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Electrical / Information Engineering, Department

Fakultät Elektrotechnik at the FH Zwickau

  • Dr.-Friedrichs-Ring 2a
  • 08056 Zwickau
  • Phone: +49 375 536-1400
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Basic information

Total number of students 250 *
Number of master degree students 20
Percentage of teaching by practitioners 8.0 %

Support during the study entry phase

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

Results of study

Graduations in appropriate time, undergraduate degrees 36.7 %
Graduations in appropriate time, master's <10 graduades/year in at least one of the years surveyed; source: department survey

International orientation

International orientation, bachelor's 2/9 points
International orientation, master's 1/9 points
Outgoing students no data

Job market- and career-orientation

Contact with work environment, bachelor's 6/11 points
Contact with work environment, master's no data
Bachelor theses in cooperation with work environment 88.2 %
Master theses in cooperation with work environment no data
Share of professors with work experience 33.3 %


Third party funds per professor 86.0
Cooperative doctoral degrees (in three years) 0

Students' assessments on undergraduate, presence-learning-courses

Teacher support 1.8
Support in studies 1.9
Courses offered 2.1
Study organisation 1.5
Exams 1.7
Job market preparation 1.8
Support during practical semester
Support for stays abroad
Rooms 2.0
IT-infrastructure 1.4
Laboratories 1.6
Overall study situation 1.8

Students' assessments on consecutive master's degree courses

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Further degree courses of the department none
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  • Special features regarding teaching
    Laboratories with ultra-modern equipment for EMC, Renewable Energies, Energy Storage, Lighting Engineering, Power Electronics, Electrical Drives, Regulation and Automation Technology, Microprocessor System Engineering, Digital Systems including Data Glasses Systems, Clean Room Applications including OLED Development, Measurement and Sensor Technology, Wireless Transmission Systems; Highly-motivated and very well-trained teaching staff, use of state-of-the-art presentation technology.
  • Special features regarding the international orientation
    There are currently no courses and lectures offered in a foreign language. An international Master's course in English is planned from the winter semester 2019/2020. This Master's degree will be based in the Electromobility department. In the field of research, there are various intensive contacts with international research and teaching facilities as well as to industry. A course is offered abroad as part of a cooperation.
  • Special features regarding the equipment
    In the ELT faculty, there is a unique EMC measurement facility for surveying complete vehicles during operation (roller test bench in the EMC booth). There is also a modern energy storage laboratory, an environmental testing laboratory for mechanical vibration strains under climate conditions, a lighting engineering laboratory, laboratory for experiments in the area of e-mobility, smart grids and drive technology, laboratory for hardware in the loop system (HIL) for Control technology and systems theory, a clean room laboratory and a laboratory for augmented reality.
  • Special features regarding research and development
    Research activities higher than average for universities of applied sciences in all fields of Electrical and Information Engineering as well as Automotive Electronics and interdisciplinary with other faculties; Several interdisciplinary and inter-faculty project structures; Special research skills for EMC laboratory; Electrical Energy Storage Technology; Electromobility, Nanotechnology, including OLEDs, Embedded Systems, Data Glasses Systems (Augmented Reality), Digital Signal Processors and Microsystems Engineering
  • Support for founders
    The large number of research projects puts graduates and scientific staff into contact with research institutions and industry. This facilitates the acquisition of contracts and helps put start-up ideas into practice. Students can get advice from the Career Service and benefit from other services of the SAXEED start-up network.
  • Other special features
    The ELT faculty works to include students in current research through student assistant posts and thereby facilitate the start to their professional careers. In addition, the professors, staff and students visit the relevant educational trade fairs and explain the ELT faculty's degree courses and career opportunities after graduation to prospective students. In addition, students can be involved in the development of self-driving model vehicles and participate in competitions.
  • Further information on research activities
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Last update 2019: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education.
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