|University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt||7 semesters|
|Bachelor of Engineering in Mechatronics||Onsite|
The degree program Mechatronics is devised to meet the multidisciplinary requirements of today’s industry. This engineering discipline combines the competences from areas of electrical and mechanical engineering with information processing. The teaching staff has the vast industrial experience and is actively involved in research and development in cooperation with national and multinational enterprises. Graduation in the field of Mechatronics at FHWS opens many doors to a fascinating career as an engineer.
Possibility of finding part-time employment
In order to finance your living expenses during your studies, you can look for a student job. However, please note that your focus should always be on your studies.
Students from non-EU countries may work 120 full days or 240 half days per year. If you work as a student assistant at a university or a company, the number of days may be higher.
Students from EU countries: There are no restrictions.
Semester 1-3: Basic and foundation modules (Mathematics, Physics, Computing, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Design, Mechanics, Microcomputer Systems, General Electives, Foreign Language, etc.)
Semester 4-5: Core modules (Measuring Techniques, Actuators, Control Systems, Logical Control, Software Engineering, Embedded Systems, Design and Simulation of Mechatronic Systems, etc.)
Core electives (a wide range of elective modules with direct industrial relevance to automation, robotics, power engineering, manufacturing, and the automotive sector)
Semester 6: Internship and practice-related courses
Semester 7: Engineering project, labs, thesis, and seminar
Secondary education diploma (A level or equivalent)
If required: evidence of periods of study or certificates
Every qualification must be checked individually, depending on the educational background of each student. For more information please visit our website: https://international.fhws.de/en/fhws-international/incoming-full-time-students/admission-requirements/
Free of Cost
- Evidence of knowledge of English, e.g., valid TOEFL iBT® test result of at least 83 points (Internet-based), IELTS 6.0, etc.
- Knowledge of German at A2 level (CEFR). There is an option to achieve this level by means of FHWS courses during the first two semesters.
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