Master of Risk Engineering and Management (M.Eng.)




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Master's philosophy  

The master program in Risk Engineering and Management of Steinbeis University Berlin is designed for graduates and young professionals who wish to develop their knowledge, skills and competences in the field of modeling, formulation, analysis and implementation of simulations for advanced risk problems as well as skills for understanding these approaches in the broader context of engineering science.
Career prospect for graduates of our Master in Risk Engineering and Management are above the average since there is an increasing demand for risk professionals with technical and managerial skills. Combining theoretical excellence, working experience and a strong network of a variety of stakeholders, our Master of Risk Engineering and Management offers the perfect environment to enhance your career. 





3 Optional Modules to be chosen among:

-Fire and Explosion Protection
-Safety of Chemicals
-Business Continuity and Sustainability
-Risk Based Inspection – Basics
-Risk Based Inspection – Advanced
-Quantitative Risk Assessment
-Special Issue

Specialization module to be chosen among:

-Material Engineering
-Business Continuity Risks and Financial Risk
-Big Data
-Business Continuity and Project Risk

NOTE: This overview depicts the modules of the curriculum. A module encompasses several courses. For a more detailed description of the curriculum please download the booklet

Program form: the Project Competence Concept  

A pioneering approach
In line with its motto “Knowledge.Transfer.Application”, the Steinbeis University Berlin committed to develop a structure that enables a true win-win situation for both the companies assigning the projects, and the students working on them. Successfully implemented since 1998, the Project Competence Concept sets the framework and the means to cope with our philosophy, high quality requirements and a student-centered approach.

Business challenges in the academic spotlight
Part of the admission requirements, students willing to enroll must have a project in a company or organization. Young graduates can be supported by the Advanced Risk Technologies Institute to find a suitable company. Once the company chosen, mentors are appointed from both SHB and from the company side. Thereupon the project is defined: the current situation is assessed, goals are detailed and Milestones and conditions are set. The study plan is then tailored, and the project work carried out along with more classical courses. Regular meetings between students and mentors as well as specific examinations means (e.g. Transfer Papers) secure the proper execution of the project which reaches his climax through the Master’s Thesis presenting the key findings and innovative solutions of the project.

A winning combination of theory and practice

The experience of the SHB has proven in the long term that the Project Competence Concept is the best known answer to Ferninand von Steinbeis’ intuition. Through projects with a real world focus, providing tangible outcomes helped by the mentoring of selected expert, we give students the tools, competences, motivation and confidence they need to boost their career.

  Admissions requirements

Bachelor’s Degree (180 ECTS) in the area of Engineering, Business Administration, Science or Industrial Engineering
1 year professional experience
Above average grade in previous studies (better 2.4 in the German grading system)
Good knowledge of English (B2 level or equivalent)
Successfully passing the aptitude test

  How to apply

Applications to the Master’s programs are open throughout the whole year.
Applications are handled via: admissions@risk-technologies.com

Send us an email with:

your CV in the EuroPass format
a letter of motivation
university diploma(s)
university grades transcript(s)
English language certificate (if not native speaker)

 Application fee (non-refundable): 90€

Payment reference:
MasterStudyAppFee_LastName_FirstName_ddmmyyy-date of birth
(eg. MasterStudyAppFee_Smith_John_01011980 )

Details of the bank:
Deutsche Bank,
IBAN: DE83 6007 0070 0133 6684 00
Please note: wrong payment reference or lack of payment is equal with rejection of the candidate
















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