Industrial Engineering and Management Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available



English, German

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the realm of Industrial Engineering and Management with KIT’s Master of Science (M.Sc.) program. Spanning four semesters, this interdisciplinary program is designed to equip students with a broad yet research-focused qualification in five core fields: Business Administration, Economics, Informatics, Operations Research, and Engineering. At the heart of the curriculum lies a strong emphasis on quantitative methods, empowering students with the analytical tools and problem-solving skills essential for success in today’s dynamic professional landscape.


Experience the breadth and depth of our program as you delve into a diverse array of courses and research opportunities. Our curriculum is carefully crafted to provide students with a wide-ranging skill set, from advanced mathematical techniques to cutting-edge methodologies in business and engineering. Through a combination of theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience, students develop the versatility and agility needed to thrive in a rapidly evolving global economy.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant field such as business, engineering, or computer science.
  • Proficiency in mathematics and/or statistics, with a minimum credit requirement depending on the undergraduate degree program.
  • Language proficiency in English (B2 level) and German (DSH2 level or equivalent).
  • Additional credit requirements may apply for applicants from non-traditional backgrounds, such as engineering or computer science.
  • Business Administration: 9 credits
  • Economics: 9 credits
  • Informatics: 9 credits
  • Operations Research: 9 credits
  • Engineering: 9 credits
  • Seminars: 6 credits
  • Master’s Thesis: 9 credits

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates emerge as versatile professionals equipped to tackle a wide range of challenges in industry, the service sector, or public administration. With a solid foundation in quantitative methods and interdisciplinary problem-solving, they are well-prepared for roles such as management consultant, operations manager, supply chain analyst, project manager, or business analyst.

Whether pursuing a career in industry or academia, our alumni are poised to make a meaningful impact in their chosen field.

Visa Requirements:

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