Co-operative Studies

Dual Studies based on the Ulm model

The co-operative studies is offered jointly by Ulm and Neu-Ulm Universities of Applied Sciences. It combines study at a university of applied sciences with suitable technical vocational training.

The co-operative studies can be taken for the following degree programmes along with training as an industrial mechanic or industrial business management assistant:

Students are admitted to their selected degree programme at the Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences as part of the normal procedure for admittance. The training contract with the company must be enclosed with the application documents for students to gain admission. They apply in the normal way for the degree programme Industrial Engineering or Industrial Engineering / Logistics.

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Dual Studies at the HNU

HNU's cooperative education programme offers you numerous advantages: first and foremost, the combination of academic study and professional experience provides you with outstanding career prospects. You can put the knowledge you gain at HNU to immediate, practical use – in other words, you interlink your theoretical knowledge with the real demands of a profession. This enables you to make a smooth transition from your studies to professional work.


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Prof. Dr. Oliver Grieble
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Administrative matters
Peter Marquetand
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