Mechanical Engineering Master of Science (M.Sc.)

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

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available



English, German

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with our Mechanical Engineering Master of Science (M.Sc.) program, designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to thrive in the ever-evolving field of mechanical engineering. Over the course of two years, you’ll earn a “Master of Science” degree by completing 120 credit points under the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS). While the standard program length is two years, the flexibility exists for individual program durations.


Our master’s program offers a dynamic blend of obligatory modules and elective areas, allowing you to tailor your academic journey to your interests and career goals. Dive into core subjects encompassing mathematical methods, modeling, simulation, and product development processes. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore interdisciplinary qualifications and pursue a specialization, honing your expertise in specific areas of mechanical engineering. Cap off your studies with a master’s thesis, where you’ll showcase your research prowess and contribute to the advancement of the field.

Graduates of our Mechanical Engineering Master’s program emerge as leaders in engineering, equipped to drive innovation and contribute meaningfully to both industry and academia. With a comprehensive understanding of engineering fundamentals, coupled with specialized knowledge in areas like energy and environmental technology, vehicle technology, and mechatronics, our graduates are poised for success in a wide range of roles. Through a blend of theoretical learning and hands-on experience, students develop the critical thinking skills and technical expertise needed to tackle complex challenges in mechanical engineering.

Admission Requirements

Joining our esteemed program requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering or natural sciences, or an equivalent degree with modules equivalent to those of the KIT bachelor’s degree. Additionally, candidates must complete a 12-week industrial internship to gain practical experience. Language proficiency in either German (B1 level) or English (B2 level) is also required, ensuring students can fully engage with the program’s curriculum and collaborate effectively in a global context.

  • General Engineering
  • Energy and Environmental Technology
  • Vehicle Technology
  • Mechatronics and Microsystems Technology
  • Product Development and Construction
  • Production Technology
  • Theoretical Mechanical Engineering
  • Materials and Structures for High-Performance Systems

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are in high demand across various industries, from automotive to aerospace, energy, and beyond. With a solid foundation in engineering principles and specialized knowledge in key areas, our alumni excel in diverse roles, driving innovation, and leading teams to success. Whether pursuing careers in research, development, manufacturing, or project management, our graduates are equipped to make a meaningful impact in their chosen fields.

Visa Requirements:

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