Master-Online Studies
MBA - Supply Chain Management

90 ECTS German

Make value chains even more profitable. With a focus on supply chain management in your MBA online study programme! 

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The supply chain is at the heart of many companies' success. Supply relationships are becoming increasingly important, especially in a global context, and the efficiency of the supply chain secures competitive advantages for companies that are essential for survival. Managers with a focus on supply chain management are, therefore, in high demand. In the MBA online study programme with a specialisation in supply chain management, you will learn everything about the logistical, negotiation-based and operational processes of the supply chain and find out which methods you can use to bring about sustainable improvements. You will also look at the global factors that affect demand and consumer behaviour. Is that something for you? 

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Overview Your degree summed up
  • Study programme & degree
    Master of Business Administration (MBA) 90 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
    18-36 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 401€/month, depending on model
    Regular discount campaigns
  • Recognition & Approval
    Study program is state-approved, accredited & internationally renowned
    90 ECTS - German
    AR-Siegel, ZFU 153413c

    90 ECTS - English
    AR-Siegel, ZFU 153413c
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Availability of electives in your online study programme MBA Supply Chain Management English

We like to make sure our content is based on state-of-the-art scientific findings. This means the English electives "Supply Chain and Sourcing Management" as well as "Aspects of International Management" are under development at the time of launching the online study programme Supply Chain Management. They will be available from December 1st, 2022, in line with the scheduled semester plan. There’s nothing to stop you from starting your study programme at the earliest possible date! 


Online study programme MBA – Supply Chain Management

Before you dive deep into supply chain management, this Master of Business Administration introduces you among others to international marketing, strategic management and performance measurement. The second semester focuses on your electives: supply chain management and supply chain excellence manager. In these specialisations, you find out what makes an excellent supply chain and which challenges you may face when trying to improve it. In addition, you will take a close look at various possible solutions and review their practicability. If you want, you can apply this knowledge to your master’s dissertation. 

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100% Flexible

Flexible, interactive, practically oriented: your online studies

  • Whether you’re studying full-time, alongside your job, abroad or as a parent: your online studies adapt to your life. You study online and 100% flexibly – from the first day of class right up to your exam.
  • Thanks to our online campus, our innovative study app IU Learn and our virtual classes, you can fit your studies right into your daily life.
  • You even get to choose how to sit your exams: online 24/7 on 365 days a year or simply on location.
  • Connect with other students or your lecturers at any time: via the online campus, MS Teams, E-Mail or in interactive virtual classes.

Your professional future as an expert in supply chain management

Your Master of Business Administration with a focus on supply chain management qualifies you as a sought-after expert across all industries. Use your knowledge to make your company stand out from its competitors and shape the supply chain according to your state-of-the-art ideas. After graduating, you can work as … 

Supply Chain Consultant

As a supply chain consultant, you use your analytical skills to improve the supply chain process. Together with your clients, you analyse business dynamics and create forecasts using quantitative methods and clever thinking. In addition, you develop requirements and standards concerning packaging and delivery standards. You solve complex supply chain problems using in-depth analyses and your excellent sense of business. 

Head of Supply Chain

As head of supply chain, you oversee the supply chain departments of your company. This means the entire supply chain is your responsibility. You manage business relations and select new suppliers. In addition, you develop goals for each department, set priorities and evaluate whether milestones were reached. Together with management, you are in charge of the planning of and adherence to the supply chain budget. 

Supply Chain Operations Manager

Your tasks as an operations manager include the planning, controlling and optimisation of company-wide value creation processes and systems. As an example, you might be in charge of analysing key performance or service indicators and making the results available to relevant partners within your supply chain. This way, you strengthen each link in the chain and support successful collaboration.

Tuition fees

Study model and prices for the MBA – Supply Chain Management

Depending on your personal or professional situation, full-time study is not always easy to manage. That is why we have also developed part-time programmes for all our degrees, which offer flexible and longer study periods. This way, you can study alongside your job or during your time off, whether at home or abroad. The content of the different models is identical. Depending on the study model, we will adjust your tuition fees accordingly. With the part-time variant, your weekly study workload is reduced.

You can't complete your degree in the allotted time? No problem! We will develop the right study model for you. If you realise that you need more time, you can easily switch to another study model with three months’ notice before the end of the month. These are our different study models:

Only until 06.10.2022


Duration 18 Months

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

703€ /mtl 739€ Enrol by October 6th using the code MUTIGSEIN22, save 1.444€ & get a free iPad.  Apply now
Only until 06.10.2022

Part-Time I

Duration 24 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.

552€ /mtl 579€ Enrol by October 6th using the code MUTIGSEIN22, save 1.444€ & get a free iPad.  Apply now
Only until 06.10.2022

Part-Time II

Duration 36 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.

401€ /mtl 419€ Enrol by October 6th using the code MUTIGSEIN22, save 1.444€ & get a free iPad.  Apply now
Additional charges
All our study programmes include the following services
  • Free trial phase of four weeks

  • Access to online libraries

  • Personal assistance from lecturers

  • Online campus with innovative study tools

  • Access to Statista and LinkedIn Learning

  • Individual study and career coaching

  • Online exams around the clock

  • License for Microsoft Office and Teams

  • Flexible extension of study duration


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 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.

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Entry requirements

We make it possible: You can start your desired study programme with IU if you meet the following requirements.
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  • 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, 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. 

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