Materials Engineering (B.Sc.)

Bachelor of Science

Features of the degree program

Students in the degree program Materials Engineering deal with the entire chain from the development to the application of materials. This includes production, processing, testing, selection, and quality assurance as well as technical sales and service.

The objective of the degree program is the acquisition of knowledge and skills related to the properties and application possibilities of the basic materials groups of metals, ceramics, and polymers. In addition to expert competencies related to the profession, students learn problem-solving and application methods and deepen their methodical and analytical knowledge and abilities in internships.

Materials specialists are in high demand in a wide variety of sectors of the production and manufacturing industry.

The degree program at a glance


Bachelor of Science


Winter semester

Placement test

Standard period of study

6 semesters



Type of study

Full-time undergraduate degree program

Numerus Clausus



Osnabrück – Westerberg Campus

Admission restriction



Academic information and guidance

Dr. Javad Mola
Degree program coordinator

Room: SJ 0105
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-2188

Office hours:
by arrangement

General information and coordination

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Bourdon
Academic dean

Room: AB 0013
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3750

Office hours:
Mondays, 11:15 am - 12:15 pm during the lecture period and by arrangement

Dipl-Kffr. (FH) Tanja Ollermann
Academic Dean’s Office

Room: AB 0016
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3751

Office hours:
Monday to Thursday, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Application, admission and exams

Elke Cherek
Registrar's office

Room: AF 0014
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-2228

Office hours:
Mondays and Thursdays, 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesdays and Fridays, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm