Get in touch with students of Industrial Engineering, Business Informatics and Digital Economics at the KIT Department of Economics and Management !
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Department of Economics and Management

Looking for motivated designers of the Digital Economy? Students of the KIT Department of Economics and Management excel in interdisciplinary competencies at the interfaces of economics, computer science, and engineering. The KIT Department of Economics and Management maintains a strong partner network and supports companies in their search for the talents of tomorrow. With about 3,800 students, the KIT Faculty of Economics is one of the largest at KIT.


We offer companies a direct opportunity to get in touch with highly qualified students and potential employees.

But not only companies benefit from this partnership. Students gain practical insights into various professional fields through events, excursions, and exchanges with companies.


Department of Economics and Management Partners

Logo IBM

In order to support companies of all sizes in the digital transformation of their business models and to make the opportunities of digitalization available to them, IBM is focusing on the growth initiatives of artificial intelligence (AI), business analytics, cloud computing, blockchain, IoT (Internet of Things) and security. These strategic fields form both the basis of IBM's continuously expanding solution portfolio and the foundation of its ongoing transformation into an AI and cloud platform provider. Innovation is at the core of IBM's strategy. With offices in more than 170 countries, IBM is the technology and transformation partner for developing IT solutions for their challenges together with companies, public clients and non-profit organizations.

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Logo POrsche

Product, customer and company - digitization has three dimensions for Porsche. In order to be able to master each of these with the typical demands of the company, IT at Porsche is increasingly coming into focus. The area is growing strongly and digitization specialists are currently more in demand than ever. Because the goal is clear: Porsche is to become a leading provider of digital mobility solutions in the premium automotive segment. Without a doubt, this is an exciting and challenging task.

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Business Informatics Partners

cbs consulting

As process consultants and SAP specialists, we support companies with a unique full-service offering for international transformation projects. We are a founding member of the global community "SAP S/4HANA® Selective Data Transition Engagement" and create global standards and migration routines for transformations together with SAP. cbs is part of the Materna Group and employs 600 people at its headquarters in Heidelberg, seven other German locations and eight international branches.

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CAS Software AG

CAS is the German market leader for customer relationship management (CRM) in the midmarket.

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Logo ISB

ISB AG plans and develops high-quality software solutions for the digitalization of its customers' core processes.

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Logo SAP

SAP is the market leader in enterprise software and the leading provider of analytics software and business intelligence solutions.

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The talents of tomorrow at hand
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Are you interested in a partnership with the KIT Faculty of Economics? Contact Prof. Dr. Alexander Mädche or Kirsten Greiner (Tel: +49 721 608-41587) and learn more about the various cooperation opportunities.

Your advantages:

  • Get in touch with the talents of tomorrow at events, workshops or excursions!
  • High logo presence on our website and social media channels.
  • Easy access to further cooperation opportunities in the areas of research, teaching, and innovation of the KIT Faculty of Economics.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Cooperation opportunities at a glance
Find the right form of cooperation for your company. We offer the following service packages:
  • Faculty partnership (15.000€ plus VAT / 1 year)
  • Study program partnership industrial engineering (10.000€ plus VAT/ 1 year)
  • Study program partnership Business Informatics (10.000€ plus VAT/ 1 year)
  • Network partnership (5.000€ plus VAT/ 1 year)
Details about the scope of services of the individual packages are available in a personal conversation.

Learn more about our degree programs:

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Business engineering
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Business informatics

Student Offerings

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Students of the KIT Department of Economics and Management have a variety of opportunities to get in touch with partner companies, e.g. at expert lectures, networking events, or excursions. On our social media channels Instagram and LinkedIn as well as on this website, we regularly inform you about upcoming events. You can get an insight into the day-to-day work as an IT specialist or industrial engineer in the "One Day at Work" videos of our partner companies on YouTube.

In addition, you will find more details about the partners in the Dialogue Platform - the meeting place for students and companies of the KIT Department of Economics and Management partner network. Join the dialog platform in MS Teams, find out about job postings as well as events and get in touch with the companies directly.

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