1. What should I study?
  2. CHE Ranking
  3. Subjects
  4. Mechanical Engineering
  5. HAW Landshut
  6. Fakultät Maschinenbau
Select your Ranking
Mechanical Engineering, Department

Fakultät Maschinenbau at the HAW Landshut

  • Am Lurzenhof 1
  • 84036 Landshut
  • Phone: +49 871 506-217
top group
middle group
bottom group
not grouped

Basic information

Percentage of teaching by practitioners 21.4 %

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 9/14 points

International orientation

Outgoing students 0.0 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 76.9 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 77.5 %
Share of professors with work experience 45.0 %


Third party funds per professor not calculated due to <3 professors at the department
Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years) 3

Mechanical Engineering

Degree courses without details

Further degree courses of the department yes, please see department website
did you know?
About studying Mechanical Engineering in Germany
About the subject

Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    The mechanical engineering faculty offers sound technical training in the fields of mechanical engineering and automotive engineering at Bachelor's and Master's level. The graduates of the faculty can start their careers as specialists or managers in regional and international companies. The faculty's Master's degrees offer additional specialisations and the opportunity to apply their scientific knowledge and necessary skills, which prepares them for a subsequent doctorate degree. In addition to the professors, many teaching staff come from industry, which ensures up-to-date and practice-oriented training at a high level.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Cooperation with the California State Polytechnic University Pomona: Lecturer exchange since approx. 2014, student exchange opportunities are being set up; Cooperation with ANFA & GARAC France: The possibility of exchange projects is being created including the recognition of academic achievements, reciprocal excursions
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    VIA University College, Horsens, Dänemark; Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge (IB); Chelmsford (BW), England; Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai; Moray College UHI, Elgin (UK); Griffith College Cork, Irland; Università degli Studi di Salerno, Italien; Università di Bologna, Bologna, Italien; Universidad de La Laguna, Teneriffa; EEBE (Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya ), Barcelona
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Numerous laboratories with modern equipment and intensive support from professors and laboratory engineers/scientific staff; Access to many technical databases (e.g. norms, e-books, specialist journals); Library with 24-hour access to extensive range of specialist literature
  • Special features regarding research and development
    The key research area lightweight construction was established by the lightweight construction competence centre (LLK) and a lightweight construction cluster (LC). The LLK is a research institute with well-equipped laboratories for R&D projects in the fields of material mechanics, operational stability, numerical simulation, lightweight construction. The energy and environmental technology research focus with its own technology centre in Ruhstorf an der Rott continuously researches new technologies, including as part of international projects. Cooperation with the electrical engineering faculty at the technology centre PuLS for production and logistics systems.
  • Support for founders
    The start-up ambassador Prof. Dr.-Ing Sven Roeren serves as point of contact, intermediary, adviser and supporter for company founders and those interested in starting a company, from the initial idea to the company set-up.
  • Other special features
    Integrated into a unique industrial production environment; Germany's only degree course in "automotive and commercial vehicle technology" Strong focus on lightweight construction (lightweight construction cluster and competence centre, Master's degree in "lightweight construction and simulation"); Excellent support provided by dedicated lecturers in small groups
  • Further information on research activities
top group
middle group
bottom group
not grouped
(S)-Students' judgements  (F)-Facts  (P)-Professors' judgements
(ME)= Mechanical 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 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
Offers by the publisher
Zeit Studienführer

Mehr Infos zum Ranking und rund um das Thema Studienwahl gibt es hier zum Nachlesen. Mehr erfahren