Do you believe that businesses and organizations today need creative, multidisciplinary managers who combine technological know-how with engineering and management skills? Do you see yourself taking on such a role, for example, in production and logistics, healthcare and/or financial engineering? Do you relish the prospect of using simulations, mathematical and/or statistical models to solve the problems and improve the performance of (international) organizations? If so, the two-year, English-taught Master’s programme Industrial Engineering & Management (IEM) at the University of Twente is the right choice for you.
The two-year Master’s in Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) is an internationally oriented programme and is taught entirely in English. You can start in February and September. You can start the pre-master's programme in September. Read more about the Master's programme, pre-master's programme and admission. You can also find more information about career perspectives. Read the testimonial of students from Industrial Engineering and Management.
We also offer a bachelor's programme (BSc.) in Industrial Engineering and Management.
In this Top-rated, internationally oriented programme we will train you to design, control and optimize processes in complex organizations and businesses operating in a global context. In order to do this, you will learn to use mathematical modelling, computer simulations and advanced ICT. You will be equipped to improve productivity, raise product and labour quality, and quantify risks from a technological perspective.
This Master’s programme offers three specializations: Financial Engineering & Management (FEM), Healthcare Technology & Management (HCTM), and Production & Logistic Management (PLM). The first two are unique in the world, the third is a classic Industrial Engineering & Management track.
On top of that, we have designed the programme to offer you a rich range of orientations and additional specializations to suit your particular interests and ambitions. This freedom of choice, combined with a high academic level, makes our programme highly popular.
Many universities in the Netherlands and elsewhere offer Master’s programmes in the field of Industrial Engineering & Management. Ours is different. Here are three reasons why: