How must structures be dimensioned to last 500 years? How safe are our bridges? How sustainable are our buildings? Are there self-healing materials or materials that do not fatigue? How can we prevent flooding? What are the challenges for buildings in and around water? How do we manage the perfect disposal of toxins? How do we ensure the cleanliness of groundwater? How do we guarantee access to drinking water for all? How can we stop climate change and control its consequences?
To make it easier for you to start your studies at the TUHH, you will find various offers here:
Both study and internship abroad are possible. These are not included in the curriculum or mandatory. Therefore, it is recommended to pursue these plans, for example, in a consecutive master's program.
Yes, you can! All Bachelor of Science degree programs at the TU Hamburg can be studied dual. Since 2003, the Technical University of Hamburg has also offered its Bachelor's and Master's degree programs in a dual study variant in cooperation with more than 50 cooperating companies.
The study concept combines complete university studies with professional practice in the engineering field. The students are employed by one of our cooperating companies and, as cohorts across study programs, represent the entire spectrum of engineering sciences.
The program is rounded off by seminars on the development of social skills, so that graduates can face the challenges of the working world in a responsible manner.
You can find more information about the dual study program at the TU Hamburg here: https://dual.tuhh.de/
After completion of the bachelor's degree program in Civil an Environmental Engineering, continuation in one of the following master's degree programs is an option:
The TU Hamburg is one of the youngest universities in Germany. On the clearly arranged and cozy campus you will quickly get to know your new fellow students and in spring and summer numerous seating areas and green spaces invite you to linger together in the fresh air. In an almost familiar atmosphere, we celebrate our summer festival every year in June, where our TU's own beer brewing group "Campusperle" also offers its creations. Of course, you can also get involved in our numerous AGs, which also organize regular events, e.g. screenings by the cinema AG, concerts by SingING or SymphonING, or the participation of the HULKs in international robot soccer championships.
If you decide to study at the TU Hamburg, you also decide for Hamburg, the metropolis on the Elbe, Germany's second largest city and certainly its most beautiful. Hamburg combines urbanity and maritime life and is also Germany's greenest city with over a million inhabitants. You will never get bored here: rowing on the canals during the day or jogging in the city park, sunset on the Elbe, a concert in the Elbphilharmonie or a pub night on the Schanze and the fish market at dawn. Here you will find everything for the adventurous, but also numerous quiet places to pause. Together with your fellow students, you will certainly explore Hamburg and its treasures quickly and get to know your new favorite place.
Career Center and Alumni Network TU&You
The Career Center supports students and graduates in the transition from university to work. The services offered include company contact fairs, the TU Hamburg-PraxisPlus internship program for prospective master's students, case study workshops and job application training. The alumni network TU&YOU offers the opportunity to make contact with former TU members while still a student through a variety of events such as research afternoons, homecoming events and anniversaries.
All modalities for admission to the Bachelor's program are regulated in the Statutes on Studies.
The framework conditions for examinations at TU Hamburg are defined by the General Study and Examination Regulations (ASPO) and the Subject-Specific Study and Examination Regulations (FSPO). The Module Handbook describes the concrete design of the modules provided for in the curriculum and their learning objectives. They also provide information on content, recommended prior knowledge and literature for preparation.
All regulations relevant to the study program, the module manual and study plans can be found here.
If you have any questions about your studies, you can always contact the Central Academic Advising Office or also the Civil and Environmental Engineering Student Council!