The Technical University of Lübeck (THL) offers a variety of courses (including online and international) in four technical departments for almost 5000 students. Applied business-related research stands for the University of Applied Sciences Lübeck equivalent to an excellent practical teaching. The Technische Hochschule Lübeck sees itself as a trainer of suitably qualified young academics and as an innovation driver for knowledge and technology-based products and services.
The entire renewable energy sector is a growth market that has an increased need for skilled workers, especially in recent years. Qualifications offered at the TH Lübeck in this area include the master's degree programs "Mechanical Engineering" and "Applied Information Technology" and the bachelor degree courses in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Physical Technology as well as "Energy Systems and Automation", "Regenerative Energies Online" and "Energy and Building Engineering ".
The "Competence and Science Center for Intelligent Energy Utilization (WiE)" has existed since 2013 and bundles R & D competencies in the field of modern energy supply and energy industry across all disciplines. The WiE is also a partner in the project NEW 4.0.