Embedded Systems Engineeringinternational course, full time

  • Master of Engineering


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Dortmund


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

    expired (EU), expired (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Microelectronics
  • Systems Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
Target group

The course is aimed at graduates of Bachelor's degree courses at universities and universities of applied sciences, and graduates of courses leading to a Diplom at a university of applied science. It is aimed at German students with an interest in an internationally-oriented course of study as well as international students with an interest in later employment in Germany.


Pre-application process: The Course Management offers an application pre-check of the relevant documents (Bachelor's degree, Bachelor's transcript, language certificate) for determination of eligibility according to our examination regulations. We start with the pre-check in April. These documents can be sent in one merged PDF file with a maximum size of 16348KB/16MB to service-esm@fh-dortmund.de Cooperation course with the Bochum University of Applied Sciences and the Westphalian University of Applied Sciences.

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Engineering (three or four years), 'Diplom-Ingenieur' (engineer) in Computer Science, Business Computing, Information Technology, Software Engineering, or equivalent with a final grade or mark of at least 'good' (2.5). It must be evident that previous studies included a thesis. The previous studies have to include sufficient knowledge in the relevant fields of software engineering and digital systems.

Lecture period
  • 25.09.2023 - 09.02.2024
  • 01.04.2024 - 26.07.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


    Master's degree courses: 15.05.2023 - 15.06.2023 English MA degree courses (NON-EU): 01.04.2023 - 15.06.2023

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.08.2024 - 15.09.2024

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service