Green Engineering and Sustainable Management (Bachelor)

Are you planning to change the world and looking for a degree programme that will provide you with the knowledge on how to do it? Study our fully English-taught Bachelor degree programme in ‘Green Engineering and Sustainable Management‘ which is designed to prepare you to become a highly skilled expert in developing green process technologies as well as being an effective decision maker in sustainable businesses. Strong links with national and international companies will help you to successfully undertake your industrial placement which is an integrated part of this degree programme. We provide an international study environment in small classes with highly supportive academics who enable you to build profound knowledge in chemical engineering and sustainable management subjects. Your goal to develop your full academic potential is our motivation to provide you with a suit of subjects ranging from green energies and physics to digitalisation and business leadership.

During our programme, you will be involved in research and industry projects which open up outstanding career prospects for employment in Germany and for further studies. Our International Office team offers advice on applications, accommodation and language courses. Be part of the community of students and staff thriving for the successful transformation from a carbon-based society to a green and sustainable resource-oriented global community. Start your journey with us in the heart of Saxony.

Impressions from the course

degreeBachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)
type of programmefull-time programme
semester startwinter semester
no. of semesters / ECTS-Credits7 semester / 210 ECTS
admission requirements  
  • University Entrance Qualifications (A prerequisite for application is the general high-school graduation certificate (Abitur) or comparable qualification for admission to higher education)
  • personal statement (letter of motivation for studying)
  • successful admission interview
  • required language skills for non-native speakers: English B2, German A1
admission restrictionno restricted entry
application period
  • National applicants: until August 31st
  • EU applicants: until July 31st
  • Non-EU applicants: until June 30th
tuition feesno tuition fees / only semester fee only
course language

Are you looking for a career that impacts everyday lives? Then study this exciting degree programme with job opportunities in the food engineering, biochemical engineering, material sciences and renewable energy industries.

We will also spark your interest in business-related subject areas which will benefit you on your professional journey becoming business leaders and decision makers in national and international enterprises. Be part of the solution and study at the Applied University in Zwickau!

Please note that the study schedule shown above is a simplified representation. You can find the detailed schedule, the module list as well as study and examination regulations in the Modulux database of the University of Applied Sciences Zwickau.

To the Modulux database


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)