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  • Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg
  • Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg
  • Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg

Nuremberg Tech – Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm

Nuremberg Tech – Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm

With an almost 200 years tradition, Nuremberg Tech is a University of Applied Sciences with a strong practical focus on both academic education and research activities. Twelve faculties offer accredited bachelor's and master's degree programmes, including part-time programmes for professionals, certificate programmes and dual system options.

Nuremberg Tech is one of the largest universities of applied sciences in Germany with more than 13,000 students. We are developing ideas for the world of today and tomorrow – and researching to find solutions to society’s most challenging questions. As one of the most research-intensive of all Bavarian universities of applied sciences and a leader in third-party funds, Nuremberg Tech maintains excellent ties with local and international companies and is an important driver of innovation in the Nuremberg metropolitan area.

The wide variety of fields of study and our practical orientation allows us to pursue the technical, economic, societal and creative challenges of our time and to provide our graduates access to excellent professional prospects.

Nuremberg Tech is a global player with partnerships with 160 institutions of higher education around the world. This facilitates international exchange programmes and benefits our approximately 1,400 international students from 100 nations. With its all-round services and English-taught programmes, Nuremberg Tech is an attractive place for international students.


  • Applied Chemistry
  • Applied Mathematics, Physics and Humanities
  • Architecture
  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering, Precision Engineering, Information Technology
  • Design
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering and Building Services Engineering
  • Process Engineering
  • Social Sciences
  • Nuremberg School of Health


Degree Courses

View full list of degree courses at Nuremberg Tech

Nuremberg Tech also offers a number of international degree courses in English.

View the full list of international degree courses

Please note: A timely application through the online portal is also necessary for courses of study with unrestricted admission, or else enrolment is not possible.

Contact Address and Useful Links

Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm
International Office
Wassertorstrasse 8
D-90489 Nürnberg
Tel. +49 (0) 911 5880-4117

International Office at Nuremberg Tech
Career Service at Nuremberg Tech (in German)
Accomodation in Nuremberg (in German)


Nuremberg is the second-largest Bavarian city and fourteenth largest municipality in Germany. Particularly after the EU eastern enlargement, the city has profited from its central location within the European economic region. With 500.000 inhabitants, Nuremberg is the economic, services and cultural center of Northern Bavaria and the center of the Nuremberg Metropolitan Region with about 3.5 million inhabitants.

International Touch
The percentage of foreign nationals of over 18 per cent living in this open-minded metropolis is well above the average for Bavaria and the Federal Republic. Nuremberg citizens from all nationalities live together in an atmosphere characterized by tolerance and peacable co-existence. The city maintains international relations to 14 sister cities.

Business Community
Since the 1970s, Nuremberg has transformed itself into a service center with high growth rates in the fields of innovative services, focusing on engineering and economic consultancy, market research, facility management and e-business.

City of Trade Fairs
Nuremberg is one of Europe's fastest growing trade fair locations. Every year, over 1.2 million people visit about 100 events and about 50 specialist trade fairs and congresses, including the world's largest specialist trade fair for toys.

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