Master thesis

Master thesis

at FEV Consulting

The automotive industry is changing

The automotive industry is facing substantial changes. CASE summarizes the current topics connected, automated, shared and electrified mobility. They dominate current developments in the automotive and supplier industry. We as FEV Consulting provide for our customers a unique combination of extensive experience in top management consulting combined with deep technical know-how inside the FEV Group. Join our team during your academic education and find innovative solutions for the complex challenges faced by our clients.

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Be part of our team

You can shape the mobility of tomorrow together with our clients. We offer an exciting work environment, direct customer contact, an extensive network of industry experts and intensive personal coaching by your personal mentor (f/m/d) to support your personal development.

For our teams in Aachen, Auburn Hills, Bilbao, Cologne and Munich we are offering:

Master thesis program

Our master thesis program offers three ways to prepare your master thesis:

  • We offer project-related master thesis topics with a strong practical relevance. You will have the chance to be a full-time member of one of our project teams and prepare your thesis on a project-related topic
  • We also offer pre-defined master thesis topics which you can find on our website
  • If you like to discuss your own topic ideas, please contact us to discuss

Your profile

  • Holding an excellent Bachelor’s degree in business administration & engineering, mechanical, industrial or electrical engineering, economics, business administration or a comparable degree
  • Above average academic achievements
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills
  • High motivation, commitment and engagement
  • Pronounced creativity and team spirit
  • Initial experience in the automotive industry or consulting
  • Professional Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • Excellent English language skills in word and writing


We are currently looking for Masters (f/m/d) on this following topics:

[Master Thesis: Tool for CO2 life cycle analysis]
[Master Thesis: Material Trends in the Automotive Industry]
[Master Thesis: Technology & market entry strategy for zero and low-emission commercial vehicles in EU]

[Master Thesis: ML-based model development for large-scale optimization problems]
[Master Thesis: Retrofit of ICE vehicles with a full electric drivetrain]
[Master Thesis: Cost model for electronic components]
[Master Thesis: Electric motor cost model]


Examples of past thesis projects:

  • Market study on deployment of hydraulic hybrid drive train in commercial vehicle and bus sector
  • Study on long-term trends in combustion engine development for agriculture machinery engines
  • Conception of a reference process for the development process of internal combustion engines
  • Application-oriented concept of product development process for internal combustion engines
  • Application of a “Voice of the Customer” (VOC) and Quality Function Deployment (QFD) process for concept definition of a new engine family for small industrial engines