Masters Degree in Business Engineering

Professional Masters in Business Engineering

The programme is offered in the German language and is thus directed at prospective students with a good command of German. The programme’s German-language web pages provide detailed information needed on the content of the course and application procedures.

Germany’s first professional Master’s degree programme in Business Engineering combines engineering content with business specialization.

Professional Masters programme Business Engineering ©Leuphana/Patrizia Jäger
Professional Masters programme Business Engineering

At a glance

Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
Credit Points: 90
Length of Study: 4 terms extra-occupational
Language: German
Study Places: 15
Start Date: in April
Application Deadline: January 31st
Costs: 21.000 Euro plus the current term contribution of 210 Euro per term, instalment payments possible
Programme Director: Prof. Dr. Jens Heger

Content: Technology for Non-Technicians

In this innovative Masters degree you will receive the specialized knowledge in the vital field of business engineering, so that you can optimally integrate business and technology in your everyday commercial operations. After all, success business engineers have both business skills and detailed technological knowledge at their disposal. 

The Master of Science in Business Engineering will provide you with learning from all the most important technical disciplines. Hence, you will acquire an overview of the technologically oriented processes in the economy, as well as of those in the fields of mechanical engineering, electrical and automation engineering, and in information and communication technology.

Perspectives: A Masters degree at the intersection of management and technology

As a graduate of the Master of Science in Business Engineering in the field of industrial engineering

  • You can participate confidently in the fields of business management and engineering
  • You will be able to integrate complex technical interactions while determining strategic business options
  • You will have the ability to participate competently in conversations, meetings, and negotiations with engineers as well as to analyze and evaluate technical systems.
  • You will be able to take on leadership responsibilities on both the customer and contractor sides.
  • You will be prepared for leadership positions in business engineering that require economic and technical expertise.
  • You will understand corporate ethics and be able to confidently convey certain values.  
  • You will be in a position to quickly acquire new technical expertise and to incorporate them in your decisions based on solid academic foundations.

Admission requirements and Application

Who would benefit by earning a Master in Business Engineering?

The professional Masters of Science in Business Engineering is designed for all technicians and managers in the field of business engineering, who have completed their undergraduate degree and who are confronted with technical issues in their daily work or for those who, by working together with engineers, have taken on wide-ranging managerial responsibilities at the intersection of business and technology. 

As a student in a professional degree program, you can learn while working, allowing you to earn your degree in 24 months. If you have already fulfilled the relevant prerequisites in business engineering, you can reduce you studies to 18 months.

Leuphana University Lüneburg’s Master of Science is an international recognised university degree, thus it also offers you the option of later pursuing a doctorate.

Course of study: Weekend classes for the Master in Business Engineering

All on-campus classes in the business engineering master’s degree are scheduled on the weekends.  Between the on-campus classes, all course contents, such as books, lecture notes or our E-learning platform, are available for your use. That way you can combine your studies and your profession optimally.

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This programme received external accreditation by the FIBAA.

Contact & Advising

Ulrike Kahlfeldt, M.A.
Universitätsallee 1, C12.227a
21335 Lüneburg
Fon +49.4131.677-1867

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