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Deggendorf Institute of Technology

The Deggendorf Institute of Technology (DIT), or Technische Hochschule Deggendorf, is a university of applied sciences focusing on practice-oriented education combined with research in the fields of business, technology and health.

The university follows the social and economic trends to launch its study programs, which are relevant for future careers and innovative research. DIT has a strong relationship with the cities of its campuses. Therefore, the university collaborates for the regional economy by transferring technical expertise and building up a network of relevant partners. 

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Deggendorf Institute of Technology in numbers

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Founded in 1994, the Deggendorf Institute of Technology celebrates this year its 25th anniversary. With 7,000 students, 20% of those being international students, the university of applied sciences offers its several study programs through six faculties in two campuses, the main campus Deggendorf and at the European Campus in Pfarrkirchen.

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The Deggendorf Institute of Technology offers study programs in eight areas: applied natural sciences, business, civil engineering & environmental sciences, design, communication & media, electrical engineering & information technology, healthcare sciences, informatics and mechanical engineering & mechatronics. You will be able to find German and English taught degrees in all faculties.

Life on campus at DIT provides much more than just study programs. Students are able to enjoy a range of social activities there, such as cinema, music festival, university choir, drama groups, sports and more. Moreover, the university holds a close relationship with the town of Deggendorf as both grew together in the past 25 years. DIT offers support for regional companies regarding research, development and consultation about technology subjects.

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Explore DIT study programs:


  • Applied Computer Science B. Eng.
  • Applied Economics B.Sc.
  • Applied Sports Science B.A.
  • Artificial Intelligence B.Sc.
  • Artificial Intelligence B.Sc.
  • Business Administration B.A.
  • Business Informatics B.Sc.
  • Civil and Construction Engineering B.Eng.
  • Cyber Security B.Sc.
  • Electrical Engineering and Information Technology B. Eng.
  • Electromobility, Autonomous Driving and Mobile Robotics B. Eng.
  • Energy Systems Engineering B.Eng.
  • Environmental Engineering B.Eng
  • Healthcare Informatics B.Sc.
  • Health Informatics B.Sc.
  • Industrial Engineering B.Eng.
  • Industrial Engineering B.Eng.
  • Interactive Systems / Internet of Things B. Eng.
  • Interdisciplinary Engineering Sciences B.Eng.
  • International Management B.A.
  • International Tourism Management / Health and Medical Tourism B.A.
  • Management in Health, Social and Rescue Services B.Sc.
  • Mechanical Engineering B.Eng.
  • Mechatronics B.Eng.
  • Mechatronics majoring in Digital Production (in Cham) B.Eng.
  • Media Technology B. Eng.
  • Organizational and Economic Psychology B.Sc.
  • Nursing B.Sc.
  • Physician Assistant B.Sc.
  • Physiotherapy Majoring in Kinesiology (cooperative studies) B.Sc.
  • Technical Design B.Eng.
  • Tourism Management B.A.


  • Applied Computer Science M.Sc.
  • Applied Research in Engineering Sciences M.Sc.
  • Applied Sports Science with Focus on Interprofessional Care in Sports M.Sc.
  • Artificial Intelligence and Data Science M.Sc.
  • Artificial Intelligence for Smart Sensors and Actuators (in Cham) M.Eng.
  • Business Informatics M.Sc.
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering M.Eng.
  • Digital Health M.Sc.
  • Electrical Engineering and Information Technology M. Sc.
  • Global Public Health M.A.
  • Healthy and Sustainable Buildings M.Eng.
  • High-Performance Computing / Quantum Computing M.Sc.
  • Human Resource Management M.A.
  • International Tourism Development M.A.
  • Life Science Informatics M.Sc.
  • Mechanical Engineering M.Eng.
  • Mechatronic and Cyber-Physical Systems (in Deggendorf) M.Eng.
  • Mechatronic and Cyber-Physical Systems (in Cham) M.Eng.
  • Media Technology and Media Production M. Eng.
  • Strategic and International Management M.A.
  • Technology Management M.Eng

To know more about DIT study programs follow the link.

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