B.Eng. Industrial Engineering and Management

IU International University of Applied Sciences

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Industrial engineering has entered a revolutionary new phase with smart technologies increasingly used in manufacturing plants and supply chains across the globe. The Bachelor in Industrial Engineering and Management from IU prepares you with a combination of relevant business skills, expert knowledge of industrial engineering, and IT expertise that will allow you to understand and optimise processes for industrial companies everywhere. Study with experienced professors and receive your globally recognised degree from IU. With IU, you can study 100% online, on campus, or switch between both with their new flexible studies option.

Program Structure

1st semester

  • Mathematics I
  • Business 101
  • Introduction to Academic Work
  • Collaborative Work
  • Introduction to the Internet of Things
  • Scientific and technical fundamentals

2nd semester

  • Mathematics II
  • Statistics: Probability and Descriptive Statistics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Object-oriented Programming with Java

3rd semester

  • Management Accounting
  • International Marketing
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Software Engineering Principles
  • Corporate Finance and Investment
  • Supply Chain Management I

4th semester

  • Entrepreneurship and Innovation
  • Project: Design Thinking
  • Data Analytics and Big Data
  • Introduction to Data Protection and
  • Agile Project Management
  • Intercultural and Ethical Decision-Making

5th semester

  • Product Development in Industry 4.0
  • Project: Smart Product Solutions
  • Electives A

Choose two modules for Electives A:

  • Smart Devices
  • Smart Factory
  • Smart Mobility
  • Smart Services

6th semester

  • Digital Business Models
  • Principles of Management
  • Bachelor Thesis & Colloquium

Choose a module from Electives B:

  • Foundations of Programming with Python
  • IT project and architecture management
  • AI Specialist
  • Applied Sales
  • Autonomous Driving
  • Industrial Robotics and Automation
  • Introduction to Cognitive
  • Robotics
  • Mobile Software Engineering
  • Programming of Robotic Systems
  • Service Robotics

Academic Requirements:

  • Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate such as A-Levels, IB Diploma including your Transcript of Records.
  • Proof of eligibility to study a bachelor's degree at university in Germany.

Depending on your chosen programme, academic level, and background, you might need to also take one of the following to make sure you are ready to study with us:

  • Bachelor Entrance Examination
  • Pathway Programme
  • English Level:
    - Proof of English skills.
    - Speexx B2.2 Certificate (complimentary when signing up with IU - free of charge)
    - If English is your native language or you graduated from an English-speaking school/university, you do not have to prove your English skills.