Mechanical Engineering | Innovation

Why Study Mechanical Engineering | Innovation at HSR?

A unique degree course

Your studies will combine classic mechanical engineering with innovation methodology.

A wide range of career options

Many sectors are open to you as a graduate. 

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.

Develop new solutions

Find answers to the questions of the future as a mechanical engineer.

Tailored and career-focused design

You will select a career-specific profile or set your individual focus in the third year of your degree programme.

From idea to finished product

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

The Key Points at a Glance

QualificationBachelor of Science FHO (University of Applied Sciences of Eastern Switzerland) in Mechanical Engineering
Course duration

6 full-time semesters

10 part-time semesters or as per your self-designed schedule
ECTS points180
Course focus
  • Product development
  • Plastics technology
  • Automation and robotics
  • Simulation technology
  • Management and maintenance
  • Mechanical engineering IT
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


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