Construction and Real Estate Management,
Master's Degree

Basic Information

Degree title
Master of Engineering
Duration / Date(s)
2 years

HTW Berlin and Metropolia University of Applied Sciences jointly run the international master programme ConREM - Construction and Real Estate Management.

It is designed for professionals who wish to manage international projects for building construction and real estate in the future. Therefore it is mainly addressed to professionals in the field of architecture and civil engineering.

First year studies of ConREM (60 ECTS during semesters 1 and 2) will be organized by Metropolia (Helsinki). Second year studies (semesters 3 and 4) will be in HTW Berlin.


ConREM provides you a combination of engineering, economics, management and communication. Specific contents, like project development and project management as well as life cycle management, and general subjects, such as soft skills and leadership, are taught - all in context of international business. Accordingly this programme is taught completely in English.

ConREM enables you to cooperate with people of different social, cultural and professional backgrounds, to adapt to foreign environments and to become acquainted with different mentalities and habits. Management abilities and adaptability to manage changing international conditions is a need for cooperation and teamwork in a global market on national and international level.


The student selection will be made in Berlin based on the points applicants have received of their educational background (study success), relevant work experience, English language skills and research plan for Master’s thesis project. It is important to show all relevant work experience with certificates (company name, the work duties and the work relationship’s exact start and end dates) during application, if you want to achieve degree also in Metropolia. Proper work experience is defined that there is a contract between employee and employer and you have got salary. Please note, that your student status at Metropolia is determined based on your application documents and after the application period has closed, it is not possible to have your work experience re-evaluated and student status changed.

Admission procedure administrated by Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft Berlin (HTW Berlin), more information on ConREM homepage.


In questions concerning your residence permit and health insurance, please see the instructions from Finnish Immigration Service webpage. Please note that Metropolia UAS has no role in your residence permit process and we cannot, unfortunately, expedite or any other ways assist in your application process.