Work-integrated course (m/f/x) – Industrial Engineering

Headquarters Germany
Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
All of the places for courses that commence on August 1, 2024 have already been allocated.

Are you interested in technology? Are you organized with a great head for business? Then you're just who we're looking for to join the practice-integrated Industrial Engineering study program! A wide range of tasks awaits you at Beckhoff, including the sales, export, technical project management, production planning and management, and logistics sectors. Depending on your remit and interests, you can choose to specialize in technology/automation or logistics during your studies. Typical industrial engineering activities include handling technical projects, planning production and logistics processes, developing market strategies for highly technical products, and individual consulting for customers. During your studies, you will acquire a broad spectrum of knowledge in business and technical sectors. You'll build up your capabilities to become a strong contender in the field that matches your strengths, interests, and skills!

What we offer

At Beckhoff, you will be part of a growing global player with a focus on innovative thinking and the development of new technologies. In addition to the personal atmosphere of a regionally anchored family business, exciting tasks will await you in an international environment. You will find a future-proof workplace as well as a wide range of duties in which you can apply your technical training as well as your organizational and communication skills. You will be given responsibilities and be part of our team from day one. After completing your studies, you will have further educational and training opportunities at your disposal.


  • training location: Verl
  • Campus: Gütersloh/Bielefeld
  • start of training: August
  • program duration: 3.5 years
  • language: German
  • compensation: In accordance with the metal and electrical industry’s collective bargaining agreement for apprentices
  • Degree: Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)


  • good understanding of physical and mathematical relationships
  • interest in technology, natural sciences and business administration contexts
  • organizational skills
  • team skills
  • knowledge of English
  • extensive knowledge of German

Educational prerequisites

  • technical matriculation qualification
  • general matriculation qualification
  • equivalent previous education recognized by the Hochschule Bielefeld – University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSBI)

Possible occupational fields

  • industrial engineer for sales
  • industrial engineer for technical project management in the following areas:
    • software development
    • hardware development
    • building automation
  • industrial engineer for production in the following areas:
    • production planning and control
    • job preparation
    • controlling

Application process

  • written application at Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
  • subsequent enrollment at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts by 15 July of year in which you start at Beckhoff
Ms. Annika Kniepkamp
Ms. Annika Kniepkamp
Headquarters Germany
Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
Hülshorstweg 20
33415 Verl