8 English Study Programs at OTH Regensburg

All important info for international students in Germany (2024/2025)

OTH Regensburg

Business Management & EconomicsComputer Science & ITEngineeringHumanitiesLawNatural Sciences & MathematicsSocial Sciences
1971
Founded in
10%
International students
English
8
No. of English-taught Study Programs
University of Applied Sciences
Type
public
Status
11.000
Students

About the University

The Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Regensburg (OTH Regensburg), also known as the Regensburg University of Applied Sciences, is a prominent public university founded in 1971. With over 10,000 students, it is one of the largest universities of applied sciences in Bavaria. The university's campus is situated in the historic city of Regensburg, in a picturesque setting close to the mediaeval town centre and the iconic Stone Bridge over the Danube River, both of which are UNESCO World Heritage sites. The campus offers modern facilities, including state-of-the-art laboratories and an award-winning library, providing an excellent environment for practical and applied learning. 

OTH Regensburg offers a wide range of practice-oriented bachelor's and master's programmes across various disciplines, including engineering, business studies, design, architecture, health, and social sciences. The university is particularly renowned for its expertise in areas such as energy and mobility, information and communication, life sciences and ethics, production and systems, and building and infrastructure, with a strong focus on sensor technology and digitalisation. The university has established itself as a leader in applied research, collaborating with numerous industry partners on projects spanning fields like renewable energy, sensor technology, mechatronics, bioengineering, computer sciences, and automotive engineering. OTH Regensburg maintains partnerships with universities worldwide, including opportunities for students to obtain double degrees from institutions like the University of the Sunshine Coast in Australia. 

One of the university's distinctive features is its dedication to internationalisation, which is reflected in the provision of a supportive environment for international students through programmes such as the buddy programme, mentoring, orientation weeks and language courses. The university's cosmopolitan outlook and the vibrant cultural life of Regensburg contribute to an enriching study experience for students from around the globe.

International Rankings

National Rankings

Tuition Fees

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2025

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
100% local admission restriction (local NC)
37.5% no admission restriction, but ability test
0% no admission restriction
-37.5% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

62.5% directly at University
75% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
0% via uni-assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

5 (2 programs )

Minimum:

50 (2 programs )

Minimum:

B1 Preliminary (PET) (2 programs )

Maximum:

6 (1 program )

Maximum:

85 (1 program )

Maximum:

B2 First (FCE) (1 program )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

5 (2 programs )

Maximum:

6 (1 program )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

50 (2 programs )

Maximum:

85 (1 program )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

B1 Preliminary (PET) (2 programs )

Maximum:

B2 First (FCE) (1 program )

Program Features

3-7 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Engineering

Master of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Engineering

Bachelor of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

62.5%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

37.5%

Location

OTH Regensburg

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by OTH Regensburg

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