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Automotive Technology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
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The Netherlands enjoys a good reputation in the automotive field. Many companies are market leaders in Europe or even globally. TU/e works closely with these national and international companies.

Learning outcomes

During the Automotive Technology bachelor’s program at Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/e), you learn the basics of all the relevant parts of the car, so you can understand the car as a system. With this knowledge, you can contribute to innovation on smarter, cleaner and safer cars. The Automotive major is formally part of the Electrical Engineering bachelor’s study program. When you have completed this major, you receive the Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering degree, specializing in Automotive.


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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    180 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus
  • Applied natural sciences
  • Data analytics for engineers
  • USE basis: Ethics and history of technology 
  • Engineering Design

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

  • Application overview (the email you receive after you have submitted your application in Osiris) 
  • If you already have your High school diploma & final grades list please provide us with the last 3 years of grade lists. 
  • If your diploma and grade list are not available in English or Dutch, please include an authenticated translation with your application documents.
  • Proof of language proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11200 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11200 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2143 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2143 EUR per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Eindhoven

  • 850 - 1350 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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


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