The top-ranked International Graduate Programs at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern

The TU Kaiserslautern (TUK) is a top-ranked German research-oriented university (First Place among 196 international universities in 11 categories, such as Support Services, Arrival, Living Cost in the International Student Barometer 2016; top ranked among the worldwide 150 universities under 50 years old, Times Higher Education Ranking 2016) for science, technology, and industry. Our University offers high-quality graduate education and (post)doctoral research training in innovative fields of the High Tech World, many of them as English-taught programs. Our features:

• International study environment highly affiliated to industry and research

• “Science Alliance Kaiserslautern”, network of high-profile research institutes on & nearby campus

• “University of Teaching Excellence ” award for outstanding student-teacher ratio

16 International Graduate Programs (more than 50 specializations):

Electrical and Computer Engineering: M.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering,
European Master in Embedded Computing Systems

– Computer Science: M.Sc. Computer Science, M.Sc. Computer Science in Applications,European Master in Software Engineering

– Mathematics: M.Sc. Mathematics International, M.Sc. Technomathematics, M.Sc. Mathematics,
M.Sc. Economathematics, M.Sc. Actuarial and Financial Mathematics

– Commercial Vehicle Technology: M.Sc. Commercial Vehicle Technology

– Biology: M.Sc. Biology (specializing in Microbial & Plant Biotechnology, Molecular Cell Biology, Neurobiology, Ecology)

– Social Sciences: M.Sc. Cognitive Science

– Physics: M.Sc. Advanced Quantum Physics

– Distance Master: M. Eng. Software Engineering for Embedded Systems, M.Eng. Nanotechnology

• 2 international PhD Programs; Doctoral research positions are available in all 12 departments & disciplines of TUK

Application deadlines*:Application requirements for international master students*:
April 30 for winter term starting on Oct 1
Oct 31 for summer term starting on April 1
Bachelor degree or equivalent
English language proficiency

*Further details for program specific variations:

Technische Universität Kaiserslautern E-Mail:
Department of International Affairs: ISGS Homepage:
Gottlieb-Daimler-Straße 47
67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany