Automotive Engineering (Masters)

The master's degree program Automotive Engineering provides you with in-depth scientific and technical knowledge in the fields of automotive engineering, road transportation and management. You will be enabled to apply scientific methods and recent developments of these fields as well as of related engineering disciplines. The curriculum benefits of the extensive research activities of our professors and incorporates the latest technological trends and knowledge. Todays diverse societies are also reflected in our multi-national seminar groups. By the accomplishment of interdisciplinary projects as a team you extend not only your professional knowledge but you also enhance your social and management skills.

degreeMaster of Sciences (M.Sc.)
type of programmefull-time programme, further education
semester start winter and summer semester
no. of semesters / ECTS-Credits 3 semester / 90 ECTS
admission requirements
  • First professionally qualifying degree with automotive technical reference (Dipl.-Ing., B. Eng. Honors or comparable) with at least 210 ECTS points. Applicants with 180 ECTS points can be offered a preparatory pre-semester
  • Relevant work experience of minimum one year is desired, following your first degree
  • Required language skills: English B2, German C1 (for non-native speakers)
admission restrictionno restricted entry
tuition fees 500 Euro per semester + semester fee only
course languageGerman

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Please note: The study schedule shown above is a simplified model. The detailed study schedule, the module list as well as study and examination regulations can be found in the Modulux database of the Westsächsische Hochschule Zwickau.

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