managers

  • Lead organizations that encourage and foster innovation

GET in touch

Photo Susanne Traugott
Susanne Traugott
Executive Director, UnternehmerTUM
+49 89 18 94 69 1542

Photo Simon Kratzer
Simon Kratzer
Program Manager, UnternehmerTUM
+49 89 18 94 69 1546

Photo Marco Dähn
Marco Dähn
Program Manager, TUM
+49 89 289 28478