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FOM University of Economics and Management


Industry 4.0 & Management

Subjects: Industry 4.0 & Management,Industry 4.0,Management,Business

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
1580 EUR

💶  Cost per Semester
No information

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
5,150 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
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Course description

The economy is rapidly shifting towards a digital and interconnected landscape. By intelligently integrating IT and business management systems, companies can achieve more flexible, personalized, and efficient production, optimizing the entire value chain. This drive for flexible production through networking aligns with shorter product cycles, enhanced business models, and a digitalized value-added network. Industry 4.0 revolves around automation, standardization, digitization, and networking, merging hardware with software. To implement Industry 4.0, companies need professionals skilled in both business management and key technologies. FOM's "Industry 4.0 & Management" Master’s program is designed to meet these needs. It equips you with business expertise, management skills, and in-depth knowledge of digital transformation in industrial processes. This prepares you for various roles in Industry 4.0, qualifying you for challenging positions and management tasks in companies operating nationally and internationally across all industries.

Program Information

Study Location Essen
Start Semester Winter
Study Form
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU 1580 EUR
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester 5,150 EUR
Cost per Semester No information
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In addition, sufficient English language skills must be provided. Proof of sufficient English language skills can be provided by successfully completing a recognized placement test according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR) for foreign languages at a language level of at least B2, e.g. by submitting a TOEIC test (min. 785 points or a TOEFL test (min. 72 points). This requirement may be waived in justified individual cases. Native speakers, graduates of an English taught study program, or applicants who can prove that they have lived in an English-speaking country for several years may be exempted from the test to prove sufficient knowledge of the English language.

Qualification Requirements

University degree¹ of 180 credit points² with at least 60 credit points in (business) computer science or (business) engineering or with at least 60 credit points from related modules (e.g. mathematics, statistics) or successful completion of an oral and written admission examination

Document Requirements

Authenticated copy of General university entrance qualification certificate Curriculum vitae Authenticated copy of Bachelor degree certificate (for details check the admission requirements) Authenticated copy of Transcript of records Bachelor’s degree If applicable: Authenticated copy of Master degree and diploma Proof of sufficient English language skills (at least B2 proficiency level – for details check the admission requirements) Proof of current employment Scan of passport

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