Studying in Germany

Lightweight Engineering & Composites, Master of Science

This master programme will give you a cross-industry qualification enabling you to undertake management tasks in activities related to fibre composites. It will, for example, open up excellent career prospects in AI.

Professor Dr.-Ing. Wilm F. Unckenbold
Professor Unckenbold ist Dozent an der PFH Göttingen und unterrichtet im Lightweight Eingineering-Studium an der PFH, er trägt ein helles Hemd und einen dunklen Anzug.
Studierende im Master-Studium Lightweight Engineering diskutieren über ein Modell von Windkraftanlagen im Studium an der PFH Stade.

Small learning groups

Individual supervision in small learning groups.

According to your wishes

The course content is up to 50% flexible. Design your studies in a way that suits you.

Practical experience

Gain up to 10 months of practical experience during your studies.

Collaborate with the industry and learn German

This three-semester (18 months) programme has been developed with international engineering graduates in mind who are seeking to gain expertise in the exciting field of composites and who have an affinity towards Germany and its industry. Its full-time nature and its inclusion of management courses and German language training are designed to make it easier for candidates to obtain a student visa and improve their chances of gaining work experience in Germany.

The heart of the MSc programme consists of four 16-day blocks of lectures and workshop/lab sessions, between which students take intensive German language and Management courses. The final semester is dedicated to the master's thesis.

Course content

  • Business Administration
  • Engineering Mathematics Science Principles
  • Structural Design of Composites
  • Partially and Fully Automatic Manufacturing Processes
  • Design of Multifunctional Composite Structures
  • Sustainable Process Optimization
  • German Language
  • Master Thesis 

If you already have experience in this field and want to enhance your career - reach out to us and receive more information.

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