Prerequisite for admission is a first degree with 210 ECTS in the area of "Engineering" or "Life Sciences". Depending on pre-existing knowledge of medicine, medical engineering, etc., further courses of up to 30 credit points may be necessary. This is also the case with a bachelor's degree of 180 ECTS.
Students can take additional elective modules in the first two taught semesters of the Technical Physician programme to gain further specialist skills in any given area.
Good English language proficiency is necessary as some lectures are held in English.