Are you looking for a versatile and challenging degree programme with outstanding career prospects? You have found it!

Aims - What we are about

Transportation Engineering offer exciting challenges and career prospects in a wide range of sectors: from area planning or urban and regional planning to the planning and building of vehicles and transportation facilities and the development of new traffic management methods - all of which are areas of major importance for work, the environment and sustainability.

But on top of that mobility means:

  • living
  • bringing people together,
  • arriving safely.

Creativity – What we do

The bachelor's/master's degree program Transportation Engineering is geared towards international needs. It comprises four areas of training:

  • planning,
  • production
  • inspection and
  • Betrieb.

These add up to a marketable training profile offering good prospects in attractive careers.

Competence - Who we are

The programme's collaborating departments at the Technische Universität Braunschweig – Civil Engineering; Electrical Engineering and Information Technology; Mechanical Engineering; Mathematics, Computer Science and Business Administration, Economics and Social Sciences – provide advanced, vocationally relevant training that includes key communication and people skills.

Location - Why here?

Braunschweig ist the centre of an unique agglomeration of economy, research and scientific institutes, actual a true center of transportation expertise. Here are located companies of automotive engineering (Volkswagen and supplier, MAN, ...) and railroading (Siemens Mobility Division, Alstom, ...) as well as the university Technische Universität Braunschweig and aerospace research institutes like the DLR.

For specialists and generalists

The engineering degree Transportation Engineering is a multi-disciplinary program. It provides students with training to an advanced level with the opportunity to deepen their skills profile in the master's program with its research-based approach.

Our graduates …

  • are researchers, planners, design engineers, technical advisors or consultants
  • hold management positions in the transportation sector
  • understand the processes and technology of vehicle and aircraft construction and traffic route construction
  • know how vehicles and traffic flows are controlled and directed safely and efficiently
  • can apply urban planning and transport planning methods
  • are familiar with transportation management methods, have an environmentally aware approach and apply the principles of sustainability
  • know market mechanisms and plan according to economic principles
  • are versed in mathematics and have good software development and programming skills
  • can think analytically, connect concepts and develop their own solutions
  • can work as part of a team, communicate, explain and convince
  • following completion of the Master degree, can embark on academic work leading to a PhD.



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