A work-study programme at PPS headquarters in Quakenbrück opens the door to a solid professional career for prospective office staff and engineers. On their way to becoming business administrators, work-study students learn about all commercial areas such as procurement, logistics, production planning, sales and financial accounting. Budding engineers learn how to develop, design, plan and maintain process plants, systems, mechanical engineering parts and assemblies. By alternating between theory and practice on a quarterly basis, together with the supervising university we securely bring our work-study students to their bachelor’s degree and professional qualification.
3 years (6 semesters)
The company and the Emsland University of Vocational Education share the tasks of vocational training, which takes place in blocks.
10-week academy phases alternate with 12-14-week company phases.
A-levels or technical college entrance qualification and additionally successful completion of an apprenticeship in the technical field.
Various specialisations are offered. Within these specialisations, students can align their studies towards their professional goal, e.g. as an engineer in the field of mechanical engineering-design process engineering.
Duales Studium mit Zukunft als Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) (m/w/d)
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3 years. During the first 24 months, an apprenticeship as an industrial office worker (m/f/d) takes place in parallel with a final examination before the Chamber of Industry and Commerce. After a further 12 months, the Bachelor of Arts degree is awarded (B.A.).
The company and the Institute for Work-Study Programmes at the Lingen site of the Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences share the tasks of vocational training, which takes place in blocks. 10-week academy phases alternate with 12-16 week company phases.
The tuition fees are paid by PPS.
€ 1,628 gross/month throughout
Seminars according to offer
1 apprenticeship position
A-Levels or technical college entrance qualification
Teamwork ability, interest in business, knowledge of Microsoft Office, good school graduation grades
€ 1,628 gross/month
Seminars as offered
In the 5th and 6th semester, the focus is on the study programme. It is possible for the apprentices/students to get to know the company practice according to the chosen focus.
The Bachelor’s thesis is written in the 6th semester after the theoretical phase and covers a period of 8 weeks. In accordance with its importance, practical topics should be chosen that relate to the training company’s field of activity. The thesis is written in the training company during the company phase and is supervised by a company supervisor.
Duales Studium mit Zukunft als Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) (m/w/d) Betriebswirtschaft
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