Automotive (B.Eng.)

Programme description (brief)

The Automotive course provides students with a broad-based, applied, technical education for the automotive industry with special focus on the automotive supply industry on a scientific basis.

The automotive and automotive supply industry in North Rhine-Westphalia is one of the most innovative branches of industry with impressive growth forecasts for the future. The demand for qualified skilled personnel is high. At the same time, the supply industry is becoming increasingly important. Today, the average car is made up of over 10,000 components: approximately 70% of which are not only produced by suppliers, but also largely developed by them.

The supply industry not only plays an important role in the economic structure of South Westphalia, but was also incorporated when developing of the course.

Career prospects

Automotive offers graduates outstanding career prospects in the following occupational fields to name but a few: transmission technology, body pressing and light-weight construction, alternative drive systems, production technology for planning and design, process optimisation of production solutions and production concepts.

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Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.)

Language of instruction


Course length
standard period of study 6 semesters

Beginning of course
Winter term (September)

Application deadline
Application periods and deadlines

Contributions and fees

Further information
Faculty of Maschinenbau

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