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Fakultät für Maschinenbau und Mechatronik
- Moltkestraße 30
- 76133 Karlsruhe
- Phone: +49 721 925-1705
This department is also featured in the U-Multirank world university rankings.
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Special features regarding teachingTutorials during the semesters, support for learning groups, regular agreements with the departmental student organisation, StudiumPlus – combination of academic studies and training, international focus – many partnerships with universities throughout the world, specialisation/subject area selection during stage II studies, practically oriented training, Mathematics Learning Centre, assessment for Bachelor's and Master's degree courses, link programmes, "Successful start" programme, "Learning how to learn" seminars, high level of practical relevance.
Special features regarding the international orientationStudents: Approximately 25% of Bachelor's students have contact abroad (specialised and/or practical study semester, final thesis); 61 partner universities around the world, in addition to leading market of the USA also in the growth region of South-East Asia; Mobility programmes. Degree programmes: high-quality double degree programmes with France (ENSMM Besancon) and the USA (Cal Poly State University); Erasmus Mundus programme: EU4M Master's programme. Research projects: International research cooperation with UMP Malaysia (including doctoral students).
Common partner universities for exchangeÄgypten - German University in Cairo; Australien - RMIT University; Brasilien - Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Chile - Universidad de Santiago de Chile; China (VR)- Shanghai University; Dänemark - Aarhus Universitet; Finnland - Kaakkois - Suomen Ammattikorkeakoulu Oy; Frankreich - Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et des Microtechniques; Kanada - Lakehead University; Korea, Republik-Hanyang University; Malaysia - Universiti Malaysia Pahang; Mexiko - Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM); Norwegen - Norges Teknisk-Naturvitenskapelige Universitet; Peru - TECSUP Instituto Superior Tecnologico Privado; Polen - Politechnika Krakowska; Rumänien - Universitatea 'Politehnica' din Timisoara; Russland - Kubanskij gosudarstvennyj technologiceskij universitet; Schweden - Linköpings universitet; Spanien - Universidad de Oviedo; Taiwan - National Central University; USA - zahlreiche Möglichkeiten; Vereinigtes Königreich - Coventry University; Vietnam - Vietnamese-German University
Special features regarding the equipmentTo ensure outstanding teaching and research, numerous laboratories and facilities with modern equipment are available, such as: IMP – Manufacturing Engineering and Production department, Institute of Refrigeration, Air-Conditioning and Environmental Technology (IKKU), Bionics Laboratory, Robotics Laboratory, Institute for Energy-Efficient Mobility, Plastics Engineering Laboratory, Microcomputer Engineering Laboratory, Quality Management Laboratory, Sensor and Actuator Engineering Laboratory, Materials Testing Laboratory, clean room, Acoustics Laboratory, Institute for Mechatronic Systems, Digital Electronics Laboratory, etc.
Special features regarding research and developmentLaboratories: 60% of the laboratories are used for teaching and research (e.g. refrigeration laboratory, wind tunnel, combined heat and power plants), laboratory equipment is competitive and modern; Student involvement: Active involvement of students in research projects, especially in the Master's degree course (research assistant/part-time in multi-semester projects), increasing proportion of internal theses; Research type: Professors included in the BW CAR quality instrument (experimental clause), focus is applied research in cooperation with small and medium-sized companies
Website with further information on research activitieshttp://www.hs-karlsruhe.de/forschung
Support for foundersBusiness start-ups at the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences; The Center of Competence at the HsKA is the contact point for people interested in founding a company at the Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences. Students and scientific staff are prepared for self-employment and young entrepreneurs are supported in all start-up phases. There are seminars and workshops for company founders and people interested in founding a company. A first consultation service is also available as well as the "Gründer-Treff" start-up group"; https://www.hs-karlsruhe.de/gruenden/
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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