MSc in Engineering (Product Development and Innovation, PDI) is an interdisciplinary study programme with special emphasis on the interaction of technology and social sciences with the surrounding world.
With a degree in PDI you will become an idea generator and product developer with comprehensive engineering knowledge and business acumen. As a student you gain fundamental knowledge about the development of products and processes. The Master study programme integrates scientific analytical skills in design engineering, technology management courses in product development and innovation processes.
Transverse Business Development
As a MSc in Engineering (Product Development and Innovation) you will learn business development across a company's different professional units. You can develop products, study the market and assess the product's market potential. We prioritise a creative approach and business understanding combined with traditional engineering skills.
Project and research based learning environment
You will be part of a study-based and collaborative learning environment where you work in project groups. You and your fellow students are responsible for planning and carrying out projects within the allotted time. Projects typically come from companies and we emphasise the importance of solving problems from 'real life'.