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Master's degree programme Production Science and Management

You can manage international projects in the field of mechanical engineering! Design, produce, and market cutting-edge technologies! In the master's degree programme  Production Science and Management at TU Graz, you can become an international expert working at the interface between mechanical engineering, economy, and management.


  • Deepen fundamental knowledge in production science and the economic sciences
  • Understand current theories, principles and methods of production science and apply these in practice
  • Combine technical knowledge with economic capabilities and social as well as international competence skills
  • Gain knowledge about building up industrial production: product development, planning, procurement, production, sales and marketing
  • Conduct independent research and application-oriented projects
  • Prepare and present results of work effectively and using modern tools
  • Write scientific reports
  • Develop and hone social skills such as teamwork, team leadership and negotiation strategies
  • Improve English terminology and gain international experience through subsidized stays abroad

Specialisation Subjects

You can specialise in

  • Advanced Technologies and
  • Management and Social Economics.

For the individual courses, please see the semester plan.

Source: Lunghammer – TU Graz
  • Duration of study: 4 semesters
  • ECTS credit points: 120
  • Academic degree: Diplom-Ingenieurin or Diplom-Ingenieur (Dipl.Ing. oder DI), equivalent to the Master of Science (MSc)
  • Language of instruction: English
  • Admission requirements:
    The admission of graduates of the following bachelor’s degree programmes offered by TU Graz is granted without further stipulations:Graduates of other bachelor’s degree programmes should register with the responsible representative at the Registration Office.

Curriculum (in German)

Semester plan

Admission Deadlines

Summer semester 2018:

8 January to 30 April 2018

Winter semester 2018/19:

9 July to 30 November 2018

Further informationen on registration and admission

International degree programme applicants: admission and application deadlines

Information and Advice for Prospective Students

Career Options

Graduates work at the interface between technology and economy in many sectors and branches of industry.

  • They are responsible for developing, planning, procuring, producing, and marketing products.
  • They find solutions to technical and economic problems.
  • They develop and market cutting-edge technologies.

Students can already begin working with partner companies while pursuing their studies at TU Graz, for example, with high-tech enterprises that are involved in the automotive industry. This helps graduates when they begin their careers.