study programme

Bachelor degree courses

Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)
Electrical Engineering & Information Technology

Give your career a boost - with an internationally recognised degree of the FOM German-Sino School of Business & Technology! The FOM's first engineering cooperation programme is a milestone in the university's involvement with China.
During your German engineering university education you will be studying in Shenyang/China as well as in Essen/Germany. Your chances on the international labour markets will increase due to a double bachelor's degree.
The FOM study concept "3+1" comprises of eight semesters. You will complete your basic studies at the University of Shenyang in Shenyang/China. In the first year of studies the lectures will be held entirely by Chinese professors, in the second and third year of studies the lectures will be held by professors of the University of Shenyang as well as by professors of the FOM.

Career boost with the double bachelor's degree

The fourth year of the cooperation study programme will be held at the FOM University in Essen. There the lectures and seminars will be held in English by professors of the FOM. Proof that you have the required English language level will be provided by a test, for example IELTS (5.5 points) or TOEFEL (80 points). At the same time you will acquire the important skills to successfully apply for work internationally. In addition, you will work on your bachelor thesis in Essen.
Profit from the University's involvement with China, and boost your career with the double bachelor's degree. In addition, increase your chances by pursuing a master program at the FOM.

You will complete your bechelor studies in Electrical Engineering & Information Technology with the academic degree of Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.).

At a glance

University degree: Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.)
Form of studies: Full-time
Semester start: September of each year
Credit points: 180 ECTS credits
Accreditation: FIBAA

Where do you want to study?

Semester start: September of each year

Prerequisites for admission

The participants will be admitted by the Chinese universities to the cooperation study programme through the Chinese Gaokao (university entrance exam).

Aktuelle Stellenangebote unserer Kooperationspartner finden Sie zudem in der » FOM Stellenbörse.

Time models & Lecture times

Start im Wintersemester
Subject to changes: Lecture Times will remain the same throughout your study programme.
Semester breaks: August and second half of February
Study content / plan

Tuition fees

total cost The tuition fee is based on the enrolment fee and FOM's regular tuition fees, plus the fees of the cooperation university. For more information, please contact our Student Advisory Service.


The FOM University of Applied Sciences is accredited by the German Council for Science and Humanities for its special service to education and research and was the first private university in Germany to receive system-accreditation by the FIBAA in 2012. This seal of approval proves that the quality management of the FOM University meets the high standards of the Accreditation Council, the most important body for the quality of studies and education at German universities. In 2018 the FOM University received system-accreditation for further eight years. Thus, all courses of study offered by the FOM are accredited. A Bachelor’s degree from the FOM University in general enables entry to a subsequent Master study programme and then a PhD programme.

» Find out more about the accreditation of the courses of studies here.

Contact person

Lin Liu
Lin Liu
Director German-Sino School of Business & Technology
+49 201 81004-418