Faculty V – Mechanical Engineering and Transport Systems

Our Faculty in Numbers

Our faculty consists of 7 institutes with 64 professors and some 430 academic members of staff. Our expertise in research and teaching is complemented by 75 contract teachers and 17 honorary professors and adjunct professors. We further employ some 140 staff in technology, service and administration. Our team is completed by approximately 200 student assistants actively involved in teaching programs and research projects.

Key numbers

Students at our faculty

Number of students studying in bachelor’s programs in summer semester 2022

 femalemalenon-binarytotal
Mechanical Engineering1931,029 1,222
Engineering Science83334 417
Transport Engineering160758 918
Computational Engineering Science1003821483

Number of students studying in master’s programs in summer semester 2022

 femalemalenon-binarytotal
Transportation Planning and Operation28109 137
Vehicle Engineering24172 196
Aeronautics and Astronautics54241 295
Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering531 36
Mechanical Engineering61355 416
Production Engineering29183 212
Biomedical Engineering3451 85
Patent Engineering69 15
Engineering Science58188 246
Human Factors13578 213
Computational Engineering Science21151 172
Global Production Engineering79230 309
Space Engineering1864 82

Doctoral candidates at our faculty

Completed doctorates

 20212020201920182017
female161013127
male6442575482
total8052706689