Mechatronics and Digital Production: digitalisation as a Study Plus degree

Study deluxe

The Mechatronics degree on the Tuttlingen Campus can also be taken as an "industrial degree". There are two ways to do this: as a Internal link opens in the same window:Trainee degree, a cooperative degree with a strong focus on practice, or as a Internal link opens in the same window:Study Plus degree, a cooperative programme combined with a Chamber of Commerce vocational qualification.

Study Plus

Study Plus is an excellent way to improve your career chances while remaining financially independent because it gives you both a vocational qualification and a bachelor's degree.

The Study Plus degree is taken over 9 semesters as a cooperative programme. As an employee in one of our Internal link opens in the same window:partner firms you receive a monthly salary, are financially independent and gain work experience during your vocational training, as a working student, in practicals, during project work and while writing your thesis.

Vocational qualification

Mechatronics technician


Furtwangen University + company + Erwin-Teufel-Schule Spaichingen

Industrial modules – even more practical experience

What makes the industrial degree special is the choice of additional qualifications in the form of Industry modules and the option of working abroad. With the industry modules you can specialise in current themes such as digitalisation, process optimisation or the networking of machines. The modules are carried out at our partner companies. That way you are always up-to-date!

Study with the companies in the region!

Our model campus in Tuttlingen is reknowned for engineering. You profit from our close cooperation with regional industry: company visits, the mentoring programme, the lecture series and the industrial labs all combine to give you a bachelor's programme which is customised for the workplace.