Automobile Production (German Diplom Degree)

The goal of this course is to provide you with general training in engineering and production technology oriented on general overview of automotive production from the press shop via the body shop, the paint shop, engine production to the final assembly. This process is supported by many suppliers, service providers and equipment suppliers. The field of automotive production is one of the industrial sectors in Germany with the strongest turnover and the largest workforce and embraces a very large proportion of German exports.

degreeGerman Diplom Degree (Dipl.-Ing. (FH))
type of programmefull-time programme
semester startwinter semester
no. of semesters / ECTS-Credits8 semesters / 240 ECTS
admission requirements
  • University Entrance Qualifications (A prerequisite for application is the general high-school graduation certificate (Abitur) or comparable qualification for admission to higher education)
  • required language skills for non-native speakers: German C1
admission restrictionno restricted entry
tuition feesno tuition fees / semester fee only
course languageGerman
accreditationexternal evaluation


Ms Elke Kunze

International prospective students
International full-time students

Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230a
+49 375 536 1061



International Office

Katrin Jugelt
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB), room 230
+49 375 536 1068
+49 375 536 1063[at]

Postal address
Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau
International Office
Kornmarkt 1
08056 Zwickau

Adress for visitors
Paul-Kirchhoff-Bau (PKB)
Dr.-Friedrichs Ring 2A
rooms 228/230/230a (above the canteen)