Rankings & Accreditations

Kühne Logistics University

All Rankings and Accreditations

CHE University Ranking

The CHE University Ranking is one of the most well known rankings in Germany. Kühne Logistics University (KLU) achieved a top rating in the five most important criteria CHE Center for Higher Education examined in its current master’s student rankings for business administration.

KLU students gave the overall learning environment, academic program, supervision, and international orientation the top rating of very good. They gave the same rating to the degree program’s relevance to academics and practice, the library, the building and facilities. Compared to other universities in Germany, KLU also is the No. 1 university for business administration in northern Germany as well as any major German city.

Handelsblatt ranking

The Handelsblatt ranking looks at all business administration faculties in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland and evaluates more than 2.600 researchers at about 100 universities. Kühne Logistics University ranks no. 3 in research output per professor among all universities in Germany and has the highest research output of all private business schools in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Five professors from KLU rank among the top researchers in business administration research. The rankings include the categories of Top 100 Current Researchers, Top 100 Researchers Under 40 and Top 250 Researcher Life’s Work.

FIBAA Premium Seal

The Foundation of International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA) has accredited over 1,800 degree programs, but until now it has awarded the premium seal to only 16 universities – including Kühne Logistics University. Both of KLU’s master’s degree programs – Management and Global Logistics & Supply Chain Management – have earned the FIBAA Premium Seal.