Career prospects

Wanted: Engineers with technical background and interface skills

Graduates from the Business Administration and Engineering - Product Engineering programme excel in a wide variety of roles across a range of different industries and businesses as the course does not focus on any particular career pathway or business sector:

Graduates mainly work in the following areas:

  • Product management
  • Product development
  • Production management
  • Project management
  • Quality management
  • Service management
  • Technical sales

What our graduates have to say

Career perspectives (I16778-1)

"As a quality engineer, I work closely with development, production and sales. In doing so, good technical and business knowledge is essential to find solutions which everyone is happy with. The course prepared me for extremely well for this challenge."

Patrick Kuttruff, Quality Engineer, graduated 2013

Career perspectives (I566-1)

"In my job as a project leader I apply the broad range of fundamental theoretical and social skills I learned at HFU on a daily basis. As an all-rounder, I am on the same level as specialists in their fields and assume leadership tasks and responsibilty in project teams."

Alessandro Canale, Project leader, graduated 2012

Career perspectives (I567-1)

"The combination of engineering and business in the Product Engineering programme enables me to give my customers the best possible support."

Anna Schwenninger, Technical sales of electric motors, graduated 2016

Qualified to take a master's degree

Product Engineering graduates can further their qualifications by taking one of two master's programmes at the Faculty of Business Administration and Engineering: Product Innovation (MSc) or Sales & Service Engineering (MBA).