to Hochschule Kaiserslautern - University of Applied Sciences. More than 5600 students and around 160 full-time professors study, teach and do research within five departments:

Applied Logistics and Polymer Sciences
Building and Design
Business Administration
Computer Sciences / Microsystems Technology

Numerous partnerships with national and international institutions and enterprises guarantee practice-oriented studies and a high academic quality.


in English

At present we offer the following degree programs in English:

Financial Service Management (M.A.) (on campus Zweibrücken)

International Management and Finance (Master/double degree) (on campus Zweibrücken)

Mechanical Engineering / Mechatronics (M. Eng.). (on campus Kaiserslautern)

Product Refinement (M.Sc.)  (on campus Pirmasens)

The non-degree International Management Program  (on campus Zweibrücken) is a set of english-taught courses offered every Winter Semester (October till February) especially for our partner universities' undergraduate students (typically ERASMUS+).

Furthermore, within the german-taught programmes it may be possible to do project and thesis work in English. Please contact the international coordinators of the relevant departments.

in German

A list of all (German-spoken) degree programmes can be found here. If you are interested to study as a guest student, proceed to the International Office. If you are interested to study the full programme, we expect you to be able to read German and proceed here.


International Office

The International Office promotes academic mobility and maintains partnerships with renowned universities around the globe. incoming/outgoing students and staff.

Research and Development

Research and development at Kaiserslautern University of Applied Sciences is largely oriented on applicability, and is carried out almost exclusively in cooperation with companies. In this context, the University is available as a partner especially to local businesses, where the supervision of student work in the companies means that very many people are actively involved in the transfer of knowledge and technology....  [more]

Facts and Figures

A quick overview of our university can be found here as well as some key figures on our size and activities.