Practice-Integrated Degree Course - Mechatronics/Automation

Overview of information

  • Training location: Verl
  • Study location: Gütersloh/Bielefeld
  • Start date of training: August
  • Duration: 3.5 years
  • Language: German
  • Remuneration in accordance with the collective agreements of the metal and electrical industry for apprentices
  • Degree: Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)

What we expect

  • Good understanding of physical and mathematical relationships
  • Logical reasoning and systematic approach
  • Interest in technology and natural sciences
  • Motivation
  • Accountability
  • Team skills
  • Knowledge of English
  • Extensive knowledge of German

Educational requirements

  • Higher education entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences/technical colleges
  • General higher education entrance qualification for universities
  • Equivalent qualifications recognised by the Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences

Possible occupational fields

  • Engineer (f/m) for Automation of machinery, equipment, buildings and processes
  • Engineer (f/m) for Software Development in the following areas:
    • Software for real-time applications
    • Software for control technology
    • Software for motion control, measuring and control engineering
    • Software for industrial user interfaces and industrial communication
  • Engineer (f/m) for Hardware Development in the following areas:
    • Industrial control technology
    • PC technology
    • Power electronics
    • Design of digital circuits (VHDL, FPGA, ASIC)
  • Engineer (f/m) for Sales
  • Engineer (f/m) for Support
  • Engineer (f/m) for Service
  • Engineer (f/m) for Product Management

Application process

  • send written application for the start of studies in August 2019 to Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
  • followed by enrolment at University of Applied Sciences by 15 July of the start year


Please send your application documents to:

Beckhoff Automation GmbH & Co. KG
Human resources
Ms. Kristin Trede
Huelshorstweg 20
33415 Verl

Phone: +49 (0) 52 46 / 9 63-0
Fax: +49 (0) 52 46 / 9 63-1 49