Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical Engineering master's degree programme is aimed at engineers with a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering (7 semesters or 210 credits) or related fields. This master's degree programme will enable them to increase their knowledge of demanding subject areas and to obtain further professional qualifications.

The Mechanical Engineering master's degree programme aims to provide students with an application and research-oriented qualification. The Mechanical Engineering master's degree programme at Nuremberg Tech comprises a programme duration of three semesters (90 credits) and offers you the opportunity to undergo practical training and to focus on research at an early stage of your studies.

You can choose from a large selection of modules to build your own course of study in a flexible manner and in accordance with your interests. We offer you the opportunity to qualify in one of the following four areas of specialization during your studies: energy technology (ET), automotive engineering (FZ), product development (PD), or production technology (PT).



Degree:Master of Science
Program duration:3 semesters
Admission restrictions:Degree programme-specific
Language of instruction:


Special features:
  • Choice of four areas of specialization
  • Individual combination of individual modules, selected from a comprehensive range of subjects in accordance with personal interests
Facts and figures:At present, we welcome approx. 80 first-year students per semester
Admission semester:Winter semester or summer semester
Application period:For the winter semester: 2 May 2020 to 30 June 2020
For the summer semester: 15 November 2019 to 15 January 2020
Dual system options:Dual Mechanical Engineering
Faculty:Mechanical Engineering and Building Services Engineering


Important Documents

Module catalogue


More Information

For more detailed information see the German page for the programme. There you'll also find information on prospective careers as well as tools and resources to assist you, if you are not sure if Mechanical Engineering is the right degree programme for you.


Get in touch

International Office

Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm
Wassertorstrasse 8 (Building WF)
D- 90489 Nürnberg

Location plan
Email: International.Officeatth-nuernbergPunktde

Office hours:
Monday and Wednesday: 9.30 am  - 11.30 am
Tuesday and Thursday: 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm