Are you analytical and efficient? An entrepreneurial pacesetter? Do you want to help commercial companies or other organizations – such as hospitals or government agencies – to perform and collaborate more effectively in our increasingly complex society? Are you looking for a hands-on, academic programme that will give you vital expertise in the fields of technology, human behaviour and business processes? If so, the three-year English-language Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering & Management (IEM) at the University of Twente (UT) is a good choice for you.
As an Industrial Engineer & Manager, you will be involved in designing, managing and improving business processes. You will make organizations more efficient, maximize profit, minimize risks, and improve quality and competitiveness. You will use models and techniques to systematically analyse strengths and weaknesses. In our programme you will also learn how to effectively implement necessary changes and how to assess the consequences these will have on organizations, staff, quality, finances, sustainability or market position. In order to do all of this, you will combine knowledge from areas including business administration, ICT, mathematics, and technology.
Many universities offer courses in technical business administration. Our Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering & Management is different. Here are six distinctive features:
We also offer a master's programme (MSc.) in Industrial Engineering and Management.