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 May 31st, 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

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

    *No Office Hours on Sep. 19*
    Office Hours (no appointment needed): Mon & Wed (2 - 4 pm) & Thur (9 - 11 am);
    Phone consultation: Mon - Fri 9 - 12 pm & Mon - Thur 1 - 4 pm

  • 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
  • Office hours

    Tue 11am-1pm; Wed 1:30-4:30pm (no appointment required)
    No office hours September 3 & 4

  • 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

    Monday until Friday from 9:00-12:30 / 13:30-16:00