Rescue Engineering (Master’s program)

Rettungsingenieure bei der Arbeit mit komplexen Simulationsprogrammen (Image: Labor für Großschadenslagen/FH Köln)

Building on their undergraduate training, students of the Master’s program in Rescue Engineering obtain a specialized skill set allowing them to develop innovative and efficient concepts in hazard control and prevention as well as safety engineering. The program is offered by the Faculty of Process Engineering, Energy and Mechanical Systems.

Further information on the Master's program in Rescue Engineering is available in German: Rettungsingenieurwesen (Master)

At a Glance

Category Description
Program Rescue Engineering 
Degree Master of Science (M.Sc.) 
Type of program Full-time program 
Beginning of program Summer semester and winter semester 
Program duration 3 semesters 
Credits 90 ECTS credits 
Language of instruction German 
Campus Deutz Campus  
Specializations Rescue Engineering 
Restricted admission No 
Accreditation Internal accreditation based on institutional accreditation standards, until Sep 30, 2026