• Programme in brief
  • What to expect from us
  • What do we expect from you?

Programme in brief

Wanting to become a manager of a technical company? The Bachelor Industrial Engineering & Management (IE&M) in Eindhoven is your best preparation. Why? All aspects of managing a technical company are addressed. You will get experience by projects in real companies. You have great job opportunities after graduation in the Brainport region. What will you learn? Working in an (international) management team; leading your own team or starting your own business; problem solving in manufacturing, logistics and purchasing; essentials of marketing & sales, R&D, strategy, finance, HR; improving your business model; coping with cultural differences. Facts about Brainport/Eindhoven: strong concentration of high tech international companies; English is widely spoken, many internationals; affordable education system.

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What to expect from us

Our students are trained to become all-round experts in business engineering. With the knowledge and skills obtained at Fontys University students are likely to find work as managers or consultants in large and medium sized production companies, but our graduates may also be found in the service industry, or working for local authorities. Alternatively, there is the possibility to do a master or MBA and some students might take the step to start an own company. At the end of your studies you are ready for business!

What do we expect from you

Because you are the technical industrial engineer you will be the first contact for almost all questions about business and organisational changes. You will be able to help the company to perform better in many aspects. Qualities we expect from you are being a researcher and an entrepreneur at the same time but you also need to be creative and a team player. It is no problem for you to take initiative and take up responsibility, and you like to investigate the ins and outs of companies. Do you want to do a practical and challenging technical management bachelor programme? Then Industrial Engineering & Management is the right choice for you!

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Study variant
Start moment(s)
September, February
48 months
Bachelor of Science

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