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Bachelor's Degree Programme Mechanical Engineering

If you are interested in engineering, enjoy  applying your knowledge of mathematics and physics in technological processes and can think both logically and systematically, then the bachelor‘s programme Mechanical Engineering at TU Graz may be just the right one for you. In this Programme, you can take advantage of the research cooperation networks existing between the TU Graz and various companies, for example, the Graz automotive cluster. You work in fully equipped laboratories and have excellent employment opportunities in both the international and national markets.


  • Mathematcs, Physics and Chemistry
  • Mechanics: you will become familiar with the fundamental s of statics and dynamics.
  • Electrotechnology and Electronics: you will learn to work with electrical equipment, instrumentation and electronics.
  • Informatics: you learn how to effectively use technical and scientific application software.
  • Fundamentals of design and technology: you become familiar with basic knowledge in the areas of engineering geometry, production engineering and materials science.
  • Construction theory: you will construct individual parts and assemblies using CAD.
  • Dynamics of Machines: you learn about thermodynamics, fluid mechanics and machine dynamics.
  • Economic Sciences and Soft Skills: you are introduced to project management, learn how to work in a team and present your results professionally.
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  • Duration of study: 6 Semesters
  • ECTS credit points: 180
  • Academic degree: Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Language of instruction: German
  • Admission procedure: none
  • Supplementary examination: Descriptive Geometry

Curriculum (in German)

Semester plan

Heike Eder

As part of my pre-scientific work at the AHS, I produced a functional hand prosthesis using a 3D printer. During this time, I noticed how much I was fascinated by innovative production processes and decided to choose the Mechanical Engineering degree programme.

Career Options

As a graduate of the bachelor’s programme Mechanical Engineering, you can continue your education through the advanced Master’s Programme or enter the working world.

You can find work in companies and industries in the following areas:

  • research and development
  • construction and design
  • the construction and use of
    machinery, vehicles and equipment such as motorized vehicles, railway vehicles, machine tools, conveyors, pumps, turbines, equipment for environmental, air conditioning and refrigeration purposes, industrial robots and much more

In these professions, you work as an assessor, a consultant or as a civil engineer.

In the public sector, you conduct research and teach at, for example,  universities and colleges, or work in Public Management.

Admission Deadlines


General admission period: 8 July to 5 September 2019

Additional admission period: 6 September to 30 November 2019


General admission period: 7 January to 5 February 2020

Additional admission period: 6 February to 30 April 2020

Further informationen on registration and admission

International degree programme applicants: admission and application deadlines

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EN: The language of instruction is English.