Electrical and Information Engineering

... looks into questions such as ...

  • How is electrical energy generated and utilised?
  • How can processes and plants be automated?
  • How can billions of electronic components be stacked on one square centimetre to carry out predefined functions?
  • How can information be represented, saved, transmitted and processed?
  • How does one design and construct innovative processes and equipment (e.g. computer tomography, Smartphones, hearing aids)?
  • Electrical Engineering is everywhere – that's pretty cool!

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Degree programmes


Electrical and Information Engineering, Bachelor 1 subject


Degree: Bachelor of Science
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 6 semesters
Classroom language: German

Detailed information for international applicants

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

the comprehensive training provided in this course constitutes the foundation of a highly diverse, varied, dynamic and innovative field.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Electronics
  • Information Technology

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,


  • a good understanding of mathematics, natural science and technology
  • an interest in developing systematic solutions for complex technological issues


  • logical reasoning
  • understanding technological principles, making new discoveries and creating new designs, and promoting innovation

struggle through:

  • different problems and solution-finding processes
Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in engineering positions

And else?

A prep course ...

can be covered voluntarily.
Name: Prep course of the Fakultät of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Start: on the first Monday in September (duration: 4 weeks)

Further information about prep courses

An internship ...

is optional.

Studying abroad ...

can be done voluntarily.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Studienfachberatung der Fakultät für Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25932
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft ETIT
Building, Room: ID 1/405
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-23806
Website Fachschaft