Materials Science and Engineering Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Study Discipline: Engineering & Technology
Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the world of Materials Science and Engineering with our Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) program. Over three enriching years, you’ll delve deep into the intricate realm of materials, exploring their properties, applications, and manufacturing processes. With a total of 180 credit points, equivalent to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS), this program provides a comprehensive foundation in materials science, mathematics, chemistry, and physics, setting the stage for a fulfilling career in this dynamic field.


The Bachelor’s program in Materials Science and Engineering at KIT is designed to instill a solid scientific foundation and methodological skills in our students. Through a balanced blend of theoretical knowledge and practical experience, graduates emerge equipped for lifelong learning and professional success in various sectors. With a focus on materials science, mathematics, natural science, and mechanics, students develop a deep understanding of material classes such as metals, ceramics, and polymers, along with their production and application processes. Our curriculum emphasizes interdisciplinary problem-solving, laboratory work, and research-based learning, preparing graduates to tackle real-world challenges in materials synthesis, processing, and application.

Admission Requirements

  • General university entrance qualification (Abitur) or equivalent
  • Participation in a study orientation test or counseling session
  • Proficiency in English language (B2 level)
  • Knowledge of German language for non-German nationals (TestDaF level 5 or DSH-3)
  • Materials Science Fundamentals
  • Mathematics for Materials Engineers
  • Chemistry of Materials
  • Physics of Materials
  • Technical Mechanics
  • Electrical Engineering Basics
  • Computer Science Fundamentals
  • Business Administration for Engineers

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are in high demand across industries for their expertise in materials science and engineering. Whether advancing cutting-edge technologies, optimizing manufacturing processes, or conducting groundbreaking research, our alumni are at the forefront of innovation and progress in the field. With strong analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills, they excel in diverse roles and make meaningful contributions to society.

Visa Requirements:

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