Technical Management (B.A.)

Technical Management

One study programme - double competence

Technical Management unites the business competence of the DHBW Villingen-Schwenningen with the engineering expertise of the Horb campus.

Dynamic development in all technological areas requires personnel who can work with confidence at the interfaces between technical and business administration processes. The interdisciplinary appraisal of operational processes in a competitive environment equips graduates with the skills to develop new business models and implement these in a practical context.

Core content

  • Business Administration (Marketing, Cost and Performance Accounting, Management)
  • Technical Management (Project- / Productmanagement)
  • Engineering (Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Mechatronics Engineering)


12Weeks of Theory

14Weeks of Practice

3Years of Studies

210ECTS Points

Bachelor of Arts

Contents of the study programme in brief

Students gain knowledge in the area of business administration, engineering and the subject of technical management by addressing the complete product development process from innovation management to technical sales, both from a business administration and technical point of view.


  • Production Management
  • Medical Technology
  • Project and Process Management
  • Sales

This three-year study programme culminates in 210 ECTS points and the academic degree Bachelor of Arts.

Career following studies

A broad professional spectrum ranges from project management to technical sales or key account management and encompasses product and process management, production planning, supply chain management and marketing. In addition to an extensive knowledge of business administration and economics, graduates are also optimally equipped to tackle technical issues.

Internationales Vollzeitstudium

Sie haben einen Schul- oder vielleicht sogar Hochschulabschluss im Ausland erworben und möchten nun gerne bei uns ein komplettes Studium bis zum Bachelorabschluss absolvieren. Im Vollzeitstudium bieten wir keine 100% englischsprachigen Studiengänge an. Wenn Sie also gute Deutschkenntnisse haben und Ihr Abschluss anerkannt wird, können Sie unter denselben Voraussetzungen bei uns studieren, wie deutsche Schüler auch.

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Teaching staff

In addition to professors of the DHBW Villingen-Schwenningen, professors from other universities as well as specially qualified experts from companies and social institutions also provide content from their area of ​​specialization to our students. This ensures that practice-relevant know-how will be taught.

Teaching staff

For further information,
please feel free to contact us

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Kotthaus

"Elke Maier"

Elke Maier