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Computer Science, Department

Fakultät für Informations- , Medien- und Elektrotechnik at the TH Köln

  • Betzdorfer Str. 2
  • 50679 Köln
  • Phone: +49 221 8275-0
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Basic information

Total number of students 950
Number of master degree students 130
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 12.0 %
Percentage of teaching by practitioners, master's 12.0 %

Support during the study entry phase

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

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 41.5 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's 7/12 points
Contact with work environment, master's
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 25.2 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment 47.8 %


Third party funds per professor 66.0
Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years)

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Further information provided by the department

  • Special features regarding teaching
    Active participation in the development and dissemination of new forms of teaching, learning and examination as part of the university-wide development programme for teaching; special measures for first-year students: including a large first-semester development project over two weeks in project groups, advice from first-semester tutors and mentors (lecturers); interdisciplinary project week offered in the 4th or 5th semester. Project-based teaching with a strong practical orientation; laboratories open at all times; interdisciplinary Master's degree courses (mechatronics, regenerative energies).
  • Exchange universities for stay abroads
    Universitat Politècnica de València, Aix-Marseille Université,Høgskolen i Østfold, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Fontys School of Technology and Logistics, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG), Seoul National University of Science and Technology,University of North Florida, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Volgograd State Technical University
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    Numerous laboratories for teaching and research; special laboratories: large high-voltage laboratory, machine hall, vehicle hall, anechoic chamber, high-frequency laboratory, EMC measurement laboratory, studio for film and photo technology, motion capturing studio, lighting laboratory; multimedia rooms for teaching.
  • Special features regarding research and development
    Numerous application-oriented research projects with a high level of funding, e.g. development of a fuel cell hybrid drive; Combined Efficient Large Scale Integrated Urban Systems; robust radio-based object positioning of mobile and stationary transfer devices in raw material extraction; Usable Security by Design; medical technology and non-ionising radiation; investigations into the functional dependence of various visual functions on wavelength, irradiance and exposure duration, and much more.
  • Other special features
    Regular participation in the international IEEE student competition "Future Energy Challenge"; participation in the Formula Student E-Motorsports project; cooperation with RWTH Aachen in the training for the teaching profession at vocational colleges (Bachelor of Electrical Engineering); awards from the Stifterverband e.g. for excellent teaching; family-friendly university (since 2011, the TH Köln has been awarded the "audit familiengerechte Hochschule" (family-friendly university audit) by beruf und familie gGmbH, parent-child office, parent-child workroom, breastfeeding and nappy-changing rooms, children's plates in the canteen, and much more).
  • Further information on research activities
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Last update 2021: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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