All applications must be sent to HTW Berlin; see
The studies includes at minimum one semester long (autumn/spring) studies at HTW Berlin.
Students have the right to apply for the recognition (AHOT in Metropolia) of prior learning. See general rules of Metropolia and Berlin HTW for recognition .
Qualification requirements and regulations are defined in the degree regulations of Metropolia:
Also regulations of HTW Berlin are in use.
The programme consists of construction and real estate studies, focusing on construction and real estate economics. Studies are part of International Master of Science degree, offered by Metropolia and HTW Berlin University of Applied Sciences. The programme allows for a double degree, firstly with the Master of Science degree from Berlin and secondly with the possibility of the Finnish YAMK degree for those who have completed two years of work experience after their Bachelor degree.
The main goal of the programme is to give knowledge of construction and real estate economics combined with renovation, building information modelling and project management.
The programme offers international study environment, and gives the possibility for competence in leadership in the construction and real estate industry.
The programme gives eligibility to continue studies e.g. in doctoral programmes of universities.
The assessment criteria are defined in the degree regulations of Metropolia:
Other course-specific requirements are described in the course descriptions in the curriculum. Also regulations of HTW Berlin are in use.
A student is eligible to graduate when he/she has completed all the required courses set for the degree as a present student.
The two-year programme is offered completely in English, one year at each partner University. Metropolias' Civil Engineering B. Sc. students may complete some of their Master studies during the Bachelor programme.
Master's Degree (Second Cycle)
The degree does not include mandatory work placement. The students are mainly working while they study, and assignments and thesis is related to their organisations.
Degree students of Metropolia have second year internship in HTW Berlin and degree students of HTW first year in Helsinki.