Supply Chain Management (M.Sc.) - Jacobs University

Wirtschaft & Recht
Master of Science
4 Semester
Internationaler Studiengang


The Master degree program trains you for the growing field of design and management of supply chains. The successful completion of the studies leads to earning an internationally acknowledged Master of Science (MSc) degree and enables a quick career entry in the area of Supply Chain Management (SCM) in a national or international context. As a future manager in a business world marked more and more by globalization, complexity and flexibility, the curriculum aims to teach modern leadership and management competencies. This includes the analysis of business processes, as well as the ability and the readiness to recognize the potential for change, initiate change processes, and to design those change processes successfully.

Nach dem Studium

Jacobs University designed this program in close cooperation with experts from industry represented in Jacobs University’s Advisory Board of International logistics. When you finish your MSc in Supply Chain Engineering and Management, you will find a wide range of attractive career options, in the dynamic and interesting field of logistics and beyond. Our graduates are able to work in different areas, such as in the economy, NGO‘s or in the administration.

So far, the employment rate of the former program was close to 100% within the first 12 months after graduation. Frequently, students get job offers already during their last year at Jacobs. Among others, so far graduates entered industries such as logistics departments of car manufacturers, the food industry, or the aerospace industry. They work for international operating railway transportation companies or business consultancies. Apart from that, graduates are qualified to opt for a career in academia, in governmental institutions, international organizations, business associations, the media and non-profit organizations.

Moreover, Supply Chain Management is of ever-increasing importance, due to globalization and its steady increasing complexity all around the globe. Because of that there is a high demand in personnel that needs to have strong leadership- and problem solving skills.


Applications need to include the following documents:

  • Letter of Motivation
  • Curriculum vitae (CV)
  • University transcript in English or German
  • Bachelor’s degree certificate or equivalent (may be handed in later)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency test with a minimum score of 90 (TOEFL), 6.5 (IELTS) or 60 (Duolingo). Native speakers and applicants who completed their undergraduate studies in English may be exempt from this requirement.

Fristen und Termine

Incoming applications are reviewed continuously. Applicants for fall 2019 need to observe the following deadlines:
  • Applicants who need a visa to begin their studies in Germany: June 1, 2019
  • Applicants who do not need a visa to begin their studies in Germany: July 15, 2019