Sustainable Management - Energy Management / Product Management / Resource Management


Nuertingen-Geislingen University offers at its campus in Geislingen the innovative bachelor degree program Sustainable Management - Energy Management / Product Management / Resource Management. It leads to the degree Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.).

The program highlights the interrelationships between management decisions, technical and legal structures and processes in companies in the manufacturing and processing industry as well as in service-providing institutions or administrations. Sustainability and Business Administration are the common thread that runs through the entire course of study and is the basis and reference point in all areas of specialization. Depending on their interests, students can choose a specialization (Energy Management, Product Management or Resource Management).

The degree program qualifies students for a direct career entry

  • in industrial companies
  • at management consultancies
  • in public administration and non-profit organizations

and depending on the chosen specialization

  • with utility companies and service providers in the utility sector (gas, electricity, heat, water)
  • at waste management companies and service providers
  • at companies in the manufacturing sector and service providers in the area of product management and sustainability


Fast Facts

At a Glance

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Application Deadline Full-time Students:
Winter Semester: 15th July
Summer Semester: 15th January

Exchange Students:
Deadline for spring/summer term:

Nomination deadline: November 15th
Application deadline: December 1st

Deadline for fall/winter term:
Nomination deadline: June 15th
Application deadline: July 1st

Language Requirements:
German, English


German Website:


Basic Course of Studies

Semester 1 & 2

Semester 1

  • Introduction to Business Administration and Sustainability
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Law for Business Administration
  • Academic Methods 1
  • Socio-economic Trends and Transformation
  • Future Proofing 1

Semester 2 (as of winter semester 2021/2022)

  • Business Processes and Sustainability 1
  • Financial Economy 1
  • Microeconomics
  • Project
  • Innovation Management
  • Future Proofing 2

Semester 3 & 4

Semester 3 (as of summer semester 2022)

  • Business Processes and Sustainability 2
  • Financial Economy 2
  • Norm-oriented Management
  • Academic Methods 2
  • Digitalization 1
  • Elective Module 1 (Energy Markets / Product Development / Resource Management Organization)

Semester 4 (as of winter semester 2022/2023)

  • Project and Process Management
  • Contract and Negotiation Management
  • Environmental Economics
  • Future Human Resource Management
  • Human Resources and Organization
  • Digitalization 2
  • Elective Module 2 (Energy Management / Production and Quality Management / Environmental Law)

Language of Instruction

Classes in this degree program are primarily instructed in German besides the elective module "Sustainable Development Governance" that is completely taught in English. For more information, please refer to the German site. However, NGU offers a wide range of English taught classes to exchange students. For more information, please refer to our English Course List for exchange students.