TU Kaiserslautern (TUK) is a top-ranked German research-oriented university (1st Place among 196 international universities in 11 categories, such as Support Services, Arrival, Living Cost in the International Student Barometer 2018; top ranked among worldwide 150 universities under 50 years old, Times Higher Education Ranking 2017) 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 English-taught.

Our features:

  • International study environment highly affiliated to industry & research
  • “Science & Innovation Alliance” of high-profile research institutes nearby campus, offering (student assistant) job opportunities
  • Zero tuition fees & low cost of living
  • University of Teaching Excellence"-award for outstanding student-teacher ratio & efficient support structure for international students, including visa support
  • Safe, modern & healthy study environment surrounded by beautiful nature
  • 17 International Graduate Programs (with more than 40 specializations):
    - Electrical & Computer Engineering:
    Sc. European Masters in Embedded Computing Systems (EMECS), M.Sc. Embedded Computing Systems (ESY) (from WS 2021/22), M.Sc. Automation and Control (A&C) (from WS 2021/22), M.Sc. Electrical and Computer Engineering (with 2 predominantly English-taught specializations)
    - Computer Science: M.Sc. Computer Science (specializing in Algorithmics & Deduction, Information Systems, Distributed & Networked Systems, Intelligent Systems, Embedded Systems & Robotics, Software Engineering, Visualization & Scientific Computing)
    - Mathematics: M.Sc. Mathematics International, M.Sc. Technomathematics, M.Sc. Mathematics, M.Sc. Economathematics, M.Sc. Actuarial & 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
    - Spatial & Environmental Planning:  M.A. Border Studies
    - Online-Degrees - Distance Master Programs: M. Eng. Software Engineering for Embedded Systems, M. Eng Financial Engineering, Master (Blended Learning) of Evaluation (MABLE)
  • 2 international PhD Programs + doctoral research positions in all 12 departments of TUK

Application deadlines*:

April 30 for winter term starting on Oct 1
Oct 31 for summer term starting on April 1

Application requirements for international master students*:

Bachelor degree or equivalent
English language proficiency

*Further details for program specific variations:

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

E-Mail:  info@isgs.uni-kl.de
Homepage: www.uni-kl.de/en/international