Supply Chain Management & Logistics (KLU) - International Programme


In collaboration with Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University, the Kühne Logistics University annually offers the International Summer School "Supply Chain and Logistics Management". In compact form, held within twelve days, it introduces participants to the most important subject areas in the fields of logistics and management. It comprises workshops and lectures with outstanding international lecturers, excursions in the logistics metropolis Hamburg and an attractive supporting program. A balanced mix of theory and practice and highly motivated participants from all corporate sectors make the seminar an exciting experience. 

Target Group

The Programme introduces participants to the most important subject areas in the field of logistics and management. Participants develope a comprehensive understanding of logistics and supply chain processes and are subsequently prepared for new assignments related to logistics or consolidation of logistics know-how. Further, managerial skills are developed and enhanced. The Programme addresses:

  • Project managers
  • Group/team leaders
  • Department heads
  • Divisional heads


The Programme consists of eight modules. The length of the modules varies according to the relevance and complexity of the topic. The sequence of the modules is based on an effective correlation of contents to deliver a highly interdisciplinary program. That is, important topic areas for managers are first described in modules covering general management in business contexts. Subsequently, these topic areas are applied to concrete business issues. With carefully selected case studies, which also involve international companies, problem solving methods are presented and discussed. 

  • SCM: Key business processes
  • Logistics management in practice
  • SCM: Tools and techniques for implementation I
  • Project management
  • Managerial skills
  • SCM: Tools and techniques for implementation II
  • Service Innovation
  • Building high performance business relationships

The Programme includes first hand insights into present and future developments of the following companies:

  • Airbus S.A.S.
  • Airbus Deutschland GmbH
  • STUTE Verkehrs-GmbH
  • Vattenfall Windpower


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Dates | Tution Fee

next date: 17.-28.07.2017 (12 days full time)

Kühne Logistics University | Grosser Grasbrook 17 | 5th floor | 20457 Hamburg

5,400 euros (inclusive teaching materials and supporting program).

This price includes a rebate of 10 % that we can offer as a member of the Logistik Initiative Hamburg e.V. for registration via our website.

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