Hochschule KarlsruheHochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences
Hochschule KarlsruheHochschule Karlsruhe - University of Applied Sciences

Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics

Overview Study programs Teaching & Research

Bright minds and knowledge transfer

The research strength of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics is reflected in the large number of laboratories and scientific facilities. Our large network with industry and scientific institutions enable us to work on large and research-intensive externally funded projects.

In the area of teaching, we also offer valuable input from industry, business and companies through external teaching staff from the areas of management, development and HR management.

For companies, we offer numerous opportunities for cooperation, e.g. in our Steinbeis Transfer Centers. Lecturing at our university is also possible. Speak to us!

Special offers for students

Advanced course mathematics

In the advanced course "Fundamentals of Mathematics" we provide first-year students with a uniform basis to participate in advanced courses. The course is based on the 1st semester mathematics curriculum. It is suitable for reviewing the fundamentals of mathematics.

Dates and Contents SoSe 2021 (PDF)
Mathematics Learning Center

Human resources and corporate management

Lecture series in the Master's degree with changing lecturers from industry and business

Exclusive insights into companies such as Schaeffler, Dieffenbacher, Cronimet

The aim of the lecture series is to provide  basic knowledge from the field of human resources (HR) and business management. You will be prepared for HR topics for your own career and for hiring future employees

Steinbeis Transferzentren

For companies, there is the possibility that researchers of Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences bring their technical know-how directly into application in your company. If you are interested in practical knowledge transfer, please contact our corresponding transfer centers.


Students at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics have access to various laboratories for practical activities as well as for research and teaching.

Analog electronics
Automation technology
Acoustics and vibration engineering
Digital electronics
Automotive engineering
Fluid mechanics

Industrial robot
Information technology
Plastics technology
Machine measurement technology
Microcomputer technology
Microsystems technology/clean room
Quality Management

Control engineering
Sensors and actuators
Software engineering & HMI
Flow simulation
Virtual product and process development
Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality
Materials testing

The new Linder Technology Campus

Part of our laboratories are located on the new Linder Technology Campus (LTC) in the heart of the city of Karlsruhe. Our new master's program "Robotics and Artificial Intelligence in Production" will even take place entirely there. A modern infrastructure and state-of-the-art robotics laboratories await you there.

In keeping with the motto of the corporate campus "Space for creative Engineers", you will also have the opportunity to get in touch with the companies and startups located there. Look forward to a state-of-the-art study and work environment!

Documents and downloads

Faculty MMT flyer
HKA building plan

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