Programmes of the Faculty of Applied Natural Sciences and Cultural Studies

Universiti Sains Malaysia

USM offers courses ranging from Natural Sciences, Applied Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences to Building Science and Technology, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Education. These are available at under - graduate and postgraduate levels to approximately 30,000 students at its 17 Academic Schools on the main campus in the island of Penang; 6 Schools at the Engineering Campus in Nibong Tebal (approximately 50km from the main campus); and 3 at the Health Campus in Kubang Kerian, Kelantan (approximately 300km from the main campus).

  • Remarks: Double Degree for Master Programme Electrical and Microsystems Engineering, semester abroad
  • For further information, visit the USM website or contact Mrs. Seebauer.

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman Malaysia

Established in 2002 with 411 students, today, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) offers 110 programmes in fields including Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Agriculture, Arts, Business and Economics, Creative Industries and Design, Engineering and Built Environment, Information and Communication Technology, Life and Physical Sciences, Mathematics and Process Management, Medicine and Health Sciences, and Social Science and Education to more than 26,000 students in its nine faculties, three institutes and three centers located in Sungai Long and the main campus in Kampar, which was awarded the Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (Malaysian Institute of Architects) gold award in the education category in 2013.

  • Remarks: Double Degree for Master Programme Electrical and Microsystems Engineering, semester abroad.
  • For further information, visit the UTAR website or contact Mrs. Seebauer.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP)

UniMAP is Malaysia’s 17th public institution of higher learning, which currently offers 38 undergraduate programmes in the field of engineering and technology to 13,488 students. Also 39 postgraduate programmes are offered leading to Masters and PhD degrees. UniMAP is located in Perlis at the Northern part of Malaysia’s west coast. Known as a place of escape from the frenzy of city life, Perlis offers the perfect environment to be able to succeed in the field of academia.

  • Remarks: Semester abroad for Master Programme Electrical and Microsystems Engineering.
  • For further information, visit the UniMAP website or contact Mrs. Seebauer.


The University of Orleans is characterized by its multidisciplinarity. It has 3 UFR Collegium, 1 university engineering school (Polytech Orleans), 4 University Institutes of Technology, 1 ESPE Center Val de Loire and the Observatory of Sciences of the Center Universe (OSUC). More than 18,000 students, including more than 2,000 international students, attend one of the university’s sites. The campus of Orléans is located 100 km from Paris, in the capital of the Center region, in the heart of the Loire Valley, a UNESCO heritage territory and famous for its castles. Its international reputation is growing year after year. Its capacity for innovation is reflected in the dynamism of its research and the transfer of technology to regional, national and international companies. Its education, rich in professional fields, is developing strong links with research. The reception and support mechanisms for the professional integration of students contribute to making the University of Orléans a major player in territorial develop.

University of Shanghai for Science and Technology (USST)

With its six main disciplines, including engineering and science, USST is one of Shanghai’s Key Universities that receive a high level of support from the Municipal Government. It has been ranked among the top 10 universities with focus on scientific and technological research nationwide as it is particularly strong in the fields of engineering, technology and management science. The main campus, consisting of large historical buildings, is located in the Northeast of Downtown Shanghai.

  • Remarks: Semester abroad for Bachelor Programme Microsystems Engineering/Specialization Optoelectronics.
  • For further information, visit the USST website or contact Mrs. Seebauer.

University of South-Eastern Norway (USN)

USN was established as a university on the 4th of May 2018.

We are approximately 18,000 students and 1,600 staff, spread over eight campuses: Drammen, Vestfold, Kongsberg, Ringerike, Bø, Notodden, Porsgrunn and Rauland.

USN aims to have a regional foundation, and with eight campuses, we have a strong and clear presence in one of Norway’s most exciting and dynamic regions.

USN was established on 1 January 2016, when Buskerud and Vestfold University College merged with Telemark University College.

  • Remarks: Semester abroad for Master Programme Electrical and Microsystems Engineering and Bachelor Programmes Microsystems Engineering; Thesis in a laboratory of USN


Additional Partner Universities for Engineering



Mar del Plata

Universidad Nacional del Mar del Plata


San Juan

Universidad Nacional de San Juan




Victoria University


University oft he Sunshine Coast





Belo Horizone

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerias




Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María


Universidad del Bio-Bio




North China Institute of Aerospace Engineering




Universidad EAN




VIA University College



Kuopio/ Varkaus

Savonia University of Applied Sciences



Clermont Ferrand

Université Blaise Pascal Clermont II



Universite`Jean Monnet/ IUT de Roanne





Koforidua Polytechnic




Vellore Engineering College




Universita degli Studi di Brescia


Universita degli Studi di Modena




Soongsil University




Universidad Autónoma de Aguascalientes   




University of Southeastern Norway




Universidad Nacional de Ingeniera




Polytechnic Institute of Viseu




Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu




School of Engineering Jonköping University




Haute Ecole Spécialisée de Suisse Occidentale (HES_SO)


ZHAW Zürcher Hochschule für Angewandte Wissenschaften





Universidad Politecnica de Valencia/ Escuela Politecnica Superior de Alcoy



Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya UPC (EUETIB)


Universidad de Deusto



Universidad Miguel Hernandez de Elche


Universidad de Jaén

La Coruna

Universidad de La Coruna





Aksaray University


Please visit the website of the International Office for further information.

Infineon Technologies AG

Infineon Technologies AG is one of the world’s leading companies in semiconductor solutions and is therefore also involved in automotive business, industrial power control, power management and has a division for chip card and security technologies. With its system solutions Infineon contributes to a better future, making our world greener and more efficient. In the 2017 fiscal year, the company reported sales of around €7.1 billion with about 37,500 employees worldwide. Infineon is also listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

  • Remarks: OTH Regensburg cooperates with Infineon in Germany and Malaysia. Infineon offers students internships or to write their thesis in Germany and Malaysia.
  • For further information contact Mrs. Seebauer.

Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH

Osram has established a good reputation in semiconductor technologies worldwide. The company dedicates itself to developing innovative lighting solutions, providing automotive lighting as well as professional & industrial applications and digital lighting systems. Offering a variety of career paths Osram is also a popular employer.

  • Remarks: OTH Regensburg cooperates with Osram in Germany and Malaysia. Osram offers students internships or to write their thesis in Germany and Malaysia.
  • For further information contact Mrs. Seebauer.

Airbus Manching

Airbus is a global leader in aeronautics, space and related services. In 2016, it generated revenues of € 67 billion with around 134,000 employees. Their location in Manching is known for aerial systems. The research and development activities in the field of unmanned aerial systems make Manching the approved location for development and innovation in Germany.

  • Remarks: Partner in Research and Development

Ketek GmbH

With its headquarter in Munich, Ketek is the world’s leading manufacturer of Silicon Drift Detectors, which are used in an almost infinite number of industrial material analysis applications. The company is offering solutions for their analytical devices and applications, to customers all over the world.

Ketek has been certified by TÜV Management Services for the integration of a quality management system for “manufacturing and development of semiconductors, detector systems and corresponding electronics.”

  • Remarks: Partner in Research and Development

Thyracont Vacuum Instruments GmbH

Thyracont Vacuum Instruments GMBH is a private, medium sized company with their headquarter in Passau, Germany. Its products exclusively originate from own developments. For years Thyracont has received excellent rating marks. The company provides intelligent vacuum systems for various fields of application and also partners up with customers to fulfill specific product requirements.

  • Remarks: Partner in Research and Development

Continental AG

Continental AG is a German company working in the automotive supply industry with its headquarter in Hannover, employing about 220.000 people at 400 locations all over the world. Having started out as a tire manufacturer, Continental is now the second biggest car parts supplier worldwide. The Company is listed on the Frankfurt stock exchange.

  • Remarks: Partner in Research and Development

Sun-Yat-sen-University, China

Sun Yat-sen University, founded by Dr. Sun Yat-sen and with an educational tradition spanning over 100 years, is a preeminent research, academic and cultural center and the premier location for talent development in South China. Under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Education of the People’s Republic of China, and strongly supported by both the Ministry and Guangdong Province, Sun Yat-sen University has developed into a modern comprehensive university that enjoys a reputation as a top-tier university nationally and a renowned university internationally. With five campuses in the three cities of Guangzhou, Zhuhai and Shenzhen, and ten affiliated hospitals, the University is striving to become a world-class university and global center of learning.  

  • Remarks: Partner in Research

Institut Josef Stefan, Slowenia 

Josef Jožef Stefan Institute is the leading Slovenian scientific research institute, covering a broad spectrum of basic and applied research. The staff of more than 960 specializes in natural sciences, life sciences and engineering.  
The subjects concern production and control technologies, communication and computer technologies, knowledge technologies, biotechnologies, new materials, environmental technologies, nanotechnologies, and nuclear engineering. 
The mission of the Jožef Stefan Institute is the accumulation - and dissemination - of knowledge at the frontiers of natural science and technology to the benefit of society at large through the pursuit of education, learning, research, and development of high technology at the highest international levels of excellence. 

  • Remarks: Partner in Research  

Tokio University of Science, Japan 

Tokyo University of Science founded in 1881, is one of the oldest private universities of science  
and technology in Japan.  Rooted in a strong sense of ethics, scientists and engineers at TUS strive to solve global challenges and make the world a better place through science. 

  • Remarks: Partner in Research

Below you find a list of our partner Universities. Please be aware that places are limited. We encourage our students to apply at a foreign university with a comparable study program as free movers. 

Also visit the website of the International Office for further information.


Buenos Aires

Universidad de Ciencas Empresariales y Sociales






Unijorge - Centro Universitário Jorge Amado




Libertas International University


Czech Republic


Ceské Budejovice

College of European and Regional Studies 




Tallin University – Institute of Political Science and Governance





Université de Picarde Jules Verne



  Université Paris-Est Créteil Val de Marne



Atma Jaya Catholic University






Universita degli Studi di Padova




École de Gouvernance et d’Economie de Rabat




Universidad Católica santo Toribio de Mogrovejo





Universitatea Babes-Bolyai






Singapore Institute of Technology






University of Ljubljana






VNU University of Engineering and Technology - Vietnam National University



University of Glasgow, Charles University and Dublin City University

OTH Regensburg is Associate Partner in the The International Master in Security, Intelligence and Strategic Studies (IMSISS).