B.Sc. On Campus

International Engineering

Furtwangen University

42 months
3000 EUR/year
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The International Engineering degree programme (IEB) at Furtwangen Universityis a unique mixture of mechnical or medical engineering and business studies. In only seven semesters you have a combined degree in international business and engineering.


 This Bachelor of International Engineering degree at Furtwangen University, the only one of its kind in Germany, is offered on the Schwenningen Campus of Furtwangen University. Two areas of specialization are possible: mechanical engineering and medical engineering.

Career perspectives

International Engineers are ideally prepared to carry out engineering functions in the international workplace. At least 15,000 engineers are already needed in Germany and the number is increasing. With a Bachelor's degree in International Engineering, your job prospects are excellent - both in Germany and abroad.

Possible areas of employment:

  •     Supervision of company projects abroad, such as project planning, development and commissioning of production systems or project management
  •     Supervision of foreign branches in production management, supervision of personnel, supplier management, etc.

Career pathways in medical engineering:

  •     Research
  •     Development
  •     Medical engineering in hospitals
  •     Cardiotechnology and operating theatre engineering
  •     Product management and sales

Career pathways in mechanical engineering:

  •     Production engineering
  •     Design/Development
  •     Robotics/Industrial handling
  •     Assembly processes
  •     Quality assurance
  •     Sensors, Automation
  •     Research & Development
  •     Soft and hardware development
  •     Customer support and sales

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Mathematics
  • Data processing
  • Principles of natural sciences
  • Project management, course projects
  • Design, CAD
  • Electrical engineering and electronics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 42 months

Start dates & application deadlines


English, German


210 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

  • Abitur/Fachhochschulreife
  • Good English proficiency (approx. 6 years of school English)
  • Second foreign language:
  • Focus "Francophone world" 1 - 2 years of school French (CEF level A1 - A2)
  • Focus "Spanish world" 1 - 2 years of school Spanish (CEF level A1 - A2)
  • Focus "China": no previous knowledge necessary
  • In the selection process, work experience (such as vocational training), longer periods of time spent abroad and extra-curricular achievements will be taken into consideration.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 42 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 42 months.

Living costs for Villingen-Schwenningen

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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