Degree programme profile


  • General university entrance qualification
  • Subject-related university entrance qualification (also conveyed by the GJU pre-year)
  • Advanced technical college entrance qualification or entrance qualification for a Bachelor's degree programme at universities of applied sciences recognized by law or by the competent state authority
  • German language skills; Required German certificates:
    • At beginning of the study programme: At least B1 (CEFR)
    • By the end of the fourth semester at the latest: B2 (CEFR)
    Note: It is assumed that a language level of C1 is required to pass the German language modules, which is why the GJU language courses also aim for this level.
  • English language skills; Requirements:
    • At least B2 English certificate (or TOEFL: at least 72) prior to the GJU pre-year
    • If no relevant English certificate is present at the pre-year enrollment time:
      Successful passing of the placement test offered by the GJU (demonstration of English language skills at B2 level or level that can be raised to B2 by a single regular GJU English course
      Note: Affected students must expect to carry an overload in this respect! Admission in the German programme requires the submission of one relevant English language certificate at the time of application at THWS.

More information about German and English exams and certificates recognized by THWS


  • Passed exams at the German Language Center of the GJU will be accepted as proof.
  • Arabic language skills are an advantage for practical components in the second semester, but not mandatory.

Programme type Full-time
  • Pre-year: English
  • Semester 1 and 2: English
  • Semester 4: English and German
  • Semester 5 to 7: German
Duration of studies Pre-year plus seven semesters
Credit Points 210
Study location
  • Pre-year: German Jordan University (GJU), Amman, Jordan
  • Semester 1 to 4: German Jordan University (GJU), Amman, Jordan
  • Semester 5 to 7: Technical University for Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt (THWS), Schweinfurt, Germany
Start of studies Winter semester (start date GJU)
Course of study
  • Pre-year
  • Three semesters with basic modules
  • Three semesters with advanced modules
  • Two modules for application and practice

Please visit the course of study page for more information.

Programme structure
  • Mandatory modules for all students
  • Practical semester (internship)
  • Specialised electives
  • General elective
  • Bachelor´s thesis
Degree Bachelor of Engineering (B. Eng.) (German study programme)
Tuition fees

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Application period Applications for the pre-year through GJU, more info coming soon