YOUR INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING STUDIES: THE BEST OF TWO SUCCESSFUL WORLDS.
The field of tension between business and technology is your stage. With the master's degree in Industrial Engineering, you will be operating in the age of the fourth industrial revolution. You will acquire in-depth digital expertise to successfully manage and implement digitisation projects in an industrial context. In this way, you become a generalist who actively shapes the digital transformation in industry.
In the master's programme Industrial Engineering, you will acquire an agile and digital mindset and deepen interdisciplinary aspects of automation and smart product service systems. All this with a strong practical focus, because this is an absolute must for this engineering degree programme. You also learn everything about production management and agile leadership. At the same time, you will deepen your knowledge of information technology, business administration or engineering, depending on your interests. With your degree, you can start your career in industrial companies in all sectors, in industrial service companies and in consultancies for production, engineering and process consulting.
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- SALARY INCREASE up to 20%
- By studying at IU International University, you can expect up to 20% more salary in your future career.
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- The job market is constantly changing - studying with us gives you the perfect preparation for the business world.
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PROJECT MANAGER IN SMART FACTORY / INDUSTRY 4.0
As a project manager for smart factory / Industry 4.0, you will develop holistic manufacturing concepts for networked, digitised production. You also take on responsibilities in digital factory planning and automation.
SENIOR MANAGER IN SMART PRODUCTION
Senior managers in smart production develop innovative tools for digital networking and new methods of data evaluation in industrial production 4.0. They are responsible for the digitisation and standardisation of current processes.
CONSULTANT / EXPERT IN DIGITAL FACTORY PLANNING & AUTOMATION
If you decide to pursue a career as a consultant or expert in digital factory planning and automation, you will work as a consultant on digital change projects in Industry 4.0. The aim of your consulting work is to support companies in the implementation of automation processes in production.
- Introduction to Smart Product Service Systems
- Agile Leadership
- Industrial Automation
- Production Management
- Safety in Intelligent Production
- Applied Statistics
A completed undergraduate degree with a specific thematic focus in the selected master's degree program. Alternatively, also professional activities with corresponding backgrounds can be accredited in individual cases. A degree from a state or state-recognized college/university with a final grade of at least "Satisfactory". Accreditation of knowledge and skills acquired outside of the university sector is generally possible. University entrance qualification as a foreign student applicant.
Generally, a completed undergraduate degree with a subject-related focus in the respective IU Master's program is a requirement for admission. The first undergraduate degree must have been successfully completed at a state or state-recognized college/university and with a final grade of at least "satisfactory". If the first degree does not include a subject-related focus, admission to the program can also be granted if the student has completed a related professional activity.
For English language degree courses, a proof (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, Cambridge or equivalent proof, e.g. through the free IU English course.) of sufficient English language skills is required.
For more detailed information and remarks about possible exceptions, please refer to the corresponding subpage of the respective course.
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