Advanced Green Engineering and Sustainable Management (Masters)

Do you want to make a difference in your engineering career by studying sustainable engineering and management subjects in our practically oriented Master's programme Advanced Green Engineering and Sustainable Management which is taught in English at the University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau, Germany? Our modules are designed to enhance your understanding of complex environmental engineering technologies and sustainable business topics. In this Master you will learn about the design of technical processes and theoretical frameworks for a resource-oriented economy and a sustainable life on our planet. Subjects include recycling practices, green energies and digital solutions for engineering and supply chain processes.

The difference you can make in companies going through a sustainable transformation process could have a huge impact on the company’s success. An industrial placement or research project will help you gain the practical skills needed and put your knowledge to practice.

Our motivation is to provide you with the skills to develop technical solutions for a sustainable future. Start your journey with us in the heart of Saxony. Our team in the International Office and the career service will advise you on applications, accommodation and placement opportunities.

Impressions from the course

degreeMaster of Engineering (M.Eng.)
type of programmefull-time programme
semester startwinter and summer semester
no. of semesters / ECTS-Credits3 semester / 90 ECTS
admission requirements
  • Bachelor of Engineering in the field of Mechanical, Chemical Engineering and Industrial Engineering majoring in subjects such as Environmental Engineering,  Environment law and sustainable Management
  • 210 ECTS-credits are required to study on this degree programme otherwise contact the international office or the admission team and they will provide you with alternative entry routes such as taking a propaedeutic term
  • required language skills for non-native speakers: English B2
    admission restrictionrestricted entry
    tuition feesno tuition fees / semester fee only
    course language

    Are you looking for a career that combines your interest in engineering, computing and management with a positive and sustainable work-life balance? Then study this exciting degree programme with job opportunities in various engineering subjects such as industrial engineering and renewable energy industries. Your drive in developing virtual process  solutions and smart business ideas can benefit communities around the globe. Be part of this exciting degree programme and study at the University of Applied Sciences Zwickau!


    Prof. Dr. Stefan Zigan
    Head of programme / course advisor


    Ms Elke Kunze

    International prospective students
    International full-time students

    Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230a
    +49 375 536 1061



    International Office

    Katrin Jugelt
    Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230
    +49 375 536 1068
    +49 375 536 1063[at]

    Postal address
    Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
    International Office
    Kornmarkt 1
    08056 Zwickau

    Adress for visitors
    Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB)
    Dr.-Friedrichs Ring 2A
    rooms 228/230/230a (above the canteen)