Automotive Engineering

With a BSc in automotive engineering, you will know the ins and outs of developing efficient, secure and sustainable mobility.

In this programme, you will

  • receive the best hands-on training in Switzerland, offered only at the Bern University of Applied Sciences in Biel;
  • acquire skills related to all methods of mobility, from cars and trains to agricultural and construction machines, lifts and aeroplanes;
  • gain specialist knowledge in vehicle technology and construction minors;
  • gain additional qualifications, thanks to our programme’s bilingual structure (German/French);
  • gain insights into everyday practice by completing various projects and your bachelor’s thesis in cooperation with industry partners;
  • enjoy excellent career opportunities in all fields related to the car and other forms of mobility.


  • Title/Degree Bachelor of Science (BSc)
  • Specialisations Vehicle technology, Vehicle construction
  • Mode of study Full-time (6 semesters), part-time: yearly alternation between studies and employment
  • Start date Calendar week 38
  • Application deadline 31 July
  • ECTS credits 180 ECTS credits
  • Teaching language Bilingual (German and French)
  • Location Biel, Vauffelin, Nidau
  • School School of Engineering and Computer Science

Study language

This degree programme is offered in German and French.

For detailed information, please go to these pages.

Bachelor modules in English

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