Study Environmental Protection (B. Eng.)

Note: This degree programme is offered as a degree programme with in-depth practical training.

Do you want to help preserve an environment worth living in and are you interested in sustainability? Are you of the opinion that we have to tackle environmental problems today in order to counteract the burdens for us and future generations? Then this degree programme is just right for you. Because you develop sustainable strategies to maintain ecological and economic viability at the same time.

What you will learn with us.

  • Developing knowledge around topics such as "Circular Economy" and "Smart Technologies" in order to – with the use of the right technologies – design products and services sustainably throughout the entire value creation process
  • Independent implementation and planning of agile projects
  • Expert knowledge of sustainable and environmentally friendly behaviour in the business environment
  • Acting responsibly in challenging decision-making situations
  • Knowledge and application of economic and technology-based methods for shaping a sustainable economy and society
  • Theoretical knowledge in exciting lectures of the study programme, such as Ecology, Water and Soil Science, Process Engineering, Sustainable Business Management

What awaits you after the dual degree course.

  • Unlimited direct entry with conditions above the standard pay scale
  • Innovative projects and changing challenges
  • Collaboration with and steering of agile teams
  • Exciting areas of work at the interface between Controlling, Development, Corporate Strategy, Production, Logistics, IT or Purchasing
  • Personal development in project and management positions possible

What you should bring along.

  • Motivation and initiative
  • Enjoy working with other people in a multicultural/international environment
  • Interest in a sustainable and environmentally friendly future
  • Passion for environmental and future technologies as well as IT
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Enjoy solving problems
  • Enjoyment of maths, computer science and business administration
  • Good German language skills
  • A general university entrance qualification
Benefits für Schüler:innen.


We offer you a takeover guarantee in the plants, attractive remuneration including Christmas and holiday pay, apprentice vehicle rental, optional stays abroad and many other benefits.

Duration of training and studies.

4.5 years

Apprenticeship location.

Partner University.

Training and study process.


The Right Application.

To apply for a dual curriculum at the BMW Group, please complete the following steps. Information on the application period can also be found there.


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