24 months
900 EUR/module
900 EUR/module
Tuition fee
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The Digitalization and Automation study programme at PFH Private University of Applied Sciences is aimed at graduates of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science and industrial engineering.


In the field of robotics, programming and technology, you will be introduced to new developments and future-oriented topics. The special features of the newly created curriculum are the advanced study contents and varied teaching activities, such as interactive lectures and practical experiments.

The future of Master's graduates is the digital, computerised and robotised world. You will develop a comprehensive understanding of digitalization and automation and your studies will prepare you in the best possible way to apply your knowledge in those fields.

The Digitalization and Automation study programme at PFH Private University of Applied Sciences lasts four semesters, in which you acquire the skills to work in companies in the area of engineering and data processing, but to also be a production manager, factory planner and strategic planner.

Your Benefits

  • Interdisciplinary study programme that includes engineering, data processing and management
  • Putting theory into practice through numerous projects and case studies
  • Completely in English and according to the latest industry requirements
  • Up-to-date content provided by professors with practical experience
  • Selected management content in the study programme
  • Individual support in small learning groups

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced knowledge in engineering and data processing
  • Project Management and Change Management
  • Sustainable Development
  • Digital Technologies
  • Industrial Automation and Robotics
  • Practice project
  • Master's thesis

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Possible to apply at any time. International applicants are advised to apply at least 3 months before the programme start.


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed university degree in (industrial) engineering, a technical-scientific area or a closely related subject

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    900 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 900 EUR per module during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    900 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 900 EUR per module during 24 months.
  • 700 Euro Tuition monthly for students and Alumni of PFH
  • 900 Euro Tuition monthly for all other applicants

Living costs for Stade

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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