Duration: 2 years

Language of instruction: fully taught in English

Target groups: graduates with first degrees (Bachelor) in Engineering

Start: October or March

Application deadlines: May 31 (winter intake) / November 30 (for summer intake)

You already earned a Bachelor of Engineering and gathered some professional experience? You are interested in modern business and production processes and the secrets of “Made in Germany”? Then our MBA Operational Excellence is just right for you. Kick-start your career with our perfect interdisciplinary toolbox of engineering and business know-how for an aspiring industrial engineer.

Our business-oriented modules provide you with the strategic and financial framework of companies. Find out about the critical factors for success in leadership and change processes and how to master them with expert communication and negotiation skills.

On the engineering side, the focus is on operational excellence, particularly the following methods:

  • Lean management
  • Six Sigma
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Agile Management
  • Digitalization and Industry 4.0

A unique feature of our MBA is that students spend the second year (third and fourth semester) doing a practical internship in industry (e.g. in a production facility or an SCM department). Thus, you can immediately apply your knowledge, gain profound professional experience and earn money at the same time!

Our university offers an attractive and open-minded study environment, especially for international students. As a practice-oriented University of Applied Sciences, the employability of our graduates is the main focus of our teaching. All our professors have at least five years of professional experience in management positions.

Your career perspectives:

  • production management
  • factory planning
  • supply chain management

To find out more, we cordially invite you to join our webinar on April 16, 15:00 – 16:00 CET

Program website

Contact:  Hof University of Applied Sciences

www.hof-university.de  - welcome@hof-university.de