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Bachelor Mechanical Engineering | Innovation

Practical studies: You will directly apply what you learn and get an insight into the professional world. Your lecturers maintain a constant dialogue with the industry and science sectors.

From idea to finished product: You will be given a comprehensive basis in the methodology – and apply it to implement your own ideas.

A wide range of career options: Many sectors are open to you as a graduate. 

The Key Points at a Glance


Bachelor of Science OST (University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland) in Mechanical Engineering

Course duration

Full-time: 6 semesters
Part-time: usually 8-10 semesters

ECTS points


Course focus

  • Product development
  • Plastics technology
  • Automation and robotics
  • Simulation technology
  • Operational management and maintenance
  • Digitization in industry

Fields of activity

Process and material development, innovation, conception, design, mechatronic development, production, testing, commissioning and project management of machines and plants of various sizes in all sectors of the industry

Teaching language



Rapperswil campus