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Civil and Environmental Engineering, Department

Fakultät Gebäude-Energie-Umwelt

Hochschule Esslingen

Fakultät Gebäude-Energie-Umwelt
Kanalstraße 33
D-73728 Esslingen
Telephone: +49 711 0397-3451

HS Esslingen
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Basic information

Teaching staff at the department


Percentage of teaching by practitioners


Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's


Teaching in core subjects

  • Basics (e.g., maths): 25%
  • Construction Engineering: 0%
  • Water Management: 0%
  • Ressource Management: 0%
  • Transport Systems, Urban and Regional planning: 0%
  • Construction Management: 0%
  • Other fields: 75%

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

11/14 points

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment


Master theses in cooperation with work environment


Professors with own engineering company



Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years)

no data

Third party funds per professor

6,800 €

Further information provided by the department

Special features regarding teaching

All teaching staff have several years of professional experience and are also involved in knowledge transfer to companies.

Special features regarding the international orientation

Double degree in cooperation with Tongji University (Chinese-German University of Applied Sciences)

Special features regarding the equipment

New laboratory building of 2017 as real laboratory with state-of-the-art equipment for building and energy technology; Laboratory for automatic control technology with modern facility engineering; Laboratories for environmental eechnology and environmental measurement technology with current experiments; Fuel cell laboratory; Access to relevant databases, e.g. Perinorm

Special features regarding research and development

Student involvement in research projects such as: CO2-neutral urban quarter, fuel cell development, energy systems and energy management.

Support for founders

Entrepreneurship Centre

Other special features

Excellent links to industry and trade associations; Pleasant atmosphere and good guidance during the degree programme

Further information on research activities

Environmental Civil Engineering


Total number of students at the department


Number of master degree students (w/o teacher qualification)


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support
Support in studies
Courses offered
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Exam organisation
Digital teaching elements
Offers for career orientation
Support during practical semester
Overall study situation
Return rate of the questionnaires





top group


middle group


bottom group
Not specified
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(S) = Students' judgements

(F) = Facts

(P) = Professors' judgements

EnvCE = Environmental Civil Engineering


Value in percent

Value in points


Thousand Euro

Last Update 2022: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education
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