The New Mini MBA at RWTH Aachen


The RWTH Mini MBA Management Expert Certificate Program consists of learning modules that cover specific  topics in depth and apply them in practical scenarios.  The holistic approach of the program is due to the need to ever more closely coordinate  the technical development of products  with marketing and distribution  activities. Relevant topics, motivated participants and modern teaching and learning  methods  ensure stimulating class sessions.


The Mini MBA combines great flexibility with excellent conditions for study. The small group size ensures optimal exchange between instructors and participants. The multifaceted tasks, competencies and responsibilities of modern management will be looked at from different perspectives. In three modules, expertise will be developed and instruments for practical application provided.

The following “RWTH Mini MBA – Management Expert Certificates” can be obtained:

  • Management & Leadership
  • Finance & Controlling
  • Human Resource Management & Leadership
  • Production & Logistics
  • Strategic Management
  • Technology & Innovation

Please note that the language of instruction is German. The contents are based on the RWTH Execútive MBA program. Participants completing the Mini MBA obtain 7.5 credit points which are recognized for degree programs such as the RWTH Executive MBA.

The Mini MBA comprises three module weeks that consist of four and a half days of instruction. A module week typically consists of instruction, tutorials, group activities, case studies, class discussion, and a final exam. Each module is intended to stand by itself, so entrance to the program is possible at any time.