SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences

Engineering and Sustainable Technology Management Smart Building Technologies

  • Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)
  • 4 Semesters
  • on campus
  • 120 ECTS
  • €790/Month
  • Full time

Smart buildings are the future! We teach you everything you need to know about digital building infrastructure and technology management. Thanks to the many projects, you will have the skills that employers are looking for.

  • English
  • summer and winter semester
Master Building Technology students work on project

Your course content What you will learn

In this programme you learn how to make buildings smarter and more sustainable. You get to expand your knowledge in the areas of building information modeling and automation, as well as decentralised energy supply. In addition, you will be able to develop your project, communication and intercultural skills through projects.

Apart from getting technological expertise, our students also get to develop their soft skills and personality. This skill-based approach along with numerous projects help our Master’s students in fostering the competences that future employers are looking for.

In addition, you receive the “Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certificate Program (SMSCP)” certification at level 1-3.

Your career prospects Our innovative approach that pays off

Our new programme helps you in becoming an expert in technology management and digital building infrastructure. After finishing your studies you will know how sustainable and smart solutions can have a lasting impact on building infrastructure. This project and skill-based approach prepares you for demanding management positions around the globe.

Choose from the following career paths:

  • Management positions within the construction industry and architectural companies
  • Positions within system integration
  • Product manager
  • Consultant
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It's about you

It's about you Our study concept

Your studies are divided into 5-week blocks. During this time you focus on one engineering or management topic which you get to view from different angles. Thanks to this approach you can learn about real world challenges and strengthen the skills that employers are looking for.

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SMSCP Certification

SMSCP Certification Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certificate Program

The Siemens SMSCP certificate is part of the curriculum. Thanks to the examination you will find it easy to work your way into new systems and to apply your new expertise. The certification is not only well-known in technical industries, it will also help you kick-start your career.

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Your curriculum

4 Semester 120 ECTS
1. Semester
  • Mathematical Methods reviewed (Tutorial)

  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering

  • CAD Design and Design Systems (NX by Siemens)

  • Sustainable Technology Management I: Industrial Networking incl. Production Processing Game

  • Data Analysis and Basic Programming Languages

  • Sustainable Technology Management II: Innovation Radar & Technological Foresight

  • Project Lab (incl. SMSCP Level 1) & Measurement Technologies


The study programme includes the “Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certificate Program (SMSCP)” on all three levels.

2. Semester
  • Artificial Intelligence I

  • Software Development and Applications (incl. SMSCP Level 2)

  • Project & Risk Management

  • Sustainable Technology Management III: Product Lifecycle Management incl. CRM and SCM

  • Building Control System and KNX

  • Building Information Modelling and Digital Twin


The study programme includes the “Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certificate Program (SMSCP)” on all three levels.

3. Semester
  • Artificial Intelligence II

  • Building Technologies incl. Decentralised Energy Management Systems (DEMS)

  • Facility Management

  • Sustainable Technology Management IV: Innovation, Change and Competence Management

  • Sustainable Technology Management V: Sustainability & Circular Economy incl. new Business Models

  • Digital Signal Processing & Sensor & Cloud Technologies (incl. SMSCP Level 3)


The study programme includes the “Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certificate Program (SMSCP)” on all three levels.

4. Semester
  • Cyber Security

  • Company Project / Internship

  • Research and Development Methods incl. Master's Colloquium

  • Master's Thesis


The study programme includes the “Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certificate Program (SMSCP)” on all three levels.

Admission requirements Our requirements

To submit your application, you will need the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning), Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related fields. If you do not have the degree certificate yet, you can also submit it before you start your studies.
  • Letter of motivation
  • Secondary School Certificate
  • Proof of English language proficiency
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Copy of your passport/ID

Here are our English language requirements:

  • TOEFL 87 ibt (direct entry)
  • TOEFL 79 - 86 ibt (with additional agreement)
  • TOEIC 785 (Listening/Reading 785, Speaking 160, Writing 150)
  • IELTS (academic) 6.5 on average - please see Language Centre guidelines if results differ
  • CAE (grade A, B, or C)
  • CPE (grade A, B or C)
  • Pearson English Test Academic (PTE-A) 59 points
  • Linguaskill: 176 - 184 (CES) - all four skills required
  • Duolingo 110 points

Fees and Funding Your tuition fees

Tuition fees

  • citizenship | EU/EEA (incl. Western Balkans, Switzerland and Ukraine): EUR 790 / month
  • citizenship | Non-EU/EEA: EUR 6800 / semester

The monthly/semester tuition fees remain the same for the entire duration of the study programme. 

An additional enrolment fee of EUR 750 (EU/EEA) / EUR 1000 (non-EU/EEA) is to be paid once. More information about our fees.


Information on financing options & scholarships can be found here.

Apply now Application process and deadlines

Please find the Application and Late Arrival deadlines here.

We are happy to welcome you to our university. This is our application process:

  1. You submit your online application via the SRH application portal
  2. If you meet the admission requirements, we will invite you to a personal/phone interview
  3. If the interview is successful, you will receive an acceptance letter and the study contract
  4. You sign the study contract and send it back to us
  5. You pay the enrolment fee
  6. You receive your letter of admission
  7. You take part in our Welcome Week and then you are good to go!
Get started now Your path into the future
  • You will take part in a step-by-step learning experience
  • You will study in small teams through practice-oriented tasks
  • You can concentrate on what is important in 5-week blocks
  • You will receive individual support from your lecturers
Apply now!