KLU “turns 10”

Back to the roots: This is our story as a video.

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Out now: KLU CV Book!

We invite you to browse the CVs of our graduating classes.

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KLU offers many opportunities for you to get to know us: Open Days, Student for a Day events and more...

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How we’re handling the corona crisis

President Thomas Strothotte talks about the measures that have been taken and looks ahead.

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Good news for Europeans & German residents : We have prolonged our admission deadline. Apply until August 15th !

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Corona: Measures and information

Read here our latest news, expert analysis and comments and find a list of experts from KLU faculty on the effects of Corona.

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Kühne Logistics University is a private university with the right to confer PhD degrees. KLU's focus lies in the fields of Logistics and Leadership.


It is of utmost importance to ensure my university’s ability to continue to operate despite the impacts of the corona crisis, and in so doing, to ensure students’ learning success,” says Prof. Dr. h.c. Klaus-Michael Kühne, founder of Kühne Logistics University, adding: “In times like these, expertise in the areas of logistics and supply chain management is more important than ever.

Klaus-Michael Kühne, 26.03.2020

KLU guarantees that all successful applicants will be able to begin their studies at KLU as scheduled this coming fall semester. Should individual students not be able to be in Hamburg physically due to coronavirus restrictions, the entire course catalogue will initially be made available online for all participants worldwide. Students can join classes in person as soon as feasible. Read more!

In line with public universities in Germany we have decided to prolong our admission deadline to August 15 to give equal access and opportunity to all students wishing to pursue their further education in Germany.

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DAAD Prize Awarded to Emily von Bergen

Emily Erika von Bergen Takushi, B.Sc. Management, Class of 2020, has received the DAAD Prize for outstanding achievements of foreign students studying at German universities. Awarded at the KLU for th...

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Interview: Update on HANSEBLOC System – Tamper-Proof Logistics

Since 2018 the Logistics Initiative Hamburg (LIHH) has been working with ten partners from Northern Germany on the blockchain research project HANSEBLOC. As one of two scientific partners in the proje...

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Interview: KLU EE and Foro de Logística expand their portfolio

KLU Executive Education (KLU EE) is expanding its network in the Spanish-speaking world by means of a strategic partnership w...

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Strategic Partnership for Low Emission Logistics

The global non-profit organization Smart Freight Centre, which promotes environmental sustainability in the global freight se...

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The need for speed: Ad-hoc supply chains in the COVID-19 crisis

When the COVID-19 pandemic reached Germany, it became clear that established global supply chains for medical supplies couldn...

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Kühne Logistics University (KLU) is a private university that focusses on logistics and leadership. KLU offers various programs and courses which will well prepare students to take on international leadership positions. What starts with a Preparation Program and the Bachelor in Business Administration can be continued with the Master in Management and the Master in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. The Doctoral Program (PhD) and the MBA in Leadership and Supply Chain Management at Kuehne Logistics University are especially designed for high achievers who aim to deepen their knowledge in research or leadership skills. Headed by our President Thomas Strothotte, KLU Hamburg is a highly ranked international university which offers excellent education and unique experiences for all students. The university KLU is the perfect place for everyone who wants to study in Hamburg Germany and aims to build a career in the area of logistics and supply chain management and beyond.

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