Information for Prospective Students


In the A-levels phase (Abiturphase) you set the basic directions for your professional future. What should I do after school, which subject is the right one?

Choosing one of our degree programs opens up an exciting area of the modern world, because wherever electricity flows in technology, electrical engineers are at work!

Fields of work and career perspectives

The typical fields of work are in the areas of automation technology, telecommunications and mobile radio, in the energy sector in the area of traditional or renewable energies, in image, sound and speech processing, microsystems technology, nanotechnology and medical engineering. Electrical Engineering in today's sense is therefore a very extensive field! Our graduates are sought-after and valued in many areas - as highly specialized experts, but also as generalists.


Important key data of our Bachelor's degree programs:

Courses of Study

Electrical Engineering, Information Technology and Computer Engineering

Business Administration and Engineering: Electrical Power Engineering

Technology Communication

Studies for Secondary School Teaching

Technology Education B.Sc. for Teaching

Admission to 1st semester each winter term
Standard period of studies 6 semesters
Credits 180 ECTS-Punkte
Degree Bachelor of Science
Internship It is not mandatory to do an internship before starting your studies.
Application at RWTH Aachen
Language German

Our Bachelor's degree program Electrical Engineering, Information Technology and Computer Engineering provides students with the mathematical, electrical engineering, physical and information technology fundamentals necessary to successfully pursue the profession of an engineer in this field. More detailed information

The degree program Business Administration and Engineering, with the specialization Electrical Power Engineering offers "the best of both worlds": a solid education in the mathematical, scientific and general electrotechnical fields and the relevant knowledge for later focusing in Electrical Power Engineering. More detailed information

The degree program Technology Communications aims at the training of transfer specialists, because an increasing number of experts are needed for the design of communication processes in which technical facts are taught. The degree program is interdisciplinary, i.e. with Communication Science and the basics of Electrical Engineering as equal subjects. More detailed information

In order to be able to teach at vocational colleges in the field of Electrical Engineering, we have established our own Bachelor of Science degree programs as a basis. Those who continue with a Master of Education are well prepared for the teaching profession - and for other interesting occupational profiles! Because in many professional positions, pedagogical skills and knowledge are meaningful in addition to Electrical Engineering expertise. More detailed information