Summer School | Supply Chain Management and Logistics
In this Summer School, you explore innovative supply chain management concepts: Master the fundamentals of supply chain management and apply them in a business simulation game.
Study the digitalization of supply chains and its potentials in theoretical as well as game-based lectures. In a case study with real but fun examples, you become aware of the important challenges in logistics.
- Study format:
- Short Course | Summer School
- 2 weeks: June 11 - June 24, 2023
- On campus
- Credit Points:
- 2 ECTS (about 60 hours)
- Course fees:
- 1,990 €
- RWTH Aachen University Certificate
Have fun in a role play that simulates a real-world supply chain
- Experience the production chain with real-life machines
- Learn how to effectively align customer demand and supply
- Consider various industry sectors and countries
- Make decisions in sales, operations, supply chain and purchasing to develop a business strategy with your team members
- Grasp the supply chains‘ digitalization in game-based classes
Main Principles of Supply Chain
Mastering the Business Simulation Game
Trends and Impacts on Future Supply Chains
What makes RWTH Summer Schools special?
Excellent learning environment
Through the variety of lectures, tutorials, case studies, and lab work RWTH pursues an integrated learning approach, in which students are the active drivers of knowledge discovery and application.
Academic and social supporting program
Get in touch with both research and industry at institute, lab and company visits. Besides that, enjoy city trips, sing karaoke, and have a BBQ with the other interational students your age.
Comfortable stay in the historic city of Aachen
Benefit from an all-around comfortable stay. Besides the course, your accommodation, transportation ticket and catering is included so that you can fully focus on learning and enjoying your time.
Official RWTH certificate with credit points
Stand out in the global job market and boost your career with a certificate from one of the most highly recognized technical universities in Germany, Europe and worldwide.
Are you interested in Supply Chain Management and Logistics?
Every year we welcome students from all over the world. You can become part of our international student community if you are:
- at least 18 years old
- in your Bachelor's, Master's, in between or recently graduated
- proficient in the English language
It is beneficial if your study degree is related to this program.
No previous knowledge is needed for this course. The content is taught starting from the basics.
2 weeks | June 11 - June 24, 2023 | 1,990 € | 2 ECTS
Including accommodation, 2 meals per day, excursions, social events, company visits, case studies, mentoring program and more.
Early Bird Discount – get 10% off!
The registration period starts on November 1. If you complete your registration by March 1, you benefit from our 10% Early Bird discount.
Scholarship opportunities at RWTH International Academy
We believe that high-quality education and making intercultural experiences should be available to everybody, regardless of their financial situation. RWTH International Academy awards scholarships for selected Short Courses every year. Especially female students are strongly encouraged to apply.
I totally recommend this course for those restless people that want to deep their knowledge in the main areas of research and development nowadays and for the future, with the opportunity to visit the top leading companies of the region. But also for those who want to meet different cultures and build long-lasting friendships. Everything in a small and beautiful city full of history and things to do.Abel Fonturbel Elvira | Summer School - Supply Chain Management & Logistics