During your program, you’ll become an expert in analysis, taking measurements, and installing and programming electrical, monitoring and automation systems. With in-depth knowledge of how these systems operate, what each machine does and how they interact, you’ll soon identify how you can optimize processes to achieve results such as energy efficiencies.
You’ll leave with:
- A vocational qualification as an electronics engineer for automation technology
- A Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
What you needWith high levels of self-motivation and attention to detail, you’ll ensure our production processes are high quality, safe and environmentally sound. This means you’ll need the ability to identify what tasks need doing, as well as the confidence to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team. You’ll also need:
- University entrance qualification from a school or vocational college
- Excellent understanding of technology and physics
- Strong interest in science and math
- Capacity to learn new skills quickly
- Determination and perseverance
- Showing initiative
- Ability to work in a team
Your programYour vocational training course will give you all the skills you need to gain a qualification as an electronics engineer for automation technology. At the same time, you’ll study electrical and electronic engineering at the Hochschule Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences in Krefeld.
Part 1: Vocational training course and study program (semesters 1-5)
- Vocational training: automation engineer
- Basic studies: Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.)
- ICC final examination during semester 5
Part 2: Study program (semesters 6-8)
- Main studies: Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.)
Part 3: Final project (semester 9)
- During semester 9, you’ll work on your final project and complete the final exams for your Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.) degree.