Bachelor Industrial Engineering and Management (BEng)


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Program Description

IUBH University of Applied Sciences – Online: Scholarship Initiative: Save up to 80%!

IUBH Online wants to make it possible for anyone to take their chance in life. That is why they offer strong regional scholarships that vary in terms of cultural, social, educational or work experience background. All you have to do is to make use of the Scholarship Calculator on the school’s website and wait for the student recruitment team to get back to you with your final result.

(Be aware that our scholarships are not available to students from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland)

Industrial engineering has entered a revolutionary new phase with smart technologies increasingly used in manufacturing plants and supply chains across the globe. The demand for qualified engineers who are specialised in “Industry 4.0” and related fields is enormous.

The IUBH Bachelor 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. You’ll get to know features and applications for smart devices, smart technologies, and smart mobility—understanding how to use them create, innovate, and disrupt certain industries. You’ll become experienced with digital twins and similar technologies and be able to apply theoretical knowledge with the help of experimental kits and digital modelling in our virtual environment. After graduating, you’ll enter positions at the heart of digitisation and at the interface of many different industries.

Your Benefits

  • International value
    Benefit from our large global network of partners and a curriculum designed to make you succeed internationally.
  • Career boost
    Give your career the boost it deserves with our support during and after your studies.
  • Maximum flexibility
    Study completely online, on-campus in Germany or mix the best of both worlds! Talk to our study advisors to find out more.


  • Accredited and recognised worldwide: Elevate your career with a European degree
  • Affordable degrees: Scholarships of up to 80%
  • Flexible payment options: Stress-free and easy!


A short overview of your study

  • Degree: Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)
  • Credits: 180 ECTS
  • Start of study: Anytime (no fixed start date or enrolment deadlines)
    Study duration: Standard period of study: 36 months. 
    Different time models possible
  • Study model: Online study including online exams 24/7
  • Fees: 561 euros per month for full-time study (scholarships available) 

Programme Structure

The Bachelor programme in Industrial Engineering and Management lays the proper foundation for a fantastic career in the field.

  • Learn applications for smart technologies and networking of facilities in the context of Industry 4.0—recognising the potential for digitisation and optimisation.
  • Master your management skills to ensure engineering projects are executed on schedule and on target, relying on your technical know-how for great decision making.
  • Get to know useful software for the creation of 3D models, digital twins, and simulation for improved efficiency and security of systems and machinery.
1st semester 2nd semester 3rd semester
  • Mathematics I
  • Business 101
  • Introduction to Academic Work
  • Collaborative Work
  • Introduction to the Internet of Things
  • Scientific and technical fundamentals
  • Mathematics II
  • Statistics: Probability and Descriptive Statistics
  • Managerial Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Object-oriented Programming with Java
  • Management Accounting
  • International Marketing
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Software Engineering Principles
  • Corporate Finance and Investment
  • Supply Chain Management I
4th semester 5th semester 6th 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
  • 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
  • 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

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Study Model


This course is offered completely online. You can decide when and where you study with no need to wait for the term to start.

  • Study remotely from your own home
  • Use digital distance learning materials
  • Chat online and receive remote coaching
Easier admission

This study programme is eligible for our Easy Admission option, where you can get started sooner and worry about the paperwork later.

  • Access course modules earlier
  • Hand your documents in up to six months later
  • Be accepted to IUBH with less hassle*

*Eligibility criteria apply

Your own pace

We have full-time and part-time study models for this course. You can choose how you want to study and how long this course will take to suit your schedule.

Early Access* Option

Why wait till the official start date? With our Early Access* option you can get going with this programme from the 1 December—that’s three months early!

*For the Early Access option, IUBH offers two courses for you to study three months before the programme is officially launched. Successfully pass these and you’ll gain access to the full study programme.

Eligibility Criteria

Academic Requirements:

  • Proof of eligibility to study at a university in your home country. This may include but is not limited to Higher Secondary School Leaving Certificate such as A-Levels, IB, etc.
  • The only other academic admission requirement is to successfully pass two admission courses within the first 12 months of your studies. The passed courses will be acknowledged.

English Level:

  • Proof of English skills.
  • If English is your native language or you graduated from an English-speaking school/university, you do not have to prove your English skills.

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Last updated Nov 2020

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