Studierende der Maschinentechnik neben einer Fräsmaschine

Bachelor's degree program in Mechanical Engineering and Innovation

Study with a practical focus: you will have the opportunity to apply what you have learned immediately and gain insights into the professional world. Your lecturers are in constant contact with industry and science.
From idea to finished product: you will learn the methodology comprehensively and thoroughly – and apply it to implement your own ideas.
Broad career path: as an engineer, you will have many doors open to you in a variety of sectors. 

Program at a glance


Bachelor of Science OST in Mechanical Engineering

Program start

every September in week 38

Duration of studies

6 semesters full time
8-10 Semester part time (from Fall Semester '24)

Focal study topics

  • Product Development
  • Plastics Engineering
  • Automation and Robotics
  • Simulation Technology
  • Digitalization

Deadline for registration

Apply by April 30 of the current year.


Rapperswil-Jona campus


Prof. Hanspeter Keel
Program director Mechanical Engineering and Innovation

+41 58 257 43 55