SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences

Engineering and International Business Renewable Energy, Water and Waste Management

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

Be successful in the green and blue economy. Learn to understand systems and projects both technically and economically in the Master Renewable Energy. Thanks to our skill-based and interdisciplinary concept you'll enjoy first-class job perspectives.

  • English
  • summer and winter semester
Master Renewable Energies students look at wind turbine

Your course content What you will learn

Our interdisciplinary programme helps you gain management expertise and expands your renewable energy and technical knowledge. You gain a comprehensive understanding of both economic and technical systems and learn to work, think and act like both an engineer and an entrepreneur.

In addition to international business topics, you focus on three technological areas in your elective module: renewable energies, sustainable water supply and sustainable waste management.

Your career prospects Our innovative approach that pays off

Thanks to the large number of relevant jobs in innovative growth sectors and the interdisciplinary and skill-oriented approach of the programme, you will benefit from great career prospects.

Choose from the following career paths:

  • Consultant in companies and public institutions
  • Positions in planning and development offices
  • Management positions within plant operators and manufacturers as well as energy and water suppliers 
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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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Your curriculum

4 Semester 120 ECTS
1. Semester
  • Electrical Engineering

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Material Science and Physical Chemistry

  • International Marketing and Sales

  • Financial and Managerial Accounting

  • Project Practice, Service and Quality

2. Semester
  • Financing and Investment Strategies

  • Renewable Power, Heating and Cooling

  • Sustainable Residue, Waste and Water Processing Technologies

  • Environmental Analytics

  • Elective: choose 1 out of 4 electives*


*Please choose 1 out of 4:
Elective 1: Renewable Power Systems incl. Practice
Elective 2: Renewable Heating and Cooling Systems incl. Practice
Elective 3: Sustainable Residue and Waste Processing and Management incl. Practice
Elective 4: Sustainable Water Processing and Management incl. Practice

3. Semester
  • International Negotiations and Contractual Management

  • Artificial Intelligence and Data Processing

  • Geoinformation Systems (GIS)

  • Environmental Life Cycle Assessment

  • Elective Business Integration: choose 1 out of 3 electives*

  • International Project Development


*Please choose 1 out of 3:
Business Integration - Elective 1: Energy Economics
Business Integration - Elective 2: Resource-Efficient Production
Business Integration - Elective 3: Business Model Generation

4. Semester
  • Internship

  • Research and Development Methods incl. Master's Colloquium

  • Master's Thesis


Admission requirements Our requirements

To submit your application, you will need the following:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechatronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering etc.) or (Natural) Sciences. 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!

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