Executive MBA

At a glance

Your program to challenge your personal development, strengthen your leadership skills and broaden your network with like-minded driven individuals.

We at the TUM School of Management designed this part-time program for you as an experienced executive, professional, or manager to excel in next-generation leadership. Everyone can be a leader. You are here to become a responsible leader.

Join other driven professionals in pursuing your mutual goal to reach the next career level and thrive in your current or future leadership roles. With the Executive MBA, you get to grow your managerial leadership skills, challenge your personal development and expand your network.

Triple Crown accredited by AMBA, EQUIS, and AACSB, the TUM School of Management offers the Executive MBA program, as part of its Executive Education portfolio, which supports you in building a strong foundation of evidence-based management knowledge and profound industry expertise. 

What’s next?

Does this sound exactly like what you need? Scroll down to find a brief overview of the program, its curriculum, class profile and more.

Do you want to know a little more? We have collected your most relevant Executive MBA questions, dive into our brochure now and find all your answers directly from our Academic Program Director, Program Manager and Alumni.

incl. Master’s Thesis
customize your modules
Ø 6years
of leadership experience
in the previous two years
  • Program Executive MBA
  • Degree Master of Business Administration (MBA) awarded by TUM
  • Program Features - Leadership & personal development
    - Strategy & organization
    - Individualized leadership profile assessment
    - Individual specialization of the Executive MBA through electives
  • Target Group Experienced executives, professionals and managers
  • Intake Twice a year, Fall (October) & Spring (April)
  • Duration 4 semesters including master’s thesis
  • Format Part-time format with modular structure (suitable for full-time working professionals and international students residing abroad)
  • Program Language English
  • Location Munich
  • Study Trip For the study trip, you can choose a destination from a list of pre-selected renowned partner universities. Talk to our Program Manager to learn more.
  • 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.


First, we strengthen your foundation. Our six general management courses form the basis of our comprehensive education. You can customize your elective modules in the fields of Innovation, Technology & Entrepreneurship; Leadership & Strategy; Finance & Management and Transformation & Sustainability. Talk to our Program Manager to learn all about your options for the modules.

Additionally, during the International Management and Intercultural Cooperation module, you will have the opportunity to understand other countries from a business perspective. Through pre-selected partnerships with a limited number of renowned universities worldwide, this module can take place at the university of your choice together with participants from the other two Executive MBA programs. Dive into the brochure and find more about the international experience.
This is supplemented by two leadership and personal development modules, where you are equipped with new leadership skills and take part in our mentoring program to foster your personal growth.

During the whole program you will benefit from on-going leadership & personal development which includes a TUM Leadership Profile to assess your leadership style.

You will also be introduced to a strong network of industry experts and gain a comprehensive understanding of companies, business processes, and functions. During our evening sessions, you will learn from senior-level practitioners from various industries and

The individualized and practice-oriented approach of our Executive MBA supports you in developing next-generation leadership to drive the future of organizations.

Class Profile

With the start of your Executive MBA, you will be welcomed into a dynamic group of students. Coming from different academic and cultural backgrounds with experience in various sectors, you will learn from each other and find new approaches in enriched conversations and discussions. Dive into the brochure to find more information on the academic and professional backgrounds.

Age: Ø 36 years

Work experience: Ø10 years

Leadership experience: Ø 6 years

International ratio: 37% internationals

Testimonials & Stories

Do you want to know more about the Executive MBA journey and experience at TUM? Our alumni and participants share their stories


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Jim Kraimer, Executive MBA Graduate, on his learnings during the program.


We are aware that the choice of university is a big one. That is why we we’ve come up with new online formats to support you and advise you in your Executive MBA journey. We are looking forward to e-meet you!

We offer monthly Virtual Info Sessions to guide you through the program’s structure, curriculum and benefits. We are dedicated to giving you all the information you need. Have a look at our Calendar and save your slot at the Virtual Info Session of your choice.

During our individualized consultations, our Program Manager will answer all of your Executive MBA questions, you will learn more about the advantages of studying at a Triple Crown accredited business school, the flexibility that our part-time programs offers you and the impact our program can have in your network. Benefit from an online one-to-one consultation and book your slot now.

Book a consultation

If there are no appointments available please send an E-Mail to info.emba@lll.tum.de.



Bertelsmann Stiftung, Heinz Nixdorf Stiftung and Daimler Fonds are the initiators of the Executive MBA program. Our foundation partners support the continued development of the Executive MBA program in an advisory capacity.
Their goal is to prepare and equip managers and executives for their entrepreneurial or organizational roles. To advance the responsibility of businesses and organizations in a modern society with self-imposed ethics, and open and sustainable communication and management culture, our partner companies work together.


For more details on formal entry requirements, your application process, application rounds as well as step-by-step guidance, please check our admission page. We also offer a consultation and CV assessment free of charge.


Are you ready to master next-generation leadership now?

We appreciate your interest in this Executive MBA program and would love to meet you. Get in touch with our Program Manager by booking your one-on-one consultation here. We are happy to answer all your questions related to the content and structure of the program, guide you through our Executive MBA requirements as well as assess your CV.

The Executive MBA does not fit what you are looking for? Explore our other Executive MBA programs to find the right one.

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