As an NWT teacher, you will educate pupils in the field of science and technology.

Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)NwT Teacher programme

Do you love science and technology? Do you want to pass on your enthusiasm to others? The Bachelor of Education NWT Secondary and Vocational Education teaches you the fundamental understanding of the interrelationships of the various scientific sub-disciplines. No matter whether it's technology in everyday life or special areas of application, this degree programme gives you an all-round view.

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Content Information

Alongside NWT, you will need another main subject optionally in biology, chemistry, geography or physics. In addition, you will learn what you need for your teaching career in the subject of educational science.

The module catalogue can be found on the University of Tübingen website.

Career Perspectives


The NWT programme prepares you to work as an NWT teacher at grammar schools. An NWT Master’s degree is required for admission to the traineeship. During your studies, you can find out whether the profession meets with your expectations and wishes during the twelve-week school internship semester.

Your career opportunities

  • NWT teacher at grammar schools

In industry, for example:

  • Start-ups
  • Energy supply companies
  • Environmental protection organisations
  • In PR work
  • In industry and trade
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For whom is the study programme suitable?

Do you find scientific and technical topics totally exciting and follow current reports? You like to tinker around and want to know how technology works? You are curious, observe closely and like to experiment? Challenging situations don’t scare you, but make you want to discover things? Do you also enjoy working in a team and teaching others? Then apply for the NWT Secondary and Vocational Education programme!

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What distinguishes usGood reasons for studying at Esslingen University

One course, three universities

NWT Secondary and Vocational Education is a cooperation between Esslingen University of Applied Sciences, the University of Tübingen andRottenburg University.

Small groups

Group sizes of 20 to 30 students offer you a direct exchange with the teaching staff.


Your studies will be practice-oriented and you will benefit from practical laboratory exercises and a close network with industry.

Individual focuses

In addition to the basic studies, you have the opportunity to specialise in individual areas.

The short-path campus

You can reach all lectures by foot in a few minutes. Even the train station is only five minutes away.

Student life

It certainly won't be boring: University music, sports, cafés and events provide some extracurricular variety.


Interested? Apply now! for the wintersemester 2024/2025