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Basic information

Percentage of teaching by practitioners
15.0%

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase
7/14 points

Group 2

International orientation

Outgoing students
0.0%

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment
49.7%
Master theses in cooperation with work environment
49.8%
Share of professors with work experience
100.0%

Research

Third party funds per academic
279.1 T€

Group 1

Doctorates per professor
1.4

Group 2

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department
Mikrotechnik/MechatroniK (B.Sc./M.Sc.); Merge Technologies for Resource Efficiency (M.Sc.), Industrial Engineering (B.Sc./M.Sc.), Production Management (MBA)

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

very good staff-student ratio; excellently equipped test areas and workshops are available for project and thesis work; simple options for switching between degree courses within the faculty at the transition between Bachelor's/Master's degrees; mentoring programme for all Bachelor's degree courses; link programmes for Mathematics and foundation subjects before the start of studies (Bachelor's degree); acquisition of additional qualifications, e.g. welding engineer, junior quality manager, occupational safety specialist, etc

Special features regarding the international orientation

Double degree programmes possible in some degree courses.

Exchange universities for stay abroads

University of Surrey, Delft University of Technology, Pontifical Catholic University of Peru

Special features regarding the equipment

Special equipment, particularly in the fields of Machine Tools, Metal Working, Lightweight Construction, Plastics Processing, Technical Textiles, Composite Materials.

Special features regarding research activities

The first and only Federal Cluster of Excellence in Germany in the field of lightweight construction research (MERGE – Technology fusion of multifunctional lightweight construction structures); income from research projects above the German national avera

Further information on research activities

Interdisciplinary programmes

Facts

Total number of students
30
Number of master degree students
30
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
no data
Not specified
Graduations in appropriate time, master's
no data
Not specified
Contact with work environment, bachelor's
no data
Not specified
Contact with work environment, master's
4/11 points

Group 2

Mechanical Engineering

Facts

Total number of students
1200
Number of master degree students
450
Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees
51.7%

Group 2

Graduations in appropriate time, master's
40.2%

Group 3

Contact with work environment, bachelor's
5/11 points

Group 2

Contact with work environment, master's
6/11 points

Group 1

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
2.0

Group 1

Support in studies
2.1

Group 2

Courses offered
2.5

Group 2

Study organisation
1.5

Group 2

Exams
2.3

Group 2

Research orientation
2.6

Group 2

Job market preparation
2.4

Group 2

Support for stays abroad
1.9

Group 1

Rooms
1.5

Group 1

IT-infrastructure
1.5

Group 2

Laboratories
1.3

Group 2

Overall study situation
1.7

Group 1

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

Overall study situation
1.8

Group 2

Teacher support
1.9

Group 1

Support in studies
2.1

Group 2

Courses offered
2.2

Group 2

Study organisation
1.5

Group 2

Transition to Master's studies
1.8

Group 2

Research orientation
2.1

Group 2

Support for stays abroad
2.2

Group 2

Legend

Groups

Group 1

top group

Group 2

middle group

Group 3

bottom group
Not specified
not specified

Acronyms

(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

IntDiscip = Interdisciplinary programmes

ME = Mechanical Engineering

Last Update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education