You will have outstanding international career prospects! Outstanding international career prospects! Logistics and supply chain management are booming and drive of growth in world trade. The logistics and supply chain industries provide excellent international career opportunities and financial prospects.
You can study logistics where logistics is happening! Hamburg is a gateway to the world and northern Europes leading logistics metropolis. Nowhere else can you study logistics so close to the real thing: right in the center of Hamburgs harbor. The worlds most modern container terminals and countless potential employers are but a stones throw away.
You will benefit from an international environment! Meet students from all over the world. Exchange ideas on logistics and supply chain management in classes taught by international lecturers and professors. Share your cultural perspective and learn about others.
Build up your own network! Create a reliable network. After graduating, you can join the Alumni Association, which will help you network with fellow graduates as well as experienced members of our executive education programs. This is the place to build a life-long professional network of the highest quality.
Get to know your future employer! Small group discussions, company presentations, and guest lecturers from well-known companies: our degree programs give you a lot of opportunities to meet your future employer. Internships also give you a chance to get your foot in the door an build your resumé.
Focus on your studies! Enjoy the advantages of a private university: instruction in small groups, high student-teacher ratio, easy access to important contacts, modern infrastructure and a comprehensive range of services. In short, you do the studying, we do everything else!
"Nothing prepares future managers better than sound knowledge of logistics when it comes to facing tomorrow’s global challenges."
Kühne Logistics University - KLU, is a private, state-recognized university located in Hamburg’s harbor.
Sponsored by the nonprofit Kühne-Stiftung, KLU offers a broad spectrum of courses and research in logistics, supply chain and business management. Our BSc, MSc and PhD programs are distinguished by an international student body, an outstanding faculty, an intimate learning environment and extensive corporate ties. Our Executive MBA program, a seminar series and international summer and autumn schools provide excellent opportunities for professionals to expand their know-how.
KLU is unique for its international faculty and research expertise in logistics and related aspects ofbusiness. It ranks among the top universities in the 2012 Handelsblatt research ranking of business administration faculties in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
In the 2012 published Handelsblatt research ranking of Business Administration faculties in Germany, Austria and Switzerland, KLU is ranked among the top universities within a field of over 120 institutions. This ranking has been achieved even though the newly-founded university has only a fraction of the professors of other well-established universities. When the research performance per professor is taken as a yardstick, a truer picture of the research strength of KLU is presented: KLU is in seventh place – on a par with long-established faculties such as those at the universities of Mannheim, Munich, and Cologne.
Hamburg is a popular city among German students. Its cultural spectrum rivals Berlins. Students can experience the diverse nightlife offered at the Reeperbahn, enjoy great music at the Elbjazz and Dockville festivals and relax in the cafés and trendy bars in the St. Georg and Schanze districts and watch the Hamburg sunset at the citys popular habor beach clubs.
With over four million inhabitants, the Hamburg metropolitan area is among the biggest winners to gain from the opening up of Eastern Europe and globalization. This metropolis on the water is the most easterly of the northern seaports, making it the ideal port for Eastern Europe. As a global hub serving overseas countries, Central and Eastern Europe, and the Baltic area, Hamburg benefits from its central position at the confluence of the global trade handled by European logistics.
Hamburg is also considered one of the most beautiful cities in the world. Its extensive stretches of water and green parks and the historic residential areas are renowned. There are many attractive possibilities for leisure activities. It is these special qualities, together with the maritime atmosphere and its proximity to the North Sea and the Baltic Sea, that make Hamburg a jewel among international cities.
The historic core of Hamburgs port is the Speicherstadt, the former warehouse area, where the worlds most beautiful warehouse complex was built at the end of the 19th century. Against this background, the new HafenCity is being constructed on the former harbor area, and it is right here in the center of Hamburg and right on the waterfront where Kühne Logistics University is located. Students find everything they need to study and feel comfortable. This includes superbly equipped interactive teaching and study rooms, state-of-the-art facilities, broadband wireless access, a well-stocked library, and access to relevant online databanks for research.
Many organisations offer scholarships or grants. Some of these might help you to study for a Master at Kühne Logistics University - KLU!
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS we offer you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.