Welcome to Carl Benz School of Engineering

As part of the worldwide renowned Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), the Carl Benz School offers a high quality undergraduate Bachelor program as well as Summer Schools in Mechanical Engineering in a college like structure. The international programs are taught in English and perfectly prepare students from all over the world for engineering careers. Carl Benz School College Program students furthermore benefit from individual study and career guidance as well as exclusive on-campus housing in one of the safest regions worldwide. 

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Join us in CBS College Program 2021!

To ensure your participation in the exclusive College Program after applying to Mechanical Engineering (International), please follow the steps on the College Program Application Portal. Please note that participation in the College Program is only possible, if you have received admissions for B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering (International) from KIT. 



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Summer Engineering Academy 2021

The Summer Engineering Academy 2021 takes place in a hybrid format at the KIT branch in Suzhou, China and is a great opportunity to gain first impressions of studying engineering and to learn more about a possible future career in the field of Mechanical Engineering! Apply today until June 30th, 2021 to join us.



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Our CBS Summer Schools 2021

Take a sneak-peek into the fascinating world of Engineering and join our virtual CBS Summer Schools 2021 with great online lectures and workshops.The registration for the CBS Summer Schools is now open until May 31st, 2021. Save your spot today!


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Career Guidance Workshops

The Carl Benz School offers several career guidance workshops throughout the year for College Program Participants. We have just announced our dates for the summer semester 2021. Join us to learn more about application documents, German business culture and profit from interview training to best prepare you for your future career.


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A gentle start into the academic life

From the first semester onward, each student of the Carl Benz School participating in the CBS College Program, is assigned a personal mentor. Experienced, young doctoral researchers of selected institutes of the Department of Mechanical Engineering conduct the Mentoring Program.



About the mentoring program
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Smart Projects in the CBS College Program

The Smart Projects are an integral part of the CBS College Program experience that combine academic study with practical experience to develop a versatile academic and professional profile. SmartFactory@Industry, SmartCoop@KIT and SmartScience@KIT are exclusive training programs with partner companies, academic institutes and more.



Our exclusive training programs
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Latest information about COVID-19

The CBS is aware of the current COVID-19 situation and prepared to react appropriately. Even if COVID-19 persists, all programs will run as planned on site, online, or in hybrid format in accordance with local and national regulations. Take a look at the latest information regarding the current situation. One thing is certain: We are still here for you!


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