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Mechanical / Materials / Process Engineering, Department

Technische Fakultät at the Uni Erl.-Nürnb./Erlangen

Department Chemie- und Bioingenieurwesen

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Basic information

Percentage of teaching by practitioners 10.0 %
Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's 10.0 %

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 10/14 points

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment no data
Master theses in cooperation with work environment no data


Third party funds per academic 167.1 T€
Doctorates per professor 1.9


Chemical Engineering

Environmental Engineering

Process Engineering

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Further degree courses of the department none
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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Generous, modern practical facilities, close interdisciplinary integration with the Faculty of Natural Sciences and the entire FAU; very good equipment; CIP computer rooms at 3 locations for students from the department.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    The 2 Master's courses AOT and MAP (led by the Department of Materials Science, but 50% CBI share) are held entirely in English. Thanks to the close integration with excellence projects, they are far more international in nature than other degree courses. Work is currently ongoing to establish another Master's degree course held entirely in English.
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    State-of-the-art labs with generous range of equipment for handling an extremely wide range of research. The close ties to one another and the inter-disciplinary research institutes creates a virtually complete installation that ranges from traditional research facilities to ultra-modern, project-specific test facilities and extensive measurement technology through to a high resolution transmission electron microscope (TEM).
  • Special features regarding research activities
    The CBI Department completely covers the four building blocks (Technical Chemistry, Biotechnology, Process Engineering and Product Design and Thermal Fluid Dynamics; unique collaborations with the Engineering of Advanced Materials excellence cluster, the Graduate School of Optical Technologies, research institutes of the Fraunhofer Society (two in Erlangen), Max Planck, newly established research facilities (Energy Campus Nuremberg, Bavarian Hydrogen Campus), currently two Collaborative Research Centres and one Research Training Group, several major EU projects and a large number of other projects.
  • Support for founders
    Professors have excellent expertise in this field, department spin-offs have won multiple awards (e.g. Hydrogeniums Technologies)
  • Other special features
    The Academic Guidance Centre of the CBI is open daily for student counselling, transfer students, incoming and outgoing students, credit recognition and internships. Extremely good ranking for the FAU and in the field of Process Engineering in the 2021 "DFG-Förderatlas" report; two Leibnitz prizewinners teach and conduct research at the department; several ERC grants are being worked on in the CBI, including with the involvement of students; excellent career prospects for graduates
  • Further information on research activities
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(S)-Students' judgements  (F)-Facts  (P)-Professors' judgements
(BT)= Biotechnology (CE)= Chemical Engineering (EnvE)= Environmental Engineering (PE)= Process Engineering (IntDiscip)= very interdisciplinary and thus not classified;
As the ranking is done for the whole subject area, for the single "sub-subjects" it can happen that not all rank groups are represented in all criteria.
Last update 2022: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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