Master in Consumer Science

Final qualification

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Structure

  • Required modules
  • Elective in Economics
  • Project Studies in Consumer Science & Technology
  • Specialization in Management: Innovation and Entrepreneurship | Marketing, Strategy & Leadership | Consumers, Technology and Sustainability
  • Electives in Consumer Science & Technology
  • Advanced International Experience
  • Master’s thesis

Learning Goals

Upon completion of this program our graduates will

  • be experts in linking engineering, natural science or social science and management.
  • have expert business knowledge in the field of consumer research.
  • be problem-solvers for complex business issues.
  • be responsible leaders.
  • be leaders in a global world.
Learning Goals and Objectives

Language of tuition

  • up to 100% English (knowledge of German increases your course choices)

Attendance

30
ECTS credits per semester
Full-time study

Degree profile

  • Management
  • Consumer Science
  • Social Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary Studies

Length of program

4
semesters

Application period

  • The application period for the Winter Semester 2019/2020 has ended.
  • The next application period is from April 1st until June 30th, 2020.

Start of program

  • Winter semester

Admission requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Management, Economics or other Social Sciences (e.g. Sociology, Psychology, Communication Sciences or equivalent) with a minimum of 15 ECTS in empirical research methods, statistics, quantitative methods or math.
  • Proficiency in English
  • Successful completion of the assessment procedure
  • Partner universities have their own admission requirements for exchanges

Fees

Contact

  • Rilana Treu
    Program Manager, M.Sc. Consumer Science & Consumer Affairs
  • Phone +49 (89) 289 25078
  • Fax +49 (89) 289 25070
  • Room 1560
  • E-Mail studentcounseling_master@wi.tum.de
  • Student Visiting Hours

    Due to the current situation, we have decided to cancel our Student Visiting Hours.
    Please call us via phone or send us an email with your inquiry. If necessary, we offer an online appointment.

  • Katja Leßke
    Program Coordinator, Master Programs
  • Phone +49 (89) 289 25317
  • Fax +49 (89) 289 25070
  • Room 1545
  • E-Mail studentcounseling_master@wi.tum.de
  • Student Visiting Hours

    Due to the current situation, we have decided to cancel our Student Visiting Hours.
    Please call us via phone or send us an email with your inquiry. If necessary, we offer an online appointment.

  • Skype-Account (only during office hours)

    katja.lesske@tumsom.onmicrosoft.com

  • Silvana Rueda Urrea
    Admission Coordinator
  • Phone +49 (89) 289 25543
  • Room 1562
  • E-Mail admission@wi.tum.de
  • Office hours

    Due to the current situation, we have decided to cancel our Office Hours. Instead, we will be offering telephonic consultations:

    Monday - Thursday 9 am – 12 pm & 1 – 4 pm and Friday 9 am – 12 pm

  • Cosultations via Skype

    (only for international prospective students)
    Tuesday 2 pm - 4 pm
    Thursday 2 pm - 4 pm
    admission@tumsom.onmicrosoft.com
    No telephone consultations on Fridays in August and September 2020

  • Service Point
    First contact point for all students of the TUM School of Management
    All general questions, receiving certificates and other documents or submitting bachelor/master theses
  • Phone +49 (89) 289 25000
  • Room 1554
  • Office hours

    Due to the current situation, our service point remains closed to the general public.
    Please call us via phone or send us an email with your inquiry.