Advanced Studies

Diploma of Advanced Studies (DAS) in »Supply Chain and Logistics Management«

Ninth course will start in June 2017

On June 12th, 2017 the Advanced Studies in »Supply Chain and Logistics Management« will start for the ninth time. Leading employees of German, Austrian and Swiss companies will start their further education under the direction of University of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML) in Dortmund, Germany.

The professional priorities of the participants focus on logistics services, shipping and transport industry, trade as well as food and beverage industry.

The degree program which was especially designed for executives was planned in close cooperation between University of St. Gallen and Fraunhofer IML.

All important aspects of logistics management are treated in 12 modules with a practical orientation. The participants aim at the degree-certificate of the University of St. Gallen and the certification on the »strategic level« of the European Logistic Association (ELA).

The ninth course of the degree studies »Supply Chain and Logistics Management« starts on June 12th, 2017, application deadline is on April 15th, 2017.

For questions about the studies, the application process or if you want to make a personal appointment, feel free to contact us or our colleagues of the University of St. Gallen.

»We regard the transfer of logistics knowledge and expertise on a broad front as a major objective of our institute and of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. Students who successfully complete this course systematically transfer technologies, models and concepts which we develop at the institute to companies with lasting effect.«


Prof. Dr. Michael ten Hompel, Director of Fraunhofer Institute for Material Flow and Logistics (IML) in Dortmund, Germany