Mechanical Engineering (B.Sc.)


Mechanical Engineering – Mechanical and Process Engineering

(Bachelor of Science)

(Maschinenbau – Mechanical and Process Engineering, B.Sc.)


General Information

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Duration: 6 semesters
Language: German; individual courses in English, if applicable
  • A six-week industrial internship must be recognised at the latest when registering the Bachelor’s Thesis. It is recommended that the internship be completed before the start of the programme;
  • as an internship within the study programme (see degree course scheme)
  • practice parts also contain the following modules: Information and Communications Technology for Mechanical Engineering; Computer-based Design; Materials Science II;
  • Introduction to Mechanical Engineering;
  • Product Design Project
Requirements for Admission: Entrance qualification for higher education, entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences, similar foreign diplomas; further information
Admission Procedure: aptitude assessment procedure
Part-time Degree: possible under specific conditions
Programme Start: winter semester
Application Deadline: July 15
Application: online application
Special Features: For this degree programme, the Department of Mechanical Engineering offers an Online Bridging Course.


Semester Course Schedule (print version) – click to enlarge
Semester Course Schedule (print version) – click to enlarge

The Department of Mechanical Engineering aims at offering a broad, general and thorough programme, thus enabling students to pursue independent research. Therefore, the programme B.Sc. Maschinenbau – Mechanical and Process Engineering has at its core a systematic approach to mechanical engineering's fundamentals. During the subsequent Master's programme and doctoral studies, in-depth research and specialisation on specific subjects is possible.

Before the start of the programme, the students have to undergo an aptitude test throughout the course of the application, which addresses the individual aptitude of applicants for the degree programme. Further information may be found here.

Please find detailed information on the programme in the module handbook.

Further information on the department may be found at

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