Deggendorf Institute of Technology

4.3 out of 5 (53 ratings / 39 reviews) Deggendorf, Germany
The Deggendorf Institute of Technology (DIT) strives for academic excellence and indeed ranks among the best universities of applied sciences in Germany. Founded in 1994, it is a young, modern and excellently equipped university offering relevant and practical courses set in a friendly, relaxed and safe environment.



The Deggendorf Institute of Technology (DIT), founded in 1994, has quickly become one of the most pioneering and advanced universities of applied sciences in Germany.


DIT is committed to producing global graduates with international degrees: 120 partner universities around the world provide students with many opportunities to gain experience and earn credits towards their degree through foreign exchange semesters, internships and double-degree studies abroad.Additionally, great value is placed in German language training which is tremendously beneficial for international students, helping them integrate easily into the Bavarian lifestyle.


DITs work in pioneering research is the reason for many collaborations with both local and international business and industry. This research is undertaken by staff and students in the labs of our seven technology centres dotted around Deggendorf, often with the support of additional research partners throughout Europe. The Deggendorf Institute of Technology is one of the most successful universities in the German area, as shown by appropriate placements in university rankings.

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Student services

  • Campus café and canteen
  • Library and copy shop
  • Career service with online job board
  • Elective subjects
  • International office
  • Computer centre
  • Language centre
  • Student union
  • Sports programme
  • Clubs and societies

Housing services

The majority of DITs international students live in the ten student apartment blocks, which are within easy walking distance of campus and all other amenities in town. Most of these flats are in student parks which are attractive low level apartment blocks consisting of small, modern and newly built flats for single occupation, although other options are available.

Library services

University library include:

  • OPAC Deggendorf
  • OPAC Pfarrkirchen

ICT services

The computer centre is located on campus, on the 2nd floor of building G, directly above the library.All students will receive a user ID for the duration of their studies. This gives you access to internet (on- and offsite), to your personal email account, as well as to other course related services and information. 

Student Life

Campus life

The main campus in Deggendorf is based around a modern, central courtyard with water features and a hovering deck, where staff and students enjoy the relaxed atmosphere whilst having lunch, socializing, revising or just hanging-out. A range of events are held in the campus courtyard every year, with the largest being a popular summer open-air music festival. Most importantly, all 6 faculties and all service centres for our 5700 students are based on our compact campus, creating an open, friendly and communicative environment among staff, students and professors. 

Sports facilities

University sports are open to all students and staff, focusing on popular recreational sports for relaxation after a busy day of studying and research. Competitive participants have the opportunity to compete at university championships in one of our teams or as an individual. Sporting activities are held at locations provided by external organizations and clubs.

Student clubs

Universities make studies, academics and research possible; Student services, on the other hand, help students to manage their everyday student life:

  • they provide food and beverages in the Cafeteria and Café;
  • they provide support in the search for apartments, rooms and private rooms;
  • they process application forms for BAföG ;
  • they sponsor culturally involved students;
  • they issue the German-French social ID card for German students who wish to study in France;
  • they organize the German-French Exchange Program for students and employees in collaboration with C.R.O.U.S. Clermont-Ferrand; and finally,
  • they provide information and support for fincancial, social and personal problems and/or issues.


DIT ranks among the top universities of applied sciences in Germany. All undergraduate and postgraduate courses are fully accredited to international standards either by ASIIN e.V or FIBAA.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Being an international student, I really loved the experience I had these years. I'm very excited with the Master modules and experienced best international culture. I only miss the working in practical laboratory due to unavailability of labs for my master's.

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