Bachelor of Engineering: Mechanical Engineering (sandwich degree)

Universal. Comprehensive. With integrated training.

You will be trained to become an industrial mechanic while studying at the same time. You will learn the basics of physics, mathematics and mechanics. You will find out how products are developed and have to opportunity to practice all steps on site at the university and the training organisation – from the idea to production. You will receive a very broad universal education that will equip you with the skills to work in the fields of factory planning, design, research and development or even production management in industrial companies.

Special focus areas of the sandwich degree programme

  • Intensive integration of industrial training (apprenticeship) and university studies
  • Recognising and solving problems
  • Developing ideas for value creation
  • Process automation
  • Systematically developing technical solutions
  • Making products lighter and processes more efficient
  • Technical communication, especially in English

Career prospects

  • Development and design of plants and machines
  • Smart products / smart production
  • Automotive engineering
  • Product development
  • Automation technology
  • Vibration analysis or sound analysis
  • Energy engineering
  • Testing activities
  • Teaching in vocational and higher education

Further support / our advantages for you

  • The university will also help you with practical aspects in your daily work during your studies. If you need advice on organising semesters abroad, internships, or starting your career or if you would like to get in touch with your professors, we are at your side.
  • With an engineering degree, the world is your oyster. In a country where prosperity is predominantly generated through engineering, we offer you access to this attractive and lucrative field of work.
  • The department supports you in taking up a semester abroad at one of our partner universities around the world. Modules completed there will then be recognised for your studies with us.
  • If you want to start up your own business after graduation, the university will support you vigorously with advice and infrastructure.
  • With us you are in direct contact with your professors as we often teach in small classes.
  • Many of our final theses are written in industry, so you will already be in contact with your future employer during your studies.
  • The probability that you will be taken on by the company after your thesis is very high, even without an additional application.
  • High acceptance of graduates in the industry due to the practice-oriented education, which facilitates a very fast job entry.
  • We also offer Master’s degrees for all fields of study. After seven semesters, you can enter the profession or work in research, and you will also be eligible for a doctoral programme.