Automation technology and Industry 4.0full time

  • Bachelor of Science


  • 7 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Mannheim


  • March 2025 (Germans and inhabitants)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • Automation Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Information Technology

Automation Engineering, Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, Smart Home, Sensor Engineering, Robotics


Digitisation and automation are key technologies for the transition to sustainable and future-proof industrial production. As an electrical engineer with a focus on automation technology and Industry 4.0, you are ideally prepared for these challenges. You can expect practical courses, individual support, close contact with industry, as well as exciting content and projects on important future topics such as Industry 4.0, Internet of Things, or Smart Home. Particularly noteworthy is the fact that you will work in a company during a one-semester internship and also during your Bachelor's thesis, where you will apply and expand your knowledge. A stay abroad is also possible. With this degree you are very well equipped for the job market and can work as an engineer on important technical topics of the future. The payment and future prospects are excellent.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Lecture period
  • 26.09.2023 - 19.01.2024
  • 01.03.2024 - 31.08.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    as per acceptance letter

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


    Directly via "My Campus Portal" at Mannheim University of Applied Sciences

Summer semester (2024)
Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

15.11.2024 - 15.03.2025

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service