Electrical Engineering - Dual Study Course (B.Eng.) (Intensive Degree Course)

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Electrical Engineering – Dual Study Course (B.Eng.) (Intensive Degree Course)

The diversity of fields of activity in the context of electric engineering offers the graduates a future professional life filled with a broad range of career opportunities.
The fields of activity of an electrical engineer include:

  • Research and development
  • Configuration of electrical systems
  • Activities in sales and marketing
  • Software development
  • Hardware development
  • Business start-up and maintenance
  • Production and quality control

Advantages of a Dual Study Course

for the students

  • Full university courses
  • University degree "Bachelor of Engineering" and vocational qualification for skilled workers
  • Closer integration of theory and practice as in a classical university course
  • Good career opportunities with partner companies
  • Payment of a grant by the company during the entire course duration

… for the partner companies 

  • Attain junior staff
  • Young, highly qualified employees with practical work experience and detailed knowledge of company
  • Reduced or no training time
  • High level of identification with the company
  • High motivation and performance
  • Close collaboration between the university and company


The prerequisite for the dual study course with practical experience is to have at least the advanced technical college entrance qualification (Fachhochschulreife) and the conclusion of a study contract with a partner company. However, on the basis of the high requirements most companies expect the candidates to attain an A-level qualification (Abitur) with at least a minimum grade average.

Every company can become a partner in the dual study course, when the company is prepared to make it possible for a student to do this course.



Electrical Engineering - Dual Study Course in Emden

Electrical Engineering (Dual Study Course) in Emden
Within the Electrical Engineering degree course, all steps of the engineering development of electrical systems of information technology are covered: from the devices up to the digital circuit technology including CAD and the system programming. The focus is - depending on the depth - on issues of automation engineering, information technology, computer engineering or on the area of marketing and sales.
After successful completion, there is the possibility to continue with studying and to attain the degree of Master of Engineering.

Course Progression

The dual study course begins with the in-company training. In the second semester the company training will be continued and finally the certificate of proficiency (IHK) will be filed.
During lecture free time (holidays) the students attain further operational experience in the training company. Under supervision the students can take on the activities of a young engineer. In the second half of the 8th semester the bachelor thesis - usually prepared on a topic from your training company – is written; supervised by professors of the faculty.

Further Information
Prior to the beginning of the semester, an in-depth mathematics course is offered.

Course Schedule (pdf - in German):

Further Information

Kurse vor Semesterbeginn zur Vertiefung der Mathematikkenntnisse Link
Studienverlaufsplan Link

Elektrotechnik im Praxisverbund (B.Eng.)

Auf einen Blick

  • Abschluss: Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) und in der Partnerfirma Berufsabschluss zum Facharbeiter

  • Kurzbeschreibung: Im Studium werden alle Schritte der ingenieurmäßigen Entwicklung elektrischer Systeme aus dem Bereich Informationstechnik behandelt. Der Schwerpunkt liegt dabei - je nach Vertiefung - auf Themen der Automatisierungstechnik, der Informationstechnik oder der Technischen Informatik.
  • Typ: Studium im Praxisverbund, duales Studium: kombiniert Studium und Berufsausbildung; Intensivstudium
  • Regelstudienzeit: 8 Semester
  • Studienort: Emden
  • Studienbeginn: Wintersemester
  • Bewerbungsschluss: 30. September
  • Zulassungsbeschränkung: nein
  • Frühere NC-Werte: -
  • Vorpraktikum: nicht erforderlich
  • Zugangsvoraussetzungen: Fachhochschulreife oder allgemeine Hochschulreife oder fachgebundene Hochschulreife oder eine dem gewählten Studiengang entsprechende praktische Ausbildung mit besonderer Qualifikation sowie der Abschluss eines Studienvertrages mit einer Partnerfirma.
    Jede Firma kann Partner im Praxisverbund werden, wenn sie bereit ist, einer Studienbewerberin/einem Studienbewerber diese Ausbildung zu ermöglichen.
  • Ordnungen (Prüfungs-, Studienordnungen, usw.)
  • Anmerkungen: Der Studiengang ist akkreditiert.