Hochschule Düsseldorf
University of Applied Sciences
Fachbereich Maschinenbau & Verfahrenstechnik
Faculty of Mechanical and Process Engineering

Admission Requirements

Admission is conditional on

  • the successful completion of one of the following bachelor's programmes at the Faculty of Mechanical and Process Engineering at Hochschule Düsseldorf – University of Applied Sciences: Mechanical Engineering – Product Development, Mechanical Engineering –Production Technology, Energy and Environmental Technology, Environmental and Process Technology or
  • a comparable bachelor's degree or Diplom
    with a final overall grade of 2.5 (according to the German grading system) or better.

Alternatively, we accept an equivalent grade according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). In addition, you must provide proof of an English language proficiency of at least B2 level (according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).

For further admission requirements, please check the relevant Examination Regulations:



Admission to the master's programme Mechanical Engineering is restricted. The programme starts in summer and winter semester. The application deadline is 15 January for summer semester and 15 July for winter semester of each year.

Graduates from German universities apply via our online application portal (in German only):

The portal generally opens early or mid-November for summer semester admissions and early or mid-May for winter semester admissions. You cannot apply before the portal opens. You can only apply for the following semester, not a subsequent one.

Please note that certain groups of applicants need to follow different application procedures. Please check the application portal for information.

The International Office also provides detailed information online about admission requirements and application procedures for graduates from universities abroad:


​Get in Touch

Feel free to contact the Student Advisory and Counselling Service (ZSB) in German or English, if you have any questions regarding the choice of study programme, application, admission requirements and deadlines.