Welcome to the 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. 

Carl Benz School, Application Portal
Online Application Portal now active

You can now apply to our English-taught B.Sc. program in Mechanical Engineering (International) at the Carl Benz School of Engineering for a start in the winter semester 2022/2023! Our Online Application Portal is now active from December until April 30th, 2022.


Don’t forget to book your exclusive spot for the CBS College Program in parallel to save one of our limited spots.

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Join us in CBS College Program!

The CBS College Program was developed over the past 20 years to provide international students the tools, skills, and experiences they need to achieve academic and professional success. To ensure your exclusive participation, please follow the steps on the College Program Application Portal. You can register for the College Program at any time. 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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Carl Benz School, Career Workshops
Career Workshops

The dates for the Career Guidance Workshops for our students are now online for the winter semester 2021/2022. As part of the College Program, the CBS’s Career Guidance team offers students several workshops and events each semester. Take a look at the workshops and excursions being offered this semester and don't miss out to register to save your spot.

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Our Summer Programs in 2022

Striving to be an engineer? Then our Summer Programs might be the perfect fit for you! The Carl Benz School of Engineering offers two Summer Programs: the CBS Summer School in Karlsruhe, Germany and the Summer Engineering Academy in Suzhou, China. Each year, the Summer Programs provide international high school students with a passion for mathematics, physics and technics, an exciting inside view on Engineering studies in Germany. Take a look at our dates for 2022.




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Carl Benz School, Information Winter Semester 2021/2022
Winter semester start on October 18th

The winter semester 2021/2022 began on Monday, October 18th, 2021 and will be characterized by the return of in-person events on campus. Please note that hybrid courses, which began online, may transition to being held fully or partially in-person throughout the course of the winter semester. There is no guarantee that the hybrid courses will be available in a virtual learning format for the entirety of the winter semester. (KIT, October 11th, 2021)



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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!


View the current KIT Covid-19 regulations