Department Awards and Scholarships


Dr. Höfler doctoral prize

Best dissertation at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering with production, measurement or control engineering objectives, donated by the Dr.-Ing. W. Höfler Foundation

Dr.-Ing. W. Höfler Prizes

Eight prizes, donated by the Dr.-Ing. W. Höfler Foundation.
One prize each for the best master thesis in one of the following fields:

  • Conveying technology / logistics
  • Construction
  • measurement and control technology
  • Product development
  • Production Engineering
  • Fluid Machinery
  • Thermodynamics
  • Materials Engineering
Faculty Teaching Award Mechanical Engineering "Fritz Weidenhammer Prize":

Award for outstanding teaching

Boysen Foundation Award

For the best dissertation on the subject of environmental technology, donated by the Friedrich and Elisabeth Boysen Foundation


For the four best Bachelor's degrees, donated by Schäffle

Irene-Rosenberg Prize

Best Master's degree of a female graduate in mechanical engineering, sponsored by Robert Bosch GmbH


A prize for outstanding achievements in the German-French engineering course

Manfred Hirschvogel Prize

For the best dissertation MACH in the field of Global Production Systems and Production Management, sponsored by the Frank Hirschvogel Foundation

Redtenbacher Prize

Best Master's degree in mechanical engineering, sponsored by the KSB Foundation

We award three outstanding students for their commitment and performance with the Roland-Mack-Scholarship.

Student Prizes

Two prizes for special services to the interests of the students