Customized Residency Modules

Customized Programs

Customized Residency Modules

Customized Programs

MBA Residency Module / Degree Program Study Trip

Target Group: Customized university residency modules are beneficial for degree programs (e.g. MBA, MSC, Executive Programs etc.) 

Program Duration: 3 to 7 days (length of stay is customized as required)

Program Location: The academic portion of the program takes place at the Kühne Logistics University

Method: Interactive lectures and company visits, social program if required

Academic Directors: Prof. Dr. Rod Franklin

Certificate: KLU Executive Education Program Certificate

What can be included in the Study Trip Program? The contents can be designed as an all-inclusive or a la carte program with any of the following:

  • Customized academic program: includes interactive lectures, which are customized based on the theme and content required by the visiting University
  • Faculty and Administrative support from start to finish
  • Accommodation bookings 
  • Meals (includes daily lunch and coffee breaks; Group dinners if required)
  • Executive company site visits in and near the city of Hamburg, which include presentations and discussions from expert practitioners and a guided tour of the facilities
  • All domestic transportation on coach buses; public transportation tickets can be organized if needed
  • Cultural- and sight-seeing tours (if required)
  • Participant visa invitation letters (if required)
  • Pre-Reading and Pre-Departure materials
  • Program feedback report

Topics and Professional Requirements:

Different types of topics in the areas of Logistics and Supply Chain Management, Management and Leadership can be developed based on the University’s goals. These include for instance:

  • Supply Chain Management
  • Green Logistics/Sustainable Logistics Operations
  • Maritime and Port Logistics
  • Transport Management
  • Product Development and Innovation
  • Marketing and Sales
  • Pricing
  • Leadership and Managerial skills (e.g. negotiation skills training)
  • Building High Performance Business Relationships
  • Intercultural Management and Effective Business Communication

Contact us to discuss which topics we can implement to create a residency module that meets your expectations and wishes.

Program and Benefits

KLU Executive Education GmbH works with each university's administration to create fully customized programs based on the university's individual needs. Each program's length, content, and other requirements will be designed in cooperation with your administration to meet all specific university requirements as well as to ensure that such credits earned abroad can be successfully transferred.

The objective of such study trips is to provide participants with an overview of doing business within Hamburg, Germany, as well as current challenges facing supply chain management and logistics, and how such challenges and trends in business will affect future activities. 

Based on the material presented and the ensuing discussions, the participants will be exposed to approaches that encourage them to think creatively and systemically to embrace the changes that occurring in the industry and develop novel approaches for their studies and their own jobs, which lead to enhanced competitive advantage for the organization.

The company visits and excursions can also be customized to meet your individual requirements.

Furthermore, your University will benefit from KLU’s relationships with leading international institutions, located here in the logistics metropolis of Hamburg. The KLU has developed a large network of experts and top organizations who are willing to engage with our students and visiting students. Having such existing company contacts is a great opportunity in itself, as this reduces the cost, time and effort of establishing such partnerships on one’s own.

Why KLU?

KLU Executive Education GmbH is dedicated to make your study trip a memorable experience. Our faculty and staff are committed to ensuring a seamless program for your University.

Our program coordinators work closely to support the program from start to finish and will assist you with each enquiry and any onsite support you may need.


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Jennifer Tempski

Program Manager for international Study Trips