About us
  At a glance
    Founded in 1998 | + 7.000 Students | + 11.500 graduates
    State-approved & Accredited
    Specialized in practice-oriented, extra-occupational higher education  

The Steinbeis Network is made up of about 1,000 enterprises & 6,000 experts committed to practical transfer between academia and industry

  Steinbeis University Berlin

The Steinbeis University Berlin (SHB) is the largest state-approved private university in Germany. Built on the ground-breaking intuition of Ferdinand von Steinbeis who invented in the 19th century a dual education combining academic study and practical work, the SHB has implemented its business-oriented technology transfer through the “Project Competence Concept”.


From the Bachelor up to doctoral degrees, more than 7,000 people study at the Steinbeis University Berlin in parallel of their work and over 11,500 graduates have beneficiated from its practice oriented and extra occupational higher education.

  Steinbeis Transfer Institute Advanced Risk Technologies  

The Steinbeis Transfer Institute Advanced Risk Technologies is part of the Steinbeis University Berlin and dedicated for risk management activities, as part of Steinbeis Advanced Risk Technologies Group (www.risk-technologies.com). Building upon the success of the Group and its network of European, national and large-scale industry projects, the Institute is committed to transfer its know-how and holistic understanding to new generations of experts and leaders. The integrative approach and practice are the cornerstones of the study programs offered by the Institute.


Part of our commitment to the highest quality standards goes through the external assessment of our study programs. Furthermore, the accreditation ensures the international recognition of the earned degrees.

The study programs have been accredited by ZEvA (Central Evaluation and Accreditation Agency) for the period 2016 - 2021
The Institute is ISO 9001:2008 certified by ZDH-ZERT
The Steinbeis University Berlin is state-approved

Information about the quality criteria can be found here
General information about ZEvA can be found here
  Involvement in EU, international and industry projects  

The involvement in several EU, international and large-scaled industry projects is a key asset of the Institute.

-It allows us to strengthen our network of experts and lecturers.
-Projects results as well as know-how are often transferred in the courses’ contents ensuring that they always remain state-of-the-art.
-Some of those projects can serve as a basis for the Project Competence Concept underlying every Master program

  Maps - How to reach us  

How to reach us HdW [Headquarter]
How to reach us SHMT [Campus]
How to reach us Lange Straße [Administration office]


For admission:

please refer to the admission process of the respective masters:
▪ Master of Risk Engineering and Management (M.Eng.)
▪ Master of International Business and Risk Engineering (M.Eng.)
▪ Master of Business Administration (MBA)

For general enquiries:
If you have questions, need information or would like to be supported to find a project in an organization, please contact

M. Simon Zimmer
+49 711 410041 32

For partnerships & professional Training

If you’re interested in the professional training opportunities,
if you would like to hire a young talent within the Project Competence Concept,
if you have questions or need information please contact

  Prof. Dr. –Ing. Aleksandar Jovanovic | Director
Phone: +49 711 410041 29
Mobile: +49 172 635 9190
Prof. Dr. Udo Weis | Director
Phone:+49 711 410041 32
Mobile: +49 170 333 00 95

Mailing address

Steinbeis Transfer Institute
Advanced Risk Technologies
Haus der Wirtschaft, Willi-Bleicher-Straße 19
70174 Stuttgart , Germany
Administration office
Lange Straße 54, 4th floor
70174 Stuttgart, Germany