International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)

General Information

Optimum training for a career in international big businesses, at first-class regional SMEs, in the financial sector or at leading management consultants:

The Bachelor's programme in International Industrial Management is future oriented and management focussed with a strong practical element. The management foundations in combination with the industrial and international orientation of the degree programme allow programme graduates to work in many exciting business areas. The intercultural competences which students acquireprepare them for the challenges arising from the tensions between the opposing poles of business administration and engineering in the international business environment.

Many international companies such as Daimler, Porsche, Bosch, Mahle, Trumpf, Eberspächer, Kärcher and Festo have their headquarters in and around Stuttgart and Esslingen. Even as a student, you can benefit from the excellent links which have been forged between our faculty and industry and universities across the globe. Our graduates are in high demand in industry and are employed on a global basis.


Academic Director

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Oliver Dürr

Assistant to the Academic Director

Lilia Schwarz

Internship office Coordinator

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Markus Hartinger

Degree programme leaflet

International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)

Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures - at a glance

Degree awardedBachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
CampusEsslingen Hilltop Campus
Number of semesters7
Language of instructionEnglish/German
Application PeriodsFor the summer semester: up to January 15th
For the winter semester: up to July 15th
Continuing Master ProgramsInnovation Management (M.Sc.)
Smart Factory - Industry 4.0 (M.Eng.)

Application and Admission

Application and Admission


The curriculum for the degree programme and detailed descriptions of the programme modules are contained in the Module Catalogue.

Module Catalogue International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)

Career prospects

Career Prospects

On graduating, you can work at the interfaces between management and engineering in international industrial and service companies, in fields such as:

  • supply chain management, purchasing and acquisition and production management
  • accounting and finance
  • marketing
  • product and projekt management
  • industrial distribution, sales and after sales, key account management
  • company staff functions such as organisational development and organisational planning

Apply for summer semester 2021!

Applications open October 15th 2020

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