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Esslingen University of Applied Sciences

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The Esslingen University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule Esslingen) is located in the small towns of Esslingen am Neckar and Goppingen, in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. It is a medium-sized, public university with an excellent reputation for innovation, especially in the area of mechanical engineering.

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Esslingen University of Applied Sciences has 11 faculties located across three campuses. There are 6000 students enrolled, with a choice of 13 Master's degrees and 28 Bachelor's degrees.

More about Esslingen University of Applied Sciences

Esslingen is one of Germany's leading Universities of Applied Sciences. The university ranks highly for its degree programs in Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Electrical Engineering and Biotechnology. The research focus is proudly centered around modern and future technologies, with an emphasis on both technical innovation and solving topical issues. The university is located close to Stuttgart, one of Germany's main auto-manufacturing hubs. Students are able to take advantage of the university's excellent links with regional businesses during their practical semester, at names such as Porsche, Daimler and Bosch.

Despite its modern outlook, the university has a history that goes back to 1813, when it was founded as a mechanical engineering school.  The university has a significant number of international students and offers a number of degree programs in English. Students enjoy a rich and varied extra-curricular life with a good choice of sports and musical groups.

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Tuition fees: Baden-Wuerttemberg

Internationals studying for more than one year in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg will have to pay a €1,500 tuition fee per semester.

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  • Automation Systems and Production Informatics (B.Eng.)
  • Automotive Engineering (B.Eng.)
  • Automotive Systems (B.Eng.)
  • Biotechnology (B.Sc.)
  • Building Services, Energy and Environmental Engineering (B.Eng.)
  • Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
  • Chemical Engineering/Colour and Coatings (B.Sc.)
  • Computer Engineering (B.Eng.)
  • E-MobilityPlus (B.Eng.)
  • Electrical Engineering (B.Eng.)
  • Engineering Education Automotive Engineering (B.Sc.)
  • Engineering Education Building Services Engineering (B.Sc.)
  • Engineering Education Electrical Engineering  (B.Sc.)
  • Engineering Education Information Technology (B.Sc.)
  • Engineering Education Mechanical Engineering  (B.Sc.)
  • Engineering Management (B.Eng.)
  • Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)
  • Mechatronics (B.Eng.)
  • MechatronicsCom (B.Eng.) 
  • MechatronicsPlus (B.Eng.) 
  • Natural Sciences & Technology Teacher Training Programme for Secondary and Vocational Education
  • Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)


  • Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
  • Engineering Management (B.Eng.)
  • Industrial Management/Automobile Industry (B.Sc.)
  • International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)


  • Early Childhood Education (B.A.)
  • Nursing (B.Sc. and Professional Qualification)
  • Nursing Management (B.A.)
  • Nursing Teacher Education (B.A.)
  • Social Work (B.A.)




  • Applied Computer Science (M.Sc.)
  • Applied Surface and Material Sciences (M.Sc.)
  • Automotive Engineering (M.Eng.)
  • Automotive Systems (M. Eng.)
  • Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M. Eng.)
  • Digital Business Engineering (M.Sc.)
  • Electromobility
  • Energy Systems and Energy Management (M.Eng.)
  • Environmental Protection (M.Eng.)
  • Mechatronik/ Systems Engineering (M.Eng.)
  • Resource Efficiency in Mechanical Engineering (M.Sc.)
  • Smart Factory - Industry 4.0 (M.Eng.)


  • Innovation Management (M.Sc.)
  • International Industrial Management (MBA)
  • Smart Factory - Industry 4.0 (M.Eng.)


  • Applied Socio-Pedagogical Educational Research (M.A.)
  • Nursing Sciences (M.A.)
  • Social Work (M.A.)

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