Minor in Management of Technology & Entrepreneurship

The Minor in Management, Technology and Entrepreneurship (MTE) is a complementary education to the engineering education. The Minor MTE is proposed to students with a Bachelor (180 credits) and who have started their Master’s studies at EPFL in another section than MTE.

What is the Minor MTE ?

This education provides students with the necessary tools to understand and solve problems situated at the interface of management, technology and entrepreneurship, and gives them a basic understanding of how companies operate.

The Minor MTE meets many requirements: from students who want to combine their technological education with entrepreneurial skills and from manufacturers who would like to hire engineers trained in their specific field as well as in management.


Mention of the Minor MTE

The Minor MTE will be duly mentioned in the “Diploma Supplement” which is given along with the original Diploma



Length of the Minor MTE

The 30 credits of the Minor MTE must be obtained before the beginning of the Master Project

Admission condition

Students must be enrolled in one of the EPFL Masters’ programs.

Registration deadline

End of the first semester of the Master studies at the latest


Enrollment is made in IS-academia, in the student’s section of origin as well as in the MTE section.

It is mandatory to complete the form with the chosen courses before sending it to the MTE section and the section of origin.

Send the completed registration form to [email protected] 


Responsible of the Minor: Prof. Gaétan de Rassenfosse

Information: Ms. Géraldine Nagel


[email protected]

Odyssea Building, 1015 Lausanne

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