Two Bachelor degrees

Our double degree program with Chinesisch Deutsche Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften (CDHAW) involves spending two semesters studying in China. You will obtain two degrees: Bachelor International Business and Technology (B.Eng., 210 ECTS) awarded by Technische Hochschule Nürnberg and a second internationally recognized degree, Bachelor Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen, awarded by Chinesisch Deutsche Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften / Tongji University in China.

Fakultät BW (TH Nürnberg)
  • IBT students are assigned to the "Industrial Engineering" degree program.
  • You will spend semesters 5 and 6 in China: a theory semester, a practical semester and, linked to this, the bachelor's thesis.
  • After your return to TH Nürnberg you catch up on subjects from semester 5 and finish your studies.
  • Language: English and German
  • Additional Chinese courses and courses in regional studies and intercultural competence can also be taken (electives).
  • Possibility of application for a scholarship from China Scholarship Council (CSC)  
  • Application International Office: 31 January
  • Application CDHAW: by the end of April for the start of studies in September
  • Fees: No tuition fees at the partner university


More information can be found on the Factsheet.

  • Two full degrees within one year
  • Unique experience abroad with unforgettable memories and new friendships.
  • Studying in two different universities and countries will broaden your academic horizon and professional expertise.
  • Increased job prospects through enlarged (alumni) networksPersonal development and increased intercultural competence by experiencing two different cultures and university systems.
  • Lectures on China-related topics
  • Basic knowledge of the Chinese language is taught

Would you like to join our double degree program?

Selection criteria

Applicants should be open to foreign cultures and have a good command of English (at least level B2). You must have successfully completed all subjects  from semesters 1-4.

How and when to apply

The Double Degree Factsheet describes the content of the double degree and the application process.

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Interested IBT students must apply to the International Office until 31 January and to the CDHAW (online) by the beginning of April to start their studies in September.

  • CDHAW/Tongji Universität/Schirmer