Courses taught in English English-taught courses and lectures sorted by faculty, department/study degree programme and campus

  1. Master's courses may only be chosen by master's students.
  2. It is advisable to choose most courses in one faculty and on one campus.
  3. Be aware that choosing courses on different campuses is not advisable, due to travel times, overlapping schedules and exams.
  4. Be adviced that some courses, sub-modules and labs are assessed on a pass/fail basis without a grade. Kindly read the syllabus for each course.
  5. Please note that your course selection may have to be updated upon arrival.
  6. We do not offer repeat exams in the same semester.

 

Esslingen City Centre Campus

 

International Centre and Graduate School

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
German Language Course

tba.

4 x x SS/WS
German History and Culture, Exam Code: 8003011

Mr. Holger Starzmann

2 x x SS/WS
Business English, Exam Code: 8001075

Mrs. Kathleen Rettenberger

2 x x SS/WS
English C1, Exam Code: 8001070

Mr. Kevin McCarthy

4 x x SS/WS
Technical English, Exam Code: 8001078

Mrs. Kathleen Rettenberger

2 x x SS/WS
 

Science, Energy and Building Services

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Applied Surface and Material Sciences (M.Sc.)Waterborne Coatings, Part of the module 1504 "Modern Coating Systems"

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Guido Wilke

2 x x WS
Biotechnology (B.Sc.)Laboratory Fundamentals of Purification Strategies, Part of the Module "Purification Strategies" BTB-0319

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Cristina-Maria Sirrenberg-Cruciat

2 x SS/WS
Biotechnology (B.Sc.)Laboratory Biochemistry, Part of the Module "Biochemistry 2" BTB-0333

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Cristina-Maria Sirrenberg-Cruciat

7 x SS/WS
Biotechnology (B.Sc.)Drug Targets

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Cristina-Maria Sirrenberg-Cruciat

2 x SS
Biotechnology (B.Sc.)Laboratory Biochemical Engineering for Incomings, Part of Module BTB-0336, Exam Code: tbd

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Richard Biener

4 x SS/WS
Biotechnology (B.Sc.)Laboratory Microbiology (Labor Mikrobiologie), Exam Code: tbd

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dirk Schwartz

4 x SS/WS
Biotechnology (B.Sc.)Project Work, Projektarbeit

all

4 x SS/WS
Chemical Engineering / Colour and Coatings (B.Sc.)Laboratory Corrosion Protection, Labor Korrosionsschutz 8622 + 8632

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Renate Lobnig

6 x SS/WS
Chemical Engineering / Colour and Coatings (B.Sc.)Laboratory Thin Layers (Labor Dünne Schichten)

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stephan Appel

4 x SS/WS
 

Mechanical and Systems Engineering

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Advanced Strength of Materials

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Öchsner

6 x WS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Design and Development 1

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Friedrich
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Leopold

6 x WS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Dynamics

Prof. Mathias Oberhauser

4 x WS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Failure Analytics, Part of the Module "Integrity of Structures"

N.N.

2 x WS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Numerical Methods in CAD

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Axel Stahl

4 x WS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Advanced Materials Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Wagner
Dr.-Ing. Regis Lallement

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Öchsner

6 x SS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Design of Experiments, Part of the Module "Design and Development 2"

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Greuling

2 x SS
Design and Development in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng.)Design for Manufacturing

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Deckert
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Friedrich

8 x SS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Advanced Finite Element Method, Exam Code1221906

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Öchsner

2 x WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Design and Development Methodology, Part of the Module "Design and development 1", Exam Code: 8902

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Friedrich

2 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Ecologic and Economic Design, Part of the Module "Design and Development 1", Exam Code: 8892

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alexander Friedrich

2 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Laser Material Processing, Part of the Module MBB 7920 "Metal Forming and Laser Material Processing", Exam Code: R39.15596

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Lukas Löber

2 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Laboratory Laser Material Processing, Part of the Module MBB 7920 "Metal Forming and Laser Material Processing", Exam Code: R39.15595

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Wagner

1 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Metal Forming Technology, Part of the Module MBB 7920 "Metal Forming and Laser Material Processing",Exam Code: R39.15598

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Wagner

4 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Laboratory Metal Forming Technology, Part of the Module MBB 7920 "Metal Forming and Laser Material Processing",Exam Code: R39.15597

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Wagner

1 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Lightweight Design, Exam Code: 1221905

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Andreas Öchsner

4 x WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Renewable Energy Sources and Carriers, Part of the Module "Sustainable Energy Systems"

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Stauch

4 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Sustainable, Efficient and Decentralized Energy Systems, Part of the Module "Sustainable Energy Systems"

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Stauch

2 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Laboratory Sustainable Energy Systems, Part of the Module "Sustainable Energy Systems"

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Stauch

2 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Engineering Projects Program, Exam Code: 1174005

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Greuling

5 x SS/WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Reliability, Exam Code: 1221003

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Tobias Leopold

2 x WS
Mechanical Engineering (B.Eng.)Tolerancing, Exam Code: R3942085, The course is only offered in the summer semester 2024

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Horst Haberhauer

2 x SS
 

Mobility and Technology

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Mathematical Methods

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Joachim Gaukel, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Martin Stämpfle, Prof.  rer. nat. Dr. Gunther Schaaf

8 x WS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)System Design

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Schuler

8 x WS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Simulation and Control

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Walter Lindermeir, Prof. Mathias Oberhauser, Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Georg Mallebrein

8 x WS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)IT Fundamentals

Hr. Vikas Jha

Hr. Stefan Ullmann

6 x WS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Autonomous Systems

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Schuler, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Markus Enzweiler, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Clemens Klöck

8 x SS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Vehicle System Fundamentals

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jens Holtschulze

6 x WS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Team Project

Prof. Mathias Oberhauser

8 x SS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Automotive Communications

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Scharf, Prof. Dr. Dominik Schoop, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Melcher

7 x SS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Usability and Dependability

Prof. Astrid Beck, Prof. Dr. Dominik Schoop

7 x SS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Softskills

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Siegfried Zürn

- plus external experts and lecturers

7 x WS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Propulsion Systems

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Auerbach

6 x SS
Automotive Systems (M.Eng.)Ride and Handling

Prof. Dr.Ing. Thomas Schirle

8 x SS
Automotive Engineering (B.Eng.)Basic Elements of Feedback Control

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Berkemer

4 x WS
Automotive Engineering (B.Eng.)Fluid Mechanics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Saumweber

4 x WS
Automotive Engineering (B.Eng.)Computer Simulation in Automotive Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Schirle

4 x WS
Automotive Engineering (B.Eng.)Propulsion Systems

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Auerbach

4 x WS
Automotive Engineering (B.Eng.)Finite Element Analysis (FEA)

Prof. Dr-Ing. Carsten Block

4 x WS

Esslingen Hilltop Campus

 

Computer Science and Engineering

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Applied Computer Science (M.Sc.)High Performance Computing

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Keller

5 x SS
Applied Computer Science (M.Sc.)Intelligent Time Series Analytics

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Gabriele Gühring

5 x SS
Applied Computer Science (M.Sc.)Network Security

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Tobias Heer

5 x SS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)Software Testing

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Mirko Sonntag

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)Computer Architecture

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Keller

5 x SS/WS
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)
Database Systems 1 (Datenbanken 1)

Prof. Jürgen Nonnast

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)Information Systems (Informationssysteme)

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Dirk Hesse

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
Internet Technologies

Prof. Dr. -Ing. Harald Melcher

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)IT Security (IT-Sicherheit)

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Tobias Heer

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)Object-Oriented Systems 2 (Objektorientierte Systeme 2)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kai Warendorf

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)Parallel and distributed Systems (Verteilte Systeme)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Keller

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
Software Architecture (Softwarearchitektur)

Prof. Dr. Dipl.-Ing. Jörg Friedrich

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
Software Engineering (Softwaretechnik)

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Mirko Sonntag

5 x SS/WS
Software Engineering and Media Computing (B.Eng.)
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)
Computer Engineering (B.Eng.)
Application Project (Studienprojekt)

Prof. Jürgen Nonnast

5 x SS/WS
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)Management (Controlling, Management Accounting and Corporate Management)

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Catharina Kriegbaum-Kling

 

5 x SS/WS
Business Information Systems (B.Eng.)Business Analytics

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Dirk Hesse

5 x SS/WS
 

Social Work, Education and Nursing Sciences

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Social Work (B.A.)
Early Childhood Education (B.A.)
Human rights in a complex word, Exam Code: R39.07388

Prof. Dr. phil Eva Kalny

7 SS
Social Work (B.A.)
Early Childhood Education (B.A.)
Brown Bag Session, Exam Code: R39.13280

Prof. Dr. phil. Marion Möhle

1 x SS/WS
Early Childhood Education (B.A.)Pedagogy of Inclusion, Exam Code: R39.63275

Prof. Dr. phil. Nina Kölsch-Bunzen

6 x SS
Social Work (B.A.)
Early Childhood Education (B.A.)
Social Work in the EU context – system comparison and empirical social research, Exam Code: R39.07327

Prof. Dr. phil. Jürgen Holdenrieder
Dr. phil. Julia Staiger-Engel

8 x WS
Social Work (B.A.)
Early Childhood Education (B.A.)
International and transnational fields of action in social work, Exam Code: R39.11370

B.A. Kathrin Ilg-Asiedu

3 x SS/WS
Social Work (B.A.)Global Social Policy: Current Challenges for International Social Work, Exam Code: R39.10641

Prof. Dr. rer. soc. Beatrix Waldenhof

7 x WS
Social Work (B.A.)European Social Policy, Exam Code: R39.10641

Prof. Dr. phil. Marion Möhle

7 x SS
Social Work (B.A.)Social Work Ethics, Exam Code: R39.63177

Prof. Dr. phil. Marion Möhle

4 x SS/WS
 

Management and Technology

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Introduction to Global Business, Exam code: OWT.007

Prof. Dr. Philipp Schreiber

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)International Economics, Exam Code: OWT.005

Prof. Dr. Sascha Rexhäuser

2 x SS/WS
Industrial Management / Automobile Industry (B.Sc.)
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)
Advanced Data Analytics, Exam Code: R39.87840

Prof. Dr. Dorothee Brauner

5 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Advanced Management Accounting, Part of the Module "Economics", Exam Code: R39.05007

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Oliver Dürr

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Corporate Governance and Ethics, Part of the Module "Economics", Exam Code: R39.05005

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Oliver Dürr

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Behavioral Finance, Exam Code: 8012083

Prof. Dr. Philipp Schreiber

4 x SS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)
Industrial Management / Automobile Industry (B.Sc.)
Business Simulation Game and Exercises in Economics, Exam Codes: Business Simulation R39.65114 & Exercises in Economics R.39.30351

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Norbert Jäger

4 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Business Studies and Personal Skills, Exam Code: R39.05763

Prof. Dr. Dorothee Brauner

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Corporate Finance (CF) and Business Case Study (CF), Exam Codes: Corporate Finance R39.06779 & Business Case Study R39.06163

Prof. Dr. Philipp Schreiber

6 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Procurement Processes in SAP, Exam Code: 8012702

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Uta Mathis

4 x WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)Intercultural Communication, Exam Code: R.39.05763

Vladimir Nikolic

2 x x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)International Marketing and Case Study, Part of the Module "International Business", Exam Code: R39.05003

Prof. Dr. rer. soc. oec. Helmuth Kohlert
Yvonne Lusseault

4 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)International Finance, Part of the Module "International Business", Exam Code: 1306001

Prof. Dr. Philipp Schreiber

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)
Industrial Management / Automobile Industry (B.Sc.)
Introduction to Technology, Exam Code: 1301004

Thomas Hoover, B. Eng.

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)
Industrial Management / Automobile Industry (B.Sc.)
Quality Management, Part of the "Module Technique 3", Exam Code: R39.65114

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Siegfried Zürn

2 x SS/WS
International Industrial Management (B.Sc.)
Industrial Management / Automobile Industry (B.Sc.)
Procurement and Logistics partial module (online video format)

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Helmut Wlcek

4 x SS/WS

Goeppingen Campus

 

Mechanical and Systems Engineering

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Industrial Communications, Exam Codes: Lecture 4240, Lab 4250

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Georg Schmidt

5 x SS/WS
Mechatronical Project, Exam code: Lab 6000

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Kaupp

5 x SS/WS
Electrical Engineering (B.Eng.)
Mechatronics (B.Eng.)
Control Engineering, Exam Codes: Lecture 4012 & Lab 4020

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolf-Dieter Lehner

5 x SS/WS
 

Mobility and Technology

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Electrical Engineering (B.Eng.)Power Electronics, Exam codes: Lecture 4180, Lab 4190

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Neuburger

5 x SS/WS
Electrical Engineering (B.Eng.)Simulation and Systems Control Exam registration codes: Lecture 6030; Lab Dig. Reg.technik 6020, Lab Sim.technik 6040

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerd Wittler

5 x SS/WS
 

Management and Technology

Departments / Study programsTitleLecturerECTSBachelorMasterSemester
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Digitalization, Start in winter semester 2024/25

Prof. Dr. Christian Cseh

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Lean Management, Exam Code: 1036033, Start in Winter Semester 2023

Prof. Dr. sc. (ETH Zürich) Frederik Reichert

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Automation Systems (Module WNB 620), Exam Codes: Lecture 1034002, Lab 1034003

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gernot Frank

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)English (Module WNB 674), Exam Code: Bus./Tech. English 1031019 & Seminar English 1031020

Prof. Doerte Laing-Nepustil

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Business Processes/ERP LAB (WNB 663), Exam code: 1035005

Prof. Dr. rer. oec. Fabian Diefenbach
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Rolf Gersbacher

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Electronics (WNB 641), Exam Codes: Lecture 1034010 & Lab 1034011

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stephan Thiel

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Marketing and Sales (WNB 621), Exam Code: 1034004

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Rainer Elste

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Production & Quality Management (WNB 662), Exam Code: 1035004

Prof. Dr. sc. (ETH Zürich) Frederik Reichert

5 x SS/WS
Engineering Management (B.Eng.)Project Management (WNB 664), Exam Code: 1035006

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Nepustil
Dipl.-Betriebsw. (FH) Matthias Pietzner

5 x SS/WS

Faculties and Study Degree Programmes more information

Esslingen University of Applied Sciences applies the European Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS) in which the student's annual workload within study courses of approx. 1800 hours is worth 60 ECTS credits.

Abbreviations 
SS: summer semester 
WS: winter semester 
SS/WS: every semester

For further information please contact the Coordinators of each faculty.

This list is updated on a regular basis. All courses are subject to change.

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