Bachelor
Industrial Engineering and Management

IT is innovating manufacture and supply chains across the world – and a BEng in Industrial Engineering and Management online will prepare you to be part of the revolution.

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Start your Bachelor in Industrial Engineering and Management

Industrial engineering has entered a revolutionary new phase, with smart technologies increasingly being put to use in manufacturing plants and supply chains across the globe. There is a huge demand for qualified engineers who are specialised in ‘Industry 4.0’ and related fields. The IU Bachelor’s in Industrial Engineering and Management prepares you with a combination of relevant business studies, expert knowledge of industrial engineering and IT expertise that will allow you to understand and optimise processes for industrial companies everywhere.

In order to best prepare you for the international job market, all of our study programmes are offered 100% in English. What are you waiting for?

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Overview Your degree summed up

All the facts and figures about your study programme at a glance

  • Study model
    Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)
    180 ECTS
    Language: English
  • Duration of study
    Regular study period 36 months
    Different time models
    Start your studies at anytime
  • Tuition fees
    Starting from 172 euro per month
  • Accreditation
    180 ECTS - English
    AR-Siegel
  • Admission
    With Secondary School Diploma
    and without Secondary School Diploma
  • Reduce your study fees
    Reduce fees by getting your previous achievements recognised
    The costs of your studies are usually tax-deductible
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New for 2021

From 1st September 2021, this programme will be reaccredited with a brand-new curriculum!

If you want to start this programme already online, you can do so with the current curriculum (see below). Keep in mind, if you would like to switch to the new curriculum after September, you will need to select compatible courses.

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Content

Study programme overview

This study programme will familiarise you with features and applications for smart devices, smart technologies and smart mobility – and you will learn how to use them to create, innovate and disrupt certain industries. You’ll become experienced with digital twins and similar technologies, and will be able to apply theoretical knowledge with the help of experimental kits and digital modelling in our virtual environment. After graduating, you’ll be qualified to enter positions at the heart of digitalisation and at the interface of many different industries.

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Careers

Career outlook

After completing their BEng in Industrial Engineering and Management, our graduates often work in manufacturing companies at the interface between business management and technical functions. Be it in management, engineering or consultancy roles – there are plenty of opportunities for talented professionals in this field.

Solutions Architect

IT systems are becoming increasingly complex and much more powerful. At the same time, optimised efficiency, reliability and safety remain a top priority. As an IT solutions architect, you will be responsible for an entire system’s design in order to manage the increasing number of machines and products that are connected in real time in the digital age.

Software Engineer in Industry 4.0

As a software engineer, you will plan, create, manage and distribute software systems. You are responsible for the operation and maintenance of products as well as for quality assurance. You will regularly carry out system tests, evaluate the results and document them, using your knowledge to improve existing systems or create entirely new ones.

Data Scientist

Data scientists are the creative minds behind algorithms. You will structure large amounts of data and compile usable information for your supervisor with the goal of identifying relationships between data sets. You will also carry out analyses to identify new opportunities for productivity and efficiency.

Tuition fees

Study models and fees for your Bachelor's in Industrial Engineering and Management

Depending on your personal or professional circumstances, you may wish to complete your studies as quickly as possible, or you may prefer a more flexible study programme that is less time-consuming. That’s why we offer part-time options for all our study programmes. This allows you to study alongside professional or personal commitments. We adjust your study fees based on your chosen programme.

Are you unable to finish your programme within the given time? No problem! If you realise that you need more time, you can simply switch to another time model with one months’ notice before the end of the month.

Only until 20.04.2021

Full-Time

Duration 36 Months

Perfect for students who want to hit the ground running and shorten the period of study by increasing their studying pace.

286€ /mtl 359€ Enrol for your online study programme by 20th of April and save €3,333 on your tuition fees. *Coupon code: CHANCE21 *You can start your studies at a later date. Apply now
Only until 20.04.2021

Part-Time I

Duration 48 Months

Excellent for talented all-rounders who want to give their studies everything they’ve got while holding down a job and keeping down their monthly costs at the same time.

254€ /mtl 309€ Enrol for your online study programme by 20th of April and save €3,333 on your tuition fees. *Coupon code: CHANCE21 *You can start your studies at a later date. Apply now
Only until 20.04.2021

Part-Time II

Duration 72 Months

Ideal for students who would like to take their time completing their course on top of their job and everyday life and keep down the monthly costs of their studies.

172€ /mtl 209€ Enrol for your online study programme by 20th of April and save €3,333 on your tuition fees. *Coupon code: CHANCE21 *You can start your studies at a later date. Apply now
Additional charges
All our study programmes include the following benefits
  • Teaching and study material

  • Marking of your end-of-module exams

  • Free 4-week trial

  • Online tutorials and guidance from tutors

  • Use of the online campus

  • Individual study coaching

  • Online exams

  • No charge for extension of course duration

  • Career coaching

Recognition

Recognition of previous achievements

Have you already completed a training course, studied at a university or gained work experience? Then you have the opportunity to get your previous achievements recognised. By doing so, you save time and tuition fees – namely €30 per recognised ECTS point.

  • Shortening your period of study: Skip individual modules or whole semesters!
  • Save on tuition fees: You’ll save €30 for every recognised ECTS point.

Even before you apply for an online study programme, we’ll gladly check whether we can take your previous achievements into account: 100% online, no strings attached. Simply fill in our online recognition form.

Send an email to study@iu.org to find out which previous achievements you can get recognised.Make sure you send your application before the end of your 1-month trial. You can get your previous achievements recognised during your studies. However, we can no longer grant you a cost reduction after the end of the trial month.

Do you need help with your application for recognition? Our student advisors will be happy to help. Simply arrange a personal call-back appointment. Arrange a call-back appointment to discuss recognition
Admission

Entry requirements

We make it happen: At IU you can easily start your desired study programme at any time. There is no limited amount of students we admit and your degree will be globally recognised!
With Secondary School Diploma
Without Secondary School Diploma
English language skills
Why IU is the best choice
  • Your studies are flexible and 100% online

    Schedule when you want to learn and study 100% online. At IU you have the possibility to complete your degree fully from home, whether full-time or part-time. You can even take your exams online whenever it suits you. 

  • Accredited & Globally recognised

    IU is accredited and certified with a seal of approval from the German Accreditation Council. All IU study programmes, materials, and services meet high internal and external quality standards, which are regularly reviewed and updated.

  • You gain full support

    We provide you with innovative learning tools, digital study material, tutorial videos, student advice and support, and forums to exchange with other students. You also have 24/7 access to our large online library. Your tutors are always available to answer your questions. Our study coaches are also available to help at any time.

  • The ideal mix of theory & practice

    Our programmes provide you with essential theoretical knowledge and focus, above all, on practice-oriented studies designed to best prepare you for your future career. Thanks to our great variety of specialisations you can specialise in the specific areas that match your personal goals.

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