Automotive Engineering (MSc)

Faculty: Mechanical Engineering
Degrees: Master of Science
Standard period of study: 5 trimester master
Admission requirements:

  • The general higher education entrance qualification (Abitur),
  • Holder of a university degree, who has been awarded on time and with at least a grade of “good” (2.5) or “satisfactory” (3.0) in a bachelor’s degree program relevant to intensive courses (except for the grade in a positive qualification interview) ).
  • The passed exam,
  • The obligation to serve as a temporary soldier for 13 years in the career of the officer of the troop service.

Study Language: German
Start of studies: beginning of October


In the master’s degree program in automotive engineering, it is primarily the compulsory subjects that have to be completed. These are further lectures in mathematics, numerics, mechanics, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, machine dynamics and control engineering. In addition, the basic subjects are the necessary preparation for specialist specialization. In the subject specialization the students learn basics from the vehicle technology. The compulsory part consists of the subjects Virtual Product Development, Automotive Engineering and Internal Combustion Engines. As an additional specialization, the study program “Marine Engineering” can be chosen, which is carried out in cooperation with the TU Hamburg-Harburg.


You will receive application documents from the career counseling office responsible for your place of residence. As a soldier or soldier you bear great responsibility. That is why there is a detailed consultation at the beginning of the application process. You can find contact details for career counselors on the Internet at Free telephone hotline: 0800 9800880.

Student Advisory / Contact

Academic guidance is provided under the responsibility of faculties by members of the academic community.

Dean of Students
Univ.-Prof. Dr.Ing. Karsten Meier
Phone: +49 (0)40 6541-2735
E-Mail: [email protected]

Students who wish to study at HSU within the framework of a cooperation with a company, foundation, authority or other institutional partner, as well as soldiers who wish to study at HSU within the framework of the BFD, should contact university marketing :

Astrid Strüßmann
Phone: +49 (0)40 6541-3855
E-Mail: [email protected]

Susanne Killus
Phone: +49 (0)40 6541-3652
E-Mail: [email protected]


Letzte Änderung: 29. April 2024