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Industrial Engineer, M. Sc.

Leibniz University Hannover, with its traditional technical and engineering orientation, has renowned technical faculties. The education of future industrial engineers benefits from this. Courses from the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and the Faculties of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering and Computer Science are combined. Building on a six-semester Bachelor's programme, the four-semester Master's programme further deepens the technical knowledge already acquired. In addition, students can choose a further specialisation subject from the wide range of subjects offered in economics and business administration, thus taking advantage of the entire spectrum of economic sciences.

What can you expect during your studies?

Further information about the Master's programme Industrial Engineering and Management can be found on the website of the Faculty of Economic Science.

Duration and completion

As a rule, the course of study takes 4 semesters. After passing the master thesis you will receive the degree Master of Science.

Apply at the Leibniz University Hannover.

Areas of activity

As an industrial engineer, you are in demand at management levels in the areas of project planning and control, product development, procurement and logistics, sales and controlling in industrial companies. Further fields of activity are in the public sector and in service and trading companies. You can find concrete entry opportunities and career examples under field reports.

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The Master of Science degree entitles the holder to take up doctoral studies.

Exam regulations

Prüfungsordnung Wirtschaftsingenieur/-in, M. Sc.
Presentation of the study programme on the central website of Leibniz Universität Hannover.


Sebastian Wegel
Student advisory service
Königsworther Platz 1, 30167 Hannover
Sebastian Wegel
Student advisory service
Königsworther Platz 1, 30167 Hannover