Electrical Engineering


Degree: Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)
Length of Study: 7 semesters
Course content: German
Enrolment: each summer and winter term (admission restrictions)
Application deadlines for first semester of study: May until 15.09. of each year (winter term)
Application deadlines for higher semester of study: November until 15.03. of each year  (summer term), May until 15.09. of each year (winter term)


1st semester of study:

  • Electrical Engineering I
  • Mathematics I
  • Physics I
  • Materials, Components, Semiconductors I,
  • Programming

2nd semester of study

  • Electrical Engineering II
  • Mathematics II
  • Physics II
  • Materials, Components, Semiconductors II
  • Digital Technology

3rd semester of study

  • Software Development for Engineering
  • Electronics
  • Statistics
  • Electrical Engineering III
  • Compulsory elective module in Energy Technology *, e.g. Basics of Energy Technology
  • Compulsory elective modules in Information Technology**, e.g. B. Information Technology I

4th semester of study

  • Control Engineering
  • Business studies and law
  • Project Work + Project Management Basics for Etech
  • Compulsory elective module in Energy Technology *, e.g. High-Voltage Engineering
  • Compulsory elective modules in Information Technology**, e.g. B. Software Development for Engineering II

5th semester of study

  • Project Work + Project Management Basics for Etech
  • Compulsory elective modules in Energy Technology *, e.g. Power Electronics
  • Compulsory elective modules in Information Technology **, e.g. Automation Technology I

6th semester of study

  • Energy Technology *, 6 elective modules, including 1 interdisciplinary course
  • Information Technology **, 6 elective modules, 3 of which are interdisciplinary courses

6th semester: the possibility to go abroad!

7th semester of study

  • Practical Training/Internship for 10 weeks
  • Thesis
  • Colloquium

Compulsory elective modules"Interdisciplinary Courses" from 1st semester onwords.

Specialisation after 2nd semester:

* Energy Technology
** Information Technology



  • general higher education entrance qualification (Abitur) or
  • subject-related higher/technical education entrance qualification or
  • general or subject-specific technical college entrance qualification (consisting of a school- and a practical-based part) or
  • successfully passed master craftsman’s examination or equivalent previous education (e.g. apprenticeship)
  • all information about the university entrance qualification


Application Deadlines

Please apply in good time so that you can start your studies smoothly!

Information about the date of the first term student welcome event, and thus the start of your studies, can be found here.

The processing time for your application can take up to 2 weeks and the last possible date for enrolment is 31.03. for the summer semester and 30.09. for the winter semester.

Applications for the first semester of study:

  • May until 15.09. of each year (winter term)

Applications for a higher semester:

  • November until 15.03. of each year (summer term)
  • May until 15.09. of each year (winter term)

Information on application deadlines and procedures for applicants with a foreign university entrance qualification can be found at https://www.fh-kiel.de/en/degree-courses/information-for-prospective-students/international-applications


Documents to be submitted (as upload):

  1. certificate of university entrance qualification
  2. certificate in the event of a name change (e.g. marriage certificate)
  3. certificate of exmatriculation (de-registration) if you are studying/have studied the same course of study for which you are requesting admission to a first semester of study
  4. if applicable, certification (copy) of civic/social service (armed forces, year of social and ecological work, EU voluntary work, charity work, development agencies, service record, etc)
  5. if applicable, evidence of completed professional training (exam certificate)
  6. complete evidence of previous study periods by means of study certificates
  7. evidence of previously completed courses (when applying for a higher semester)
  8. if applicable, proof of sufficient German language skills for applicants without a German university entrance qualification and without a German university degree (enrolment requirement in the case of admission!!!)
  9. second degree: certificate of the first professional degree, study certificates, certificate of exmatriculation (de-registration) and a detailed written justification. Applicants are only allowed to name one degree programme. You can find more information here.

Admissions Procedure

When your documents have been checked positively, you receive an invitation to enrol.

You are informed of the enrolment deadline with the notification of admission. If enrolment is not made on time, the right to the study place expires irrevocably. You can find more information on enrolment here.


There is a compulsory fee charged each semester for the Student Services Authority, the student body and the semester travel ticket.

Also, there is an administration charge for enrolment. This charge is non-refundable.

Additional information on the above-mentioned fees and charges



Postal Address

Fachhochschule Kiel
Student Secretariat
Sokratesplatz 1
24149 Kiel

Tel.: 0431 210 1339

E-Mail: studieninformation(at)fh-kiel.de


Student Secretariat
Sokratesplatz 3
24149 Kiel

Opening Hours:

You can find our current Opening Hours here.