The international 2-years Master's Degree programme in Industrial Management taught in English in cooperation with German partner University of applied sciences Mittweida gives students opportunity to get two Master degrees in Belarus and Germany.
About master programme
The Master's curriculum in industrial management prepares students to take on management responsibility in middle management in private industry, the service sector or public administrations. The Master's study programme has an individually selectable course of training in selected areas of business management, engineering and science and the media sciences to offer students a flexible training strategy with a whole range of opportunities for meeting the demands of globalisation in the labour world and the international interlinking of companies.
The objectives of study are training engineering and business management experts and providing theoretical instruction with an extensively hands-on approach to make them sufficiently capable of applying engineering and management techniques both in small and medium-sized businesses and in industrial heavyweights while working creatively in a team and being active on an intercultural scale with a knowledge of foreign languages.
Graduates of the industrial management curriculum will be given the skills they need to take on technical and management assignments in the private economy and administration. Industrial heavyweights offer career opportunities in specific functional areas while work is generally interdisciplinary in small and medium-sized businesses. The interdisciplinary nature of this programme of training gives graduates access to the areas of work below on the national and global labour market:
The programme was launched in January 2015.
The programme foresees the joint development and realisation of the double degree Master`s programme "Industrial Management M.A." in English language at the Belarusian State University and the Hochschule Mittweida University of Applied Sciences.
The aims of the project are on the one hand to strengthen Management knowledge in Middle and Eastern Europe and on the other hand to exploit the scientific and technological potential of economic regions as well as to encourage the cooperation in the European educational and economic sphere.
Partners of the programme are representatives of German business (in particular the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the city Chemnitz, the Institute for Cooperation with Business of the city Mittweida and the company Niles Simmons Industrianlagen GmbH) and Belarusian business unions (the Minsk Capital Union of Entrepreneurs and Employees, the Confederation of Industrials and Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Belarus).
The Programme coordinator of the German side is the Faculty of Industrial Engineering at Hochschule Mittweida University of Applied Sciences, the contact person is Prof. Serge Velesco.
The Programme is supported by the German Academic Exchange Service in the framework of the partnership programme between universities and companies in Germany and respective developing countries. In particular, scholarships for programme participants are intended.
How to apply
Enrollment period for Belarusian citizens: 27th June – 5th July.
Start of semester: 1st of September. Late application for international students until 1st of October possible.
Tuition fee for foreign citizens – about 2250 US dollars pro semester.
Tuition fee for Belarusian citizens – 3 500 BYR pro year (approximate).
The list of the documents for foreign applicants
In order to get to the Master's programme „Industrial management“ in BSU the applicants should hand in the following documents to the Department of International relations (firstname.lastname@example.org):
All documents should be sent in PDF or JPG format. After screening of these documents you will be asked to send us additional documents for your application.
For futher questions regarding application process don't hesistate to contact Ms. Darya Kuchynskaya (email@example.com).
Study modules/Study materials
There are following study models offered for students of the international Master's degree programme Industrial Management (optional):
The duration of the study programme includes 4 semesters. The Masters programme is taught in English language by leading tutors and professors of BSU. Furthermore, a practical training during the Masters programme is offered. Afterwards, students will have to write and defend their Masters thesis. After completing the first semester in Belarus, Master students will have the opportunity to participate in a study exchange for one semester at the Mittweida University of Applied Sciences within the same study module. Once, the students successfully wrote and defended their Master thesis in Germany they have got the opportunity to receive a double degree.
Some study materials are offered for students of the international Master's degree programme Industrial Management (optional):
Directorate and Faculty
Heads of study modules
Heads and developers of study modules are leading BSU lecturers with international experience.