Executive & Professional Education

Thinking Ahead
in Management

Evidence-based management knowledge meets industry expertise

The Executive & Professional Education (EPE) of the TUM School of Management coordinates our faculty’s higher education activities. It is responsible for ensuring a seamless transfer of knowledge and constant dialogue between the university and partners in the business world. Our executive & professional education initiatives are aligned with the TUM School of Management’s main teaching and research areas. This allows us to implement the latest research results in pertinent areas directly into our evidence-based executive education approach. We also place particular emphasis on the practical aspects and potential applications of these findings, which are regularly confirmed by a high-profile Executive & Professional Education Board.

With an enthusiasm for business management topics and future-oriented technologies, the EPE offers today’s business leaders a comprehensive higher education portfolio: In our Executive & Professional Education programs, evidence-based management knowledge meets industry expertise. Our programs aim to provide senior managers and technical experts with the knowledge, leadership skills, and personal development tools to become highly-effective leaders and experts. Based on the Technical University of Munich campus, the EPE maintains a worldwide network of leading organizations, making the programs attractive to top executives from across the globe who wish to take control of their personal and professional development.

We offer three Executive MBA programs for experienced managers, as well as a variety of certificate programs and executive trainings on topics ranging from leadership to innovation, from private equity to employer branding and from business architecture to finance and accounting. In addition our customized programs are highly specialized and tailored to the needs of the respective organization and its employees.

Executive MBAs

The Executive & Professional Education offers three Executive MBA programs, each of which features our unique interdisciplinary approach.

  • Executive MBA in general management for managers and leaders
  • Executive MBA in Business & IT for managers in the age of digital transformation
  • Executive MBA in Innovation & Business Creation for entrepreneurs and innovation managers

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Certificate Programs

In our Certificate Programs courses, participants receive a curriculum suited to their specific needs with an emphasis on course materials relevant to real practice. Each course concludes with a final assignment to earn an official TUM School of Management Certificate, or a shared certificate with one of our partners.

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Customized Programs

These programs are tailor-made to the needs of a specific organization, often emphasizing technology or current trends. In cooperation with the respective HR department, we agree on the program’s goals as well as further variables such as content, number of days, and modules.

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Digital Learning

Our portfolio is complemented by a variety of digital offers. While some contents are presented in MOOCs and blended learning courses, particularly in the area of Quality Management, we also support and work on new methods of learning. In early 2018, we started implementing our Digital Coach Emma who supports participants in achieving set learning goals in their daily lives as leaders.

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Please visit the Executive & Professional Education website to see detailed information on the broad range of possibilities for further education.


  • Bernhard Kraus
    Managing Director
  • Phone +49 (89) 289 28474
  • Fax +49 (89) 289 28484
  • E-Mail info.eec@wi.tum.de
  • Office hours

    by appointment