B.Sc. On Campus

Structural Engineering

University of Duisburg-Essen

36 months
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The Structural Engineering B.Sc. at University of Duisburg-Essen provides a general education in engineering, mathematics and natural sciences.


The core area covers classic construction disciplines such as statics and concrete and steel construction, allowing students to address basic construction-related problems. Other areas of construction such as substructure and soil mechanics are covered by the geo-engineering component of the course. Students will also learn about international construction regulations as well as national regulatory frameworks and statutory norms.

Another part of the Structural Engineering course from University of Duisburg-Essen, construction management, covers the implementation of major building projects, including quality assurance and financial aspects such as cost control.

Graduates will:

  • Master basic engineering and natural science principles and methods and the thinking behind them;
  • Master basic specialist principles from the core construction disciplines of statics, solid construction and steel and wood construction;
  • Master basic specialist principles of substructure;
  • Master basic specialist principles for assessing the physical and chemical properties of building materials;
  • Master basic specialist principles for managing major construction projects;
  • Master basic specialist principles of environmental technology, especially hydraulics;


Accredited by ASIIN

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Fundamentals of Computer Engineering 
  • General Chemistry
  • Mathematics 
  • Fundamentals of Programming
  • Physics
  • Network Analysis
  • Industrial Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • General university entrance qualification ("Abitur") or
  • Special university entrance qualification (restricted to certain fields of study, so called "Fachhochschulreife" or equivalent).
  • The evidence of a special degree course related educational background or qualification from school with special profile in mathematics.
  • Applicants must prove that they have studied mathematics in the last 3 years of the previous education entitling them to direct university access and have graduated with a grade of 2.0 (German grading system) or better.

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Essen

730 - 1100 EUR /month
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