Carl Benz School of Engineering at KIT

In the heart of Karlsruhe, Germany, international students learn Mechanical Engineering taught by world class professors and receive training from industry giants like Daimler and Bosch.


Undergraduate Students:
Average 1st Year Class Size:



50-60 students

The Carl Benz School of Engineering is the Mechanical Engineering College of the world-class German university, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Students who choose CBS are heading to one of the best universities for Mechanical Engineering worldwide. The program combines excellent lectures with small class sizes, direct contact to professors and an early contact with industry.

Join the CBS for German engineering excellence fully taught in English.


IB Grades

UFP Grades

Selective to Highly Selective

31 points total, HL Maths, 2 languages at least A/A either level or A either level and B HL (direct entry)

Education Model

Internships within degree

Study Abroad available

Singe subject focus Mechanical Engineering



Tuition Cost

Financial Aid

14,300€ EU
17,300€ non-EU
Scholarships in Germany run through the DAAD


Electronic/Electrical Engineering

World Top 100

Mechanical Engineering

World Top 50


Materials Science

World Top 50

World Rankings = QS World Subject Rankings 2020
Please note that rankings do not exist for all subjects

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