Mechanical Engineering / Materials and Production Engineering

Master of Science 

Standard Period of Study: 4 semesters
Teaching Language: German

Studying abroad: what opportunities does my study program offer?

What options do I have?

It is possible to study abroad in the MPE master’s Program. You may choose to

  1.  study abroad for a certain, limited, amount of time.
  2.  graduate in a Dual Master’s Program.

1. Studying Abroad:

The macrostructure of the MPE masters allows for several options to study abroad. If you want to know more about that, it is always a good idea to contact the professors responsible for your specialization subjects. They have connections to other Universities and can help mediate a spot in one of those Universities. Sometimes it is worth visiting the websites of the responsible institutes for more information about potential cooperations.

Country University City
France École Supérieure des Sciences et Technologies de I`Ingenieur de Nancy (ESSTIN) Nancy
France Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Lyon (INSA) Lyon
France Université de Technologie de Troyes Troyes
United-Kingdom University of Strathclyde Glasgow
Itali Polytecnico di Milano Mailand
Poland Lublin University of Technology Lublin
Sweden Lulea University Lulea
Sweden University of Linköping Linköping
Spain Universidad Jaume I Castelló de la Plana
Spain Universidad Politécnica de Madrid Madrid


If you want more Information about opportunities to study abroad, you can visit the website of the Institute for Materials Testing, Materials Science and Strength of Materials (IMWF). Here you can get information about the ERASMUS-Program as well as the ISAP-Program. Just follow this Link!

Yet another option you have is the Institute of Industrial Manufacturing and Management (IFF). They have cooperations with the following universities.

Country University City
Spain Universitat de Barcelona Barcelona
Romania Universitatea Politehnica din Bucuresti Bukarest
Romania Universitatea Politehnica din Timisoara Timișoara
Italien Università degli studi di Napoli Federico II Neapel

For further information you may contact Mrs. Cornelia Schott.

The Institute for Manufacturing Technologies of Ceramic Components and Composites (IMTCCC) is also offering ERASMUS-Programs. You can find them in the following chart:

Country University City
Itali Università degli Studi di Modena e Reggio Emilia Modena
Itali Politecnico di Torino Torino
France Universite de Limoges (Sonderprogramm: 
France Institut Catholique d'Arts et Métiers (ICAM) Toulouse, Nantes, Lille
Sweden Stockholms Universitet (Only for student-thesis (specialisation subject)) Stockholm
Spain Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena   Cartagena

For further information you may visit the IMTCCC website (IMTCCC) or you can contact their Erasmus-coordinator Betina Osswald.

The industrial internship offers you the opportunity to not only gather factual qualifications but also social and economic insight into a foreign country. The Internship Office has put together an extra paragraph for internships in foreign counties in the internship regulations. There you can find companies that are capable of conveying internships abroad. You can also find further information about internships in foreign countries on the homepage of the Internship Office or by following this Link.

Also, you can find general information about applications, mentorships, and counselling on this website

2. Dual Masters-Program

Since 2005 there is the possibility to get a dual master’s degree in cooperation with the Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena in Cartagena. You can get further information by following this link or by contacting Mrs. Ebru Gyoktepeliler Akin.

Appointments by arrangement.

Contact for further questions


Jonathan Böhm

Holzgartenstr. 17, 70174 Stuttgart

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