Automotive Engineering at the TU Braunschweig

The master degree course Automotive Engineering is based on the bachelor degree course Mechanical Engineering (or Industrial Engineering / Mechanical Engineering).


The students can begin to specialise in automotive engineering during their bachelor studies. In the bachelor degree course, they are provided with the basics of automotive engineering; in the master degree course, they can choose their individual focus according to their personal interests. Possible topics include:

  • Drive technology
  • Automation engineering
  • Driving dynamics
  • Combustion engines
  • etc.

As depicted in the master curriculum, the course comprises not only  compulsory and specialisation modules, but also lab work, optional and interdisciplinary subjects, in order to provide the students with a broad range of knowledge for their career as an engineer.
An overview and description of the modules is available here.

Admission regulations

The admission regulations (Zulassungsordnung) for the master degree course Automotive Engineering.

Webpage for students (master degree course Automotive Engineering)

Information material

For a brief description of the master degree course Automotive Engineering, please take a look at our flyer.

Many of the institutes dealing with automotive engineering also cooperate at the Automotive Research Centre Niedersachsen (Niedersächsisches Forschungszentrum Fahrzeugtechnik, NFF)

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