TU Braunschweig, Germany
The Technische Universität Braunschweig (Braunschweig University of Technology) is the oldest university of technology in Germany. It has a student body of 19,500 and while the name implies a focus on science and engineering, it still offers a wide range of subjects.
Braunschweig is a city of 23,000 in Lower Saxony. It is located north of the Hartz mountains. A powerful centre of commerce in medieval Germany, Braunschweig today is major centre of scientific research and development. It is still famous as the city of Henry the Lion, who made it his capital. Though 90% of Braunschweig’s building were destroyed during bombings in WWII, its town centre has now been carefully reconstructed. Its museums and impressive buildings are now major tourist attractions.
Estimated number of places
1-3 full-year places or 2-6 semester places
Available Subject Areas
Please ensure that you research the courses available to you as an exchange student, and check with your subject coordinator(s) that these courses are suitable for your Glasgow degree programme. Please note that partner course offerings may change on a yearly basis.
Please research course level; content and assessment structures; partner academic pre-requisites for exchange students; whether enough courses / credits are available in your degree subject(s) to meet your Glasgow degree credit requirements; language of teaching and for Joint Honours students, whether the partner has any restrictions on taking courses from different Schools/Faculties.
- Mechanical Engineering
Key information Braunschweig University of Technology
- Language of teaching: German, some courses may be available in English.
- Entry requirements
- Grading system: 1.0-5.0
Travel and costs
- University of Glasgow Financial Support - guaranteed funding available through Erasmus+
- Cost of living
- Nearest airport: Hannover Airport or Berlin Tegel Airport or Schönefeld Airport or Frankfurt International Airport