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Supply Chain Management (Tricontinent)

24 months
14950 EUR/year
14950 EUR/year
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This unique Master in Supply Chain Management (Tricontinent) at Kühne Logistics University (KLU) approaches supply chain management from an integrative perspective that includes economics, operations, logistics, risk management, leadership, and IT.

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This truly global program takes place on three continents. Students will spend the first semester in Hamburg (Germany), the second semester in Shanghai (China), and the third semester in Knoxville (Tennessee, US). The final semester is dedicated to an internship and master’s thesis.

The Master in Supply Chain Management (Tricontinent) at Kühne Logistics University (KLU)  is a smart career move – here’s why:

  • Add “global” to “supply chain management.”

When we say “global supply chain management,” we mean it! This degree program will give you the unique chance to experience supply chain management from the perspective of the world’s three largest economies.

  • Take your career network to the next level. 

Throughout the program, students from all three of the partner universities will be in one integrated class. This puts you in a network spanning the globe and the supply chain business that will fuel your future career.

  • Learn from the best to become the best. 

The three partner universities all have an international student body, outstanding faculty, an intimate learning environment, and extensive corporate ties. They belong to the leading academic institutions for logistics and supply chain management in their respective regions. Learning from the best will give you a competitive edge in the job market and advance your career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Research Methods 
  • Business Logistics and Supply Chain Management 
  • Conducting Business in Europe 
  • Demand Planning and Inventory Management 
  • Economics of Business Strategy 
  • Leadership and Organizational Behavior 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Recommended application deadline, non-EU applicants: March 31

  • Final application deadline, non-EU applicants: March 31
  • Application deadline: July 15




120 ECTS


On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a recognized university or college
  • The bachelor’s degree must comprise at least 180 ECTS. We require a degree in business or economics, but will consider other fields such as industrial engineering, business informatics, and mathematics if your bachelor's degree contains a sufficient number of courses (at least four) in business administration or economics.
  • You do not have your bachelor’s certificate yet? Just provide a transcript of records and you can submit your bachelor’s certificate at a later stage.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7475 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    14950 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7475 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.


KLU offers a limited number of merit-based scholarships for exceptional applicants for our BSc and MSc programs. Successful applicants will receive a scholarship for the tuition fees for their entire program of 50-100%. For all of our merit-based scholarships, the requirements below apply.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Supply Chain Management (Tricontinent)
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