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  4. Mechanical Engineering
  5. Uni BW München/FH-Stud.
  6. Fachbereich Maschinenbau
2019 / 20
CHE University Ranking
Mechanical Engineering, Department

Fachbereich Maschinenbau

  • Werner-Heisenberg-Weg 39
  • 85579 München
  • Phone: +49 89 6004-3113
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Basic information

Percentage of teaching by practitioners 6.0 %

Cooperative Education

Students in cooperative education 130
Extent of interlinking 7/10 points

Support during the study entry phase

Total score for support in the study entry phase 11/14 points

International orientation

Outgoing students 0.0 %

Job market- and career-orientation

Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 10.1 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 32.3 %
Share of professors with work experience 70.0 %


Third party funds per professor 19.8
Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years) 3

Students' assessments on cooperate education courses

Teacher support number of cases too small
Support in studies
Courses offered number of cases too small
Study organisation number of cases too small
Exams number of cases too small
Support for stays abroad number of cases too small
Coordination of theory and practice phases number of cases too small
Rooms number of cases too small
IT-infrastructure number of cases too small
Laboratories number of cases too small
Overall study situation number of cases too small

Mechanical Engineering

Degree courses without details

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

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Particularly good support ratio of approx. 18 students for every professor; Small group concepts for most courses; Especially high proportion of practical courses; Very good laboratory equipment; A very high number of excursions.
  • Further information about study entry phase
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    Participation in exchange programmes with other higher education institutions; Supervision of degree theses and work placements abroad.
  • Common partner universities for exchange
    University of Arizona, Tuscon, USA; ENSTA Bretagne, Brest, Frankrich; Osaka Institute of Technology, Osaka, Japan; Barcelona Tech, Barcelona, Spanien; Ben-Gurion Universität, Ber Sheeva, Israel
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    For a university of applied sciences, particularly large and unique facilities, e.g. several flight simulators; 4-stamp test bench and fatigue strength test field; Wind tunnel with treadmill for ground simulation; Laboratory for Tracked Vehicles Engineering; Laboratory for Ballistics (firing tunnel); Helicopter gas turbine test bench; University production engineering centre. Materials engineering and lightweight construction laboratory
  • Special features regarding research and development
    Research in the area of safety systems and tracked vehicles is a special feature of the university of applied sciences area.
  • Website with further information on research activities
  • Other special features
    Excellent spatial conditions, professor have their own offices, staff also generally has individual offices; Almost every professor has a fixed laboratory engineer; For visual instruction in teaching, there are decommissioned aircraft on the mechanical engineering site (F104 Starfighter, Alpha Jet, Bo105 helicopter).
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(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, Germany.
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