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 in Mechanical Engineering with our Master of Science (M.Sc.) program. Over two enriching years, immerse yourself in a dynamic curriculum designed to ignite your passion for innovation and problem-solving. With 120 credit points aligned to the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS), our program offers a comprehensive blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills.

Experience the freedom to shape your academic path with a diverse range of elective courses and specializations. From cutting-edge advancements in mechanical engineering to interdisciplinary qualifications, explore the realms of innovation that define the future of the industry. Cap off your journey with a compelling master’s thesis, showcasing your expertise and contributing to the forefront of research.


Graduates of our Master’s program in Mechanical Engineering at KIT are equipped to drive transformative change in engineering and contribute to the advancement of science. With a robust foundation in engineering fundamentals, our graduates excel in industry, academia, and technical services. They possess the expertise to undertake research-oriented challenges and pursue further studies at the doctoral level.

Dive deep into mathematical methods, modeling, and simulation to tackle complex engineering problems. Through hands-on experience in product development processes, graduates hone their ability to innovate and adapt to evolving market demands. Our program fosters a holistic understanding of mechanical engineering, empowering graduates to lead innovation projects and assume leadership roles with confidence.

In addition to technical prowess, our graduates acquire vital skills in decision-making, considering social, economic, and ethical factors. They emerge as adept problem-solvers, capable of analyzing, synthesizing, and shaping mechanical systems sustainably. With a keen sense of collaboration and effective communication, our graduates navigate diverse challenges and drive impactful change in the field.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or natural sciences, or equivalent.
  • Completion of a 12-week industrial internship.
  • Language proficiency: B1-level in German or B2-level in English (TOEFL score of at least 90 points), or equivalent.
  • 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 alumni exemplify success across various industries, leveraging their skills to pioneer innovation and drive organizational growth. With a deep understanding of engineering principles and hands-on experience in product development, graduates excel in diverse roles, from designing cutting-edge technologies to optimizing manufacturing processes.

The program’s emphasis on interdisciplinary learning equips graduates with the adaptability and resilience to thrive in today’s competitive job market.

Visa Requirements:

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