Distance Learning Industrial Engineering and Management

Study by your own rules
180 ECTS German or English
Distance Learning

Start your online study programme in Industrial Engineering and Management

In the Industrial Engineering and Management online study programme, you develop your talent for technical innovation and combine it with relevant management skills. You will learn how products are developed in the Industry 4.0 and which processes are used. In addition to know-how about flexible manufacturing techniques and the Internet of Things, you will acquire knowledge of Design Thinking, Big Data and digital business models. 
 
You will also work on practical tasks in virtual laboratories using special software. You have the opportunity to specialise in a subject in your elective area. You can complete your bachelor's programme in German or English to match your professional ambitions. 

Summary Your study programme summed up
  • Study programme & degree
    Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) 180 ECTS
    German or English
    Full-time or part-time, 100% flexible
  • Application & starting date
    Start immediately or anytime
    Online application, no application deadlines
  • Study duration & extension
    36-72 months, depending on model
    Extension possible free of charge
  • Locations
    Study programme independent of time & place
    No mandatory attendance
    Innovative study tools available on online-campus & in the IU Learn App
    Exams online or at nearest examination centre
  • Study fees
    Starting at 209€/month, depending on model
    Regular discount campaigns
  • Recognition & Approval
    The IU International University of applied sciences is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned
Free trial? Let’s go! You can try out your study programme for four weeks – no commitment. The fees for this period only apply if you decide to continue your studies with us.

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Study Programs

Your online study programmes in Industrial Engineering and Management

You can complete the Industrial Engineering and Management programme in German or in English. 
 
Your admission requirements for the German-language programme: 

  • Proof of university entrance qualification, such as your A levels, a vocational diploma, a master craftsman's certificate or a certificate of advanced training.    
  •  Foreign students must provide proof of German language skills 
  • With your degree, you are optimally prepared for the current challenges of the job market. 

Your admission requirements for the English-language programme: 

  • Proof of university entrance qualification, such as your A levels, a vocational diploma, a master craftsman's certificate or a certificate of advanced training.    
  • For the English-language study programme, we need proof of your English language skills. 
  • With your degree, you are optimally prepared for the English-speaking job market.
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100% Flexible

At IU you study at your own pace

100% your way

Take your IU study programme with you – no matter whether you’re on your way to work or traveling the world. You even get to choose whether you want to take your exams online or on site.

Innovative

The online campus and our study app IU Learn are innovative smart tools for every learning style. You study according to your individual needs.

Specialised
Your electives allow you to focus on those areas that best fit your goals. You prepare for the career you want with the subjects you care about.

Free trial? Let’s go! You can try out your study programme for four weeks – no commitment. The fees for this period only apply if you decide to continue your studies with us.

Simply register online for your desired programme.
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Advantages

Your advantages in IU Distance Learning

Your degree brings with it many career advantages, such as the chance of a salary increase, more attractive tasks or career advancement. In addition, you will develop personally! We make sure that you can integrate your studies as flexibly as possible into your daily work and family life.
Personal development
You develop personally and discover new tasks, jobs or sectors.
Higher salary
You have a better chance of getting a raise in your old or new job.
Ideal for lateral entries
Your degree can help you make that job change.

Your specialisation options in the bachelor’s programme Industrial Engineering and Management

The bachelor's programme Industrial Engineering and Management is as practice-oriented as possible: choose three out of 39 compulsory elective modules in the German-language programme. In the English-language programme, you choose three out of 17 elective modules to prepare you for your career. You can choose from modules such as smart mobility, applied robotics and microcontroller. 

Free trial? Let’s go! You can try out your study programme for four weeks – no commitment. The fees for this period only apply if you decide to continue your studies with us.

Simply register online for your desired programme.
Apply now
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Careers

Your professional future

Internet of Things specialist

As an Internet of Things (IoT) specialist, you are responsible for the strategic planning of IoT-projects, which you also monitor and implement. Additionally, you develop innovative IoT solutions.

Find out more about the English-language study programme

Why IU is the best choice
  • Personalised & flexible

    You get to study whenever, however and wherever you want – thanks to our digital campus, flexible full- and part-time models and exams you can sit online at any time. You even decide when to start your studies! 

  • State-approved & award-winning

    Our study programmes are state-approved and multi-award-winning. That makes us and our students happy – according to Fernstudiencheck.de, they are 96% likely to recommend us. 

  • Here for you – personally

    Get the support you need: via our online campus, you can participate in live sessions, chat with fellow students or benefit from our study and career coaching. 

  • Practically oriented

    Thanks to our wide selection of practically oriented specialisations, you can create your own profile and develop skills for the career you’re dreaming of.