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Bachelor Mechatronik

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YOUR DUAL STUDY PROGRAM MECHATRONIK* (B.ENG.)

Whether it's anti-lock braking systems in vehicles, industrial robots or programmable household appliances: technical products are becoming more and more complex and rarely function exclusively mechanically or electrically but are increasingly software-based. Do you want to get started in this field because you find Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology exciting? Then realise your goals with a dual degree programme in Mechatronics. During your studies, you will learn the basics of engineering and acquire important interdisciplinary methods and skills. With your know-how, you will be able to plan and develop individual components and assemble them into complex mechatronic systems and plants.

These are the skills you'll need

Analytical skills

Scientific understanding

Economic thinking

Abstract thinking

Technical understanding

Discipline/Commitment

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Summary

  • Studienorte
    Berlin, Bremen, Cologne, Dortmund, Dresden, Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Essen, Frankfurt am Main, Fulda (virtuell), Gera (virtuell), Halle (virtuell), Hamburg, Hanover, Heidelberg (virtuell), Koblenz (virtuell), Leipzig, Lüneburg (virtuell), Munich, Nuremberg, Osnabrück (virtuell), Saarbrücken (virtuell), Schwerin (virtuell), Siegen (virtuell), Stralsund (virtuell), Stuttgart, Trier (virtuell), Tübingen (virtuell), Virtual Campus

    Start of studies also possible in April: Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg
    Start of studies at the campus is possible from October 2023: Berlin, Bremen, Dortmund, Dresden, Duisburg, Essen, Fulda (virtual), Gera (virtual), Halle (virtual), Hanover, Heidelberg (virtual), Koblenz (virtual), Cologne, Leipzig, Lüneburg (virtual), Munich, Nuremberg, Osnabrück (virtual), Saarbrücken (virtual), Schwerin (virtual), Siegen (virtual), Stralsund (virtual), Stuttgart, Trier (virtual), Tübingen (virtual), Virtual Campus

  • Start and duration of studies

    Start:
    1 April (not at all study locations)
    1 July
    1 October
    You can apply up to 1 month before the start of your studies.

    Duration:
    7 semesters

  • Deepenings
    • Aktor- und Sensortechnik
    • Konstruktionstechnik und Automatisierung
    • Schaltungsdesign und Elektronik
  • Graduation, accreditation and recognition
    • Bachelor of Engineering
    • Under accreditation and subject to state recognition. IU International University is state-recognised and system-accredited by FIBAA.
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Content

WHAT AWAITS YOU IN THE MECHATRONICS DUAL STUDY PROGRAMME

Would you like to study mechatronics? We will prepare you for this future-oriented and versatile professional field. We also take into account current technological developments in the field of mechatronics.

  • You will study mathematical and scientific fundamentals such as physics and mathematics.
  • You will study engineering topics such as Statistics, Material Science and Technical Thermodynamics.
  • You will learn about the design and analysis of technical systems with modules such as control engineering and signals & systems.
  • You will gain essential insights into Information Technology, use current software tools and learn programming with C/C++.

In 6 out of 7 semesters, you complete a practical project in which you work on a problem related to your practical company. Exemplary curriculum: The order of the modules can vary depending on the start of the programme.

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YOUR IMMERSION - YOUR THING

Actuator and Sensor Technology, Construction Technology and Automation or Circuit Design and Electronics: In the 6th and 7th semesters, you take one of three specialisation options - and can prepare yourself even more specifically for your dream job.

Study fees

Tuition fees? YOU CAN SAVE YOURSELF!

Your practice partner will cover your tuition fees. Depending on the company, you may even receive additional remuneration.
Private, state-recognised University of Applied Sciences
Highest quality teaching
Personal support

Admission

Admission requirements

We make it possible: At IU International University you can start your desired study program - without NC, state-recognised, with or without a general A-level!

Process of application

Next Step: Your application, very simple in 4 steps

Apply Online

Apply via our form in just a few steps: Simply enter your degree programme and personal data.

Optionally, you can upload documents such as your CV or your last school report. After your application, you will receive the access data to our application portal by email.

We get to know each other

In the application portal, you will go through all the other steps for your dual study programme, such as the IU counselling interview. Optionally, you can inform yourself at the IU information event about topics such as our university, study programmes, admission requirements, time models, financing options or the search for a practice partner.

Your practice partner

Which practice partners are there and how do I find the right company for me?

We won't leave you alone in your search, but will support you in your application to a practice partner from our network or to the company of your choice. To do this, you will regularly exchange information with your student advisor.

Start your studies

As soon as the contracts are signed and we have all the documents for your enrolment, your future at our university begins: Benefit from learning in small groups, lecturers with practical experience, a high quality of teaching - and start your personal success story with us!
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Career

DUAL STUDY MECHATRONIK: YOUR CAREER PROSPECTS

Whether in the automotive industry, medical technology, mechanical and plant engineering or aerospace: increasing automation and digitalisation affect companies from a wide range of industries. The demand for well-trained mechatronics engineers is correspondingly high. And your career prospects are therefore excellent and versatile. Studying mechatronics opens up exciting job prospects for you.

After your dual degree, you can work as a:

a selection of our practice partners

STUDY DUAL - IT'S WORTH IT!

In our video you will learn how the dual study program at IU works and why it gives you a clear advantage. Because at IU you have:

  • Small learning groups & individual support
  •  Modern degree programs with great career opportunities
  • Varied teaching formats with a lot of practical relevance
  • A personal atmosphere at all study locations
  • Lecturers who come directly from practice

And at the end of your studies, you'll have a state-recognized bachelor's degree and plenty of work experience.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BACHELOR MECHATRONIK

We have compiled the most important questions and answers for you here. If you still have questions, our student advisory service will be happy to help you.

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Events

Events on Campus

Get to know us personally, ask your questions and find out everything you need to know about the dual study programme at IU - at our events on campus:
  • IU Info Events
  • IU Meet Your Campus
  • IU Open Student Advisory Service
  • Further IU events

Online Events

Are you interested in a particular subject area? In our online events we inform you about our degree programes in thme areas of:
  • Business & Management
  • Tourism & Gastronomy
  • Health & Social Services

Request free information

You'll find all of the important information about your study programme and IU International University of Applied Sciences in your personal brochure.

what you get for free

Info material

  • Contents of the courses
  • Career perspectives
  • Info about financing

We are moving

From 01st March the virtual campus of the part-time studies programme is part of the IU distance learning programme and then takes place in this new environment. Nothing else will change for you: You will also benefit from interactive courses via video chat, smart online teaching and the exchange with lecturers and students.

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Awards, accreditations and certifications

WR 5 Jahre Akkreditierung