Nuremberg Institute of Technology is one of the largest universities in Germany with around 13,000 students and is known for its broad and practice-oriented range of courses.

As the most research-intensive and third party-funded of all Bavarian universities, the TH Nuremberg is an important innovation driver for the Nuremberg metropolitan region and maintains excellent contacts with the economy.
In the Faculty of Process Engineering this status is maintained through the commitment of the academic and non-academic staff.