Our MEng program in Software Engineering for Industrial Applications is focused on extensive training assignments as well as theoretical courses, which are aimed at imparting technological and organizational knowledge. Students are trained for complex management and engineering tasks in the field of software development for industrial applications. Such applications range from low-level control of production processes to high-level management and logistic tasks. Managing projects in this field requires outstanding technological competence and excellent management and engineering skills, which have to be intensively developed before being applied in highly complex environments.
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We welcome all new students of Software Enginnering for Industrial Applications and wish a good start at Hof University.
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Master of Engineering (M.Eng.)
|duration||4 semesters (2 theoretical, 2 practical)|
April 15 to May 31 (winter intake)
October 30 to November 30 (summer intake)
|academic dates including orientation session|
mid-September - March 14 (winter semester)
March - September 30 (summer semester)
EUR 2,950 in tuition fees per semester (i.e.a total of EUR 11,800)
plus approx. EUR 100 student union fee per semester
|language of instruction||English|
Chances to find attractive employment positions following graduation are excellent. The demand for skilled Software Engineers in Germany is high. That is why most of our students have found interesting and well-paid positions immediately after graduation with companies such as Siemens, ND SatCom, EADS, BOSCH or Texas Instruments, as well as with small and medium-sized companies in the local area of Franconia.
Graduates not only possess cutting-edge technological competence but also excellent management and engineering skills, which are the competitive edge for a high flying career in software engineering!
The Master's program „Software Engineering for Industrial Applications” is designed for international oriented graduates of who already gained a profound knowledge of software engineering during their Bachelor’s program, and who ideally have professional experience.
Basic language skills in German, proven by official test score documents -minimum level A1 according to the CEFR (The Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) can be proved during the first academic year at Hof University.
training modules will also take place at this time.The Master’s Thesis has to be written during this time as well.
The Mater's program consists of 12 modules, 5 ECTS per module (4 basic modules +4 core modules + 4 elective modules):
Elective modules (choose four):
The 3rd and 4th semesters are dedicated for an internship in a company, training modules (30 ECTS) will also take place at this time. During that period of study the Master's thesis (30 ECTS) has to be written as well.
All applications must be done online. Please apply here.
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