Bachelor of Science; tuition language: German

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The programme B.Sc. Medizintechik is run in cooperation with the Medical Faculty of Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt. Lectures and courses are held both at Technical University of Darmstadt and at Goethe-Universitat.

Electrical Engineering and Information Technology forms 80 % of the programme; the remaining 20 % being of a medical content. By the end of the second semester, a minimum of 20 CP is required. Of these 20 CP, 14 must come from Fundamentals of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology,

The programme includes three compulsory practical courses:

One in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology; one in Biomedical Engineering; the third one is a medical practical course.

Proof of sufficient vaccination (see required document (opens in new tab) ) in accordance with the currently valid infection protection legislation for those working in medical institutions must be submitted as a prerequisite for admission to the first module in Area B Medical Basics. Further admission requirements: see study regulations.

Theses are usually supervised at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at the TU Darmstadt. The thesis can be carried out at the Faculty of Medicine at Goethe University if it is co-supervised and co-assessed by a member of the group of professors of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at TU Darmstadt.

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Semesters 6 semesters
Language German. Individual courses can be offered in English. Please be aware that scientific literature is be read and edited also in English.
Start of studies Winter semester
Internships Internships within the study programme (see semester course schedule)
Admission Applying with international qualifications:
Language requirements, required documents
Application deadlines
Online application
Good to know Costs and budget
Preparatory courses for international students
einfachsTUdieren : Pre-Courses, getting started
Minimum requirements by the end of the second semester
Part-time Studies: no

Prospective work in the field of the Medizintechnik Programme will have the planning and producing of complex, innovative electrical and mechatronical components and systems at its center. This entails career opportunities in development and in sales as well as in the maintenance of technologically highly complex medical equipment. Potential job offers can come from biomedical research companies and industry, the health sector and public administration.

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