Programme Structure & Content

International course

The Digital Industrial Management and Engineering (DIME) master’s programme is a cooperation of Reutlingen University and Stellenbosch University in South Africa.

The research projects and supporting courses take place in parallel for an introductory period. The courses will be held in the form of lectures and seminars. These are supplemented by the presence of professors and lecturers in the specific project work as experts.
In the second semester you study abroad at the partner university.

The master’s programme is integrated in a strategically selected research network with the partner universities worldwide.


International research

In the research modules you work on the latest research topics from the fields of digital industrial management and engineering. This is done in close exchange with your supervising professor and you become an active member in their research group.

You will find more information here.

Double degree

After you have completed the course, you will be awarded the Master of Science Digital Industrial Management and Engineering degree and the degree of the partner university which will make you ideally prepared for challenging tasks in industrial research and development as well as for an optional subsequent doctorate.