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Bachelor Renewable Energies and Environmental Engineering

For a CO2-neutral world: Study with us and you can help design the path towards fossil fuels being replaced as the main energy source and most waste being recycled.

Innovative technology for a sustainable future: You will learn to meet the challenges of the future with high-tech solutions.

The big picture: We will give you a comprehensive perspective on the two disciplines of power and environmental engineering.

The Key Points at a Glance


Bachelor of Science FHO (University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland) in Energy and Environmental Engineering

Course duration

6 full-time semesters
10 part-time semesters or as per your self-designed schedule

ECTS points


Course focus

  • Renewable energies: solar technology, photovoltaics, wind energy, hydrogen and fuel cells, heat pumps and geothermal energy, hydro power, biomass and biogas, building technology and construction physics
  • Environmental technology: waste technologies and recycling, water treatment, air pollution control, eco-management and environmental economics

Fields of activity

Development and optimisation of systems and processes in energy supply, building technology, water treatment and waste management

Teaching language

German, selected modules also in English


Rapperswil campus