Sponsored by the nonprofit Kühne-Stiftung, KLU offers a broad spectrum of courses and research in logistics, supply chain and business management. Our BSc, MSc and PhD programs are distinguished by an international student body, an outstanding faculty, an intimate learning environment and extensive corporate ties. The Executive Education program portfolio includes annual programs such as a part-time MBA in Leadership and Supply Chain Management, an International Summer School in Supply Chain and Logistics Management, certificate programs, and online sessions addressing new topics and current developments in the world of logistics and supply chain management. The MBA program, seminar series and summer schools provide excellent opportunities for professionals to expand their know-how.

KLU is unique for its international faculty and research expertise in logistics and related aspects of business. The 2019 ranking of the Wirtschaftswoche identifies KLU as one of the strongest research universities in the field of Business Administration in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. In terms of research-output per professor, KLU faculty is ranked No. 7 in the overall ranking and No. 1 of all private universities. In the latest CHE university ranking, KLU obtained the highest marks for all major criteria.

  • Hamburger Speicherstadt (warehouse district), since 2015 World Cultural Heritage

  • Campus of The KLU (since 2013)