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Read some testimonials by students to learn more about the Medical Engineering programme at FAU and what it is like to study in Erlangen.

 

 

 

  • "The interdisciplinary nature of the degree programme allows you to look into many exciting engineering fields and gives students the opportunity to individually specialize in an area that interests them personally."

  • "I have chosen the degree programme due to its convincing broad portfolio on elective and specialization courses and the Innovation Research Lab (IRL). And through its location in the Metropolitan Region Nuremberg, you have the feeling of being at the heart of the medical engineering research and de...

  • "Medical Engineering students have an abundance of possibilities to expand and deepen their knowledge and skills. During your Bachelor´s, you acquire the basic knowledge you need to choose your specialization according to your interests and abilities."

  • "Erlangen is an exceptional location through its unique close cooperation in the field of Medical Engineering between FAU, the University Clinic Erlangen, Fraunhofer IIS, Medical Valley and Siemens. The Medical Engineering degree programme and the interdisciplinary cutting-edge research at the unive...

  •  "Medical Engineering students at FAU experience a high degree of interdisciplinary and therefore have the possibility to design their studies to meet personal interests and abilities. The extremely diverse stream of information during the Bachelor programme may seem overwhelming but is the necessar...

 

Here are some opinions our international students gave about the programme:

 

  • "Studying at the FAU has been a great choice. The Medical Engineering programme provides a close insight into the different engineering fields, which helps to further specialize one´s studies into the direction that better suits your vision. As a medical technology student, I also got support from t...

  • "Practicality is a very important aspect of the Medical Engineering programme at FAU. The curriculum is designed in a way that eases the access of its graduates into the healthcare industry and you have the possibility to work on your own projects at the Innovation Research Lab (IRL) during your stu...

  • "The FAU is a great place to socialize and built strong contacts with fellow students. A big help for me has been joining the MedMates where I have met other international student who have had similar questions and problems as I had at the beginning of their studies. While working on a project at th...

  • "I have found that one of the most important aspects of my Medical Engineering studies at FAU, apart from the high standards in the field of Image Processing, is the support I receive as a student. There are many student facilities I can use, e.g. one of the many libraries, taking sports or language...

  • "One of the many advantages of studying Medical Engineering at FAU in Erlangen is the close relationship to the health care business and industry in the Metropolitan Region Nuremberg. You have high chances of entering this market and working on groundbreaking research questions and developing medica...

  • "I have chosen FAU and the Medical Engineering programme because of its outstanding Medical Imaging Master´s. The curriculum is taught not only in English, but prepares you for future R&D work, as it reflects the issues and requirements of current research of the field."