Medical Engineering

medizintechnikErlangen has distinguished itself as Germany’s capital of Medicine. Siemens Healthineers, one of the world’s largest industrial enterprises in this field, is headquartered in Erlangen.

Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU) has long pursued cutting-edge research in Medical Engineering.

Within the Medical Engineering programme, Materials Science is involved in the study branch “Medical Device Engineering, Production Technology and Prosthetics.” Here, it provides the basis for research on innovative biocompatible materials such as artificial bone for implants and prosthetics.

For in-depth information, visit the programme website.


Examination regulations and study guide:

MT examination regulations (as amended February 2014)

General Examination Regulations for the Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes at the Faculty of Engineering (as amended August 2015)

Study Guide



Student Advisory Service

Claudia Barnickel, M. A.

  • Job title: beurlaubt bis 15.03.21
  • Organization: Department of Computer Science
  • Working group: Department Administration Computer Science
  • Address:
    Martensstr. 3
    Room 02.158
    91058 Erlangen
  • Phone number: +49 9131 85-67337
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