Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (EIT)

The Electrical Engineering and Information Technology degree course imparts fundamental knowledge and skills in the classical engineering disciplines of mathematics, physics, computer science and electrical engineering. In the main course period from the 4th semester onwards, it is possible to choose a specialisation in one of the following fields: drive technology, automation technology/industrial IT, electronics, energy supply, engineering informatics and communications and wireless systems. The courses offered in the degree programme are tailored to the requirements of modern industry and enable graduates to work independently and creatively according to scientific methods.


More information about the E-Campus



Brief overview

  • Degree

    Bachelor of Engineering (BEng)

  • Start of studies

    Summer and winter semester

  • Form of study

    Full-time and part-time

  • Admissions procedure

    free admission

  • Field of interest
    Electrical engineering, Engineering sciences, Technology

You not only want to know how things work ...

... You want to develop your own future-oriented technical solutions for the world of tomorrow:

Be it intelligent apps or new types of turbines for regenerative energy production. Or maybe it is automotive engineering that drives you. Whatever visions you have for the future: With a degree in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (EIT) at the Hochschule Hannover - University of Applied Sciences and Arts, you will lay an excellent foundation for this. Why? Read more...

Course contents

The seven-semester Bachelor’s degree course in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology is divided into a first part with a standard period of study of three semesters and a second part with a standard period of study of four semesters.

Fields of specialisation

Qualification objectives

StudyFLEX: the non-intensive study programme

In StudyFLEX, you can complete your engineering degree course a little slower. Because in StudyFLEX, the first semester is stretched to two semesters and the original seven-semester programme is designed to last eight semesters, so you gain a little more time.

Course spokesperson

Why did you decide to study EIT?

»Secure career prospects; a subject area that will remain interesting and exciting in the future; social recognition; in-depth knowledge far beyond school education.«

Sebastian Stelljes
Sebastian Stelljes

»I am taking part in the 2plus3 programme: After four semesters at Zhejiang University of Science and Technology (ZUST) in Hangzhou, PR China, I have the opportunity to obtain a German-Chinese double degree at the Hochschule Hannover (Hanover University of«

Jun Zhao
Jun Zhao

Have we aroused your interest?

We are pleased that you are interested in studying at Faculty I - Electrical Engineering and Information Technology.
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