Portfolio and departments
The university offers a portfolio of 46 study programmes in four departments (Weiden Business School, Mechanical Engineering / Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering / Media Production and Media Technology / Computer Sciences, Industrial Engineering and Health), which all reflect current developments in engineering and the economy.
The profile of the campus in Weiden is complemented by programmes in International and Digital Business Management, Medical Engineering and Industrial Technology Management. Both locations also offer consecutive Master's programmes.
OTH Amberg-Weiden cultivates a unique model of co-operations and partnerships with companies, guaranteeing a direct transfer of knowledge and experience between teaching and practice, science and the economy.
If you want to apply for admission to a programme at the OTH, either full-time or as part of an exchange programme, make sure that you choose the right programme and accommodation in Amberg or Weiden, respectively.
OTH Amberg-Weiden offers a broad portfolio of different programmes, focussing on up-to-date technical and economical developments.
To learn more about our programmes, take a look at the website on our study programmes.
The OTH Amberg-Weiden places strong emphasis on service. A staff-to-student ratio of 1:40 ensures excellent conditions for students. Discussions during lectures, small groups and close contact between students and staff are simply taken for granted. The university's Student Office, Study and Career Service and International Office are in close contact with applicants and students. They will help whenever a student needs information, support or guidance regarding studying or doing an internship abroad, especially with respect to application and admission procedures, scholarships and other funding opportunities.
The OTH is firmly rooted in the region of the Upper Palatinate, working in close collaboration with renowned regional, national and international businesses, which in turn benefit from the OTH’s expertise and innovative strength. The university has very close relationships with the 28 member companies of the PartnerCircle, a close network of the most renowned companies in the region. Together, they systematically promote research and knowledge transfer initiatives between the university and its regional partners.
These are your key benefits:
- Small student groups
- No tuition fees
- State-of-the-art infrastructure – library open 24/7 365 days a year
- Fast and easy contact with lecturers
- Close linking of theory and practice
- Top business contacts for optimal career opportunities during and after your studies
- Contact with partner universities worldwide
- Favourable rental prices and living costs
- Unfolding of personal and intellectual potentials
- Varied sports and leisure activities