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Mechatronics, Department

Fakultät für Maschinenbau

Technische Universität Chemnitz

Fakultät für Maschinenbau
Reichenhainer Straße 70
D-09126 Chemnitz
Telephone: +49 371 531-23000

TU Chemnitz
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Basic information

Total number of students at the department


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


Percentage of teaching by practitioners


Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's


Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase

8/14 points

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment


Master theses in cooperation with work environment


Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support

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Exam organisation

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Digital teaching elements

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Return rate of the questionnaires

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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. Numerous worldwide collaborations via Erasmus+/promos

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 average

Support for founders

Start-up support by the SAXEED founders’ network; Module offering a practice project in business-model development (from the business idea to the business model) in the Master of Sports Engineering

Other special features

Extensive insights into industry in teaching and research through excellent networking of professorships; As an academic assistant to professors, students can earn money to finance their studies, network and apply the knowledge they have learned from their courses

Further information on research activities

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(P) = Professors' judgements


Value in percent

Value in points


Thousand Euro

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