Mobility and Logistics, B.Sc.
Move the World
Logistics is an inevitable part of modern life and one of the most promising sunrise industries offering a wide range of careers.
If you think that logistics is just about delivering goods, then think again. Logistics professionals of tomorrow are able to identify current trends, develop clever ideas, find innovative solutions and use the latest technology in order to realize their visions in an economical, timesaving and ecofriendly way.
We developed this course to provide you with specialist knowledge of the latest logistic innovations and problem solving methods as well as strategic logistic planning processes. Additionally you will learn to design innovative private mobility concepts and to equip them with the technical systems they require. Together with the technical English language skills you will gain over the course of your studies, this programme provides excellent preparation for you to embark on an international career.
What you will study
Your first semesters will introduce you to logistic systems as well as to planning and applied problem solving methods. You will acquire a firm grounding in business administration and specialist knowledge in technical fields such as information technology and electrical engineering, learning for example about identification systems and automation.
The 4th and 5th semesters will than give you the chance to broaden your professional horizon by studying electives in the fields of logistics, engineering or economics according to your interest and career aspirations. You will also have the opportunity to work independentlyon a research or development project.
The 6th semester focuses on the practical application of your knowledge and will give you the chance to either do a work placement or study abroad. This will be another valuable experience and a great boost to your CV.
In the 7th semester you will complete your bachelor´s thesis, which you will then present and defend in an open discussion with professors.
As a graduate you will be a highly qualified expert in the management of logistics and will also have the knowledge and skills to respond to new challenges in the field of public and private mobility. You can expect to work in business areas like planning, implementation or economic operation and optimisation of current or future logistic processes and mobility concepts.
Our graduates are highly sought after for senior positions in mobility and logistics. They gain employment as planners, consultants, innovators or optimisers and are often responsible for distribution, purchasing or process and product development.
We welcome applications from nationals of all countries. Please check here for general admission requirements.
Other requirements for Mobility and Logistics, B.Sc.:
- A sufficient level of English language proficiency (CEFR level B2 or better).
- Completion of an 8-week internship before the start of the 4th semester. You can also do this internship in your home country before applying to Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences.
- Interest in technical, economical and organisational problems.
When and how to apply
Application guidelines for international applicants
Please contact us for more information and advice
Friedrich-Heinrich-Allee 25, Germany
Tel.: +49 2842 90825-0
Head of Degree Programme
Prof. Dr Andreas Schürholz
Prospective students can find a contact form and FAQs here.
Rhine-Waal students can find a contact form and FAQs here.
Exchange students please contact our International Office.