Mechanical Engineering, Diplom

Faculty: Mechanical Engineering
Location: Zittau
Degree: Diplomingenieur (FH)
Standard period of study: 8 semesters
ECTS points: 240
Enrollment for: Winter semester
Admission restriction: none

Henry Ford was a born engineer. At the age of fifteen, he built his first internal combustion engine. Years later, his concept of modern vehicle manufacturing revolutionized industrial production. But challenges and solutions are not a question of era. In the age of digitalization, we need creative and responsible engineers more urgently than ever to design and build machines that meet today's requirements.


Why Diploma?

The diploma is still considered one of the best degrees worldwide. With the title of Dipl.-Ing. you have excellent career opportunities on the international job market and can help shape the future at VW, BMW, Daimler Benz or Porsche.


Your study contents in the Bachelor's program Applied Natural Sciences

  • The placement rate of our graduates after graduation is 100%.
  • The program is structured and the modules are coordinated. This ensures that the standard period of study is adhered to.
  • The practical part of the studies is above average: internships in laboratories and PC pools, practical semesters in industry, bachelor semesters in industry.
  • Students are directly involved in research projects of the faculty and industry partners.
  • Lecturers are also available to students outside office hours.
  • There are about 4 professors and lecturers for every 100 students.
  • The lecturers see their studies as a joint task with the students.
  • The group "Students advise students" (SbS) provides support for organizational and personal problems, which can also go beyond the study program.
  • Problems are discussed in regular discussion rounds (Jour fixe) between students and professors.
  • Students receive assistance in finding internships, bachelor theses and companies to start their careers.
Foto: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Bellair
Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Bernd Bellair
Fakultät Maschinenwesen
02763 Zittau
Schwenninger Weg 1
Building Z VII, Room 137
1. Obergeschoss
+49 3583 612-4852